Personal Website of Kai Mast

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 focus is distributed databases. I am a member of the initiative for cryptocurrencies and contracts (IC3).

Contact me for a more detailed CV or if you want to chat. My preferred gender pronouns are he/him.
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Recent Publications

[1] Yongren Shi, Kai Mast, Ingmar Weber, Agrippa Kellum, and Michael Macy. Cultural fault lines and political polarization. In Proceedings of the 2017 ACM on Web Science Conference, WebSci '17, pages 213--217, New York, NY, USA, 2017. ACM. [ bib | DOI | http ]
Keywords: culture, networks, polarization, social media
[2] 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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Outreach and Volunteering


Awards and Recognition