Sheng-Nan Li




Sheng-Nan Li received her bachelor degree in Financial Engineering and master degree in Systems Analysis and Integration. Currently, she mainly focuses on blockchain-based system, including identification of the selfish mining behavior, economic analysis of cryptocurrency, and structural analysis of the bitcoin network.

Research Interests

  • Analysis of blockchain-based systems
  • User behaivor analysis
  • Network science


S.-N. Li, Z. Yang, C.J. Tessone: “Mining blocks in a row: An statistical study of fairness in Bitcoin mining”. IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency (2020)download (PDF, 966 KB)
S.-N. Li, Z. Yang, C.J. Tessone: “Proof-of-Work cryptocurrency mining: a statistical approach to fairness”. IEEE ICCC (2020)download (PDF, 1 MB)

Li S N, Guo Q, Yang K, Liu J G, Zhang Y C. Uncovering the Popularity Mechanisms for Facebook Applications. Physica A, 2018, 494: 422-429.

Li S N, Yang K, Liu X L, Liu J G, Guo Q. Robustness Analysis of Online User Reputation Measurements. Journal of University of Shanghai for Science and Technology, 2016, 38(4): 362-366. (in Chinese)

Tang L Y, Li S N, Lin J H, Guo Q, Liu J G. Community structure detection based on the neighbor node degree information. International Journal of Modern Physics C, 2016, 27(04): 1650046.

Yang K, Guo Q, Li S N, Han J T, Liu J G. Evolution properties of the community members for dynamic networks. Physics Letters A, 2017, 381(11): 970-975.

Liu J G, Yang Z H, Li S N, Yu C R. A Generative Model for the Collective Attention of the Chinese Stock Market Investors. Physica A, 2018, 512:1175-1182.