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Situational Awareness in Space Based Blockchain Wireless Networks

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Blockchain is a new type of cryptographic distributed network transaction accounting system. Blockchain adopts some new security ideas, methods and technologies in its design to meet the real-world security requirements of various types of large-scale network transactions worldwide. In this paper, we discuss the state of art in space based blockchain wireless networks, and provide the future challenges in such scenario, which lead to the future researches in this area.


  • Situational awareness
  • Blockchain
  • Wireless network
  • Space information network

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This work is funded by National Natural Science Foundation of China (61701503), the work of Su Hu was jointly supported by the MOST Program of International S&T Cooperation (Grant No. 2016YFE0123200), National Natural Science Foundation of China (Grant No. 61471100/61101090/61571082), Science and Technology on Electronic Information Control Laboratory (Grant No. 6142105040103) and Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities (Grant No. ZYGX2015J012/ZYGX2014Z005). We would like to thank all the reviewers for their kind suggestions to this work.

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Gao, Y. et al. (2019). Situational Awareness in Space Based Blockchain Wireless Networks. In: Yu, Q. (eds) Space Information Networks. SINC 2018. Communications in Computer and Information Science, vol 972. Springer, Singapore.

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