Blockchain Triangular Arbitrage and the implications for the energy markets

1 Research Project Grant position
(Deadline October 15th, 2020 12:00 )

Blockchain; Arbitrage; Energy


The successful candidate will facilitate a collaboration to assess the economic implications stemming from the application of the Blockchain technology to the energy market. Ideally, the candidate will be a cryptoeconomist with previous experience in the empirical analysis of cryptocurrency markets, with a particular reference on arbitrage. To facilitate the dialogue among different disciplines, an interdisciplinary background in quantitative disciplines and in economics will be positively evaluated.


The successful candidate will work on: 

1) Peer to peer energy trading

2) Evolution of energy markets and the potential emergence of arbitrage in energy trading

Participation to conferences and scientific events may be required.


"SoBigData++: An Integrated Infrastructure for Social Mining and Big Data Analytics” (GA 871042) funded by the EU program Horizon 2020 – Call INFRAIA-01-2018-2019 – Integrating Activities for Advanced Communities

Formal requirements
  • Master's Degree in Physics or related fields; 
  • Excellent knowledge of English, both written and spoken.

6 months

Gross amount


Job Research Unit: 
Job Contract Type: 
Borsa a progetto - Project fellowship


Apply ONLINE only.


Before filling in the application form, please read thoroughly the full call and collect all the files you may need:


  • Personal info and contact info (compulsory);
  • University degree (compulsory).


  • The scanned copy of a valid identity document (Passport or Identity Card - compulsory);
  • Your CV in English (compulsory).