Contact Person
Stefan Pham 
Dipl.-Inform. Stefan Pham
Senior Project Manager
Business Unit FAME
Tel.: +49 30 3463-7103

Stefan Pham

Scientist and Project Manager R & D at the Business Unit FAME

Working areas:

  • Internet-delivered media
  • TV Apps (SmartTV, HbbTV)
  • Cross-platform Web Apps

Stefan Pham studied Computer Science at the Technical University of Berlin (TUB). He received his diploma degree (Dipl-Inf.) with the completion of his thesis "Design and Implementation of a Test and Assessment Suite for CE-HTML" at Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems (FOKUS) in 2011. Currently, he is employed as Project Manager at the Business Unit Future Applications and Media (FAME) and specializes in the R&D of topics dealing with Internet-delivered media, TV and cross-platform Web apps. He has been involved and managed various industry as well as publicly funded projects. Stefan Pham has published numerous papers and articles in international conferences and workshops.


Pham, Stefan:
Advanced Web Technologies - Web & Media : VL: Techn. Univ. Berlin.

Pham, Stefan:
Cross-platform OTT delivery strategy for broadcasters : BroadThinking 2016, 7. April 2016, Geneva.

Pham, Stefan:
Cross-platform OTT delivery strategy for broadcasters : NAB, 21. April 2016, Las Vegas.

Kuipou , Franck Russel; Hauswirth, Manfred (Examiner); Steglich, Stephan (Examiner); Pham, Stefan (Supervisor):
An Interoperable DRM ecosystem with MPEG-DASH and CENC.
Berlin, Techn. Univ., Master's Thesis, 2016

Pham, Stefan:
OTT Distributions-Strategie: Streaming Formate & DRM : 27. FKTG-Fachtagung, 11. Mai 2016, Leipzig.

Silhavy, Daniel; Hauswirth, Manfred (Examiner); Magedanz, Thomas (Examiner); Pham, Stefan (Supervisor):
Ad insertion in MPEG-DASH.
Berlin, Techn. Univ., Master's thesis, 2015

Mikityuk, Alexandra; Pham, Stefan; Kaiser, Stefan; Friedrich, Oliver; Arbanowski, Stefan:
Content protection in HTML5 TV platforms : towards browser-agnostic DRM and cloud UI environments.
In: Association for Computing Machinery / Special Interest Group in Security, Audit, and Control:
Proceedings of the 5th international workshop on trustworthy embedded devices : TrustED '15 : October 16, 2015 ; Denver, Colorado, USA.
New York, NY : ACM, 2015, 43-52

Biskupski, Alexander; Popescu-Zeletin, Radu (Supervisor); Magedanz, Thomas (Examiner); Kaiser, Stefan (Supervisor Assistant); Pham, Stephan (Supervisor Assistant):
Distributed system for parallel MPEG DASH transcoding of live-streamed audio and video content.
Berlin, Techn. Univ., Dipl.-Arb., 2015

Herrmann, Franco; Popescu-Zeletin, Radu (Betreuender Professor); Pham, Stefan (day-to-day-supervisor):
Algorithms for Adaptive Streaming.
Berlin, Techn. Univ., Bachelor-Arb, 2014

Krauss, Christopher; Bassbouss, Louay; Pham, Stefan; Kaiser, Stefan; Arbanowski, Stefan; Steglich, Stephan:
Challenges for enabling targeted multi-screen advertisement for interactive TV services.
In: World Wide Web Consortium:
The fourth W3C web and TV workshop : Web & TV Convergence.
2014, 5 S.

Kaiser, Stefan; Pham, Stefan:
DRM-interoperable MPEG-dash end-to-end architecture.
In: 2014 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo Workshops (ICMEW 2014) : Chengdu, China, 14-18 July 2014.
Piscataway, NJ : IEEE, 2014, 1-2

Jung, Volker; Pham, Stefan; Kaiser, Stefan:
A web-based media synchronization framework for MPEG-DASH.
In: 2014 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo Workshops (ICMEW 2014) : Chengdu, China, 14-18 July 2014.
Piscataway, NJ : IEEE, 2014, 1-2

Pham, S.:
Internet-delivered television using MPEG DASH: opportunities and challenges : Broadcast Engineering Conference, 10. April 2013, Las Vegas.

George, Lars; Pham, Stefan; Kaiser, Stefan; Krauss, Christopher; Arbanowski, Stefan:
Internet-delivered television using MPEG-DASH : opportunities and challenges.
In: National Association of Broadcasters (NAB), Las Vegas:
Proceedings of 67th broadcast engineering conference (BEC) : April 6-11 2013, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Washington, DC : NAB Techn. Dep., 2013, 341-347

Kaiser, Stefan; Pham, Stefan; Arbanowski, Stefan:
MPEG-DASH enabling adaptive streaming with personalized commercial breaks and second screen scenarios.
In: Proceedings of the 11th european conference on Interactive TV and video : EuroITV '13.
New York, NY : ACM, 2013, 63-66

Kaiser, Stefan; Pham, Stefan; Arbanowski, Stefan:
HTTP adaptive streaming: MPEG-DASH proxy for legacy HTML5 clients.
In: Networked and Electronic Media (NEM) Initiative:
NEM Summit 2012 conference proceedings : implementing future media internet towards new horizons.
Heidelberg : Eurescom, 2012, 88-93

Pham, S.:
Design and implementation of test and assessment suite for CE-HTML.
Berlin, Techn. Univ., Diploma Thesis, 2011