Richard von Seck

Research Associate

Postal address

  • Institut für Informatik der
  • Technischen Universität München
  • Lehrstuhl I8
  • Boltzmannstr. 3
  • 85748 Garching bei München - Germany


  • Tel: +49 89 289 - 18010
  • e-Mail:
    (GPG: 167B 3521 4C8F 0CAB 5CF1 616F DCBC 02F8 AC2D 71EC)
  • Building/Room: MI Building, 03.05.060

Consultation hours

By arrangement



  • Peer to Peer Networks


  • VITAF: Vertrauenswürdige IT für autonomes Fahren (Trustworthy IT for Autonomous Driving) (2019 – 2021)


  • Since SS 2019: Teaching Assistant for P2P Networks and Security
  • Since WS 2018: Teaching Assistant for Network Security
  • Since WS 2018: Seminar IITM and FI (advisor)

Supervised Theses

In progress

Student Title Type Advisors Year Links
Lucas Fabian Mair Performance of UDP-based Byzantine Fault Tolerant Consensus BA Richard von Seck, Johannes Schleger 2020
Jakob Mezger Performance of BFT Consensus BA Johannes Schleger, Richard von Seck, Dr. Holger Kinkelin 2020 Pdf
Twan Schoonen Dezentralized Trust Infrastructure MA Johannes Schleger, Richard von Seck, Dr. Holger Kinkelin 2020 Pdf


Author Title Type Advisors Year Links
Christoph Rudolf Tamper-resistant creation of integrity tokens for trustworthy communication in cyber-physical systems MA Dr. Holger Kinkelin, Richard von Seck 2019
Christian Kilb Privacy-preserving VoIP Signaling with Secure Multiparty Computation BA Dr. Marcel von Maltitz, Richard von Seck 2019 Pdf


2020-04-01 Holger Kinkelin, Richard von Seck, Christoph Rudolf, Georg Carle, “Hardening X.509 Certificate Issuance using Distributed Ledger Technology,” in NOMS 2020 - IEEE/IFIP Workshop DISSECT 2020, Budapest, Hungary, Apr. 2020. [Preprint] [Bib]