Miller and Viswanath lead effort to design cryptocurrency surpassing Bitcoin
Joseph Park, ECE ILLINOIS
1/28/2019 1:15:02 PM
Unit-E is the first initiative of Distributed Technology Research (DTR), a non-profit foundation formed to develop decentralized technologies. According to an article from Yahoo Finance, "the academics are designing a virtual coin they expect will be able to process transactions faster than even Visa."
As the head of the Unit-e independent technical steering committee, Miller acknowledges that success for Unit-e is not guaranteed, noting that there is a risk that the new currency could fail to gain traction. Both Miller and Viswanath are affiliated with the CSL.
Read more about their work at Yahoo Finance.