Prof. Dr. Henning Maier

Fields of Teaching and Research

  • Secure Software Systems
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cryptography
  • Rust Programming
  • Open Source


  • Since 2024: Professor for Secure Software Systems and Grundlagen of Computer Science at University of Applied Sciences Coburg
  • 2016 – 2023: Senior Project Manager, Research and Develompmet Projects on Cybersecurity, Rohde & Schwarz Cybersecurity GmbH
  • 2015 – 2016: Post-Doc, Institute for Theoretical Information Technology, RWTH Aachen University
  • 2010 – 2014: Research and Teaching Associate, Institute for Theoretical Information Technology, RWTH Aachen University
  • 2004 – 2009: Diploma studies in Computer Engineering, RWTH Aachen University


  • Demonstration of Quantum Communication in Germany (DemoQuanDT)
  • Munich Quantum Network (MuQuaNet)
  • QuNET+ Interoperable Secure Quantum Key Management System (QuNet+ISQKMS)
  • Open European Quantum Key Distribution Testbed (OpenQKD)
  • Cryptographic Libary Botan for Long-Term Durable Security (KBLS)
  • Developer-Centric Tools for Side-Channel Analysis (DevToSCA)
  • Hardware-based Quantum Security (HQS)
  • Hardware-based Security for Commodity Hardware (HWSec)
  • Transparent Information on the Individual Usage of Cloud Services  (TRINICS)
  • Trustworthy Exchange of Intellectual Property within the Industry (VERTRAG)
  • Smartcard-based security anchors for Android (SmaSA)
  • Secure Partitioning of Application Logic in a Trustworthy Cloud (SPLITCloud)