University of Würzburg, Germany
Phuoc Tran-Gia is professor and director of the Chair of Communication Networks, University of Würzburg, Germany. He is also Member of the Advisory Board of Infosim (Germany) specialized in IP network management products and services. Prof. Tran-Gia is also cofounder and board member of Weblabcenter Inc. (Dallas, Texas), specialized in Crowdsourcing technologies. Previously he was at academia in Stuttgart, Siegen (Germany) as well as at industries at Alcatel (SEL) and IBM Zurich Research Laboratory. He is active in several EU framework projects and COST actions. Prof. Tran-Gia was coordinator of the German-wide G-Lab Project ‘National Platform for Future Internet Studies’ aiming to foster experimentally driven research to exploit future Internet technologies. His research activities focus on performance analysis of the following major topics: Future Internet & Smartphone Applications; QoE Modeling & Resource Management; Software Deﬁned Networking & Cloud Networks; Network Dynamics & Control; Crowdsourcing.