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Prof. Dr. Georgios Smaragdakis


TU Delft

Van Mourik Broekmanweg 6, 2628 XE Delft The Netherlands

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Prof. Dr. Georgios Smaragdakis


Fellow | BIFOLD

Professor | Cybersecurity Group at Delft University of Technology

Research Affiliate | Max Planck Institute for Informatics

Georgios Smaragdakis is a Professor of Cybersecurity at TU Delft. He has been a Professor at Technical University (TU) Berlin and Chair for Internet Measurement and Analysis, an Associated Researcher at Max Planck Institute for Informatics, a Principal Investigator, and a Research Collaborator with Akamai Technologies.
From 2014-2017 he was a Marie Curie fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL), and from 2015-2018 a research affiliate with the MIT Internet Policy Research Initiative (IPRI). From 2008-2014 he acted as Senior Researcher at Deutsche Telekom Laboratories. In 2008 he was a research intern at Telefonica Research. He 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.

2022 ACM Distinguished Member
2021 Communications of the ACM Research Highlights
2021 Best Paper Award at ACM SIGCOMM
2021 IEEE Senior Member
2020 ACM Senior Member
2019, 2020, 2022 IETF/IRTF Applied Networking Research Prizes
2019 “Best of CCR“ (ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review)
2019, 2015 Best Paper Award at ACM CoNEXT
2018, 2016, 2011 Best Paper Award at ACM IMC
2017 Best Paper Award at  IEEE INFOCOM
2015 European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant Award
2013 Marie Curie International Outgoing Fellowship

  • Internet Measurement
  • Content Distribution
  • Internet Security
  • Internet Policy
  • Web Privacy

  • ACM Special Interest Group on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (SIGKDD)
  • ACM Special Interest Group on Security, Audit and Control (SIGSAC)
  • Internet Society
  • Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
  • ACM Special Interest Group on Data Communications (SIGCOMM)
  • USENIX Association
  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
  • ACM Special Interest Group on Hypertext and the Web (SIGWEB)
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF)