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Formal Specification and Verification of Smart Contracts

  • Jiao JiaoEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11852)

Abstract

Smart contracts can be regarded as one of the most popular blockchain-based applications. The decentralized nature of blockchain introduces vulnerabilities absent in non-distributed programs. Furthermore, it is very difficult, if not impossible, to patch a smart contract after it is deployed. Therefore, smart contracts must be formally verified before they are deployed on the blockchain. In this work, we study the formal specification and verification of smart contracts.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Computer Science and EngineeringNanyang Technological UniversitySingaporeSingapore

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