Main topics

Core aspects of our research are:

  • Internet Data Science: Large-scale analysis of the Internet using by data science methods
  • Internet Security: Empirical analysis of Internet security and methods to improve Internet security (e.g. anomaly detection / DDoS protection)
  • Social networks: Investigation of communication characteristics of social networks and methods for improving security
  • Internet Architecture: Investigation of design principles of the future Internet
  • Industrial Networks: Investigation and optimisation of industrial communication networks
  • Quality of Experience: Investigation of the perceived quality of Internet services by means of psychological user studies

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