Publications




  • PhD Thesis


  • Book Chapters


    1. Gonzalo Alvarez, José María Amigó, David Arroyo and Shujun Li, Lessons Learnt from the Cryptanalysis of Chaos-Based Ciphers, Chaos-Based Cryptography: Theory, Algorithms and Applications, edited by Ljupco Kocarev and Shiguo Lian, Studies in Computational Intelligence , vol. 354, pp. 257-295, ISBN: 978-3-642-20541-5, e-ISBN: 978-3-642-20542-2, June 2011 © Springer-Verlag GmbH

    2. Pablo Varona, David Arroyo, F.B. Rodríguez, and Thomas Nowotny. Online Event Detection Requirements in Closed-Loop Neuroscience. In Closed-Loop Neuroscience. Editor: Ahmed El Hady (Princeton Neuroscience Institute). ISBN: 0128026413, 9780128026410, Academic Press, 2016.

    3. Alejandro Sanchez-Gomez,Jesus Diaz,Luis Hernandez-Encinas, and David Arroyo. Review of the Main Security Threats and Challenges in Free-Access Public Cloud Storage Servers. In: Daimi K. (eds) Computer and Network Security Essentials. ISBN: 978-3-319-58424-9, 978-3-319-58423-2. Springer, 2017.

  • Publications in indexed journals (28)


    1. Gerardo Pastor, Miguel Romera, Gonzalo Alvarez, David Arroyo, and Fausto Montoya, 2006.
      Equivalence between subshrubs and chaotic bands in the Mandelbrot set. Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society, 2006:Article ID 70471, 25 pages.

    2. Gerardo Pastor, Miguel Romera, Gonzalo Alvarez, David Arroyo, and Fausto Montoya, 2007. On periodic and chaotic regions in the Mandelbrot set. Chaos, Solitons and Fractals, 32(1):15–25.

    3. Gerardo Pastor, Miguel Romera, Gonzalo Alvarez, Juana Nunez, David Arroyo, and Fausto Montoya, 2007. Operating with external arguments of Douady and Hubbard. Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society, 2007:Article ID 45920, 17 pages.

    4. David Arroyo, Gonzalo Alvarez, Shujun Li, Chengqing Li, and Juana Nunez, 2008. Cryptanalysis of a discrete-time synchronous chaotic encryption system. Physics Letter A, 372(7):1034–1039.

    5. David Arroyo, Rhouma Rhouma, Gonzalo Alvarez, Shujun Li, and Veronica Fernandez, 2008. On the security of a new image encryption scheme based on chaotic map lattices. Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science, 18:033112, 7 pages. ARXIV

    6. Gerardo Pastor, Miguel Romera, Gonzalo Alvarez, David Arroyo, A.B. Orue, Veronica Fernandez, and Fausto Montoya, 2008. Algorithm for external arguments calculation of the nodes of a shrub in the Mandelbrot set. Fractals,16(2):159–168.

    7. Miguel Romera, Gonzalo Alvarez, David Arroyo, A.B. Orue, Veronica Fernandez, and Gerardo
      Pastor, 2008. Drawing and computing external rays in the multiple-spiral medallions of the
      Mandelbrot set. Computers & Graphics, 32:597–610.

    8. David Arroyo, Gonzalo Alvarez, and José María Amigó, 2009. Estimation of the control parameter from symbolic sequences: Unimodal maps with variable critical point. Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science, 19:023125, 9 pages. Digital CSIC

    9. David Arroyo, Gonzalo Alvarez, Shujun Li, Chengqing Li, and Veronica Fernandez, 2009. Cryptanalysis of a new chaotic cryptosystem based on ergodicity. International Journal of Modern Physics B, 23(5):651–659. ARXIV

    10. David Arroyo, Chengqing Li, Shujun Li, and Gonzalo Alvarez, 2009. Cryptanalysis of a computer cryptography scheme based on a filter bank. Chaos, Solitons and Fractals, 41:410–413.

    11. David Arroyo, Chengqing Li, Shujun Li, Gonzalo Alvarez, and Wolfgang A. Halang, 2009. Cryptanalysis of an image encryption scheme based on a new total shuffling algorithm. Chaos, Solitons and Fractals, 41(5):2613–2616.

    12. Gerardo Pastor, Miguel Romera, Gonzalo Alvarez, David Arroyo, A. B. Orue, Veronica Fernandez,
      and Fausto Montoya, 2009. A general view of pseudoharmonics and pseudoantiharmonics
      to calculate external arguments of douady and hubbard. Applied Mathematics and
      Computation, 213(2):484 – 497. ISSN 0096-3003.

    13. Rhouma Rhouma, Ercan Solak, David Arroyo, Shujun Li, Gonzalo Alvarez, and Safya Belghith, 2009. Comment on “modified baptista type chaotic cryptosystem via matrix secret key” [phys. lett. a 372 (2008) 5427]. Physics Letters A, 373(37):3398–3400.

    14. Miguel Romera, Gerardo Pastor, Amalia-Beatriz Orue, David Arroyo, and Fausto Montoya, 2009. Coupling patterns of external arguments in the multiple-spiral medallions of the Mandelbrot set. Discrete Dynamics in Nature and Society, vol. 2009, Article ID 135637, 14 pages, 2009.

    15. Chengqing Li, David Arroyo, and Kwok-Tung Lo. Breaking a Chaotic Cryptographic Scheme Based on Composition Maps. Accepted by International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 20(8):2561-2568. ARXIV

    16. David Arroyo, Shujun Li, José María Amigó, Gonzalo Alvarez, and Rhouma Rhouma. Comments on "Image encryption with chaotically coupled chaotic maps". Physica D, 239(12):1002-1006, 2010.

    17. David Arroyo, Gonzalo Alvarez, José María Amigó, and Shujun Li. Cryptanalysis of a family of self-synchronizing chaotic stream ciphers. Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulations, 16(2):805-813, 2011.


    18. P. Chamorro, C. Muñiz, R. Levi, D. Arroyo. F.B. Rodriguez, P. Varona. 2012. Generalization of the dynamic clamp concept in neurophysiology and behavior. PLoS ONE 7(7): e40887. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0040887.


    19. D. Arroyo, J. Diaz, F.B. Rodriguez. Cryptanalysis of a one round chaos-based Substitution Permutation Network. Signal Processing. In Press. ARXIV.


    20. D. Arroyo, R. Latorre, P. Varona, F.B. Rodriguez. Application of symbolic dynamics to characterize coordinated activity in the context of biological neural networks. Journal of the Franklin Institute. In Press.


    21. MJ García-Martínez, N Denisenko, D Soto, D Arroyo, AB Orue, V Fernandez. High-speed free-space quantum key distribution system for urban daylight applications. Applied Optics. Vol. 52, Issue 14, pp. 3311-3317 (2013).


    22. David Arroyo, Pablo Chamorro, José María Amigó, Francisco B. Rodríguez, Pablo Varona. Event detection, multimodality and non-stationarity: Ordinal patterns, a tool to rule them all?. The European Physical Journal Special Topics. June 2013, Volume 222, Issue 2, pp 457-472.

    23. Jesus Diaz, David Arroyo, Francisco B. Rodriguez.A formal methodology for integral security design and verification of network protocols. Journal of Systems and Software. March 2014, Volume 89, Pages 87–98.

    24. David Arroyo and Gonzalo Alvarez. Application of Gray codes to the study of the theory of symbolic dynamics of unimodal maps. Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation. July 2014, Volume 19, Issue 7,Pages 2345–2353.

    25. Jesus Diaz, David Arroyo, Francisco B. Rodriguez.On securing online registration protocols: Formal verification of a new proposal. Knowledge-Based Systems. March 2014,Volume 59, Pages 149–158.

    26. Jesus Diaz, David Arroyo, Francisco B. Rodriguez.New X.509-based mechanisms for fair anonymity management. Computers & Security, Volume 46, October 2014, Pages 111-125, ISSN 0167-4048.

    27. Víctor Gayoso Martínez, Luis Hernández Encinas, Agustín Martín Muñoz, M. A. Álvarez Mariño, and David Arroyo Guardeño. A comparative study of three Spanish eGoverment smart cards. Logic Jnl IGPL (2016) doi: 10.1093/jigpal/jzw038.

    28. David Arroyo, Fernando Hernandez, and Amalia B. Orúe. Cryptanalysis of a Classical chaos-based cryptosystem with some quantum cryptography features . International Journal of Bifurcation and Chaos, 27, 1750004 (2017) [12 pages].

  • Conferences (46)

    1. Gonzalo Alvarez, David Arroyo, and Juana Nunez, 3rd - 7th, September 2007. Application of Gray code to the cryptanalysis of chaotic cryptosystems. In 3rd International IEEE Scientific Conference on Physics and Control (PhysCon’2007, 3rd - 7th, September 2007, Potsdam, Germany). IEEE IPACS, Potsdam, Germany.

    2. Gerardo Pastor, Miguel Romera, Gonzalo Alvarez, Juana Nunez, David Arroyo, Amalia Beatriz Orue, and Fausto Montoya, 18-22 de septiembre 2007. Pseudoharmonics and pseudoantiharmonics: a new tool to calculate external arguments of Douady and Hubbard. In International Conference on Dynamical methods and Mathematical modelling, page 27. Valladolid.

    3. David Arroyo, Rhouma Rhouma, Gonzalo Alvarez, Veronica Fernandez, and Safya Belghith, 23-25 October 2008. On the skew tent map as base of a new image chaos-based encryption scheme. In Álvar Ibeas and Jaime Gutiérrez, editors, Second Workshop on Mathematical Cryptology, pages 113–117. Universidad de Cantabria, Santander, Spain.

    4. V. Fernandez, D. Arroyo, M. J. Garcia, and AB. Orue, 8-10 October 2008. Free-space quantum key distribution link at gigahertz clock rates. In QKD Network Demonstration and Conference. Viena.

    5. David Arroyo, Gonzalo Alvarez, and José María Amigó, 29 June - 2 July 2009. Estimation of the control parameter of a map through the analysis of its order patterns. In ICCSA 2009, page 198. Le Havre, France.

    6. David Arroyo, Gonzalo Alvarez, and Veronica Fernandez, 23-26 March 2009. A basic framework for the cryptanalysis of digital chaos-based cryptography. In Sixth International Multi-Conference on Systems, Signals and Devices, pages 58-63. Djerba, Tunisia. ARXIV

    7. David Arroyo, Gonzalo Alvarez, and Shujun Li, June 22-24 2009. Some hints for the design of digital chaos-based cryptosystems: lessons learned from cryptanalysis. In Analysis and Control of Chaotic Systems, vol. 2 (Proceedings of IFAC CHAOS 2009, the 2nd IFAC Meeting on Analysis and Control of Chaotic Systems, Queen Mary, University of London, UK). ARXIV

    8. Rhouma Rhouma, David Arroyo, and Safya Belghith, 23-26 March 2009. A new color image cryptosystem based on a piecewise linear chaotic map. In International Multi-Conference on Systems, Signals & Devices, Conference on Power Electrical Systems, pages 377-382. Djerba, Tunisia.

    9. Gonzalo Álvarez Marañón, David Arroyo Guardeño, and Juana Núñez García, 8 June 2007. Aplicaciones de los códigos de Gray a la criptografía caótica. In NoLineal 2007, Escuela Universitaria de Magisterio de Ciudad Real.

    10. A.B. Orue, G. Alvarez, D. Arroyo, J. Nunez, and F. Montoya, June 2007. Determinación del valor de los parámetros del sistema de Lorenz y aplicación al criptoanálisis de criptosistemas caóticos. In NoLineal 2007, page 85.

    11. Gerardo Pastor, M. Romera, G. Alvarez, J. Nunez, D. Arroyo, A.B. Orue, and F. Montoya, June 2007. Algoritmo para el cálculo de los argumentos externos de los nodos de un shrub en el conjunto de Mandelbrot. In NoLineal 2007, page 93.

    12. Gerardo Pastor, M. Romera, G. Alvarez, J. Nunez, D. Arroyo, A.B. Orue, and F. Montoya, June 2007. Medallones de espiral múltiple en el conjunto de Mandelbrot. In NoLineal 2007, page 77.

    13. D. Arroyo, G. Alvarez, and V. Fernandez, septiembre 2008. On the inadequacy of the logistic map for cryptographic applications. In A. Martin L. Hernandez, editor, X Reunión Española sobre Criptología y Seguridad de la Información (X RECSI), pages 77–82, (ISBN 978–84–691–5158–7). Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain.ARXIV

    14. V. Fernandez, D. Arroyo, M.J. Garcia, P.A. Hiskett, R.J. Collins, G.S. Buller, and A.B. Orue, septiembre 2008. Experimental quantum key distribution at a wavelength of λ≈ 850nm. In A. Martin L. Hernandez, editor, X Reunión Española sobre Criptología y Seguridad de la Información (X RECSI), pages 157–161, (ISBN 978–84–691–5158–7). Universidad de Salamanca, Salamanca, Spain.

    15. G. Pastor, G. Alvarez, A. Orúe, V. Fernandez, D. Arroyo, and M. Romera, junio 2008. Conjuntos de Julia alternados. In F. Marqués y A. Delshams, editor, Nolineal 2008, page 192. CIMNE, Barcelona.

    16. G. Pastor, G. Alvarez, A. Orúe, V. Fernandez, D. Arroyo, and M. Romera, junio 2008. Emparejamiento de patrones en medallones de espiral múltiple. In F. Marqués y A. Delshams, editor, Nolineal 2008, page 198. CIMNE, Barcelona.

    17. María José Garcia, David Arroyo, Natalia Denisenko, Diego Soto, and Verónica Fernandez, 23-26, August 2010. High-speed free-space quantum key distribution system for urban applications. In Photon10. Southampton, U.K. Póster.

    18. David Arroyo, José María Amigó, Shujun Li, and Gonzalo Alvarez, 7-10 September 2010. On the inadequacy of unimodal maps for cryptographic applications. In Josep Domingo Ferrer, Antoni Martínez Ballesté, Jordi Castellá Roca, and Agustí Solanas Gómez, editors, XI Reunión Española sobre Criptología y Seguridad de la Información (XI RECSI), pages 37–42, ISBN 978–84–693–3304–4. Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain.

    19. David Arroyo, Alfonso Blanco, Enrique Riera, and Andra Cardoni, 2010. Metodología para la caracterización del comportamiento no lineal de una familia de transductores de ultrasonidos de potencia. In Número especial de la Revista de Acústica (41º Congreso Nacional de Acústica, 6º Congreso Ibérico de Acústica), volume 41. León (Spain), 13-15 October. ISBN: 978-84-87985-19-5.

    20. Andrea Cardoni, Enrique Riera, Alfonso Blanco, Víctor Acosta, David Arroyo, and Juan A. Gallego Juárez, 2010. Estudio del comportamiento vibracional nolineal de los sistemas ultrasónicos de potencia con radiadores de placa para aplicaciones industriales. In Número especial de la Revista de Acústica (41º Congreso Nacional de Acústica, 6º Congreso Ibérico de Acústica), volume 41. León (Spain), 13-15 October. ISBN: 978-84-87985-19-5.

    21. María José Garcia, Diego Soto, Natalia Denisenko, David Arroyo, A. B. Orue, and Verónica Fernandez, 7-10 September 2010. High-speed free-space quantum key distribution system for urban applications. In Josep Domingo Ferrer, Antoni Martínez Ballesté, Jordi Castellá Roca, and Agustí Solanas Gómez, editors, XI Reunión Española sobre Criptología y Seguridad de la Información (XI RECSI), pages 333–336, ISBN 978–84–693–3304–4. Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Tarragona, Spain.

    22. A. Ramos, J. A. Gallego, E. Riera, J.L. San Emeterio, T. Gómez, I. González, C. Campos, H. Calás, P.T. Sanz, G. Rodríguez, L. Castellanos, V. Acosta, A. Ruiz, E. Pardo, I. Bazán, and D. Arroyo, 2010.Resultados en I+D y aplicaciones recientes del IA-CSIC en sistemas y tecnologías ultrasónicas. In Número especial de la Revista de Acústica (41º Congreso Nacional de Acústica, 6º Congreso Ibérico de Acústica), volume 41. León (Spain), 13-15 October. ISBN: 978-84-87985-19-5.

    23. J. Diaz, D. Arroyo, and F. B. Rodriguez. An Approach for Adapting Moodle into a Secure Infrastructure. In A. Herrero and E. Corchado (Eds.): CISIS 2011, LNCS 6694, pp. 214–221, 2011.Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2011.

    24. David Arroyo, Pablo Chamorro, Francisco B. Rodríguez, and Pablo Varona. Herramientas para la caracterización de actividad neuronal transitoria. XIV Congreso Nacional de la Sociedad Española de Neurociencia. Salamanca (Spain), 28-30 September 2011.

    25. David Arroyo, Pablo Chamorro, José María Amigó, Francisco B. Rodríguez, and Pablo Varona. On-line characterization of transient neuronal activity. IV International Conference Net-Works 2011 Complex Networks: Structure, Applications and Related Topics. El Escorial (Spain), October 26th-28th, 2011.

    26. D. Arroyo, P. Chamorro, J.M. Amigo, F.B. Rodriguez, P. Varona. Event detection, multimodality and non-stationarity: order patterns, a tool to rule them all? 9th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications. July 1-5, 2012 Orlando, USA. Abstract book pages: 213-214.

    27. D. Arroyo D., F.B. Rodriguez F.B., P. Varona. Closing the loop in the context of complex biological systems: goals, needs and challenges. 8th FENS Forum of Neuroscience, Barcelona, July 14-18, 2012. Abstract Number 4545.

    28. P. Varona P., P. Chamorro P., C. Muñiz, R. Levi, D. Arroyo, F.B. Rodriguez. Extension of the dynamic clamp concept in neurophysiology and behavior. 8th FENS Forum of Neuroscience, Barcelona, July 14-18, 2012. Abstract Number 4328.

    29. Jesus Diaz, David Arroyo, Francisco Rodriguez. Anonymity revocation through standard infrastructures. 9th European PKI Workshop: Research and Applications. Pisa, Italy - September 13-14, 2012

    30. Roberto Latorre, David Arroyo, Pablo Varona. Coordination of complex dynamics by means of simple neural circuits. NETWORKS 2013. El Escorial, Spain - December 11-13, 2013

    31. Jesus Diaz, David Arroyo, Francisco Rodriguez. Methodological Security Verification of a Registration Protocol. CISIS 2014 : 7th International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Security for Information Systems. Bilbao, Spain - June 25-27, 2014

    32. David Arroyo, Pablo Varona, Francisco B. Rodriguez. Automatic event detection and characterization in the context of real-time control of complex time-varying dynamical systems. The 10th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems,Differential Equations and Applications. Madrid, Spain - July 7-11, 2014

    33. Pablo Varona, David Arroyo, Francisco B. Rodriguez. Closed-loop aproaches to characterize transient neural dynamics. The 10th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems,Differential Equations and Applications. Madrid, Spain - July 7-11, 2014

    34. David Arroyo. Applications of symbolic dynamics in the context of cryptography. The 10th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems,Differential Equations and Applications. Madrid, Spain - July 7-11, 2014

    35. David Arroyo. Characterizacion of neural activity by means of the applied theory of symbolic dynamics. International Workshop on Neurodynamics. Castro-Urdiales, Spain - July 14-17, 2014

    36. David Arroyo, Jesus Diaz, and Victor Gayoso. On the Difficult Tradeoff Between Security and Privacy: Challenges for the Management of Digital Identities. International Joint Conference - CISIS'15 and ICEUTE'15, 8th International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Security for Information Systems / 6th International Conference on EUropean Transnational Education, Burgos, Spain, 15-17 June, 2015.

    37. David Arroyo, Jesus Diaz, and F.B. Rodriguez.Non-conventional Digital Signatures and Their Implementations - A Review. International Joint Conference - CISIS'15 and ICEUTE'15, 8th International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Security for Information Systems / 6th International Conference on EUropean Transnational Education, Burgos, Spain, 15-17 June, 2015.

    38. D. Arroyo Guardeño and V. Gayoso Martínez and Luis Hernández Encinas and A. Martín Muñoz. Using Smart Cards for Authenticating in Public Services: A Comparative Study. International Joint Conference - CISIS'15 and ICEUTE'15, 8th International Conference on Computational Intelligence in Security for Information Systems / 6th International Conference on EUropean Transnational Education, Burgos, Spain, 15-17 June, 2015.

    39. Jesus Diaz, Seung Geol Choi, David Arroyo, Angelos Keromytis, Francisco Rodriguez, Moti Yung. Privacy Threats in E-shopping. Data Privacy Management, and Security Assurance Volume 9481 of the series Lecture Notes in Computer Science pp 217-225.

    40. Irene Elices, David Arroyo, Rafael Levi, Francisco B. Rodriguez, and Pablo Varona. Assessing irregularity and coordination of spiking-bursting rhythms in central pattern generators. CNS 2016 Jeju, South Korea.

    41. Irene Elices, David Arroyo, Rafael Levi, Francisco B. Rodriguez, and Pablo Varona. Coordination of irregular bursting rhythms in central pattern generators. Society for Neuroscience Abs. 2016, 535.11.

    42. Irene Elices, David Arroyo, Rafael Levi, Francisco B. Rodriguez, and Pablo Varona. Role of asymmetry in shaping spiking-bursting activity of Central Pattern Generators. 26th Annual Computational Neuroscience Meeting (CNS 2017).

    43. Iñigo Querejeta Azurmendi, Jorge López Hernández-Ardieta, Víctor Gayoso Martínez, Luis Hernández Encinas and David Arroyo Guardeño. A coercion-resistant and easy-to-use Internet e-voting protocol based on traceable anonymous certificates. JNIC 2017.

    44. Jesus Diaz, David Arroyo, and Francisco B. Rodriguez. Fair and Accountable Anonymity for the Tor Network. In Proceedings of the 14th International Joint Conference on e-Business and Telecommunications (ICETE 2017) - Volume 4: SECRYPT, pages 560-565. ISBN: 978-989-758-259-2. DOI: 10.5220/0006474805600565.

    45. Alejandro Sanchez-Gomez, Jesus Diaz, and David Arroyo. Encrypted Cloud: A Software Solution for the Secure Use of Free-Access Cloud Storage Services. In: Pérez García H., Alfonso-Cendón J., Sánchez González L., Quintián H., Corchado E. (eds) International Joint Conference SOCO’17-CISIS’17-ICEUTE’17 León, Spain, September 6–8, 2017, Proceeding. SOCO 2017, CISIS 2017, ICEUTE 2017. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 649. Springer, Cham. pp 683-692.

    46. Gonzalo de la Torre-Abaitua, Luis F. Lago-Fernández, and David Arroyo. A Parameter-Free Method for the Detection of Web Attacks. In: Pérez García H., Alfonso-Cendón J., Sánchez González L., Quintián H., Corchado E. (eds) International Joint Conference SOCO’17-CISIS’17-ICEUTE’17 León, Spain, September 6–8, 2017, Proceeding. SOCO 2017, CISIS 2017, ICEUTE 2017. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, vol 649. Springer, Cham. pp 661-671.