Prof. Dr.-Ing. Georg Carle

Chair Holder
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Postal address

  • Institut für Informatik der
  • Technischen Universität München
  • Lehrstuhl I8
  • Boltzmannstr. 3
  • 85748 Garching bei München - Germany


  • Tel: +49 89 289 18030
  • Fax: +49 89 289 - 18033
  • e-Mail:
    (GPG: 82E2 694D E2D7 C8FA 4A31 DFE7 3033 A04B 8382 E684)
  • Building/Room: MI Building, 03.05.054

Consultation hours

After arrangement (Default time: Mo 18 - 18:30)

Education and occupational development

  • Since April 2008: Full Professor (W3), Technical University of Munich, Chair of Network Architectures and Services
  • Dec. 2002- Mar. 2008: Full Professor (C4), University of Tübingen, Chair of Computer Networks and Internet
  • 1997: Postdoctoral scientist at the Institut Eurecom, Sophia Antipolis, France (Marie-Curie-Fellowship of the EU)
  • 1997-2002: Fraunhofer-Institute for Open Communication Systems FhG FOKUS, Berlin (formerly GMD FOKUS); Head of the Competence Center "Global Networking"
  • 1992-1996: PhD in Computer Science at the University of Karlsruhe, Institute for Telematics; scholarship of the Graduate School "Controllability of complex systems"
  • 1990: Research project at Ecole Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications (ENST), Paris
  • 1988/1989: Master of Science in Digital Systems, Brunel University, London, U.K.; Master theses at General Electric Corporation, Hirst Research Centre, London
  • 1985-1992: Studies of electrical engineering at the University of Stuttgart, Germany

Selected activities

  • Information Officer and Director of IT Services of the Department of Informatics of TU München (since 2013)
  • Member of the management board of the Association of German Computer Science Departments (since 2006)
  • Member of the Universitary Professors Advisory Board of the German Computer Science Association (since 2007)
  • Vice-Chair of IFIP Working Group 6.2 Network and Internetwork Architecture (since 2013)

Past Activities

  • Managing Director, Department of Computer Science, TU München (April 2010 - March 2013)
  • Chair of IFIP Working Group 6.2 Network and Internetwork Architecture (2007-2012)
  • Vice-Chair, IEEE Technical Committee on High-Speed Networking (2006-2008)
  • Member of the board of the German Computer Science Association (2005-2010)
  • Vice-Dean, Faculty of Information and Cognitive Science, University of Tübingen (2006-2007)


Please see the teaching page for my activities in this domain.


Full list of publications

Selected Publications

1 Tsvetko Tsvetkov, Janne Ali-Tolppa, Hennig Sanneck, and Georg Carle: A Minimum Spanning Tree-Based Approach for Reducing Verification Collisions in Self-Organizing Networks, In IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2016), Istanbul, Turkey, April 2016 (Best paper award).

2 Johann Schlamp, Ralph Holz, Quentin Jacquemart, Georg Carle, and Ernst Biersack: HEAP: Reliable Assessment of BGP Hijacking Attacks, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Special Issue on Measuring and Troubleshooting the Internet: Algorithms, Tools and Applications, 2016 (accepted).

3 Paul Emmerich, Sebastian Gallenmüller, Daniel Raumer, Florian Wohlfart, and Georg Carle: MoonGen: A Scriptable High-Speed Packet Generator, In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC 2015), Tokyo, Japan, October 2015.

4 Johann Schlamp, Ralph Holz, Oliver Gasser, Andreas Korsten, Quentin Jacquemart, Georg Carle, and Ernst W. Biersack: Investigating the Nature of Routing Anomalies: Closing in on Subprefix Hijacking Attacks. In Proc. 7th Int. Workshop on Traffic Monitoring and Analysis (TMA 2015), Barcelona, Spain, April 2015 (Best paper award).

5 Johann Schlamp, Georg Carle, and Ernst Biersack: A Forensic Case Study on AS Hijacking: The Attacker’s Perspective, ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communications Review, CCR, April 2013.

6 Ralph Holz, Lothar Braun, Nils Kammenhuber, and Georg Carle: The SSL Landscape - A Thorough Analysis of the X.509 PKI Using Active and Passive Measurements. In Proceedings of the 11th ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC 2011), Berlin, Germany, November 2011.

7 Lothar Braun, Alexander Didebulidze, Nils Kammenhuber, and Georg Carle: Comparing and Improving Current Packet Capturing Solutions based on Commodity Hardware. In Proceedings of the ACM SIGCOMM Internet Measurement Conference (IMC 2010), Melbourne, Australia, November 2010.

8 Lothar Braun, Gerhard Münz, and Georg Carle: Packet Sampling for Worm and Botnet Detection in TCP Connections. In Proceedings of the IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS) 2010, Osaka, Japan, April 2010.

9 Andreas Müller, Andreas Klenk, and Georg Carle: Behavior and Classification of NAT Devices and Implications for NAT Traversal, IEEE Network, Vol. 22, No. 5, September-October 2008.

10 Gerhard Münz and Georg Carle: Real-Time Analysis of Flow Data for Network Attack Detection, Proceedings of IFIP/IEEE Symposium on Integrated Management 2007, IM 2007, Munich, Germany, May 2007.