Martin Novotný graduated in electrical engineering from the Czech Technical University in Prague, the Czech Republic, in 1992. He received his Ph.D. degree in information security from Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany, in 2009. Currently, he is an assistant professor and the head of the Embedded Security Lab at the Czech Technical University in Prague. His research interests include arithmetic units, hardware for cryptography and cryptanalysis, efficient implementations of cryptographic algorithms, and embedded systems. Martin serves as a program committee member in several international conferences focusing on cryptography and digital design. He was a program co-chair of DSD 2017, program chair of DSD 2018, and a general chair of CARDIS 2019 conferences. He is an author or co-author of 70+ journal and conference papers and book chapters.