An experimental study of the Bitcoin lightning network properties

Iadisernia, Giulia (A.A. 2021/2022) An experimental study of the Bitcoin lightning network properties. Tesi di Laurea in Blockchain and cryptocurrencies, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Massimo Bernaschi, pp. 52. [Bachelor's Degree Thesis]

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Bitcoin's scalability problem and some technical solutions. Proof-of-work issues. Technical solutions to increase Bitcoin’s scalability. The lightning network. Introduction to the lightning network. Payment channels. Types of transaction in the lightning network. The drawbacks. The lightning network performance analysis. Dataset explanation. Graph construction. The evolution of the properties of the lightning network. The evolution of centrality in the lightning network. The roles of hubs in longest shortest paths. Some statistics on shortest paths in 2022.02.07. Network routing performance.


Bibliografia: pp. 51-52.

Thesis Type: Bachelor's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Bachelor's Degree Programs > Bachelor's Degree Program in Management and Computer Science, English language (L-18)
Chair: Blockchain and cryptocurrencies
Thesis Supervisor: Bernaschi, Massimo
Academic Year: 2021/2022
Session: Summer
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 03 Nov 2022 09:12
Last Modified: 03 Nov 2022 09:12


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