Prof. Georgios Smaragdakis. Ph.D

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Professor | Internet Network Architectures Group (INET) at Technische Universität Berlin

Professor | Internet Measurement and Analysis (IMA) at Technische Universität Berlin

Research Affiliate| Max Planck Institute for Informatics

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Technische Universität Berlin

Internet Network Architectures

Mar 4.4

Marchstraße 23

D-10587 Berlin


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Prof. Georgios Smaragdakis, Ph.D.

Georgios Smaragdakis is currently a Professor with Technical University (TU) Berlin, a reseach affiliate with Max Planck Institute for Informatics, and a research collaborator with Akamai Technologies. From 2014-2017 he was a Marie Curie fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Computer Science and Artificial Intelligent Laboratory (CSAIL), and from 2015-2018 a research affiliate with the MIT Internet Policy Research Initiative (IPRI). From
2008-2014 he acted as Senior Researcher at Deutsche Telekom Laboratories and at the TU Berlin. In 2008 he was a research intern at Telefonica Research. He earned the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Boston University in 2009 and the Diploma in Electronic and Computer Engineering from the Technical University of Crete.

Research Interests:

  • Internet Measurement
  • Content Distribution
  • Internet Security
  • Internet Policy
  • Web Privacy

Awards and Honors

2021 IEEE Senior Member
2020 ACM Senior Member
2019, 2020 IETF/IRTF Applied Networking Research Prizes
2019 “Best of CCR“ (ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review)
2019, 2015 Best Paper Award at ACM CoNEXT
2018, 2016, 2011 Best Paper Award at ACM IMC
2017 Best Paper Award at  IEEE INFOCOM
2015 European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant Award
2013 Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship


  • Internet Society
  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • ACM Special Interest Group on Data Communications (SIGCOMM)
  • USENIX Association
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)