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Semantic Smart Contracts & their Integration with Semantic Data Licensing

Type: 
Master
Supervisor: 
Student name: 
Zahra Jafari

Smart contracts are now often investigated as potential enablers of electronic machine-to-machine processable agreements on the Web, also supporting policy enforcement, as well as eBusiness.
"Smart contracts" is a relatively new keyword and approach, it is still left to be investigated how much semantic web service technology can be applicable to represent smart contracts, and how the semantic models and deployment environments of these smart contracts would look like. An additional question here is how to integrate semantic license descriptions into smart contracts.

 

References:

 

1. Clack, C. D., Bakshi, V. A., & Braine, L. (2016). Smart contract templates: foundations, design landscape and research directions. arXiv preprint arXiv:1608.00771.
https://arxiv.org/abs/1608.00771

 

2. Roman, D., & Vu, K. (2018, July). Enabling Data Markets Using Smart Contracts and Multi-party Computation. In International Conference on Business Information Systems (pp. 258-263). Springer, Cham.
https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Dumitru_Roman/publication/330085470_Enabling_Data_Markets_Using_Smart_Contracts_and_Multi-party_Computation/links/5c2d1d9692851c22a3562b51/Enabling-Data-Markets-Using-Smart-Contracts-and-Multi-party-Computation.pdf

 

3. DALICC - Data Licenses Clearance Center: http://dalicc.net/

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