The main areas of research and teaching at the Chair of Network Architectures and Services range from communication technologies and protocols to the application of computer networks and distributed systems. Focal areas are network security, peer-to-peer communication, mobile communication, high speed networks, Internet based audio and video communication as well as ubiquitous communication for embedded computer systems and sensors.

Research Areas

The chair has a long history of research in the following areas:


The chair developed a range of tools from packet generation to flow monitoring:


The chair participates in the following organizations: