by Marco Besier & Ariyan Javanpeykar

About chainmath

Chainmath is your new go-to place to learn about the mathematics behind blockchain technology. The first few posts will most likely be written exclusively by Marco and Ariyan. However, chainmath is actively looking for new people. So in case you want to publish a post on this site, please reach out to either Marco ( or Ariyan ( and they'll be more than happy to have you as a guest author.

About the Authors

The two folks behind chainmath are Marco Besier and Ariyan Javanpeykar. Both hold a Ph.D. in mathematics, Ariyan even a professorship for Arakelov Geometry. Both have an ever growing interest in blockchain technology, especially the Ethereum protocol.