Aaron Blankstein

Aaron Blankstein

Aaron joined the Blockstack engineering team after finishing his PhD in 2017. He studied Computer Science at Princeton and MIT. His research spanned a range of topics, mostly focusing on web application performance, caching algorithms, compilers, and applied cryptography. His research on CONIKS was awarded the Caspar Bowden Award for Privacy Enhancing Technologies in 2017. 10+ years of Emacs usage.