Timing and Organization


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The slides (PDF, 367 KB) shown during the seminar introduction summarize important thematic and organizational aspects of this seminar. Consider consider in addition the following material:

  • Guideline (in German) to write a written seminar report (PDF, 157 KB) (A new version will appear soon.): This document contains on just two pages a summary of the most relevant information on how to structure a report, on style in writing, and on the rules of how to reference and cite in a correct as well as complete way. All students are required to take these guidelines carefully into account when preparing the seminar report..
  • Seminar procedures (PDF, 110 KB): This document lists seminar procedures such as delivery deadlines or requirements on moderated discussions. Students have to fulfill all mandatory criteria mentioned in the PDF and they have to be present in all (minus one) seminar dates in order to pass the seminar.
  • For the seminar report, a LaTeX template (ZIP, 330 KB)* is provided. Its use is mandatory.


The detailed description for the subsequently listed seminar topics is made available for download in PDF format here (PDF, 50 KB)

Talk Title Student / Speaker Supervisor Date

Tools and Techniques to Automate Network Management

not yet assigned  Bruno Rodrigues 16.03.2017

Anonymous Money

Autouio De La Tosse

Thomas Bocek 23.03.2017

Security Challenges in Smart Contracts

Lucas Pelloni,

Ile Cepilov

Sina Rafati 30.03.2017
4 A Survey of DDoS Attack

Tanbis Mann,

Leon Ruppen

Andri Lareida

5 Desktop Grid Computing: Basics, Current Deployment, and Challenges

Nitharsan Yoganathan,

Manuel Kunz

Patrick Poullie

1 Introduction to LoRaWAN Mark Bosshard Corinna Schmitt 27.04.2017
7 Current State of eVoting

Christian Killer,

Raphael Matile

Thomas Bocek 04.05.2017

Energy Efficiency in Data Centers

Ronald Schläfli,

Sanjir Jha

Bruno Rodrigues 11.05.2017

Unmanned Autonomous Vehicles (UAV)

Markus Knecht

Lisa Kristiana 18.05.2017

SDN and NFV based Mechanisms for DDoS Detection and Mitigation

Livio Sgier

David Hausheer


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