Homomorphic Encryption: Theory and Application

Author: Cody Tinker, Computer Engineering BSMS


Homomorphic Encryption is an encryption scheme that describes a method of performing operations on encrypted data without the need to first decrypt the data. The features of a fully homomorphic encryption scheme are very promising, however, there are many obstacles to still overcome before a fully homomorphic scheme becomes pratical to use in pratice. This paper explores the theory behind homomorphic encryption. In addition, the results of a homomorphically AES circuit is explored to evaluate the proof-of-concept performance of a homomprhic encryption application.


Presentations and Paper

Presentation: Introduction to Homomorphic Encryption
Presentation: Homomorphic Encryption:Theory and Application
Paper: Homomorphic Encryption:Theory and Application


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