The Blockchain Technology for Secure and Smart Applications across Industry Verticals

The Blockchain Technology for Secure and Smart Applications across Industry Verticals

1st Edition - January 23, 2021
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  • Editors: Neeraj Kumar, Shubhani Aggarwal, Pethuru Raj
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128219928
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128219911

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Description

The Blockchain Technology for Secure and Smart Applications across Industry Verticals, Volume 121, presents the latest information on a type of distributed ledger used for maintaining a permanent and tamper-proof record of transactional data. The book presents a novel compendium of existing and budding Blockchain technologies for various smart applications. Chapters in this new release include the Basics of Blockchain, The Blockchain History, Architecture of Blockchain, Core components of Blockchain, Blockchain 2.0: Smart Contracts, Empowering Digital Twins with Blockchain, Industrial Use Cases at the Cusp of the IoT and Blockchain Paradigms, Blockchain Components and Concepts, Digital Signatures, Accumulators, Financial Systems, and more. This book is a unique effort to illuminate various techniques to represent, improve and authorize multi-institutional and multidisciplinary research in a different type of smart applications, like the financial system, smart grid, transportation system, etc. Readers in identity-privacy, traceability, immutability, transparency, auditability, and security will find it to be a valuable resource.

Key Features

  • Provides a snapshot of the state of current research based on the decentralized system that provides security and privacy to the smart applications
  • Chapters cover the fundamental concepts of the newly emerged Blockchain technology along with, the various smart applications
  • Helps to elucidate new trading platforms that provides business benefits like efficiency, auditability, traceability, transparency, feedback, and security

Readership

Industrial researchers, academicians, and research scholars in the areas of security and privacy in various applications, such as healthcare systems, smart grid systems, intelligent transportation systems, financial systems, voting systems

Table of Contents

  • 1. Basics of Blockchain
    Shubhani Aggarwal
    2. The Blockchain History
    Shubhani Aggarwal
    3. Architecture of Blockchain
    Shubhani Aggarwal
    4. Core components of Blockchain
    Shubhani Aggarwal
    5. Blockchain 2.0: Smart Contracts
    Shubhani Aggarwal
    6. Empowering Digital Twins with Blockchain
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    7. Industrial Use Cases at the Cusp of the IoT and Blockchain Paradigms
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    8. Blockchain Components and Concepts
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    9. Hashes
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    10. Digital Signatures
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    11. Signature Primitives
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    12. Accumulators
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    13. Financial System
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    14. Intelligent Transportation System
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    15. Smart Grid
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    16. Healthcare System
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    17. Voting System
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.
    18. Demystifying the Blockchain Technology
    Pethuru Raj Chelliah Sr.

Product details

  • No. of pages: 516
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Academic Press 2021
  • Published: January 23, 2021
  • Imprint: Academic Press
  • eBook ISBN: 9780128219928
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780128219911

About the Serial Volume Editors

Neeraj Kumar

Neeraj Kumar is at Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, India

Affiliations and Expertise

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, India

Shubhani Aggarwal

Shubhani Aggarwal is at Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology, India

Affiliations and Expertise

Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, India

Pethuru Raj

Pethuru Raj
Pethuru Raj PhD has been working as a chief architect and vice president of site reliability engineering (SRE) division of Reliance Jio Infocomm. Ltd. Bangalore. Previously he worked as a cloud infrastructure architect in the IBM Global Cloud Center of Excellence (CoE), Bangalore. He worked as a TOGAF-certified enterprise architecture (EA) consultant in Wipro Consulting Services (WCS) Division and as a lead architect in the corporate research (CR) division of Robert Bosch, India. He has gained more than 18 years of IT industry experience. He finished the CSIR-sponsored PhD degree in Anna University, Chennai and continued the UGC-sponsored postdoctoral research in the department of Computer Science and Automation, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore. Thereafter, he was granted a couple of international research fellowships (JSPS and JST) to work as a research scientist for 3.5 years in two leading Japanese universities. He has authored and edited 18 books thus far and he focuses on some of the emerging technologies such as Containerized Clouds; Big, Fast, and Streaming Data Analytics; Microservices architecture (MSA); Machine and Deep Learning Algorithms; Blockchain Technology; The Internet of Things; and Edge Computing. He has published more than 30 research papers in peer-reviewed journals such as IEEE, ACM, Springer-Verlag, Inderscience, etc.

Affiliations and Expertise

Chief Architect and Vice President of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) division Reliance Jio Infocomm. Ltd. (RJIL), Bangalore, India