CMU researchers are focusing on four main themes of blockchain research.

Economics and policy

Economics and policy


 

 

Cryptography, security and anonymity

Cryptography, security and anonymity


 

 

 

Programming languages

Programming languages

  • Research in programming languages aims to develop tools and techniques to analyze new and existing smart contracts; improve existing smart-contract languages, and even design new ones, all with the goal of ensuring that smart contract users can effectively write contracts that behave securely and correctly.
  • Researchers working on this: Jonathan Aldrich, Karl Crary, Jan HoffmanBrad Myers, Corina PasareanuJoshua Sunshine

 

 

 

Systems

Systems


 

 

 

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