Yann Aguettaz

ENS de Lyon · EPFL · Resume

Contact : yann [at] aguettaz [dot] me (PGP Public key)

I'm a French Computer Science Master Student at ENS de Lyon, currently in double diploma at EPFL in Switzerland.
My main interests are cryptography, privacy-preserving technologies and quantum computing.

More broadly, I am also interested in diffusion of knowledge, politics and linguistics.


Computer Science Master Degree - Double diploma

ENS de Lyon (Lyon, France) and EPFL (Lausanne, Switzerland)
Double diploma leading to Computer Science Master degrees from both ENS de Lyon and EPFL.
2020 - Now

Computer Science Bachelor degree

école Normale Supérieure de Lyon (France)
Graduated with highest honors
2019 - 2020

Preparatory Classes

Lycée Champollion, Grenoble (France)
MPSI - MP*. Two years intensive courses in Mathematics, Physics and Computer Science to prepare for French upper school's selective admissions.
2017 - 2019


1st year Master (M1) Internship - Side-Channel Analysis

Université Catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-neuve, Belgium

Side-Channel Analysis of ANSSI's protected AES implementation

May to July 2021 (12 weeks)

Bachelor (L3) Internship - Quantum SMPC

VeriQloud, Paris

Definition of protocols for secure multiparty computation using quantum primitives.
Comparison with classical protocols.

June to July 2020 (6 weeks)


Programming & Tools
  • Languages : Python, C/C++, Ocaml, Rust, Go
  • Web : HTML 5, CSS 3, Javascript, Bootstrap, PHP, SQL
  • Others : Git, LaTeX, Docker

Extracuricular activities

System Administrator - AliENS

ENS de Lyon

AliENS is a student association whose goal is to promote open-source software, provise technical support to students and provide and maintain online services useful to their studies or to campus life.

2020 - Now

Volunteer teacher - ENSeigner

ENS de Lyon

ENSeigner is a student association whose goal is to provise free academic support to underprivileged students.

2019 - Now

Secretary - Bureau Ludique

ENS de Lyon

Bureau Ludique is the student association that promotes and organises recreational activities on campus and with other schools.

2020 - 2021



Pi-Calculus interpreter

A pi-calculus interpreter, written in Go along with another student.


HTML slide-making solution

Beamer.js is a slide-making solution in HTML5, adapted from Flides by Nathanaël Fijalkow. It allows to place slides in a 3D environement, and navigate through them.