Hello world!

I am a Ph.D. student candidate in Computer Science at Cornell University. I live in the wonderful Ithaca, NY and am advised by Gün Sirer. My research is currently focused on CreDB, a high integrity datastore. I am a member of the initiative for cryptocurrencies and contracts (IC3).

My preferred gender pronouns are he/him.

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Recent Publications

[1] Kai Mast, Lequn Chen, and Emin Gün Sirer. Enabling strong database integrity using trusted execution environments. in CoRR, 2018. [ bib | arXiv | http ]
[2] Kai Mast, Lequn Chen, and Emin Gün Sirer. Scaling databases through trusted hardware proxies. In Proceedings of the 2nd Workshop on System Software for Trusted Execution, SysTEX'17, pages 9:1--9:6, New York, NY, USA, 2017. ACM. [ bib | DOI | http ]
[3] Sergey Legtchenko, Hugh Williams, Kaveh Razavi, Austin Donnelly, Richard Black, Andrew Douglas, Nathanael Cheriere, Daniel Fryer, Kai Mast, Angela Demke Brown, et al. Understanding rack-scale disaggregated storage. 2017. [ bib ]
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Awards and Recognition