International Journal of Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies
- Editor in Chief
- Prof. Sam Goundar
- ISSN online
- ISSN print
- 4 issues per year
Blockchain and cryptocurrencies are now topics of substantial impact that academia and industry need to contemplate, exploit and adopt. The mission of IJBC is to be the premier resource for the most innovative scholarly and professional research information pertaining to the management and use of blockchains and cryptocurrencies. Its articles will be essential for anyone interested in this area. IJBC is the first journal dedicated to the topic.
Topics covered include
- Blockchain applications
- Blockchain technologies
- Blockchain security
- Bitcoin security
- Digital currencies
- Distributed ledger technologies
- Smart contracts
- Permissioned ledgers
The main objective of IJBC is to be a primary forum for scholars, researchers and practitioners for the dissemination of knowledge, methodologies, theoretical analyses and modelling, simulation and empirical studies on blockchain technologies and cryptocurrencies. Articles on the evolving theory and practice related to distributed ledger technologies and peer-to-peer digital currencies are intended to provide comprehensive coverage and understanding of their use within technological, business and organisational dimensions. The secondary objective of IJBC is a thorough examination of blockchains and cryptocurrencies with respect to issues of management, governance, trust and privacy, and interoperability.
The target audience for this journal is academics, IT professionals, researchers, industry professionals, postgraduate-level students, government officials and other practitioners working in this field.
IJBC publishes original papers, review papers, technical reports, case studies and book reviews. Special Issues devoted to important topics in financial technology will occasionally be published.
IJBC is indexed in:
Editor in Chief
- Goundar, Sam, RMIT University, Vietnam
- Ahuja, Sanjay, University of North Florida, USA
- Al-Saqaf, Walid, Södertörn University, Sweden
- Bhardwaj, Akashdeep, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, India
- Garcia, Andréa Romaoli, Instituto Brasileiro de Estudos Tributários, Brazil
- Quist-Aphetsi, Kester, Ghana University Technology College, Ghana
Editorial Board Members
- Alghamdi, Mohammed, Al-Baha University, Saudi Arabia
- Aliu, Florin, Institute of Technology and Business in Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
- Azrour, Mouarde, Moulay Ismail University of Meknes, Morocco
- Baba, Asif Iqbal, Tuskegee University, USA
- Babu, Satish, APRALO, ICANN, India
- Behera, Tapan Kumar, Forrester Research, USA
- Bouhassoune, Kamal, Hassan First University of Settat, Morocco
- Cui, Changze, Amazon Web Service, USA
- da Cunha, Paulo Rupino, University of Coimbra, Portugal
- Da Rosa Righi, Rodrigo, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos, Brazil
- Dhiman, Mayank, Notion, USA
- Dubey, Ashutosh Kumar, Chitkara University, India
- Echchabi, Abdelghani, Higher Colleges of Technology, United Arab Emirates
- Fofack, Achille Dargaud, Rauf Denktaş University, Turkey
- Garita, Mauricio, Universidad del Istmo, Guatemala
- Gebremeskel, Gebeyehu, Bahir Dar University, Ethiopia
- Gururaj, H.L., Manipal Institute of Technology Bengaluru, India
- Haqiq, Abdelkrim, Hassan 1st University, Morocco
- Kafhali, Said, Hassan 1st University, Morocco
- Kanagarajoo, Muralitheran V., Central Queensland University, Australia
- Kathiresan, Shankar, Alagappa University, India
- Kumar, Ravi, Vidyavardhaka College of Engineering, India
- Lai, P.C., University Malaya, Malaysia
- Ling, Aifan, Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics, China
- McKnight, Glenn, Foundation for Building Sustainable Communities, Canada
- Moore, Philip, Lanzhou University, China
- Nayyar, Anand, Duy Tan University, Vietnam
- Nuhiu, Artor, University of Prishtina, Republic of Kosovo
- Pandey, Rajiv, Amity University, India
- Prabhu, Aniruddha B.P., Cambridge Institute of Technology, India
- Raja, S.P., Vellore Institute of Technology, India
- Ramljak, Dusan, West Texas A&M University, USA
- Reis Furtado, Fabricio, Universidade do Vale do Rio dos Sinos, Brazil
- Sasaki, Elton Eiji, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Brazil
- Sathye, Milind, University of Canberra, Australia
- Seebaruth, Jason, Tech World Oracle, UK
- Upadhyay, Chandra Kant, Manipal University Jaipur, India
- Velotto, Giovanni, ABB Corporate Research, Sweden
- Vyas, Pranav, Charotar University of Science and Technology, India
- Wan, Hong, Purdue University, USA
- Yadav, Jitendra, Indian Institute Of Information Technology, India
- Zareravasan, Ahad, Masaryk University, Czech Republic
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