CSCI1951-L

Blockchains & Cryptocurrencies

Instructor(s):
Course Home Page:
http://cs.brown.edu/courses/cs1951l
Location:CIT 477
Meeting Time:J hr: T,Th 1:00-2:20
Exam Group:08: 16-MAY-2019 Exam Time: 09:00:00 AM
Semester:2 (Spring)
Offered this year?Yes
When Offered?Every year


Description

Introduction to modern blockchain-based systems. Topics covered include consensus and distributed computing, exaples cryptocurrencies, programming smart contracts, privacy and secrecy, transfer networks, atomic swaps and transactions, non-currency applications of blockchains, and legal and social implications. Students will do a programming project and a term project.

CRN: 26317