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Short Resume

Since 1995, I’m working in the field of telecommunication and media technologies in Europe and the US. The companies I worked for include:

Equipment providers:
Lucent Technologies, ActiVia Networks, Technicolor
Service providers:
Research labs:
INRIA, Sprintlabs, ETH Zurich

Professional Experience

2008 – present, Technicolor Research and Innovation
Paris, France
Director of Technology Strategy and Lab Director

2004 – 2008, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich
Zurich, Switzerland
Senior Researcher Associate and Lecturer
Communication Systems Research Group (CSG) of Prof. Dr. Bernhard Plattner

2000 – 2003, ActiVia Networks
Sophia Antipolis, France
Founder and Chief Network Architect
Start-up company in the field of Content Networking

1998 – 2000, Sprint Advanced Technology Labs
Burlingame, California, USA
Post-doc and Research Scientist
IP research group of Dr. Christophe Diot

1997 – 1998, AT&T / Lucent Bell-Labs Research
Holmdel, New Jersey, USA Technical staff member
High-speed networks research department (Dr. T.V. Lakshman)

1996 – 1999, INRIA
Sophia Antipolis, France
Research Staff member and Ph.D. candidate
RODEO project (Head of research group was Dr. Christian Huitema)

1995 – 1996, INRIA
Sophia Antipolis, France Master thesis student
Winner of a Erasmus student grant (supervisor Prof. Effelsberg)


Ph.D. in Computer Science in 1999 at INRIA (Institut National de la Recherche en Informatique et Automation) Sophia Antipolis, France
Advisors: Dr. Jean Bolot, Dr. Christophe Diot
Dissertation: Performance Evaluation of AQM and Differentiated-Services Networks

Diploma in Computer Science and Economics (Wirtschaftsinformatik) in 1996
University of Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany