Blockchains & Cryptocurrencies

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Semester:2 (Spring)
Offered this year?No
When Offered?Every year


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.

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