Dr. Gareth Tyson and collaborators have been awarded a €122k grant to investigate the use of illegal gambling websites across Europe. This is part of a collaboration with the Queen Mary University of London School of Law.
PhD studentships are available in any area of EECS, including networking and distributed systems (deadline 31st Jan). Click here for further information or contact any of our academics to discuss opportunities.
Paper “Open Connect Everywhere: A Glimpse at the Internet Ecosystem through the Lens of the Netflix CDN” by Timm Böttger, Felix Cuadrado, Gareth Tyson, Ignacio Castro and Steve Uhlig has been accepted to SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review (CCR). This is a top journal on computer networks (January).
Paper “Facebook (A)Live? Are live social broadcasts really broadcasts?” by Gareth Tyson and collaborators has been accepted at the World Wide Web Conference (WWW). This is the premier conference in web research with an acceptance rate of 15%.
Paper “Online Aggregation of the Forwarding Information Base: Accounting for Locality and Churn” by Prof. Steve Uhlig and colleagues has been accepted by IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN). This is the premier journal for networks research with an impact factor of 3.376 (December). 8 PhD
Dr Marjan Falahrastegar has passed her PhD viva with a thesis entitled “The Complex Third-Party Tracking Ecosystem: A Multi-Dimensional Perspective“. Congratulations (December)! Paper “Internet Scale User-Generated Live Video Streaming: The Twitch Case” by Jie Deng, Dr. Gareth Tyson, Dr. Felix Cuadrado and Prof. Steve Uhlig has been
Congratulations to all the organisers of the ACM DEV’15 conference hosted at QMUL this week. The conference, locally chaired by Dr. Gareth Tyson, focussed on technologies for developing regions and was also co-located with an IRTF GAIA meeting (December). Paper “iBGP2:
Many thanks to Prof. Jon Crowcroft for his excellent distinguished seminar for the Networks group, and guitar playing for the Christmas party! (December). The School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science has been ranked very highly in the Research Excellence Framework. We
Prof. Jonathan Pitts‘ spin-out company, Actual Experience, has won a prestigious industry award for innovation. They have also just completed a £4 million financing round with one of Europe’s largest investment managers. The full story can be found here (December). Dr.