Work Experience

University Education
  • 10/1997 9/2003: Dipl.Inform. at University of Würzburg, Germany; Computer Science with minor physics (Diplom: good); Mathematics with minor physics (Vordiplom: good).
  • 10/2003 8/2009: Dr. rer. nat. at the University of Würzburg (summa cum laude). PhD tesis “Performance Evaluation of Future Internet Applications and Emerging User Behavior”.
  • 9/2009 5/2013: Habilitation at the University of Würzburg on “Modeling and Analysis of Internet Applications and Services”.

Work Experience

  • 4/2004 - 8/2009: Research assistant at Chair of Communication Networks, Prof. Dr.-Ing. P. Tran-Gia, University of Würzburg
  • 2/2008 - 08/2014: Head of the FIA research group “Future Internet Applications & Overlays”
  • 9/2009 - 5/2011: Senior researcher and assistant professor (Akademischer Rat) at the University of Würzburg
  • 6/2011 - 9/2011: Senior researcher at Forschungszentrum Telekommunikation Wien (FTW), Vienna, Austria
  • 10/2011 - 8/2014: Senior researcher and assistant professor (Akademischer Rat) at the University of Würzburg
  • 7/2013 - 8/2014: Assistant professor (Privatdozent) at the University of Würzburg
  • since 09/2014: Full professor at the University of Duisburg-Essen and head of the chair of “Modeling of Adaptive Systems”