Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.

Lecture Notes in Informatics


INFORMATIK 2012 P-208, 51-65 (2012).

Gesellschaft für Informatik, Bonn
2012


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A structural analysis of bitcoin

Clemens H. Cap

Abstract


There is no formal framework for describing the core structural concepts of Bitcoin or for attempting a correctness proof of the algorithm. This contribution presents several elements which may serve as building blocks. A distributed model for describing the states enclosed in a Bitcoin network is provided. Concepts for modeling the swarm behavior of Bitcoin are analyzed.


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