Aviv Zohar

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Aviv Zohar
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Alma materThe Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Scientific career
FieldsComputer science
Artificial Intelligence
InstitutionsThe Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Doctoral advisorJeffrey S. Rosenschein

Aviv Zohar is an Israeli computer scientist. He is a computer science professor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem as well as Chief Scientist at QEDit.[1]. Zohar's most notable contributions are to the field of cryptocurrencies, for example the GHOST protocol[2], a variant of which is used by Ethereum[3]

In 2013, Aviv was named by IEEE Intelligent Systems magazine as one of "AI's 10 to Watch"[4], and by TheMarker as one of Israel's most promising young people[5].


  1. "QEDit | About Us".
  2. Sompolinsky, Yonatan; Zohar, Aviv (16 July 2015). "Secure High-Rate Transaction Processing in Bitcoin". Lecture Notes in Computer Science. Springer.
  3. Wood, Gavin (3 February 2018). "Ethereum: A Secure Decentralized Generalised Transaction Ledger (EIP-150)". yellowpaper.io. Archived from the original on 3 February 2018. Retrieved 3 February 2018.
  4. Press, Viva (14 August 2013). "2 Israeli researchers among Top 10 rising stars in Artificial Intelligence". israel21c.org. Archived from the original on 21 December 2015. Retrieved 30 August 2021.
  5. "הצעירים המבטיחים של כל הזמנים". themarker.com. 2013. Archived from the original on 19 July 2021. Retrieved 30 August 2021.

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