Graduate Course Descriptions

The following directory lists the graduate courses which the University expects to offer, although the University in no way guarantees that all such courses will be offered in any given academic year, and reserves the right to alter the list if conditions warrant. Click on the links below for a list of courses in that subject area. You may then click “View Classes” to see scheduled classes for individual courses.

5451. Introduction to Hardware Security and Trust

3.00 credits

Prerequisites: ECE 3401. This course and ECE 4451 may not both be taken for credit.

Grading Basis: Graded

Fundamental hardware security and trust issues related to integrated circuits. Cryptographic hardware, physical and invasive attacks, side-channel attacks, physically unclonable functions, hardware-based true random number generators, watermarking of Intellectual Property (IP) blocks, FPGA security, IC/IP piracy, access control, hardware Trojan detection and prevention in IP cores and integrated circuits.

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