Reyhan Düzgün, M.Sc.

Reyhan Düzgün, M.Sc.


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Curriculum Vitae

Reyhan Düzgün is a scientific researcher in the SECUSO Research Group of Prof. Dr. Melanie Volkamer since February 2020. She graduated from the Karlsruhe Institut of Technology (KIT) with a Master's degree in Industrial Engineering in 2019. 
In her research, she focuses on usable security and privacy. She is supporting the group within the ESS (Engineering Secure Systems) projects. 

Research Interests

  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Usability Engineering
  • Security and Privacy of Wearables
  • Authentication with AR & VR HMDs

Scientific Services

Reviewing Activities

  • ​​​​​​​EuroUSEC 2020
  • FoPI 2021



Master Theses
  • Tobias Länge & Philipp David Matheis (supervised by Reyhan Düzgün, Peter Mayer and Prof. Dr. Melanie Volkamer): Entwicklung von shoulder-surfing resistenten Authentifizierungsverfahren für Virtual Reality HMDs (January 2022)



  • “Towards Secure and Usable Authentication for Augmented and Virtual Reality Head-Mounted Displays “

    Who Are You?! Adventures in Authentication (WAY)

    August, 2020

  • “How to Increase Smart Home Security and Privacy Risk Perception"

    The 20th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (IEEE TrustCom2021)

    October 2021


A Literature Review on Virtual Reality Authentication.
Jones, J. M.; Duezguen, R.; Mayer, P.; Volkamer, M.; Das, S.
2021. Human Aspects of Information Security and Assurance - 15th IFIP WG 11.12 International Symposium, HAISA 2021, Virtual Event, July 7–9, 2021, Proceedings. Ed.: S. Furnell, 189–198, Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-81111-2_16
An investigation of phishing awareness and education over time: When and how to best remind users.
Reinheimer, B. M.; Aldag, L.; Mayer, P.; Mossano, M.; Düzgün, R.; Lofthouse, B.; von Landesberger, T.; Volkamer, M.
2020. Proceedings of the Sixteenth Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2020) : August 10-11, 2020, 259–284, Advanced Computing Systems Association (USENIX)
Towards Secure and Usable Authentication for Augmented and Virtual Reality Head-Mounted Displays.
Düzgün, R.; Mayer, P.; Das, S.; Volkamer, M.
2020. Who Are You?! Adventures in Authentication Workshop (WAY), co-located with 16th Symposium on Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2020), August 7–11, 2020
Erstellung von effektiven Sensibilisierungsmaterialien zur Passwortsicherheit.
Mayer, P.; Ballreich, F.; Düzgün, R.; Schwarz, C.; Volkamer, M.
2020. Datenschutz und Datensicherheit, 44 (8), 522–527. doi:10.1007/s11623-020-1318-9
Reporting on insights gained into UK citizens’ perceptions of contactless card risks.
Aldag, L.; Renaud, K.; Berens, B.; Düzgün, R.; Mossano, M.; Volkamer, M.
2020. Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT). doi:10.5445/IR/1000137542
Analysis of publicly available anti-phishing webpages: contradicting information, lack of concrete advice and very narrow attack vector.
Mossano, M.; Vaniea, K.; Aldag, L.; Düzgün, R.; Mayer, P.; Volkamer, M.
2020. IEEE European Symposium on Security and Privacy 2020, (EuroS&PW) - The 5th European Workshop on Usable Security, September 7, 2020, Online (ursprünglich: June 15, 2020, Genova, Italy), 130–139, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi:10.1109/EuroSPW51379.2020.00026