Dr Gianni Antichi joins us today as a Lecturer in Networks. He was previously a Senior Research Associate at Cambridge Computer Lab, where he led several H2020/EPSRC projects. Recent achievements include two papers at SIGCOMM, as well as the Best
Dr. Gareth Tyson has been awarded the Outstanding Program Committee Member Award at ICWSM’18! ICWSM is the premier conference for a social media research, with an acceptance rate of 16%.
Paper “Looking for Hypergiants in PeeringDB” by Timm Böttger, Felix Cuadrado, and Steve Uhlig has been accepted at SIGCOMM Computer Communications Review (CCR). This is a top journal on computer networks (June).
Paper “Loom: Complex large-scale visual insight for large hybrid IT infrastructure management” by Dr. Felix Cuadrado and collaborators has been published at the Future Generation Computer Systems (FGCS) journal. This is a top journal with an impact factor of 3.9 (June).
Paper “Elastic Sketch: Adaptive and Fast Network-wide Measurements” by Prof. Steve Uhlig and colleagues has been accepted at the ACM SIGCOMM Conference. This is the top conference for computer networking research, with an acceptance rate of 18%.
Paper “Facebook (A)Live? Are live social broadcasts really broadcasts?” by Aravindh Raman, Gareth Tyson and Nishanth Sastry received an Honourable Mention at the prestigious WWW’18 Conference after having being nominated for the Best Paper Award (as the top ranking paper
Paper “HeavyKeeper: An Accurate Algorithm for Finding Top-k Elephant Flows” by Prof. Steve Uhlig and colleagues has been accepted at the USENIX Annual Technical Conference (ATC). This is a premier conference for systems research, with an acceptance rate of 20%.
Paper “Movie Pirates of the Caribbean: Exploring Illegal Streaming Cyberlockers” by Damilola Ibosiola, Ben Steer, Steve Uhlig, Gareth Tyson and collaborators has been accepted at the International AAAI Conference on Web and Social Media (ICWSM’18). This is the premier conference for
Paper “Multilink communities of multiplex networks” by Raul Mondragon, Jacopo Iacovacci and Ginestra Bianconi has been accepted to PlosOne. This is a journal in the Top 25 in the Google Scholar Metric.
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.