December 6, 2021

Random number generators and blockchain: Mathematics for the Impatient with Stan Kladko

Marcos Sanchez
Head of Communications

Welcome to "Mathematics for the Impatient" with SKALE CTO and cofounder Stan Kladko.  This series is designed to take a look at the mathematics behind blockchain and present it in a way that is easily consumable and understandable.  Today's topic is random number generations.


0:00 Intro

0:17 What is a random number generator and why are they important for blockchains?

04:40 What are some of the problems with the current Ethereum random number generators?

06:10 How does SKALE solve the random number generator problem?11:20 Background: What are the basics of BLS signatures?

17:00 conclusion


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