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Transformations Through Blockchain Technology

The New Digital Revolution

  • Offers comprehensive knowledge about the transformations made through Blockchain technology

  • Serves as a knowledge sharing platform of ideas focused on future directions of models

  • Focuses on how Blockchain technology can work in an integrated manner with other existing technologies

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Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xv
  2. Revolutionising the Approach to Smart Campus Architecture Through IoT and Blockchain Technologies

    • Manal Alkhammash, Mona Alshahrani, Natalia Beloff, Martin White
    Pages 1-41
  3. Development of a Blockchain-Based Survival Game for Blockchain Education

    • Chibuzor Udokwu, Alex Norta, Roxana Voicu-Dorobantu
    Pages 73-85
  4. Integrating Blockchain with Education: Proposed Model, Prospects and Challenges

    • Sarishma Dangi, Amogh Aggarwal, Pranjal Rastogi
    Pages 87-111
  5. Towards a Distributed Record of Measurement Adapters Powered by Blockchain Technology

    • Mario Diván, María Laura Sánchez-Reynoso
    Pages 113-135
  6. Blockchain Technology: A Breakthrough in the Healthcare Sector

    • Lakshmi Narasimha Gunturu, Girirajasekhar Dornadula, Raghavendra Naveen Nimbagal
    Pages 137-160
  7. Digital Transformation of Healthcare Sector by Blockchain Technology

    • Dudala Sai Sushma, Varun Jaiswal, Tarun Pal
    Pages 161-179
  8. A Systematic Review on Blockchain in Transforming the Healthcare Sector

    • Medini Gupta, Sarvesh Tanwar, Sumit Badotra, Ajay Rana
    Pages 181-200
  9. Smart Contracts in Blockchain Application: Review Chain

    • Swati Srivastava, Roheet Bhatnagar, Gaurav Srivastava, Urvashi Srivastava
    Pages 249-264
  10. Blockchain Technology Transforms Digital Marketing by Growing Consumer Trust

    • Fazla Rabby, Ranga Chimhundu, Rumman Hassan
    Pages 265-289
  11. Transformation of Logistics Value Chain for Enhancing Cross-Border Trade Using Blockchain and IoT

    • Gulpreet Kaur Chadha, Aakarsh Shrivastava, Deepti Mehrotra, Renuka Nagpal
    Pages 311-327
  12. Back Matter

    Pages 349-357

About this book

The book serves as a connecting medium between various domains and Blockchain technology, discussing and embracing how Blockchain technology is transforming all the major sectors of the society. The book facilitates sharing of information, case studies, theoretical and practical knowledge required for Blockchain transformations in various sectors. The book covers different areas that provide the foundational knowledge and comprehensive information about the transformations by Blockchain technology in the fields of business, healthcare, finance, education, supply-chain, sustainability and governance. The book pertains to students, academics, researchers, professionals, and policy makers working in the area of Blockchain technology and related fields.

  • Offers comprehensive knowledge about the transformations made through Blockchain technology in all major sections of society;
  • Serves as a knowledge sharing platform of ideas focused on future directions of models, architectures, frameworks, policies related to Blockchain;
  •  Focuses on how Blockchain technology can work in an integrated manner with other existing technologies.

 


Keywords

  • Blockchain and FinTech and Financial Systems
  • Cryptocurrencies
  • Blockchain and Healthcare
  • Blockchain and Education
  • Blockchain for business and Innovation
  • Blockchain and Sustainable Development
  • Blockchain in Governance
  • Blockchain for Policy making

Editors and Affiliations

  • Researcher, Department of Computer Science (IDI), Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Gjøvik, Norway

    Sheikh Mohammad Idrees

  • Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science (IDI), Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Gjøvik, Norway

    Mariusz Nowostawski

About the editors

Sheikh Mohammad Idrees is currently working as a Researcher at Decentralized Systems Engineering (DSE) Lab, Department of Computer Science (IDI), Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Norway. Prior to this research position, he has worked as a Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at Department of Computer Science (IDI), NTNU, Norway for two years.  He got his PhD from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Jamia Hamdard, New Delhi. He is a recipient of  Alain Bensoussan Postdoctoral Research Fellowship award under European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics, Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France. He has published several research articles in well-reputed journals and international conferences. He is an active researcher and a member of various professional societies. He is also a frequent book editor of Springer and CRC Press (Taylor and Francis group) books, apart from being a frequent contributor and reviewer of various reputed international journals and conferences.

Mariusz Nowostawski, Associate Professor at Norwegian University of Science and Technology, is a programmer, computer scientist and a teacher. Obtained his doctorate from University of Otago, New Zealand, where he worked as researcher and subsequently lecturer for 15 years. His MSc studies were focused on AI and machine learning and his PhD on autonomous systems and computational modelling of the biological process of life. Passionate about self-organizing systems, adaptive and autonomous computation. Mariusz has worked on high-end networking applications on GPUs and multicore systems with Sun Microsystems and Oracle. He is currently involved in various research projects like forensics research with Europol, working on cryptocurrency privacy and anonymity properties, and cryptocurrency and blockchain forensics. Currently many master’s and PhD students are working under him in his lab. He is an active researcher who has published numerous articles in well-known journals and conferences. He also serves as a guest editor of many reputed scientific journals. 

Bibliographic Information

  • Book Title: Transformations Through Blockchain Technology

  • Book Subtitle: The New Digital Revolution

  • Editors: Sheikh Mohammad Idrees, Mariusz Nowostawski

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-93344-9

  • Publisher: Springer Cham

  • eBook Packages: Engineering, Engineering (R0)

  • Copyright Information: The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2022

  • Hardcover ISBN: 978-3-030-93343-2

  • eBook ISBN: 978-3-030-93344-9

  • Edition Number: 1

  • Number of Pages: XV, 357

  • Number of Illustrations: 9 b/w illustrations, 71 illustrations in colour

  • Topics: Cyber-Physical Systems, Data and Information Security, IT in Business

Buying options

eBook USD 109.00
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • ISBN: 978-3-030-93344-9
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
  • Exclusive offer for individuals only
  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Hardcover Book USD 139.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)