Francisco Rodríguez-Henríquez

Francisco Rodríguez-Henríquez
Researcher CINVESTAV 3-D
Department of Computer Science
Av. IPN No. 2508 Col. San Pedro Zacatenco
Mexico, D.F. 07360. MEXICO
Level in the National System of Researchers: 3
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Phone:  +52 55 5747 3800 x 6570
Fax:   +52 55 5747 3757

Excelencia en Investigación

y Posgrado


· PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Oregon State University, USA, 2000.

· MSc in Electronics Engineering, National Institute of Astrophysics, Optics and Electronics (INAOE), Mexico, 1992.

· BSc in Electronics Engineering, BUAP, Mexico, 1989.

Research Interests

His major research interests are in public key and symmetric cryptography, computer arithmetic, finite fields, reconfigurable hardware implementations, information security, and mobile computing. Within his research group, he has developed a variety of cores for efficiently implementing relevant cryptographic algorithms and finite field arithmetic in reconfigurable hardware platforms.

Keywords:  cryptography, computer arithmetic, reconfigurable hardware implementations, mobile computing information security.


Selected Publications

1. Gora Adj, Isaac Canales-Martı́nez, Nareli Cruz Cortés, Alfred Menezes, Thomaz Oliveira, Luis Rivera-Zamarripa, Francisco Rodrı́guez-Henrı́quez: “Computing discrete logarithms in cryptographically-interesting characteristic-three finite fields”. Adv. in Math. of Comm. 12(4): 741-759 (2018).

2. Armando Faz-Hernández, Julio López Hernández, Eduardo Ochoa-Jiménez, Francisco Rodrı́guez-Henrı́quez: “A Faster Software Implementation of the Supersingular Isogeny Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange Protocol”. IEEE Trans. Computers 67(11): 1622-1636 (2018).

3. Sanjit Chatterjee, Alfred Menezes, Francisco Rodrı́guez-Henrı́quez: “On Instantiating Pairing-Based Protocols with Elliptic Curves of Embedding Degree One”. IEEE Trans. Computers 66(6): 1061-1070 (2017).

4. Eric Zavattoni, Luis J. Domı́nguez Perez, Shigeo Mitsunari, Ana H. Sánchez-Ramı́rez, Tadanori Teruya, Francisco Rodrı́guez-Henrı́quez: “Software Implementation of an Attribute-Based Encryption Scheme”. IEEE Trans. Computers 64(5): 1429-1441 (2015).

5. Francisco Rodrı́guez-Henrı́quez, N.A. Saqib, Arturo Dı́az Pérez and Çetin Kaya Koç, “Cryptographic Algorithms on Reconfigurable Hardware”, Springer First Edition, November 2006, 362 pages, ISBN: 0387338837.