Distributed Consensus

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Skills You'll Learn

Bitcoin Network, Blockchains, Cryptocurrency, Bitcoin

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LB

Jan 15, 2017

I find this course prepared very well. There are many perspectives and this course does not concentrate on the technology only. I find this course very helpful. The level is more then just beginner.

AG

Feb 08, 2017

Loved this course! It was very thorough. However I think assignments could have been made more clearer as it was often hard to figure out what needed to be done without checking discussion forums.

From the lesson
How Bitcoin Achieves Decentralization
Learn Bitcoin's consensus mechanism and reason about its security. Appreciate how security comes from a combination of technical methods and clever incentive engineering.

Taught By

  • Arvind Narayanan

    Arvind Narayanan

    Associate Professor

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