Position paper on blockchain technology: smart contract and applications

Weizhi Meng, Jianfeng Wang, Xianmin Wang, Joseph Liu, Zuoxia Yu, Jin Li, Yongjun Zhao, Sherman S.M. Chow

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Abstract

Blockchain technology enables a transaction to be handled in a decentralized fashion. In this position paper, we aim to introduce the background of blockchain technology, discuss one of its important component — smart contract, and present its recent applications in many fields such as cryptocurrency, financial services, risk management, and Internet of Things.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationNetwork and System Security
Subtitle of host publication12th International Conference, NSS 2018 Hong Kong, China, August 27–29, 2018 Proceedings
EditorsMan Ho Au, Siu Ming Yiu, Jin Li, Xiapu Luo, Cong Wang, Aniello Castiglione, Kamil Kluczniak
Place of PublicationCham Switzerland
PublisherSpringer
Pages474-483
Number of pages10
ISBN (Electronic)9783030027445
ISBN (Print)9783030027438
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2018
EventInternational Conference on Network and System Security 2018 - Hong Kong, China
Duration: 27 Aug 201829 Aug 2018
Conference number: 12th
http://www4.comp.polyu.edu.hk/~nss2018/index.html

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science
PublisherSpringer
Volume11058
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349

Conference

ConferenceInternational Conference on Network and System Security 2018
Abbreviated titleNSS 2018
CountryChina
CityHong Kong
Period27/08/1829/08/18
Internet address

Keywords

  • Blockchain technology
  • Financial services
  • Internet of Things
  • Practical applications
  • Risk management
  • Smart contract

Cite this

Meng, W., Wang, J., Wang, X., Liu, J., Yu, Z., Li, J., Zhao, Y., & Chow, S. S. M. (2018). Position paper on blockchain technology: smart contract and applications. In M. H. Au, S. M. Yiu, J. Li, X. Luo, C. Wang, A. Castiglione, & K. Kluczniak (Eds.), Network and System Security: 12th International Conference, NSS 2018 Hong Kong, China, August 27–29, 2018 Proceedings (pp. 474-483). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 11058 ). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-02744-5_35