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科学家

Eli Ben-Sasson

Technion

Eli是以色列理工学院计算机科学系教授。他的研究包括证明系统的理论(数学),实现和应用,包括零知识(ZK)和概率可验证证明。作为努力的一部分,他同创了Succinct计算完整性和隐私研究(SCIPR)实验室,其成员建立了Zerocash学术版使用的ZK系统。

Alessandro Chiesa

加州大学伯克利分校

Alessandro是加州大学伯克利分校计算机科学系的教授。 他从麻省理工学院获得学士和博士学位,从事计算机科学理论与计算机安全工作。他的研究包括理论基础,科学实践和简洁的零知识证明的应用。他共同创立了SCIPR实验室(专注于加密证明的跨学科实验室),并且是zkSNARK证明的C ++库libsnark的主要作者。

Christina Garman

约翰霍普金斯大学

Christina是约翰霍普金斯大学密码学和计算机科学博士生。她的研究兴趣是加密实现和隐私,她最近的研究是去中心化的匿名电子现金和凭证,包括Zerocoin。她曾担任多个委员会委员,包括2015年比特币研究和2015年USENIX攻击技术研讨会。

 

Matthew Green

约翰霍普金斯大学

Matthew is an Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins Information Security Institute and award-winning researcher. He has been largely recognized for his work on privacy-enhanced information storage, anonymous payment systems, and cryptographic engineering. He developed Charm, a Python framework for rapidly prototyping cryptosystems, and libzerocoin, an implementation of the cryptographic routines for Zerocoin. He has served on committees such as the IEEE Security and Privacy Symposium 2015 and Bitcoin 2015 and co-founded the TrueCrypt audit project.

 

Ian Miers

约翰霍普金斯大学

Ian是约翰霍普金斯大学的计算机安全方向的博士生,专注于应用密码学和隐私保护加密协议。他的研究兴趣包括密码学和身份之间的关系,以及设计对开发者和用户都友好的安全系统。 他也是Charm加密库的主要开发者。

 

Eran Tromer

特拉维夫大学

Eran是特拉维夫大学计算机学院教授,在那里他领导着信息安全实验室,还是信息安全Check Point学会主任。他的研究工作是加密和信息安全,重点研究的是物理攻击和不信任平台的安全风险。 他共同创建了计算机诚信和隐私研究(SCIPR)实验室,其加密证明系统是Zerocash的基础。

Madars Virza

麻省理工学院

Madars是麻省理工学院计算机科学博士候选人,专注于零知识证明密码学。他已经发表许多关于zkSNARK的论文,Zerocash协议的核心问题。Madars在全球的会议上展示他的工作成果,包括在2013年和2014年国际密码学大会。

 

Employees

Nathan Wilcox

CTO

Nathan致力于开放,安全的技术,在软件开发,性能分析和安全审计方面拥有超过10年的经验。在加入Zcash以前,他负责Least Authroity的开发工作,他领导了对以太坊、SpiderOak、Cryptocat、GlobalLeaks和其它项目的安全审计工作。出于乐趣,他喜欢为Python、Rust和以太坊开发应用工具。

 

Daira Hopwood

Engineer and Protocol Designer

Daira has over 20 years experience as a software engineer, with a focus on security, and is a major contributor to the Tahoe-LAFS project. Ze participated in the standardization of the TLS protocol and Internationalized Domain Names. Daira also found security bugs and design flaws in Java Virtual Machines, wrote code for the Cryptix cryptography library, and completed security audits for the Caja Secure JavaScript project. In hir spare time, ze is designing a capability-secure programming language called "Noether".

 

Sean Bowe

Engineer

Sean是加密货币爱好者,为密码学和软件架构领域的突破感到兴奋。他建立了一个名为Simbit的共识网络的模拟框架,被因能够模拟自私挖矿攻击而出名。他喜欢用Rust语言编程,目前正在创建一个会话类型的系统来规范网络协议。

Jack Grigg

Engineer

Jack是I2P匿名网络的核心开发人员和I2P安卓系统的的首席开发者。他对隐私和匿名研究非常感兴趣,并且喜欢帮助其他开发者创建尊重隐私的软件。他也一个用户体验爱好者。在非业余时间,Jack在新西兰林肯大学获取了应用物理博士学位。

 

Jack Gavigan

首席运营官

Jack杰克在金融技术,网络安全和交易系统方面拥有丰富的经验,曾在德意志银行,瑞士信贷银行和摩根士丹利(也担任过交易员)工作。Jack做过英国政府数字货币和区块链技术方面的顾问。

 

Jay Graber

Engineer

Jay is passionate about building technology that decentralizes infrastructure and protects user privacy. Before diving into cryptocurrency development, she worked as a political organizer on campaigns to protect privacy and the open internet.

 

Ariel Gabizon

Engineer

在他的大部分职业生涯中,Ariel专注于理论计算机科学,2008年从魏茨曼研究所获得博士学位。几年前,他发现了比特币和区块链技术,看到了优美的理论计算机科学在现实世界中的应用。受此激励,他在2014年将他的研究方向从纯理论转移到使零知识证明更实用和高效。

Simon Liu

Engineer

Simon是Multichain平台创始人之一。 他有十多年在Mac OS X和iOS上建立本地应用程序的经验, 而且创建了自己的软件公司。他帮助创建东京创客空间,喜欢破坏性的对等系统,并用于在Amiga上编写汇编语言演示。Simon在客户端和服务器端通晓多种编程语言。他拥有剑桥大学计算机科学学士学位,现住在加州旧金山。

Paige Peterson

User Education and Community Team Lead

Paige has been immersed within the peer-to-peer technology world since 2011. Prior roles with mesh networking and p2p storage startups in addition to organizing the San Francisco Bitcoin Meetup has provided Paige with an appreciation for the diverse applications of decentralized networks. She enjoys exploring ways to simplify explanations of complex topics, hosting crypto parties and is a proud participant in the Free State Project. She has a BFA in Interrelated Media from Massachusetts College of Art and Design.

 

Linda Naeun Lee

User Experience Researcher

Linda is a user-focused crypto evangelist with a mission to make encryption technologies widely adopted and easier to use. She has a master's degree in Computer Science with an emphasis on security and user research from UC Berkeley.

Zirui Zhang

Asia/Pacific Community and Business Development

Zirui cares deeply about privacy and internet security, and has spent over five years working in the digital currency space. She is thoroughly connected with the Asian cryptocurrency community.

Ryan Taylor

Web Developer and Translations Coordinator

Ryan has several years of experience as a freelance web developer and livestream video producer with a focus on open source and decentralization technologies. In the cryptocurrency industry specifically, his experience includes Bitcoin Magazine, Ethereum and Alexandria. Operating as a remote contractor for open source projects and as an autonomous media node satisfies his craving to create and share information about new communication ideas and tools while supporting the projects that inspire him.

 

Hugh Khan

Engineering Manager

Hugh has extensive experience in scaling startups into global technology firms. He has been building high functioning software development teams for over 25 years. Hugh has been either a founding member or a key contributor for technology startups his whole career. Startup areas included AI, mobile computing, Enterprise Content Management, business process automation, vertical online communities, e-commerce, DRM, insuretech and fintech. Hugh believes that decentralization, AI, IoT and AR together are quickly reaching a critical mass which will lead to an utter disruption of every industry in the global economic system. In such a highly dynamic business environment, winning strategies are those that are formed on a continuous basis, resulting from every team member taking an active part in the creation and execution of supporting strategic activities. Hugh firmly holds that hiring well is the single most important strategy; even above strategic positioning.

Brad Miller

Engineer

Brad is a generalist engineer with a background in software engineering, mechanical design, and engineering physics. He is excited about the abundance of opportunities in the cryptocurrency space and their potential for massive impact. Brad is most passionate about bringing cryptocurrency to the masses by solving the challenges around usability and user experience. He holds a B.S. in Engineering Science and Mechanics from Virginia Tech and is currently working on an M.S. in Computer Science from Georgia Tech focusing on Machine Learning. He lives in Fort Collins, Colorado.

Marshall Gaucher

Engineer

As a Software Engineer, Marshall has primarily worked with RF4CE technologies to develop some of the first voice recognition products in the broadband industry. He also brings a strong academic foundation with studies ranging from Mobile Computing to Robotics. Now, he is eager to pioneer new frontiers in the “Wild West” of Cryptocurrency.

Ian Munoz

Engineer

Ian is an economist and developer with a background in high performance research computing, infrastructure, and reproducible software. He is passionate about encryption, privacy and decentralization. In his free time he dabbles in the Linux kernel, works on containerization, and plays in the outdoors!

Charlie O'Keefe

Engineer

Charlie has been programming since fourth grade, majored in math and computer science at the Colorado School of Mines, and has worked in the defense, education, healthcare, and energy industries. Throughout all of that, his interests gravitated to decentralization and privacy technologies, and he is very excited by the opportunity to contribute in those areas at Zcash!

 

Eirik Ogilvie-Wigley

Engineer

Eirik graduated from CU Boulder in 2012 with a degree in mathematics. He has several years experience developing software in a professional setting, and has been a hobbyist programmer since he was a child. In his spare time Eirik enjoys doing abstract algebra, and is excited to bring his skills, experience, and enthusiasm to the Zcash team.

Josh Swihart

Marketing Director

Josh does technology and marketing, mostly. Prior to Zcash, he served as the SVP of Global Marketing for K2, a high-growth tech company. He has also served as a global practice principal for EMC, the CEO of Aspenware, and was the cofounder of a couple other companies with exits to Accenture and EMC. He began his career as a software developer, data recovery specialist and BBS sysop. Josh has received numerous global and national awards for leadership, marketing and solution delivery.

 

George Tankersley

Engineer

George is a cryptography engineer at Zcash, where he now works on turning math into magic internet money. He's spent the last few years deploying cryptography at Internet scale, contributing to the design of new protocols and to open source ecosystem projects like Certificate Transparency and Kubernetes. Prior to that he worked on a Linux distro, ran a small startup, worked as a pentester, and briefly took up blacksmithing.

顾问

Gavin Andresen

比特币基金会

Gavin是比特币基金会首席科学家以及比特币前首席开发者。拥有超过25年的软件经验,他主导过很多项目,包括共同创立一家为盲人开发多人游戏的公司并在TruCoin担任首席开发者。

 

Vitalik Buterin

以太坊

Vitalik是以太坊的创始人和首席科学家。他也是比特币杂志的创始人和写作者,这是他在2011年进入加密货币领域的起点。他对创建安全,高效和可信的系统非常感兴趣,也是加密货币领域许多项目的顾问。

 

Arthur Breitman

Tezos

Arthur专注于算法交易,金融密码学和机器学习。 他目前正在从事Tezos工作,一个通用和自我修正的密码分类帐本。 在此之前,他在几家大型金融公司,包括高盛工作过。

 

Joseph Bonneau

斯坦福大学,电子前沿基金会

Joseph是斯坦福大学博士后研究员,也是电子前沿基金会技术研究员。他的研究重点是网络安全,加密货币和应用密码学,他的研究已经被发表在全球顶尖的会议和期刊上。他赢得了2015年最佳评论家奖(IEEE安全和隐私)和2015年最佳学生/博士后论文奖(2015)。他在剑桥大学获得博士学位。

 

Gordon Mohr

Thunkpedia

Gordon是Thunkpedia的创始人,曾任互联网档案馆网站归档项目的技术主管。 他还创立了Bitzi,一个点对点网络上的文件的众包的“卡片目录”。

 

Brian Warner

Agoric

Brian是一名安全工程师和软件开发人员,曾在Mozilla 做过Firefox Sync工作,Add-On SDK还有Persona。 他是Tahoe-LAFS分布式加密文件存储的联合创始人,并开发安全的存储和通信工具。

 

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