Georgios Smaragdakis is a Marie Curie Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a visiting Researcher at Akamai Technologies. From 2008-2014 he acted as Senior Researcher at Deutsche Telekom Laboratories and at the Technical University of Berlin. In 2008 he was a research intern at Telefonica Research. George 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.
His research interests include the measurement, performance analysis, and optimization of content distribution systems on the Internet, as well as economic, peering, collaboration, and policy aspects of content delivery, and Internet, Web, and content delivery analytics.
George was awarded with a European Research Council Starting Grant Award (2015), a Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship (2013), and best paper awards at ACM IMC (2016 and 2011) and ACM CoNEXT (2015).
- Inauguration of the ERC Starting Grant ResolutioNet. [ Internet Policy Review ]
- Our paper on IPv4 activity received the best paper award in IMC 2016 [ Akamai, The Register (UK), RIPE, APNIC ]
- Our paper on algorithms for incremental upgrades in ISP Networks was accepted in IEEE INFOCOM 2017. This was a collaboration with Yale University and Trinity College Dublin.
- Our paper on distributed network storage control algorithms was accepted in IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking. This was a collaboration with Trinity College Dublin and Athens University of Economics and Business.