Emin Gün Sirer is a research computer scientist, associate professor at Cornell University, and Co-Director of the Initiative for Cryptocurrencies and Smart Contracts. His research includes working on creating secure operating systems, networking systems, and and high-performance cloud based distributed systems.
- Beehive (CoDoNS, CobWeb, CorONA)
Operating systems and virtual machines
- Portos Kimera
Ad hoc networks
- Magnet OS
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Documentaries, videos and podcasts
Emin Gün Sirer Interview - EDCON 2018
May 10, 2018
Interview with Emin Gün Sirer, Cornell CS Professor | Satoshi's Vision Conference, Tokyo 2018
April 4, 2018
Why Blockchain is a Revolution (ft. Emin Gün Sirer)
January 17, 2018
- BitcoinBitcoin is a cryptocurrency and a digital payment system invented by an unknown programmer, or a group of programmers, under the name Satoshi Nakamoto. It was released as open-source software in 2009.
- EthereumEthereum is an open-source, public, distributed blockchain computing platform featuring smart contract (scripting) functionality, which facilitates online contractual agreements.
- Avalanche (consensus protocol)Avalanche is a consensus protocol based on random sampling of the network and a metastable mechanism. The term Avalanche is used to describe a specific directed acyclic graph based instance of a larger family of consensus protocols.
- TezosTezos is a self-amending cryptographic ledger. The Tezos protocol allows for stakeholders to appove amendments to the state as well as the protocol itself.
- Princeton UniversityA private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States.
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