2009 Ph.D. in Computer Science (magna cum laude)
University: Ludwig-Maximilians University (LMU), Munich, Germany
Thesis: Measures for the End-to-End Quality of Service Assurance in Multi-Provider Network Connections
Advisor: Professor (em.) Dr. Heinz-Gerd Hegering
Academic ancestory: at Mathematics Genealogy Project
  2005 B.S./M.S. in Computer Science
University: Technical University Munich (TUM), Munich, Germany
Thesis: Security Analysis of SSL/TLS Source Code
Advisor: Professor Dr. Jan Jürjens
  1996 B.S. in Applied Mathematics
University: Moscow State Institute of Radiotechnics, Electronics and Automation (MIREA), Moscow, Russia

Academic Experience

  2019 - present Associate Professor
Affiliation: Auburn University (AU), Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering (CSSE)
  2014 - 2019 Assistant Professor
Affiliation: University of South Alabama (USA), School of Computing (SoC)
  2012 - 2013 Post-Doctoral Research Scholar
Affiliation: Vanderbilt University (VU), Institute for Software Integrated Systems (ISIS)
Post-Doctoral Sponsor: Professor Dr. Janos Sztipanovits
Post-Doctoral Mentor: Professor Dr. Xenofon D. Koutsoukos

Industrial Experience

  2006 - 2011 Research Fellow
German Research Network (DFN) and Leibniz Supercomputing Centre (LRZ), Munich, Germany
  2001 - 2004 Software Engineer
FAST TV SERVER, Munich, Germany
  2000 Software Engineer
TÜV Informatik Service GmbH (TIS), Munich, Germany
  1997 - 2000 Software Engineer
SOFTRONIK Softwareentwicklungs GmbH, Munich, Germany
  1997 Software Developer (Intern)
VR-SYSTEMS Virtual Reality Design Labs, Munich, Germany
  1995 - 1996 Software Developer
OPTIMA, Moscow, Russia
  1993 - 1994 Software Developer
Alter-Vest, Moscow, Russia