University of Luxembourg’s Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust (SnT)


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SnT conducts internationally competitive research in information and communication technology, ICT, with high relevance creating socio-economic impact. In addition to long-term, high-risk research, SnT engages in demand driven collaborative projects with industry and the public sector. Therefore the centre has set up a Partnership Programme with over 45 members targeting strategic areas addressing challenges confronting industry and the public sector in ICT. These resulting concepts present a genuine, long-lasting competitive advantage for companies in Luxembourg and beyond.

SnT has undergone a rapid development since its launch in 2009; recruiting top scientists, launching over 80 EU and ESA projects, creating a Technology Transfer Office, protecting and licencing IP, launching four spin-offs, and creating a dynamic interdisciplinary research environment with some 320 people.

SnT’s strategic research priorities are:

  • Autonomous Vehicles
  • Cybersecurity
  • FinTech
  • Internet of Things
  • Secure and Compliant Data Management
  • Space Systems and Resources