Co-founder of Metastate, an R&D company bridging the gap between cutting-edge research in cryptography, PLT, and distributed systems. Also co-founded Cryptium Labs, a Proof-of-Stake validator that went live in summer 2018 with strong focus on security. Previously researcher at Cosmos/Tendermint, and software engineer at Chainalysis, specialized in machine learning.
- “A First Estimation of the Proportion of Cybercriminal Entities in the Bitcoin Ecosystem using Supervised Machine Learning”, 2017 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (Big Data), 2017.
- “Breaking Bad: De-Anonymising Entity Types on the Bitcoin Blockchain Using Supervised Machine Learning”, Hawaii International Conference on System Sciences, Proceedings of the 51st 2018.
- “Regulating Cryptocurrencies: A Supervised Machine Learning Approach to De-Anonymizing the Bitcoin Blockchain”, Journal of Management Information Systems, Volume 36, 2019 - Issue 1