Weibo Pan completed the B.Eng.Sc. degree at the Department of Telecommunication Engineering in Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT) in 2007, and M.Eng.Sc. in Microelectronics Engineering Department from University College Cork in 2007, graduating with first class honours. He is currently a member of the Coding and Cryptography Research Group at UCC, working towards his PhD degree under the supervision of Dr Liam Marnane. His research interests include implementations of Elliptic Curve Cryptography Algorithms and Side Channel Attacks (SCA) on such implementations.