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In this all-new episode of our hit series, “Ask the Professor,” Prof. Nigel Smart answers the following questions:

  • What is the difference between a one-shot MPC protocol and an unbounded invocation of multiple MPC protocols?
  • Would public key cryptography have been possible in World War II?
  • Can cryptography help create tamper-proof voting systems?

In the ‘Ask the Professor’ video series, Professor Nigel Smart, a world-renowned expert in applied cryptography, Vice President of the International Association of Cryptologic Research, and Professor of Cryptography in the Department of Computer Science at University of Bristol, answers the internet’s most interesting questions about cryptography. Based on questions from popular blogs, forums, and social media—this series is relevant for both beginners and advanced crypto enthusiasts alike.