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Savvas Zannettou, Postdoctoral Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany
02 March 2020
The Web consists of numerous Web communities, news sources, and services, which are often exploited by various entities for the dissemination of false or otherwise malevolent information. Yet, we lack tools and... +
Yonas Kassa, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks Institute and University Carlos III of Madrid, Spain
14 February 2020
As the Internet is becoming a fundamental aspect of the society serving as a de facto platform for social and business activities, traditional offline activities and services have remarkably migrated to the web. The... +
Michael Carl Tschantz, Researcher at the International Computer Science Institute, California, United States
07 February 2020
Measuring and efficiently circumventing censorship of the Internet requires a realistic model of those entities blocking communications. We undertook an extensive examination of real censors by surveying prior... +
Álvaro García Pérez, Post-Doctoral Researcher, IMDEA Software Institute, Madrid, Spain
22 January 2020
Some of the recent blockchain proposals, such as Stellar and Ripple, allow for open membership while using quorum-like structures typical for classical Byzantine consensus with closed membership. This is achieved by... +
Álvaro Feal, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks Institute, Madrid, Spain
10 January 2020
Mobile app developers often include third-party Software Development Kits (SDKs) in their software to externalize services and features, or monetize their apps through advertisements. Unfortunately, these development... +
Matthias Hollick, Full Professor at Technische Universität Darmstadt, Germany
09 January 2020
In 2050, roughly two-thirds of the world population are expected to live in urban areas. The sustainable growth in number and size of cities is only possible due to gains in efficiency in (critical) infrastructures such... +
Marco Canini, Associate professor in Computer Science at KAUST, Saudi Arabia
17 December 2019
Training complex machine learning models in parallel is an increasingly important workload. We accelerate distributed parallel training by designing a communication primitive that uses a programmable switch dataplane to... +
Maurizio Rea, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks Institute, Madrid, Spain
04 December 2019
Despite the large literature on localization, there is no solution yet to localize a commercial off-the-shelf smartphone device using radio measurements from a single WiFi AP. We present SPRING, Smartphone Positioning... +
Patricia Callejo, PhD Student, IMDEA Networks Institute, Madrid, Spain
04 December 2019
Viewability is one of the most important metrics used in ad-tech to measure the performance quality of ad campaigns. The viewability standard defines the visibility conditions an ad impression must meet to achieve a... +
27 November 2019
5TONIC, the open research and innovation laboratory focused on 5G technologies, founded by Telefónica and IMDEA Networks; SAMUR, civil protection and University Carlos III of Madrid, will present on November 27th, at 10... +