Gangqiang Yang, “Optimized Hardware Implementations of Lightweight Cryptography", Ph.D thesis, 2017.
 Gangqiang Yang, Bo Zhu, Valentin Suder, Mark D. Aagaard, and Guang Gong, “The Simeck Family of Lightweight Block Ciphers", Conference on Cryptographic Hardware and Embedded Systems (CHES 2015), 2015. [Slides] [Vedio presentation]
 Gangqiang Yang, Mark D. Aagaard, and Guang Gong, “Efficient Hardware Implementations of the Warbler Pseudorandom Number Generator", NIST Lightweight Cryptography Workshop 2015. [Slides]
 Gangqiang Yang, Xinxin Fan, Mark D. Aagaard, and Guang Gong, “Design Space Exploration of the Lightweight Stream Cipher WG-8 for FPGAs and ASICs", Proceedings of the Workshop on Embedded Systems Security, Sept 2013. [Slides]