Stefan Mangard is professor and head of the Institute of Applied Information Processing and Communications at Graz University of Technology. His research interests include hardware security, side channels, cryptographic implementations, security verification, and secure system architectures for application domains ranging from small embedded and IoT devices to cloud solutions. He holds an ERC consolidator grant for research on the side-channel security of processors, and he is author of a textbook on power analysis attacks and more than 90 scientific publications. Before joining Graz University of Technology as a professor, he was working as leading security architect at the Chip Card and Security division of Infineon Technologies in Munich. He received his PhD and MSc degree in computer engineering from Graz University of Technology in 2004 and 2002, respectively.