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Participating in students day
21 January 2020: Currently participating in the SICP students day, demoing cooperative mobile systems.
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Manuel Peuster successfully defended his PhD thesis
16 January 2020: Christoph Sommer had the pleasure of participating in the PhD defense committee of Manuel Peuster.
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Christoph Sommer elected in LTGR of LiTG
13 January 2020: Christoph Sommer has been elected to represent the Paderborn base of LTGR in the german lighting society LiTG.
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IEEE Transactions paper received over 1000 citations
10 December 2019: Just now, our 2011 IEEE Transactions paper “Bidirectionally coupled network and road traffic simulation …" which forms the basis of our Veins simulator has seen Google Scholar go over 1000 citations!
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Ion Turcanu presented paper at VNC 2019
06 December 2019: Ion Turcanu presented our joint paper on “Fog Seeding Strategies for Information-Centric Heterogeneous Vehicular Networks” at the 11th IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC 2019) in Los Angeles.
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Paper presentation at IEEE VNC 2019 in Los Angeles, California
06 December 2019: Tobias Hardes gave a talk about our paper titled Towards Heterogeneous Communication Strategies for Urban Platooning at Intersections at the 11th IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC 2019) in Los Angeles, California.
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Tobias Hardes presented paper at LCN 2019
15 October 2019: Tobias Hardes just presented his paper on “Dynamic Platoon Formation at Urban Intersections” at the 44th IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (LCN 2019).
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Special issue in Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks
07 August 2019: Christoph Sommer and Stefano Basagni just published a special issue on “Advances and Novel Applications of Mobile Wireless Networking” in the December issue of Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks (vol. 95)
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Christoph Sommer elected Eclipse openMobility steering committee member
18 June 2019: Christoph Sommer was just elected as Eclipse openMobility (Eclipse working group for modeling and simulation of mobile systems) committer representative in the steering committee for a term of one year.
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Presentations at NetSys 2019 in Munich
21 March 2019: Fabian Bronner gave a talk about his bachelor thesis "Efficient Multi-Channel Simulation of Wireless Communications" at NetSys 2019 for which he received the GI/ITG KuVS Award 2018. More information.
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Presentations at NetSys 2019 in Munich
21 March 2019: Tobias Hardes gave a madness talk about his PhD project in the PhD Forum at NetSys 2019.
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GI/ITG KuVS "Bachelor Thesis of the Year 2018" award for Fabian Bronner
21 February 2019: Fabian Bronner was awarded a "Bachelor Thesis of the Year 2018" award by GI/ITG KuVS. Together with his advisor, Christoph Sommer, he published the core of his thesis "Efficient Multi-Channel Simulation of Wireless Communications" as a paper at IEEE VNC. GI/ITG KuVS is the communication and distributed systems special interest group of the German Society for Computer Science (GI) and the Information Technology Society of VDE.
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Paper presentations at VNC 2018 in Taipei, Taiwan
06 December 2018: Christoph Sommer gave a talk about our paper titled Efficient Multi-Channel Simulation of Wireless Communications at the 10th IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC 2018) in Taipei, Taiwan.
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Panel discussion at Med-Hoc-Net 2018
21 June 2018: Christoph Sommer, together with Guy Pujolle, Mario Gerla, and GĂ©rard Le Lann participated in a panel on “Safety, privacy and cybersecurity” at Med-Hoc-Net 2018.
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Inaugural lecture of CMS
28 May 2018: Christoph Sommer gave his inaugural lecture at the Faculty for Electrical Engineering, Computer Science and Mathematics (EIM). The talk introduced "Cooperative Mobile Systems".
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Keynote at workshop of ICC 2018
24 May 2018: Christoph Sommer gave a keynote on "Towards Cooperative Mobile Systems in Smart Cities of Tomorrow" at the Workshop on 5G and Cooperative Autonomous Driving of ICC 2018.
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New IEEE Trans. on Vehicular Technology article
10 May 2018: Our article The Impact of Head of Line Blocking inHighly Dynamic WLANs has been accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology.
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New Elsevier Computer Communications article
04 April 2018: Our article Readjusting the Privacy Goals in Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks: A Safety-preserving Solution Using Non-Overlapping Time-slotted Pseudonym Pools has been accepted for publication in Elsevier Computer Communications.
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Christoph Sommer appointed professor
01 October 2017: Christoph Sommer has been appointed junior professor in the computer science department and is starting his Cooperative Mobile Systems (Kooperative Fahrzeugsysteme) group.
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