About

Hi, my name is Alex Shamis. Currently, I am a Research Software Development Engineer at Microsoft Research in Cambridge UK and a PhD student affiliated with the Large Scale Distributed Systems group at Imperial College London. I am currently working on the intersection of security and security, on a still to be announced blockchain related project.

Microsoft Research

I am a Senior Research Software Development Engineer working on distributed systems and security. Throughout my tenure at Microsoft research, I have worked on distributed transactional systems, mobile input, and other projects.

Imperial College London

In addition to my full time responsibilities at Microsoft Research I am also a PhD student at Imperial College London. I am a member of the Large-Scale Data and Systems Group (LSDS), under the supervision of Dr. Peter Pietzuch. I began my studies on September 2018.