Lecture #2 from the Bitcoin lecture series – How Bitcoin Achieves Decentralization
Arvind Narayanan presenting:
Arvind Narayanan is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at Princeton. Narayanan leads the Princeton Web Transparency and Accountability project that aims to uncover how companies are collecting and using our personal information. He also leads a research group studying the security, anonymity, and stability of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. His doctoral research showed that data anonymization is broken in fundamental ways, for which he jointly received the 2008 Privacy Enhancing Technologies Award.
This is the second installment of the Bitcoin series. There are 12 video lectures in total. Please see the Bitcoin Lecture series archive for the full list of videos.
Second lecture of the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency technologies online course. For the accompanying textbook, including the free draft version, see: http://bitcoinbook.cs.princeton.edu/