Special Issue "Selected Papers from 2022 4th International Conference on Blockchain Technology (ICBCT 2022)"
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 20 June 2022.
Interests: AIoT; blockchain; distributed autonomous system
Interests: HPC; big data; bioinformatics; AI; blockchain
The Internet of Things (IoT) has undergone a major development recently, and it poses a unique opportunity with great potential in many application scenarios such as intelligent transportation, smart medical, smart grids, and smart cities. However, with the continuous expansion of the network scale and the intelligent development of hardware devices, traditional isolated IoT solutions may no longer satisfy advanced requirements for security and efficiency, particularly in the setting of high degree of heterogeneity of devices and complex data formats. Blockchain, as a distributed ledger with characteristics such as decentralization and traceability, has the potential to address the above problems which occur in conventional centralized IoT. Despite the advances made in convergence of blockchain and IoT, some challenges such as privacy-preserving, trust management, scalability remain to be addressed.
Hence, this Special Issue will provide both academic and industry researchers a forum to present recent advances in the fields of blockchain-enabled IoT. We encourage authors to submit original research articles, case studies, comprehensive reviews and surveys, theoretical and critical perspectives on (but not limited to) the following topics:
- New architecture design for blockchain-enabled IoT;
- Blockchain-based IoT trust management;
- Blockchain-based security mechanism for IoT;
- Blockchain-enabled applications for IoT;
- Identity management of blockchain-based IoT;
- Performance evaluation of blockchain-based IoT;
- Blockchain-based IoT data management;
- High-efficiency consensus protocol for blockchain-based IoT.
Prof. Dr. Chengnian Long
Prof. Dr. Shaoliang Peng
Prof. Dr. Zhitao Guan
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