Crypto.com, University of Penn Ink a Deal to Support Crypto Research -Breaking
- Crypto.com will provide two years of support to Penn University
- This project aims to increase crypto research in cryptography and code.
- Crypto.com supported various academic projects in the past.
Crypto.com, the world’s leading cryptocurrency platform, pledged a two-year gift to back up the University of Pennsylvania’s (Penn) new Crypto Research Laboratory (NYSE:) Fund and finance research on cryptography and coding.
In detail, the two-year research donation will be used to put up a new lab within Penn’s School of Engineering and Applied Science under the tutelage of Professor Brett Hemenway Falk. Furthermore, research will be focused on two main points: privacy and security in digital environments and trust building and transparency.
The Department of Computer and Information Science has Prof. Falk as Research Assistant Professor. He is well-known for his involvement in external partnerships to help identify and solve societal problems and to provide computer science solutions.