E. Homsirikamol, M. Rogawski, and K. Gaj, "Comparing Hardware Performance of Fourteen Round Two SHA-3 Candidates Using FPGAs," Cryptology ePrint Archive: Report 2010/445, first version - Aug. 2010 (report).

K. Gaj, E. Homsirikamol, and M. Rogawski, “Fair and Comprehensive Methodology for Comparing Hardware Performance of Fourteen Round Two SHA-3 Candidates Using FPGAs,” in LNCS 6225, Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems - CHES 2010, Santa Barbara, CA, USA, Aug. 2010, pp. 264-278 (slides).


D. Hwang, M. Chaney, S. Karanam, N. Ton, and K. Gaj, "Comparison of FPGA-targeted hardware implementations of eSTREAM stream cipher candidates," Proc. State of the Art of Stream Ciphers Workshop, SASC 2008, Lausanne, Switzerland, pp. 151-162, Feb. 2008. (paper + slides)

K. Gaj, G. Southern and R. Bachimanchi, "Comparison of Hardware Performance of Selected Phase 2 eSTREAM Candidates," Proc. SASC 2007: Stream Ciphers Revisited, ECRYPT eSTREAM workshop, Bochum, Germany, Jan. 31-Feb. 1, 2007. (paper + slides)

The eSTREAM Project: Hardware Performance Evaluations


Deliverables of the NESSIE Project


K. Gaj and P. Chodowiec, "Fast Implementation and Fair Comparison of the Final Candidates for Advanced Encryption Standard using Field Programmable Gate Arrays," LNCS 2020, Progress in Cryptology - CT-RSA 2001, Ed. D. Naccache, RSA Conference 2001 - Cryptographers' Track, San Francisco, Apr. 2001, pp. 84-99. (paper + slides)

K. Gaj and P. Chodowiec, "Hardware performance of the AES finalists - survey and analysis of results," Technical Report, George Mason University, Sep. 2000. (report)

K. Gaj and P. Chodowiec, "Comparison of the Hardware Performance of the AES Candidates Using Reconfigurable Hardware," Proc. 3rd Advanced Encryption Standard Conference, New York, April 2000, pp. 40-54. (paper + slides)