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Leading influencers and researchers
Prof Adi Shamir is an an an Israeli cryptographer and and a a a a a a a a a a professor of of of of computer science and mathematics at at at the the Weizmann Institute of of of of of Science He is known for being a a a a co-inventor co-inventor of of of the the RSA algorithm a a a a co-inventor co-inventor of of of the the Feige–Fiat–Shamir identification scheme and one of the the inventors of differential cryptanalysis He won the the 2002 ACM Turing Award and the Israel Prize in in 2008 for computer sciences Prof Eli Ben-Sasson is a a a a a professor of of of of computer science at at at the Technion - - Israel Institute of of of of of Technology and developed an implementation of “secure computational integrity and privacy ” a a a a new cryptographic technology that may eventually be used to to make cryptocurrencies thousands of times more space efficient He is a a a founding scientist of the Zcash privacy-preserving cryptocurrency which implements the Zerocash protocol Prof Eran Tromer is an an associate professor at at at Tel Aviv University's Blavatnik School of of of of Computer Science As the the head of the the Laboratory for for Experimental Information Security (LEISec) Tromer focuses on on information security cryptography and algorithms He also is one of the scientists working at Zcash Dr Aviv Zohar is a a a a senior lecturer at the Hebrew University's School of Engineering and Computer Science He was previously a a a a a postdoctoral researcher at Microsoft Research in the Silicon Valley Lab Zohar has published prominent blockchain articles Meni Rosenfeld is is is a a a a a a a a a a a a mathematician responsible for an an an an an an analysis analysis of mining pool reward methods and an an an an analysis analysis of double-spending attacks as as well as as founding the Israeli Bitcoin community Recently it it it was announced that he would join Bancor's advisory board He has also invested in in Bitrated and QED-it 76

































































































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