Intel Academic Leadership Award for Prof. Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi and his research team

Intel Academic Leadership Award goes to Europe


Prof. Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi, head of the System Security Lab at Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany, and his team have been honored with the Intel Academic Leadership Award at the prestigious USENIX Security Symposium 2021 .

The award recognizes the significant impact on shaping international cybersecurity research, particularly in hardware-based security, and transferring knowledge and insights to academic and industrial security community.

With the award Intel additionally recognizes the effort of organizing the world's largest hardware security competition, „HACK@Event“, that the researchers from Darmstadt designed in cooperation with Texas A&M University.

Intel honors the excellent research work and the international impact of Prof. Sadeghi’s work. “We are very proud of this award”, said a delighted Ahmad-Reza Sadeghi. “Throughout my career I have worked with many large multinational enterprises. My encounters with Intel were always accompanied with passion for deep and visionary research. Intel seeks to work with top innovative minds worldwide, no matter where they are” the computer science professor acknowledged in his laudatory speech.