Advances in Public Blockchain

IS 628 for Master students (M.Sc. MMM, M.Sc. WiPäd, M.Sc. VWL, M.Sc. Wirt. Inf., MMDS)

LecturerProf. Dr. Markus Strohmaier, Dr. Stefano Balietti
Course FormatSeminar
Credit Points6 ECTS
GradingWritten report, oral presentations 
Examination dateSee schedule below
Information for Students

The course is limited to 15 participants. Please register via Portal2.

Course Information

  • Course Description

    The achievement of the learning goals is pursued by practicing on the basis of personally assigned in-depth scientific topics as well as by actively participating in the presentation dates. The organizer will choose subject areas within the field of Public blockchains and provide scientific papers to students to work through.

    Previous participation in the courses offered by our chair are recommended.

  • Objectives

    On the basis of suitable literature, in particular original scientific articles, students independently familiarize themselves with a topic in Public blockchains, classify and narrow down the topic appropriately and develop a critical evaluation. Students work out concepts, procedures and results of a given topic clearly and with appropriate formalisms in a timely manner and to a defined extent in depth in writing; Evidence of independent development by presenting self-selected examples. Descriptive oral presentation of an in-depth data science topic using suitable media and examples in a given format.

  • Topics

    To be announced.

  • Schedule

    Registration period

    15.08.23 – 01.09.23 (11.59 pm) via Portal2
    Notification of acceptance05.09.23 
    Kick-off meeting

    14.09.23 (12:00 PM – 1:30 PM)
    @ Room 314, L15 1-6.

    assignment of seminar topics
    Drop-out until15.09.23 


    Midterm presentations
    EndtermTBAFinal presentations
    Submission deadlineTBA