At 9:30 am on Dec. 7, 2019, Professor Fangguo Zhang gave a special report entitled "Blockchain Consensus Algorithm Based on Discrete Logarithm" in our school. First, he introduced the basic knowledge and discrete logarithm of the blockchain, focused on the consensus mechanism of the blockchain, and specifically introduced the blockchain consensus algorithm based on discrete logarithms. Finally, Professor Fangguo Zhang shared their work progress with everyone.
Professor Fangguo Zhang is the deputy director of the Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Information Security Technology. His main research areas are cryptography theory and its applications, especially: elliptic curve and hyperelliptic curve cryptosystems, secure multiparty computing, privacy and anonymity, blockchain and its applications.