D-Index & Metrics Best Publications

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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science D-index 35 Citations 6,062 56 World Ranking 6064 National Ranking 2896

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Operating system
  • Computer network
  • The Internet

Dirk Balfanz mostly deals with Computer security, Computer network, Cryptography, Wireless network and Operating system. His Computer security study focuses mostly on Authentication and Key. Computer network and Key distribution in wireless sensor networks are commonly linked in his work.

His Cryptography research focuses on Server and how it connects with Message authentication code. His Wireless network study which covers Public key infrastructure that intersects with Credential, Networking hardware and Provisioning. His Key exchange research includes themes of Wireless and Secure communication.

His most cited work include:

  • Talking to Strangers: Authentication in Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks. (697 citations)
  • Building an Encrypted and Searchable Audit Log. (384 citations)
  • Secret handshakes from pairing-based key agreements (273 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Dirk Balfanz mainly investigates Computer security, Computer network, World Wide Web, Public key infrastructure and Credential. His work on Computer security deals in particular with Public-key cryptography, Authentication protocol, Authentication, Key and Cryptography. In the field of Computer network, his study on Security token, Key distribution and Encryption overlaps with subjects such as Connection.

His research in World Wide Web focuses on subjects like Access control, which are connected to Java. His work deals with themes such as Wireless network and Embedded system, which intersect with Public key infrastructure. He combines subjects such as Wireless sensor network and Networking hardware with his study of Wireless network.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Computer security (46.91%)
  • Computer network (34.57%)
  • World Wide Web (18.52%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2007-2016)?

  • Computer security (46.91%)
  • World Wide Web (18.52%)
  • Authentication (11.11%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Dirk Balfanz mainly focuses on Computer security, World Wide Web, Authentication, Security token and Login. His study ties his expertise on Session together with the subject of Computer security. Dirk Balfanz has researched World Wide Web in several fields, including Key management and Cryptographic protocol.

The various areas that Dirk Balfanz examines in his Authentication study include Authentication, Library science and Access control. Security token is a subfield of Computer network that Dirk Balfanz studies. His Computer network study frequently draws connections to other fields, such as Wireless.

Between 2007 and 2016, his most popular works were:

  • Strengthening user authentication through opportunistic cryptographic identity assertions (86 citations)
  • Out-of band authentication of browser sessions (56 citations)
  • Origin-bound certificates: a fresh approach to strong client authentication for the web (55 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Operating system
  • Computer network
  • The Internet

Dirk Balfanz spends much of his time researching World Wide Web, Password, Multi-factor authentication, Security token and Computer network. His World Wide Web research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Computer security, SIMPLE and Login. Computer security is represented through his Authentication protocol, Lightweight Extensible Authentication Protocol, Authentication, One-time password and Chip Authentication Program research.

His Authentication protocol research incorporates themes from Phishing, Password policy and Cryptography. His studies in Login integrate themes in fields like Cognitive password, Generic Bootstrapping Architecture, Challenge–response authentication, S/KEY and Web server. His work carried out in the field of Mobile device brings together such families of science as Wireless, Wireless network and Encryption.

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Best Publications

Talking to Strangers: Authentication in Ad-Hoc Wireless Networks.

Dirk Balfanz;Diana K. Smetters;Paul Stewart;H. Chi Wong.
network and distributed system security symposium (2002)

930 Citations

Building an Encrypted and Searchable Audit Log.

Brent R. Waters;Dirk Balfanz;Glenn Durfee;Diana K. Smetters.
network and distributed system security symposium (2004)

473 Citations

Extensible security architectures for Java

Dan S. Wallach;Dirk Balfanz;Drew Dean;Edward W. Felten.
symposium on operating systems principles (1997)

406 Citations

Secret handshakes from pairing-based key agreements

D. Balfanz;G. Durfee;N. Shankar;D. Smetters.
ieee symposium on security and privacy (2003)

341 Citations

Self-healing key distribution with revocation

J. Staddon;S. Miner;M. Franklin;D. Balfanz.
ieee symposium on security and privacy (2002)

305 Citations

Web Spoofing: An Internet Con Game

Edward W. Felten;Dirk Balfanz;Drew Dean;Dan S. Wallach.
(1997)

292 Citations

Efficient tracing of failed nodes in sensor networks

Jessica Staddon;Dirk Balfanz;Glenn Durfee.
international workshop on wireless sensor networks and applications (2002)

264 Citations

Systems and methods for authenticating communications in a network medium

Dirk Balfanz;Cristina Lopes;Diana Smetters;Paul Stewart.
(2004)

187 Citations

In search of usable security: five lessons from the field

D. Balfanz;G. Durfee;D.K. Smetters;R.E. Grinter.
ieee symposium on security and privacy (2004)

182 Citations

Method and system for securely Sharing files

Dirk Balfanz;Teresa Lunt;Diana Smetters;Ken Conley.
(2002)

171 Citations

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