Distributed, Networked & Mobile Systems

Distributed/Mobile systems research at MPI-SWS focuses on the design, implementation, and evaluation of distributed and mobile software systems that are dependable and highly available. Recent research in the group has focused on building systems resistant to arbitrary faults, scalable eventually-consistent services, systems with strong data confidentiality and integrity guarantees, as well as privacy-preserving and secure platforms for mobile social applications.

News

MPI-SWS research in the news

September 2016
MPI-SWS projects Aqua and Herd were discussed in an ArsTechnica article describing next generation anonymity networks.

MPI-SWS alumnus Pramod Bhatotia joins University of Edinburgh as senior lecturer

July 2016
Pramod Bhatotia, who completed his doctoral studies at MPI-SWS, will be joining the University of Edinburgh as a Senior Lecturer of computer science.

Isabel Valera and Rijurekha Sen win Humboldt fellowships

March 2015
MPI-SWS postdoctoral fellows Isabel Valera and Rijurekha Sen have won a two-year Humboldt postdoctoral fellowship…

MPI-SWS spinoff Aircloak wins Cisco IoT Security Grand Challenge

October 2014
MPI-SWS spinoff Aircloak has won the 2014 Cisco Internet of Things (IoT) Security Grand Challenge…

Peter Druschel and Deepak Garg win funding from Google

February 2014
MPI-SWS faculty members Peter Druschel and Deepak Garg have won a Google Faculty Research Award…

Papers