News until 2022

[March 2021] The international conference Passive and Active Measurement Conference (PAM 2021) will be hosted as a video conference by our chair at BTU Cottbus - Senftenberg from March 29 - 31, 2021.

[December 2020] Oliver presented our COVID-19 Internet research as 50 min invited talk at IEEE ICOSST. The talk covers our work on virtual conference experience, contact tracing apps, and COVID impacts on internet traffic: Video

[December 2020] Our study on the effect of COVID-19 on Internet Traffic (IMC’20) was widely covered by the German media: Interview with me by the Lausitzer Rundschau - LR cover page,, sueddeutsche, stern, handelsblatt, …

[October 2020] Nabil Abo Nasser awarded with DAAD award - congratulations!

[September 2020] The group is organizing the Passive and Active Measurement Conference 2021

[September 2020] 1 paper on Internet Security accepted at the ACM Computer and Communications Security (CCS) conference

[August 2020] 2 paper accepted at the ACM Internet Measurement Conference 2020: 1) The Lockdown Effect: Implications of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Internet Traffic 2) Mis-shapes, Mistakes, Misfits: An Analysis of Domain Classification Services

[April 2020] Dr.-Ing. Ingmar Poese (Benocs) is a lecturer at the chair

[February 2020] Upcoming Dagstuhl seminar: Towards Climate-Friendly Internet Research

[January 29, 2020] Guest talk by Daniel Kopp (DE-CIX): Overview on the world's largest Internet Exchange Point

[January 23, 2020] Guest talk by Hossein Doroud (U Paderborn): Machine learning based network traffic classification at ISPs

[December 19, 2019] Oliver served on the PhD committee of Wouter de Vries @ Uni Twente, NL

[December 11, 2019] Our study on the perception of QUIC appeared at ACM CoNEXT

[October 21,  2019] Our cyber security study on booter-based DDoS attacks is presented at the Internet Measurement Conference

[September 16, 2019] Oliver participated in the Munich Internet Research Retreat (MIR) and gave a talk on DDoS Attacks in the Internet

[June 13, 2019] Oliver served on the PhD comittee of Jawad Manzoor at UCLouvain, Belgium and gave a talk on HTTP2 Server Push at UCLouvain.

[June 07, 2019] Oliver received the best reviewer award at IEEE conference on quality of multimedia experience (QoMEX)

[March 2019] Oliver gave a talk on "Is the Web ready for HTTP/2 Server Push?" at the Netsys 2019 outstanding paper session.

[October 7, 2018] Dr.-Ing. René Rietz awarded with Max-Grünebaum award

[July 10, 2017] New international master study program on Cyber Security at BTU established by Prof. Hartmut König.