Nida Khan

Doctoral researcher

Fakultät oder Zentrum Interdisciplinary Centre for Security, Reliability and Trust
Forschungseinheit SnT
Postadresse Université du Luxembourg
29, avenue JF Kennedy
L-1855 Luxembourg
Büroadresse JFK Building, E02-210
Telefon (+352) 46 66 44 5847
Fax (+352) 46 66 44 35847

Nida Khan is the developer of two pioneering technological tools for the Islamic finance industry. She is credited with the development of a new blockchain consensus mechanism, FAST, for high performance blockchains. Her other achievements include developing a decentralized app for crowdfunding of projects by donation in Ethereum, programming a chaincode in Hyperledger for the same, discovery of an anomaly and proposition of a novel mechanism for throughput enhancement in Ethereum. She has also developed a dashboard providing real time values of data changes in smart contract functions and has worked on developing a basic management plane for data-filtering and monitoring of Ethereum smart contracts. She has dealt with blockchain-based micropayments and is contributing as a team member of Masdin, an associate team between the University of Luxembourg and Inria, France for management of software-defined infrastructure. Nida joined the Services and Data Management in Distributed Systems group, SEDAN, headed by Dr. Habil Radu State. She is working on the financial applications of blockchain and data analytics under the supervision of Dr. Habil Radu State. 

Last updated on: Montag, den 25. Februar 2019

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See detailFeasibility of Stellar as a Blockchain-based Micropayment System
Khan, Nida; Ahmad, Tabrez; State, Radu

in Springer SmartBlock 2019 - 2nd International Conference on Smart Blockchain (in press)

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See detailA Look into Privacy-Preserving Blockchains
Khan, Nida; Nassar, Mohamed

in IEEE BCA @AICCSA 2019 - Workshop on Blockchain and it's Applications (in press)

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See detailBlockchain-based Micropayment Systems: Economic Impact
Khan, Nida; Ahmad, Tabrez; State, Radu

in ACM IDEAS '19 Proceedings of the 23rd International Database Engineering & Applications Symposium (2019)

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See detailFeasibility Analysis of Blockchain for Donation-based Crowdfunding of Ethical Projects
Khan, Nida; Ouaich, Rachid

in Springer Smart Technologies and Innovation for a Sustainable Future. Advances in Science, Technology & Innovation (IEREK Interdisciplinary Series for Sustainable Development). (2019)

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See detailLightning Network: A Comparative Review of Transaction Fees and Data Analysis
Khan, Nida; State, Radu

in Springer Blockchain and Applications (2019)

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See detailFAST: A MapReduce Consensus for High Performance Blockchains
Khan, Nida

in ACM BlockSys'18 Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Blockchain-enabled Networked Sensor Systems (2018, November 04)

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See detailTowards a Management Plane for Smart Contracts: Ethereum Case Study
Khan, Nida; Lahmadi, Abdelkader; Francois, Jerome; State, Radu

in NOMS 2018 - 2018 IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (2018)

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See detailBlockchain Technology - Arsenal for a Shariah-Compliant Financial Ecosystem
Lacasse, Richard-Marc; Lambert, Berthe; Khan, Nida

in Journal of Business and Economics (2017, December 05)

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