Yael has a B.Sc. (Cum Laude) and is currently completing her M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. Yael’s research deals with front-running attacks on distributed and decentralized systems, blockchains in particular, focusing on front-running prevention with time-lock puzzles. Her research was conducted under the supervision of Prof. Ittay Eyal.
Yael has 6 years of software development experience at Mellanox’s Host Channel Adapter (HCA) group and Intel’s Software Guard Extension (SGX) group.