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

13.02.2020

Digital Credentials Consortium releases Whitepaper

TU Munich has released together with other universities the Whitepaper "Building the digital credential infrastructure for the future", outlining the process to create a global digital credential infrastructure that sets a worldwide standard for issuing, storing, displaying and...[mehr]

15.06.2019

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

A recent study by researchers at TU München 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]

Upcoming Events

16.09.2020

Certified Blockchain & DLT Manager: New course dates available!

Apply now for our TUM Certificate Program in Blockchain & Distributed Ledger Technologies with start in September 2020. [mehr]

12.02.2020

Crypto Assets: Custody, Issuance and Trading

This half-day conference focuses on tokenization. Current models for tokenizing assets and future opportunities are discussed. [mehr]