M. Sc. Andreas Finkenzeller


E-Mail andreas.finkenzeller@tum.de
Phone +49 (89) 289 - 23570
Languages German, English
Office 4941

Andreas Finkenzeller
Arcisstraße 21
D-80333 München


Andreas Finkenzeller is currently a Ph.D. candidate in the Associate Professorship of Embedded Systems and Internet of Things in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of Technische Universität München (TUM). He gained his Bachelor and Master degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering also at TUM.


Research Interests

  • Security in embedded (real-time) systems
  • Secure communication
  • Secure Time Synchronization


Lecture Semester Type Role
IoT Security WS22/23 Lecture + Exercise Teaching Assistant
IoT Security WS21/22 Lecture + Exercise Teaching Assistant
IoT Security SS21 Lecture + Exercise Teaching Assistant

Student Supervision

Master Thesis (MA), Bachelor Thesis (BA), Research Internship (FP), Interdisciplinary Project (IDP), *Co-Supervision
Student Topic Type Year
Michael P. Implementing a Secure Software over the Air Update Mechanism via CAN FP (external) ongoing
Katharina B. Comparison of Different Approaches for Secure Communication in Distributed Embedded Systems MA (external) ongoing
Samuel J. Development and Design of Safety-critical Electrical Hardware for a Medium-sized Autonomous Robot BA (external) ongoing
Oliver B. Detecting PTP Delay Attacks With Cyclic Round-Trip-Time Measurements MA* ongoing
Anshu M. Simulation-based Attack Generation and Dynamic Risk Assessment MA* 2023
Mats R. Development of an On-Tire Sensor for Tire Pressure Monitoring Systems using Bluetooth Low Energy MA (external) 2022
Sophie F. Implementing the ISO/IEC 7816-3 standard for a smart card using a conventional UART hardware of the LPC55S28 microcontroller BA (external) 2022
Patrick B. FPGA-Based Delay Line With Bit Level Precision for Physical Latency Equalization in 10GE Networks MA (external) 2022
Oliver B. Time Synchronization in IoT Networks IDP* 2022
Anshu M. Realistic Traffic and V2X Simulation for Enhanced Autonomous Vehicle Test Scenarios FP* 2022
Milind M. Simulating Blinding Attacks on a Camera with Computer Vision MA* 2022
Thomas W. Security Testbed for Time Synchronization in IoT Systems MA* 2022
Ankita K. Evaluating the usability of Rust on Deeply Embedded Systems: Performance, Footprint, and Security MA (external)