[PhD graduation] Congratulations to Anne-Lena Kampen

Anne-Lena Kampen successfully completed her trial lecture and PhD thesis defence on Thr May 18 2017 and will be awarded the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (Telematics).

The title of her thesis is “Modelling and analyzing cost-effective dependability in passive optical networks” and the given topic for her trial lecture was “Long Range Wireless IoT Technologies: Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) vs Cellular”.

The following committee had been appointed to evaluate her thesis, trial lecture and defence:

  • Professor Luis Muñoz, University of Cantabria
  • Senior Research Scientist Isabelle Tardy, Sintef Digital, Oslo
  • Prof. Yuming Jiang, Department of Information Security and Communication Technology, NTNU


Anne-Lena Kampen has carried out her PhD work at the Department of Telematics (now: Department of Information Security and Communication Technology), NTNU. Her main supervisor has been Øivind Kure.



2017/05/22 14:04

[Open positions] PostDoc and PhD research fellowship positions in the CINELDI project

The Department of Information Security and Communication Technology (IIK) invites applications for 1 PostDoc and 2 PhD research fellowship positions connected to Centre for intelligent electricity distribution (CINELDI). CINELDI is a cross-disciplinary research Centre for Environment-friendly Energy Research (FME) awarded by the Research Council of Norway.

Details about each position are found on CINELDI's pages  The positions will be hosted by IIK are IE-073-2017IE-072-2017, and IE-071-2017.

Application deadline: June 15, 2017

2017/05/16 09:45

[Visiting] Dr. Sachin Sharma

Dr. Sachin Sharma, Experienced Researcher at NEC Laboratories Europe, is visiting IIK/NTNU for one month from 15th May till 14th June, supported by EU project CleanSky ITN. He will be working with Prof. Yuming Jiang


2017/05/16 07:36

[Visiting] Professor Kishor Trivedi

Professor Kishor Trivedi is visiting the department. He will sit in A-264 and stay until June 15.

Dr. Kishor Trivedi is Professor at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Duke University. He has published several textbooks and more than 500 scientific papers. His research interests are in reliability and performance assessment of computer and communication systems. He has worked closely with industry partners and developed three different tools for reliability and performance assessments (SHARPE, SPNP and SREPT).

2017/05/15 07:39

[Visiting] PhD student Petra Stojsavljevic (Vizarreta)

Petra Stojsavljevic (Vizarreta), PhD student at TU München (Chair of Communication Networks) under the supervision of Prof. Dr.-Ing. W. Kellerer, is visiting IIK/NTNU this week on a grant given by the COST Action RECODIS as a “Short Term Scientific Mission”. She will be working on the topic of dependability modelling in SDN together with Bjarne E. Helvik and Poul E. Heegaard.

2017/05/15 07:35

[Publication] Paper accepted at MMM-ACNS

The paper "Easy 4G/LTE IMSI Catchers for Non-Programmers" by Stig Frode Mjølsnes and Ruxandra F. Olimid has been accepted for publication at International Conference on Mathematical Methods, Models and Architectures for Computer Networks Security (MMM-ACNS)

2017/05/11 07:40

[Publication] Paper published in IEEE Communication Magazine

The paper “Manufactured by software: SDN-enabled multi-operator composite services with the 5G exchange" by Gergely Biczók (BME), Manos Dramitinos (AUEB), Laszlo Toka (BME), Poul Heegaard (NTNU), and Håkon Lønsethagen (Telenor) is now published in the April Edition of IEEE Communications Magazine.

2017/05/10 11:32

[Publication] Short paper accepted at QoMEX 2017

The paper “Exploring diverse measures for evaluating QoE in the context of WebRTC” by Katrien De Moor, Sebastian Arndt, Doreid Ammar, Jan-Niklas Voigt-Antons, Andrew Perkis, and Poul E. Heegaard, has been accepted for publication in the Short Paper Track at 9th International Conference on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX 2017)

2017/04/27 16:08

[Publication] Paper accepted at International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS) 2017, Japan.

The paper "Simple Security Definitions for and Constructions of 0-RTT Key
Exchange" by Britta Hale, Tibor Jager, Sebastian Lauer and Jörg Schwenk has been accepted for publication at the International Conference on Applied Cryptography and Network Security (ACNS) 2017, Japan.

2017/04/19 18:46

[Publication] Paper accepted at QoMEX 2017

The paper "No Silver Bullet: QoE Metrics, QoE Fairness, and User Diversity in the Context of QoE Management" by Tobias Hoßfeld, Lea Skorin-Kapov, Poul E. Heegaard, and Martín Varela, has been accepted for publication at 9th International Conference on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX 2017)

2017/04/10 15:29