Topic: Introduction to Blockchain and its Applications
Speaker: Dr. Yannan Li
Host by: A. Prof Lei Niu
Time 1: 16:00-18:00, Mar 28(Monday) ，2022
Meeting ID: 863 8103 7529
Time 2: 10:00-12:00, Mar 31 (Thursday)，2022
Meeting ID: 853 5836 4449
Meeting Link 2 : https://uow-au.zoom.us/j/85358364449?pwd=azRyUzhLUUhtQngzTEUrRy9PZEZFQT09
Yannan Li is currently a lecturer at the Institute of Cybersecurity and Cryptology (IC²), University of Wollongong. Her main research interests are blockchain and cloud data security. She has published over 30 papers in reputational journals and conferences, such as IEEE TDSC, IEEE TIFS, IEEE JSAC, AsiaCSS etc.
Blockchain is one of the most innovative technologies of the 21st century and is regarded as the pillar of the fourth industrial revolution. In this talk, we will provide a comprehensive introduction to blockchain. Specifically, we will start from the definition and the workflow of blockchain and introduce the key components to achieve a decentralized network. Moreover, we will show several latest research outcomes on blockchain-based applications, including blockchain-based cryptocurrencies, blockchain-based e-voting and etc.
Central China Normal University Wollongong Joint Institute