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Alexander Mühle

PhD student in the Secure Identity Lab

Hasso-Plattner-Institut (HPI) für
Digital Engineering gGmbH
Universität Potsdam
Prof.-Dr.-Helmert-Str. 2-3
14482 Potsdam

office:      H-1.12
phone:    +49 (0)331-5509-4812
fax:         +49 (0)331-5509-325
email:     alexander.muehle(at)hpi.de


You can find my PGP-key here

PGP fingerprint: 81E3 FA55 2DFC CDF7 93A1 FD99 0579 4051 373B E4E4

Research Interest

  • Networking Layer of Blockchain Systems
  • Security and Privacy of Distributed Systems
  • Decentralised Identity Management


WS 2018/2019

  • OSSI - Optimal Self-Sovereign Identity (Master's Project)
  • Blockchain - Sicherheit auch ohne Trusted Third Party (openHPI Course)

SS 2019

  • Identity Recovery in Decentralised Systems (Master's Thesis)

WS 2019/2020

  • Academic Credentials in the Digital Age (Bachelor's Project)

SS 2020

  • Tatort Internet: Angriffsvektoren und Schutzmaßnahmen (openHPI Course)
  • Hot Topics in Secure Identity Research (Master Seminar)
    • Gotta Catch'em All! Crawling the Bitcoin P2P Network


Google Scholar


Grüner, A., Mühle, A., Gayvoronskaya, T., & Meinel, C. (2019, March). A Comparative Analysis of Trust Requirements in Decentralized Identity Management. In International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (pp. 200-213). Springer, Cham.

Mühle, A., Grüner, A., Gayvoronskaya, T., & Meinel, C. (2018). A survey on essential components of a self-sovereign identity. Computer Science Review, 30, 80-86.

Grüner, A., Mühle, A., & Meinel, C. (2018).A Quantifiable Trust Model for Blockchain-based Identity Management, IEEE International Conference on Blockchain,

Cabello, J., Janßen, G., Mühle A. (2017). Distributed Library Management System Based on the Blockchain Technology. Liber Conference 2017

Engelbrecht, K.-P., Weiss, B., Adler, F., Louis, B., Mühle, A. and Schmitt, E. (2014). ECA answering student queries for data collection and teaching. 2014 Spoken Language Technology Workshop. Symposium Proceedings. IEEE.