Luke Edwards

Luke Edwards is a dedicated Cryptography Engineer at Aztec, specializing in the field of zero-knowledge cryptography. He holds a PhD in Applied Mathematics from the University of Arizona and a Bachelor’s degree in Mathematics from Penn State University. His professional journey includes significant roles such as a Senior Systems Engineer at Raytheon Technologies and a Graduate Student Researcher at Los Alamos National Laboratory. Earlier in his career, he also served as a Senior Scientist at Fractal Therapeutics. Luke’s skill set is highlighted by his proficiency in C++, Mathematical Modeling, and Guidance Navigation & Control.

Leveraging the flexibility of zk-SNARKs to make private DeFi transactions cheap and easy Aztec has been working hard to make general purpose zero-knowledge transactions as easy