Welcome to the TUM Blockchain Research Cluster

The Blockchain Research Cluster (blockchain.tum.de) is an interdisciplinary network of chairs and research groups at the Technical University of Munich, which investigate and further develop the technical, economic, legal and social aspects of blockchain-based solutions.

The cluster organizes a monthly meeting for interested members of the Technical University of Munich as well as external guests to report on various topics (technologies, research results, applications). In addition, introductory events and lectures by guests take place.

To be informed about future events and results, please subscribe to our newsletter or use the Slack channel.

News

15.06.2019

TUM Study Finds Bitcoin's Carbon Footprint is Comparable to Hamburg and Las Vegas

A recent study by researchers at TU Munich reveals that the annual carbon emissions of the Bitcoin network range from 22.0 to 22.9 MtCO2 which is comparable to larger cities and even countries such as Jordan and Sri Lanka. [mehr]

31.05.2019

Nine Universities Join Their Efforts on Shared Digital Credential Infrastructure

TU Munich will be collaborating with other universities under Digital Credentials initiative to create a global digital credential infrastructure for certification.[mehr]

Upcoming Events

15.06.2019

St.Gallen Blockchain Roundtable and Paper Competition

On November 5, 2019 the St. Gallen Blockchain Roundtable will be taking place with keynote speeches and breakout sessions. Also students are welcome to submit their DLT-related theses for the competition.[mehr]

20.09.2018

Sebis Workshop with Blockchain on 20th September 2018

The next sebis Workshop will take place on the 20th September 2018. [mehr]