CISPA is currently in the founding process to join the German Helmholtz Association as a new member. It is consequently undergoing significant organizational changes, which are not yet reflected on this webpage.

For further information on the above mentioned founding process, please refer to the official press release by the State Chancellery of Saarland.

Recent News on the Transformation Process


The location of the first construction phase has been agreed upon. For further information, please refer to the official press release .

Kathrin Grosse
M.Sc. | Researcher

  • Information Security and Cryptography
  • Building E9 1, Room 3.04
  • +49 681 302 57370
  • kathrin.grosse(aeht)cispa.saarland
  • cispa.saarland/grosse

Curriculum Vitae

2016- Research Assistant and PhD-student, Information Security and Cryptography Group, Saarland University
2013-2016 M.Sc. Computer Science, Saarland University
2010-2013 B.Sc. Cognitive Science, University Osnabrück

Personal Information

I am working at the intersection of machine learning(ML) and security, in particular adversarial ML.

However I am also interested in transparent ML, where my primary interest lies in the statistical foundations of ML and the comprehensibility of ML results.