sphinx intends to develop cryotographic primitives
second message sent, no response yet, escalating in case of spam filtering
third followup https://twitter.com/lkcl/status/1514206039721316359
the bitmanip page is underway and has an NLnet Grant to back it.
currently investigating big-integer math (big-mul and big-div)
as well as GF operations used for Elliptic Curve.
contact was made but the person assigned to the task is, very unfortunately,
inappropriate for the long-term goals of Libre-SOC (a U.S. military court
martial and criminal record), which is a great pity.