SI 486I Spring 2022

This is the archived website of SI 486I from the Spring 2022 semester. Feel free to browse around; you may also find more recent offerings at my teaching page.


1 Course Policy and Grading

2 Exams

  • Midterm: Thursday 10 March during lab time
    Coverage: Units 1–6
    You can use one individually-prepared sheet (front and back).
    Study questions
  • Final: Wednesday 11 May at 1300, in HP 116
    Coverage: all units, labs, and some memory of project presentations
    You can use two front-and-back study sheets
    Study questions

3 Software

4 Reading

  • Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies by Narayanan et al, Princeton University Press,
    You can buy a hardcopy or read the free pre-publication PDF the authors have on their website above.
  • Mastering BitCoin by Andreas M. Antonopoulos, O'Reilly Media, 2017.
    You can buy this book or read the free online version via the github link above (or compile it yourself to PDF!).