In February 2023, Philipp Schneider has started as a postdoc in the CRYPTO research group. He holds a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Freiburg (Germany), where he worked in the area of distributed algorithms.

With a M.Sc. degree from our neighbor university in the other Freiburg (Schweiz) or Fribourg (Suisse), François-Xavier Wicht has joined the CRYPTO team ad a Ph.D. student in March. His reserach focuses on privacy in cryptocurrencies and blockchains.