Publications

2024

  1. Hiessl, T., Schulte, S., Lakani, S., Keusch, A., Pinter, E., Kaufmann, T., & Schall, D. (2024). Federated Learning Deployments of Industrial Applications on Cloud, Fog, and Edge Resources. In The 8th IEEE International Conference on Fog and Edge Computing (ICFEC 2024) (pp. nn-nn). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA.
  2. Lobmaier, D., Konlechner, R., Schulte, S., & Weber, I. (2024). Assessing Routing Algorithms for Payment Channel Networks. Distrib. Ledger Technol. (pp. nn-nn). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Paper
  3. Khuu, D., Sober, M., Kaaser, D., Fischer, M., & Schulte S. (2024). Data Poisoning Detection in Federated Learning. In The 39th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC’24) (pp. nn-nn). ACM, New York, NY, USA.
  4. Falazi, G., Breitenbücher, U., Leymann, F., & Schulte, S. (2024). Cross-Chain Smart Contract Invocations: A Systematic Multi-Vocal Literature Review. ACM Computing Surveys. 56, 6, (pp. 01-38). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Paper

2023

  1. Aumayr, L., Moreno-Sanchez, P., Kate, A., & Maffei, M. (2023). Breaking and Fixing Virtual Channels: Domino Attack and Donner. In The 2023 Network and Distributed System Security Symposium (NDSS) (pp. nn-nn). Preprint
  2. Tairi, E., Moreno-Sanchez, P., & Schneidewind K. (2023). LedgerLocks: A Security Framework for Blockchain Protocols Based on Adaptor Signatures. In The 2023 ACM SIGSAC Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS 2023) (pp. 859-873). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Paper
  3. Delzer, O., Weber, I., Hobeck, R., & Schulte, S. (2023). Horizontal Scaling of Transaction-Creating Machines for Blockchains. In The 10th European Conference On Service-Oriented And Cloud Computing (ESOCC 2023) (pp. 103-118). Springer, Heidelberg, Berlin. Best Paper Award. Paper
  4. Kobelt, M., Sober, M., & Schulte, S. (2023). A Benchmark for Different Implementations of Zero-Knowledge Proof Systems. In The 6th IEEE International Conference on Blockchain (Blockchain 2023) (pp. 33–40). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper
  5. Chatterjee, D., Banerjee, P., Mazumdar, S. (2023). Chrisimos: A useful Proof-of-Work for finding Minimal Dominating Set of a graph. In The 22nd IEEE International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications (TrustCom-2023). (pp. nn-nn). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Preprint
  6. Falazi, G., Breitenbücher, U., Leymann, F., Schulte, S., Yussupov, V. (2023). Transactional Cross-Chain Smart Contract Invocations. Distrib. Ledger Technol. (pp. nn-nn). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Preprint Paper
  7. Karagiannis, V., Kashyap, S., Zechner, N., Hödl, O., Hartner, G., Llorca, M., Jamasb, T., Grünberger, S., Kurz, M., Schaffer, C., Schulte, S. (2023). A Framework for Enabling Cloud Services to Leverage Energy Data. In The 11th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering. (pp. 43-50). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper
  8. Ebrahimi, E., Khamespanah, E., Sirjani, M., & Mohammadi, S. (2023). Model Checking of Hyperledger Fabric Smart
    Contracts. In The 28th IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA). (pp. 1-8). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper
  9. Scaffino, G., Aumayr, L., Avarikioti, Z., & Maffei, M. (2023). Glimpse: On-Demand PoW Light Client with Constant-Size Storage for DeFi. In The 32nd USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security 23) (pp. 733–750). USENIX Association. Preprint Paper
  10. Ecker, R., Karagiannis, V., Sober, M., Ebrahimi, E., & Schulte, S. (2023). Latency-aware Placement of Stream Processing Operators. In The 1st International Workshop on Scalable Compute Continuum (WSCC 2023) (pp. nn–nn). Springer, Heidelberg, Berlin.
  11. Sober, M., Scaffino, G., Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Levonyak, M., & Schulte, S. (2023). A Framework for Asynchronous Cross-Blockchain Smart Contract Calls. In 5th IEEE International Conference on Blockchain Computing and Applications (BCCA 2023) (pp. 294–301). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper
  12. Zecchini M., Sober M., Schulte S., Vitaletti A. (2023). Building a Cross-Chain Identity: A Self-Sovereign Identity-based Framework. In 5th IEEE International Conference on Decentralized Applications and Infrastructures (DAPPS 2023) (pp. 149–156). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper
  13. Keusch A., Hiessl T., Joksch M., Sündermann A., Schall D., Schulte S. (2023). Edge Intelligence for Detecting Deviations in Batch-based Industrial Processes. In 21st IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics (INDIN 2023) (pp. 01–08). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper
  14. Hiessl T., Lakani S., Ungersboeck M., Kemnitz J., Schall D., Schulte S. (2023). Lifecycle Management of Federated Learning Artifacts in Industrial Applications. In The 7th IEEE International Conference on Fog and Edge Computing (ICFEC 2023) (pp. nn-nn). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA.
  15. Sober, M., Kobelt, M., Scaffino, G., Kaaser, D., Schulte, S. (2023). Distributed Key Generation with Smart Contracts using zk-SNARKs. In The 38th ACM/SIGAPP Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC’23) (pp. 231-240). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Best Paper Award. Preprint Paper
  16. Rain, S., Avarikioti, G., Kovacs, L., Maffei, M. (2023). Towards a Game-Theoretic Security Analysis of Off-Chain Protocols. In The 36th IEEE Computer Security Foundations Symposium (CSF) (pp. 107-122). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Preprint Paper
  17. Sheganaku, G., Schulte, S., Waibel, P., & Weber, I. (2023). Cost-efficient auto-scaling of container-based elastic processes. Future Generation Computer Systems. 138, 296-312. Preprint Paper

2022:

  1. Mazumdar, S., Banerjee, P., Sinha, A., Ruj, S., Roy, B. (2022). Strategic Analysis of Griefing Attack in Lightning Network. IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management (pp. 1790-1803). Paper
  2. Hoenisch, P., Mazumdar, S., Moreno-Sanchez, P., Ruj, S. (2022). LightSwap: An Atomic Swap does not Require Timeouts at Both Blockchains. In The 6th International Workshop on Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain Technology (CBT) (pp. 219-235). Springer, Heidelberg, Berlin. Preprint Paper
  3. Mazumdar, S. (2022). Towards faster settlement in HTLC-based Cross-Chain Atomic Swaps (Invited Paper). In The 4th IEEE International Conference on Trust, Privacy and Security in Intelligent Systems, and Applications (TPS) (pp. 295-304). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Preprint Paper
  4. Sober, M., Scaffino, G., Schulte, S., & Kanhere, S. (2022). A Blockchain-Based IoT Data Marketplace (Invited Paper). Cluster Computing. 26, 6, (pp. 3523–3545). Paper
  5. Sober, M., Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Spanring, C., Kobelt, M., & Schulte, S. (2022). Decentralized Cross-Blockchain Asset Transfers with Transfer Confirmation. Cluster Computing. 26,4, (pp. 2129–2146). Paper
  6. Aumayr, L., Abbaszadeh, K., Maffei, M. (2022). Thora: Atomic And Privacy-Preserving Multi-Channel Updates. In The 29th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS) (pp. 165-178). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Preprint Paper
  7. Glaeser, N., Maffei, M., Malavolta, G., Moreno-Sanchez, P., Tairi, E., Thyagarajan, S.A.K. (2022). Foundations of Coin Mixing Services. In The 29th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS) (pp. 1259-1273). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Preprint Paper
  8. Heiss, J., Grünewald, E., Haimerl, N., Schulte, S., Tai, S. (2022). Advancing Blockchain-Based Federated Learning Through Verifiable Off-Chain Computations. In The 5th IEEE International Conference on Blockchain (Blockchain 2022) (pp. 194–201). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Preprint Paper
  9. Hiessl, T., Lakani, S.R., Kemnitz, J., Schall, D., Schulte, S. (2022). Cohort-based Federated Learning Services for Industrial Collaboration on the Edge. Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing. 167, 64-76. Paper Preprint
  10. Aumayr, L., Thyagarajan, S. A., Malavolta, G., Monero-Sánchez, P., & Maffei, M. (2022). Sleepy Channels: Bitcoin-Compatible Bi-directional Payment Channels without Watchtowers. In The 29th ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (CCS) (pp. 179-192). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Preprint Paper

2021:

  1. Körbel, B., Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Sober, M., & Schulte, S. (2021). Blockchain-based Result Verification for Computation Offloading. In 19th International Conference on Service Oriented Computing (ICSOC 2021) (Vol. 13121, pp. 99–115). Springer, Heidelberg Berlin. Paper Preprint
  2. Sober, M., Scaffino, G., Spanring, C., & Schulte, S. (2021). A Voting-Based Blockchain Interoperability Oracle. In The 4th IEEE International Conference on Blockchain (Blockchain 2021) (pp. 160–169). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper Preprint
  3. Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Spanring, C., Sober, M., & Schulte, S. (2021). Decentralized Cross-Blockchain Asset Transfers. In 3rd IEEE International Conference on Blockchain Computing and Applications (BCCA 2021) (pp. 34–41). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper Preprint
  4. Nissl, M., Sallinger, E., Borkowski, M., & Schulte, S. (2021). Towards Cross-Blockchain Smart Contracts. In 3rd IEEE International Conference on Decentralized Applications and Infrastructures (DAPPS 2021) (pp. 85–94). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper Preprint

2020:

  1. Brandstätter, T., Schulte, S., Cito, J., & Borkowski, M. (2020). Characterizing Efficiency Optimizations in Solidity Smart Contracts. In The 3rd IEEE International Conference on Blockchain (Blockchain 2020) (pp. 281–290). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA, Best Paper Award. Paper Preprint
  2. Frauenthaler, P., Sigwart, M., Spanring, C., Sober, M., & Schulte, S. (2020). ETH Relay: A Cost-Efficient Relay for Ethereum-Based Blockchains. In The 3rd IEEE International Conference on Blockchain (Blockchain 2020) (pp. 204–213). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper Preprint

Further Publications (Prior to the Start of CDL-BOT):

  1. Sigwart, M., Borkowski, M., Peise, M., Schulte, S., & Tai, S. (2020). A Secure and Extensible Blockchain-based Data Provenance Framework for the Internet of Things. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, NN(NN), NN–NN. Paper
  2. Frauenthaler, P., Borkowski, M., & Schulte, S. (2020). A Framework for Assessing and Selecting Blockchains at Runtime. In 2nd IEEE International Conference on Decentralized Applications and Infrastructures (DAPPS 2020) (pp. 106–113). IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA. Paper
  3. Krejci, S., Sigwart, M., & Schulte, S. (2020). Blockchain- and IPFS-based Data Distribution for the Internet of Things. In 8th European Conference on Service-Oriented and Cloud Computing (ESOCC 2020) (Vol. 12054, pp. 177–191). Springer, Heidelberg Berlin, Best Paper Award. Paper
  4. Krejci, S., & Schulte, S. (2020). Living at the Edge: Running IPFS and Ethereum Client Software on Single-board Computers. In KuVS-Fachgespräch Fog Computing 2020 (pp. 20–23). Universitätsbibliothek TU Wien, Vienna, Austria. Paper
  5. Borkowski, M., Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Hukkinen, T., & Schulte, S. (2019). DeXTT: Deterministic Cross-Blockchain Token Transfers. IEEE Access, 7(1), 111030–111042. Paper Preprint
  6. Sigwart, M., Borkowski, M., Peise, M., Schulte, S., & Tai, S. (2019). Blockchain-based Data Provenance for the Internet of Things. In 9th International Conference on the Internet of Things (IoT 2019) (pp. 15:1–15:8). ACM, New York, NY, USA. Paper

White Papers and Unrefereed Papers:

  1. Nissl, M., Sallinger, E., Schulte, S., & Borkowski, M. (2020). Towards Cross-Blockchain Smart Contracts (arXiv report No. 2010.07352). arXiv. Paper
  2. Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Spanring, C., & Schulte, S. (2020). Decentralized Cross-Blockchain Asset Transfers (arXiv report No. 2004.10488). arXiv. Paper
  3. Frauenthaler, P., Sigwart, M., Spanring, C., & Schulte, S. (2020). Testimonium: A Cost-Efficient Blockchain Relay (arXiv report No. 2002.12837). arXiv. Paper
  4. Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Spanring, C., & Schulte, S. (2020). Leveraging Blockchain Relays for Cross-Chain Token Transfers (Whitepaper). Technische Universität Wien. Paper
  5. Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Spanring, C., & Schulte, S. (2019). Preparing Simplified Payment Verifications for Cross-Blockchain Token Transfers (Whitepaper). Technische Universität Wien. Paper
  6. Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Hukkinen, T., & Schulte, S. (2019). Towards Cross-Blockchain Transaction Verifications (Whitepaper). Technische Universität Wien. Paper
  7. Schulte, S., Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., & Borkowski, M. (2019). Towards Blockchain Interoperability. In BPM Blockchain and Central and Eastern Europe Forum (Vol. 361, pp. 3–10). Springer, Berlin Heidelberg. Paper Preprint
  8. Frauenthaler, P., Sigwart, M., Borkowski, M., Hukkinen, T., & Schulte, S. (2019). Towards Efficient Cross-Blockchain Token Transfers (Whitepaper). Technische Universität Wien. Paper
  9. Sigwart, M., Borkowski, M., Peise, M., Schulte, S., & Tai, S. (2019). Blockchain-based Data Provenance for the Internet of Things (arXiv report No. 1905.06852). arXiv. Paper
  10. Frauenthaler, P., Borkowski, M., & Schulte, S. (2019). A Framework for Blockchain Interoperability and Runtime Selection (arXiv report No. 1905.07014). arXiv. Paper
  11. Borkowski, M., Sigwart, M., Frauenthaler, P., Hukkinen, T., & Schulte, S. (2019). DeXTT: Deterministic Cross-Blockchain Token Transfers (arXiv report No. 1905.06204). arXiv. Paper
  12. Borkowski, M., Frauenthaler, P., Sigwart, M., Hukkinen, T., & Hladký, O. (2019). Cross-Blockchain Technologies: Review, State of the Art, and Outlook (Whitepaper). Technische Universität Wien. Paper
  13. Borkowski, M., Ritzer, C., & Schulte, S. (2018). Deterministic Witnesses for Claim-First Transactions (Whitepaper). Technische Universität Wien. Paper
  14. Borkowski, M., Ritzer, C., McDonald, D., & Schulte, S. (2018). Caught in Chains: Claim-First Transactions for Cross-Blockchain Asset Transfers (Whitepaper). Technische Universität Wien. Paper
  15. Borkowski, M., McDonald, D., Ritzer, C., & Schulte, S. (2018). Towards Atomic Cross-Chain Token Transfers: State of the Art and Open Questions within TAST (Whitepaper). Technische Universität Wien. Paper