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End-to-End Verified E-Voting Trial for Polling Station Voting

Lookup NU author(s): Professor Feng Hao, Dr Samiran Bag, Dr Maryam Mehrnezhad, Dr Ehsan Toreini, Dr Roberto MetereORCiD, Dr Lana Liu



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On 2 May, 2019, during the UK local elections, an e-voting trial was conducted in Gateshead, using a touch-screen end-to-end verifiable e-voting system. This was the first trial of verifiable e-voting for polling station voting in the UK, and it presented a case study to envisage the future of e-voting.

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Author(s): Hao F, Wang S, Bag S, Procter R, Shahandashti S, Mehrnezhad M, Toreini E, Metere R, Liu L

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: IEEE Security & Privacy

Year: 2020

Volume: 18

Issue: 6

Pages: 6-13

Print publication date: 01/11/2020

Online publication date: 30/06/2020

Acceptance date: 05/06/2020

Date deposited: 26/06/2020

ISSN (print): 1540-7993

ISSN (electronic): 1558-4046

Publisher: IEEE


DOI: 10.1109/MSEC.2020.3002728


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