econ crime lab
Stefan Kitzler
Role PhD. studentDescriptionStefan Kitzler is a visiting student at UdeM, supported by a prestigious scholarship from Mitacs. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in computer science at TU Wien, where he is affiliated with the cryptofinance group at the Complexity Science Hub Vienna. Stefan's research revolves around Decentralized Finance (DeFi) and the associated risks, with a specific focus on leveraging Blockchain data for analysis. He holds a bachelor's and master's degree in technical physics from TU Wien, which has equipped him with a strong foundation in the field. Stefan's research interests primarily lie in data science and network analysis. In his current project at the EconCrime Lab, Stefan directs his efforts towards investigating the traces of DeFi-related criminal activities on the Blockchain. His research endeavors include identifying patterns and exploring the relationships between various actors and their corresponding activities. By delving into the nuances of DeFi crime, Stefan aims to contribute valuable insights to the field.ResearchResearch articles