Implementing a blockchain from scratch: why, how, and what we learned

  title={Implementing a blockchain from scratch: why, how, and what we learned},
  author={Fabian Knirsch and Andreas Unterweger and Dominik Engel},
  journal={EURASIP Journal on Information Security},
Blockchains are proposed for many application domains apart from financial transactions. While there are generic blockchains that can be molded for specific use cases, they often lack a lightweight and easy-to-customize implementation. In this paper, we introduce the core concepts of blockchain technology and investigate a real-world use case from the energy domain, where customers trade portions of their photovoltaic power plant via a blockchain. This does not only involve blockchain… 
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