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CS 251

Bitcoin and Crypto Currencies

  • autumn

3 units

Letter or Credit/No Credit

For advanced undergraduates and for graduate students. The potential applications for Bitcoin-like technologies is enormous. The course will cover the technical aspects of crypto-currencies, blockchain technologies, and distributed consensus. Students will learn how these systems work and how to engineer secure software that interacts with the Bitcoin network and other crypto currencies. Prerequisite: CS110. Recommended: CS255.

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