April 14th, 2021 | 55 mins 14 secs
aztec, blockchain, ethereum, layer2, optimistic rollups, plonk, privacy, webassembly, zero knowledge, zero knowledgeblockchain, zkrollup
In this week's episode, Anna chats with Zac Williamson and Joe Andrews from Aztec all about their zk-zk-rollup, zk.money, Aztec 2.0 and TurboPLONK.
January 15th, 2020 | 55 mins 29 secs
aztec protocol, cryptography, lagrange-bases, plonk, polynomial commitments, zero knowledge
In this week’s episode, we learn more about Plonk with Ariel Gabizon and Zac Williamson from Aztec. PLONK is an efficient, universal SNARK construction. We explore what distinguishes Plonk from some other other new constructions including their focus on Lagrange-bases to deconstruct complex problem statements into simple polynomial identities.