Pallas and Elliptic Curves

Hopefully know will know about the famous secp256k1 curve, as it is the one that was used by Satoshi Nakamoto in the implementation of Bitcoin. It has since been adopted by Ethereum for the creation of key pairs and in digital signing. Its properties are:

Curve: secp256k1



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Prof Bill Buchanan OBE

Prof Bill Buchanan OBE

Professor of Cryptography. Serial innovator. Believer in fairness, justice & freedom. Based in Edinburgh. Old World Breaker. New World Creator. Building trust.