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.

Publications

Fraunhofer publication list
Pham, Stefan; Heeren, Patrick; Silhavy, Daniel; Arbanowski, Stefan:
Evaluation of shared resource allocation using SAND for ABR streaming
(Multimedia Systems Conference (MMSys) <10, 2019, Amherst/Mass.>)
In: Zink, M.: 10th ACM Multimedia Systems Conference, MMSys 2019. Proceedings: June 18-21, 2019, Amherst, Massachusetts. New York: ACM, 2019, pp. 165-174
Díaz-Kommonen, Lily; Vosmeer, Mirjam; Lee, Ji-Hye; Pham, Stefan; Bassbouss, Louay; Mancianti, Andrea:
360° video storytelling and virtual reality workshop
(International Conference on Interactive Experiences for Television and Online Video (TVX) <2018, Seoul>)
In: Association for Computing Machinery -ACM-: TVX 2018, ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for TV and Online Video. Proceedings: Seoul, Republic of Korea, June 26-28, 2018. New York: ACM, 2018, pp. 253-254
urn:nbn:de:0011-n-5022742
Pham, Stefan; Kuipou, Franck Russel; Arbanowski, Stefan; Steglich, Stephan:
On the current state of interoperable content protection for internet video streaming
(International Conference on Communications and Electronics (ICCE) <7, 2018, Hue/Vietnam>)
In: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -IEEE-: ICCE 2018, IEEE Seventh International Conference on Communications and Electronics: Saigon Morin Hotel, Hue, Vietnam, July 18-20, 201. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2018, pp. 13-17
urn:nbn:de:0011-n-5461284
Bassbouss, Louay; Pham, Stefan; Steglich, Stephan:
Streaming and playback of 16k 360° videos on the web
(Middle East and North Africa Communications Conference (MENACOMM) <2018, Jounieh>)
In: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -IEEE-: IEEE Middle East and North Africa Communications Conference, MENACOMM 2018: 18-20 April 2018, MENACOM Lebanon 2018. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2018, 5 pp.
Silhavy, D.; Pham, S.; Arbanowski, S.:
Performance considerations of HTML5-based dynamic packaging for media streaming
(International Workshop on Networking and Operating System Support for Digital Audio and Video (NOSSDAV) <27, 2017, New York/NY>)
In: Association for Computing Machinery -ACM-, Special Interest Group on Mobility of Systems, Users, Data and Computing: 27th Workshop on Network and Operating Systems Support for Digital Audio and Video, 2017. Proceedings: Taipei, Taiwan — June 20 - 23, 2017 . New York: ACM, 2017, pp. 7-12
Pham, Stefan; Kuipou, Franck Russel; Arbanowski, Stefan:
A standards-based OTT DRM ecosystem with CMAF, CENC and CPIX
(Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference (BEITC) <71, 2017, Las Vegas/Nev.>)
In: National Association of Broadcasters -NAB-: The M.E.T. (media, entertainment, technology) effect. NAB Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference Proceedings 2017: A collection of papers from 71st NAB Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology Conference; NAB Show, April 22-27, 2017, Las Vegas, NV, USA; CD-ROM. Washington/DC: NAB Technology Department, 2017, pp. 167-171
Seeliger, Robert; Silhavy, Daniel; Pham, Stefan; Arbanowski, Stefan:
Cross-platform ad-insertion using HbbTV and MPEG-DASH
(Asia Pacific Conference on Multimedia and Broadcasting (APMediaCast) <2, 2016, Kuta/Bali>)
In: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -IEEE-: 2nd Asia Pacific Conference on Multimedia and Broadcasting, APMediaCast 2016: 17-19 November 2016, Mercure Kuta Beach Hotel, Bali, Indonesia. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2016, pp. 7-13
Pham, Stefan; Hughes, Kilroy; Lohmar, Thorsten:
Implementing dynamic ad insertion in HTML5 using MPEG dash
(International Broadcasting Convention (IBC Conference) <2016, Amsterdam>)
In: International Broadcasting Convention -IBC-: IBC 2016 Conference: Amsterdam, Netherlands, 8-12 September 2016. London: IET, 2016, 13 pp.
Pham, Stefan; Krauss, Christopher; Silhavy, Daniel; Arbanowski, Stefan:
Personalized dynamic ad insertion with MPEG DASH
(Asia Pacific Conference on Multimedia and Broadcasting (APMediaCast) <2, 2016, Kuta/Bali>)
In: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -IEEE-: 2nd Asia Pacific Conference on Multimedia and Broadcasting, APMediaCast 2016: 17-19 November 2016, Mercure Kuta Beach Hotel, Bali, Indonesia. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2016, pp. 1-6
urn:nbn:de:0011-n-4388018
Mikityuk, Alexandra; Pham, Stefan; Kaiser, Stefan; Friedrich, Oliver; Arbanowski, Stefan:
Content protection in HTML5 TV platforms: Towards browser-agnostic DRM and cloud UI environments
(International Workshop on Trustworthy Embedded Devices (TrustED) <5, 2015, Denver/Colo.>)
In: Association for Computing Machinery -ACM-, Special Interest Group on Security, Audit and Control -SIGSAC-: 5th international Workshop on Trustworthy Embedded Devices, TrustED 2015. Proceedings: October 16, 2015; Denver, Colorado, USA; co-located with CCS 2015. New York: ACM, 2015, pp. 43-52
Pham, S.; Arbanowski, S.; Kaiser, S.:
An Open Source Content Decryption Module to improve DRM integration with HTML5 platforms
(International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM) <17, 2015, Miami/Fla.>)
In: Bimbo, A. del: IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia, ISM 2015: Miami, Florida, USA 14 – 16 December 2015. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2015, pp. 417-420
Livshits, D.; Mikityuk, A.; Pham, S.; Shabtai, A.:
Towards Security of Native DRM Execution in HTML5
(International Symposium on Multimedia (ISM) <17, 2015, Miami/Fla.>)
In: Bimbo, A. del: IEEE International Symposium on Multimedia, ISM 2015: Miami, Florida, USA 14 – 16 December 2015. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2015, pp. 411-416
Krauss, Christopher; Bassbouss, Louay; Pham, Stefan; Kaiser, Stefan; Arbanowski, Stefan; Steglich, Stephan:
Challenges for enabling targeted multi-screen advertisement for interactive TV services
(W3C Web and TV Workshop <4, 2014, Munich>)
In: World Wide Web Consortium -W3C-: Web and TV Convergence. The fourth W3C Web and TV Workshop 2014. Papers. Online resource: 12-13 March 2014, Munich, Germany, 5 pp.
urn:nbn:de:0011-n-2832298
Kaiser, Stefan; Pham, Stefan:
DRM-interoperable MPEG-dash end-to-end architecture
(International Conference on Multimedia and Expo Workshops (ICMEW) <2014, Chengdu>)
In: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -IEEE-: IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo Workshops, ICMEW 2014: Chengdu, China, 14-18 July 2014; Proceedings. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2014, 2 pp.
urn:nbn:de:0011-n-3151204
Jung, Volker; Pham, Stefan; Kaiser, Stefan:
A web-based media synchronization framework for MPEG-DASH
(International Conference on Multimedia and Expo Workshops (ICMEW) <2014, Chengdu>)
In: Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers -IEEE-: IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo Workshops, ICMEW 2014: Chengdu, China, 14-18 July 2014; Proceedings. Piscataway, NJ: IEEE, 2014, 2 pp.
urn:nbn:de:0011-n-3158623
George, Lars; Pham, Stefan; Kaiser, Stefan; Krauss, Christopher; Arbanowski, Stefan:
Internet-delivered television using MPEG-DASH. Opportunities and challenges
(Broadcast Engineering Conference (BEC) <67, 2013, Las Vegas/Nev.>)
In: National Association of Broadcasters -NAB-: NAB Broadcast Engineering Conference 2013. Proceedings: A collection of papers from the 67th NAB Broadcast Engineering Conference; conferences April 6 - 11, 2013/exhibits April 8 - 11, Las Vegas Convention Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Washington, DC: NAB Services, 2013, pp. 341-347
Kaiser, Stefan; Pham, Stefan; Arbanowski, Stefan:
MPEG-DASH enabling adaptive streaming with personalized commercial breaks and second screen scenarios
(European Conference on Interactive TV and Video (EuroITV) <11, 2013, Como>)
In: Paolini, P.: 11th European Conference on Interactive TV and Video, EuroITV 2013. Proceedings: Como, Italy - June 24 - 26, 2013. New York: ACM, 2013, pp. 63-66
urn:nbn:de:0011-n-2562657
Kaiser, Stefan; Pham, Stefan; Arbanowski, Stefan:
HTTP adaptive streaming: MPEG-DASH proxy for legacy HTML5 clients
(NEM Summit <5, 2012, Istanbul>)
In: Networked and Electronic Media -NEM-: NEM Summit 2012. Conference proceedings: Implementing future media internet towards new horizons; October 16-18, 2012, Istanbul, Turkey; Online resource. Heidelberg: EURESCOM, 2012, pp. 88-93