Peter Lipp

Ass.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn.

Secure Applications, Group Leader

Peter Lipp is part of IAIK since the beginning- He is assistant professor at IAIK as well as CEO of Stiftung SIC ( Peters primary expertise is in electronic identities, digital signatures and public key infrastructures. Within ETSI TC ESI he has been working on standardisation of electronic signatures for many years. He holds a Dipl.Ing. in Technical Mathematics at Graz University of Technology and defended his PhD in 1989.
Peter Lipp


I am member of the team teaching two undergraduate courses:


As a group leader I have been responsible for IAIKs participation in several projects, on a national as well as on an European level. Examples are Credential, FutureID or OpenTC. Currently I am responsible for the LIGHTest-Project and for the upcoming KRAKEN-project in Stiftung SIC.

At Stiftung SIC I am responsible for the product development covering our world-renowned Java(C)-Crypto-toolkit-suite as well as application development (certificate authority software, mobile signatures).

Within ETSI TC ESI I have been editing the standard for signature creation and validation ( and for the signature validation report (