Responsible Person:Dr. Sina Rafati Niya
Keywords: Cardano, Blockchains, Testnets, Wallets
In the cryptocurrency world, everyone can exchange value digitally without third- party oversight. The main interfaces to connect to Blockchains (i.e., enablers of the cryptocurrencies) and leverage the cryptocurrency ecosystem for regular users are web pages and mobile applications . Currently, multiple CLI, Desktop, mobile native, or web-based wallets are developed for the Cardano Blockchain such as the “cardano-wallet” , “Daedalus Wallet” , and “Yoroi Wallet” , which are performing fine in the mainnet or official testnets. However, those wallets lack network-specific configurations for local (private) networks.
This practical thesis/project aims at developing or modifying an existing wallet’s source code to perform with full functionality in connection to a parallel Cardano chain hosted at UZH. A set of features expected from this web-based wallet includes: 1) sending and receiving Fungible and Non-fungible Tokens (FTs and NFTs), 2) Registering as a validator, 3) Staking, 4) Delegating, 5) NFT gallery, 6) Activity and statement history view.
 Atif Ghulam Nabi: “Analytic Study on Android-based Crypto-Currency Wallets”; Universität Zürich, May 2018, https://files.ifi.uzh.ch/CSG/staff/Rafati/Atif_MBM.pdf.
 Cardano Wallet, https://github.com/input-output-hk/cardano-wallet, last seen: May 22, 2023.
 Daedalus Wallet https://daedaluswallet.io/, last seen: May 22, 2023.
 Yuri Wallet: “Your Gateway to The Financial World”, https://yoroi-wallet.com/, last seen: May 22, 2023.