Emin Gün Sirer

Co-Director, Cornell, Initiative for Cryptocurrencies & Smart Contracts

Gun Sirer is an advisor to Social Impact Capital.

Gun Sirer is an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department at Cornell University and the Co-Director for Cornell’s Initiative for Cryptocurrencies and Smart Contracts. He works on self-organizing systems, which span operating systems, networking and distributed systems. Much of his research emphasizes building systems based on principled reasons for their correct functioning. His current projects involve peer-to-peer systems, systems support for ad hoc networks, and operating systems.