Cardano is a decentralised public blockchain and cryptocurrency project and is fully open source. Cardano is developing a smart contract platform which seeks to deliver more advanced features than any protocol previously developed.
It is the first blockchain platform to evolve out of a scientific philosophy and a research-first driven approach. The development team consists of a large global collective of expert engineers and researchers
|Cardano founder, co-founder of BitShares, and former CEO of Ethereum|
|Professor of Cybersecurity and Privacy at the University of Edinburgh has published more than 100 papers in relevant academic journals and conferences. Here is his Google scholar homepage. Interested parties can find out. He is the lead author of ouroboros white paper and the chief scientist of IOHK.|
|Professor of the Department of Theoretical Computer Science at the University of Edinburgh, who contributed to the design of Haskell, Java and XQuery languages and is one of the co-authors of the book XQuery from the Experts (Addison Wesley, 2004)>>|