List of Famous Cryptographers

List of famous cryptographers, with photos, bios, and other information when available. Who are the top cryptographers in the world? This includes the most prominent cryptographers, living and dead, both in America and abroad. This list of notable cryptographers is ordered by their level of prominence, and can be sorted for various bits of information, such as where these historic cryptographers were born and what their nationality is. The people on this list are from different countries, but what they all have in common is that they're all renowned cryptographers.

List includes David Chaum, David Wagner, more.

From reputable, prominent, and well known cryptographers to the lesser known cryptographers of today, these are some of the best professionals in the cryptographer field. If you want to answer the questions, "Who are the most famous cryptographers ever?" and "What are the names of famous cryptographers?" then you're in the right place. 

  • Leone Battista Alberti
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