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About Me

I've received my PhD in Computer Science from Cornell University in 2017. My PhD research has focused on improving the scalability of blockchain technologies. My advisors were Prof. Robbert van Renesse and Prof. Emin Gun Sirer.

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Publications

1. Gencer, A.E.; Basu, S.; Eyal, I.; van Renesse, R.; Sirer, E.G.; , "Decentralization in Bitcoin and Ethereum Networks," 22nd International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security (FC), February 2018.
2. Gencer, A.E.; van Renesse, R.; Sirer, E.G.; , "Service-Oriented Sharding for Blockchains," 21st International Conference on Financial Cryptography and Data Security (FC), April 2017.
3. Croman, K.; Decker, C.; Eyal, I.; Gencer, A.E.; Juels, A.; Kosba, A.; Miller, A.; Saxena, P.; Shi, E.; Sirer, E.G.; Song, D.; Wattenhofer, S.; , "On Scaling Decentralized Blockchains (A Position Paper)," 3rd Workshop on Bitcoin and Blockchain Research, February 26, 2016.
4. Eyal, I.; Gencer, A.E.; Sirer, E.G.; van Renesse, R.; , "Bitcoin-NG: A Scalable Blockchain Protocol," NSDI '16, 16-18 March 2016.
5. Gencer, A.E.; Bindel, D.; Sirer, E.G.; van Renesse, R.; , "Configuring Distributed Computations Using Response Surfaces," Middleware '15, 7-11 December 2015 (BEST STUDENT PAPER).
6. Gencer, A.E.; Gungor, T.; Gurer, A.; Ozsoy, A.S.; , "Input-evaluation: A new mechanism for collecting data using games with a purpose," Computers and Communications (ISCC), 2012 IEEE Symposium on , pp.239-244, 1-4 July 2012.
7. Gencer, A.E.; Gungor, T.; Gurer, A.; Ozsoy, A.S.; , "Girdi-Değerlendirme: Amaçlı Oyunlarla Veri Toplamak İçin Yeni Bir Mekanizma," Signal Processing and Communications Applications Conference (SIU), 2012 20th , pp.1-4, 18-20 April 2012.
8. Gurer, A.; Gencer, A.E.; Ozsoy, A.S.; Gungor, T.; , "Dil Cambazı ve Trke'de Geişsiz Eylemler," Ulusal Dilbilim Kurultayı, 2012 26th , 24-26 May 2012.


Did you try Dil Cambazi?

Dil Cambazi is a GWAP that I made for a research project. Read the paper...