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Emin Gün Sirer

  • Emin Gün Sirer
  • Dept: Computer Science
  • Title: Associate Professor
  • Address: 438 Gates Hall
  • Phone: 607 255-7673
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Emin Gun Sirer is an Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science at Cornell University. His research interests span operating systems, networking and distributed systems.

Selected Publications

  • Eyal, Ittay, Adam Efe Gencer, Emin Gun Sirer, Robbert Van Renesse. 2016. "Bitcoin-NG: A Scalable Blockchain Protocol." Paper presented at 13th USENIX Symposium on Networked Systems Design and Implementation (NSDI'16), March.
  • Gencer, Adam Efe, David Bindel, Emin G. Sirer, Robbert Van Renesse. 2015. "Configuring Distributed Computations Using Response Surfaces." Paper presented at ACM/IFIP/USENIX Middleware Conference (Middleware'15, December.
  • Sirer, Emin G. 2011. "Logical Attestation: An Authorization Architecture For Trustworthy Computing.." ACM Symposium on Operating System Principles.
  • Sirer, Emin G. 2011. "Small World Data Centers.." Symposium on Cloud Computing.
  • Sirer, Emin G. 2011. "A Content Propagation Metric For Efficient Content Distribution.." ACM SIGCOMM Conference.

Selected Awards and Honors

  • Kenneth A. Goldman '71 Excellence in Teaching Award (Cornell Univeristy, College of Engineering) 2011



  • Ph D (Computer & Information Science), University of Washington, 2002