** Former Staff **

  • Georgios Papastergiou

    Georgios Papastergiou is a postdoctoral fellow in the Media Performance Group at Simula Research Laboratory. He received his Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Democritus University of Thrace, Greece, in 2005, and his MSc in Informatics from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2007. Georgios received his PhD in Computer Networks from Democritus University of Thrace, Greece, in November 2012. At Simula, he is currently involved [...]
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  • Kristoffer Robin Stokke

    Kristoffer Robin received his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the Oslo University College in 2009, and his master’s degree in Informatics from the University of Oslo in 2012. Currently working towards the PhD degree at the University of Oslo, he is affiliated with the MPG research group in Simula Research Laboratory. His primary research interest is in energy efficiency [...]
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  • Jonas Markussen

    Jonas Sæther Markussen is a PhD Student at Simula Research Laboratory. He completed his master’s thesis on evaluating low-latency modifications to TCP in 2014. His research interests are distributed processing, computer networks, and high-speed interconnects. At Simula, he is currently involved in the Unified PCIe I/O project in collaboration with Dolphin Interconnect Solutions. His work is focused on new ways to use Non-Transparent Bridges (NTBs) in order to optimize data transfer paths and memory [...]
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  • Lilian Calvet

    Lilian Calvet is a postdoctoral fellow in the Media Performance Group at Simula Research Laboratory. He received the Eng. degree in Computer Science and Applied Mathematics from ENSEEIHT, Toulouse France and the M.Sc. in Computer Science from the National Polytechnic Institute of Toulouse, both in 2009. He received the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the National Polytechnic Institute of Toulouse in [...]
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  • Ragnhild Eg

    Ragnhild Eg is a PhD student in the Media Performance Group at Simula Research Laboratory. She obtained her Bachelor in psychology and journalism from the University of Queensland and completed her Master in cognitive and biological psychology at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology. Her previous work has focused on the integration of auditory and visual speech cues, and [...]
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  • Minoo Kargar

    Minoo Kargar Bideh is a PhD student at Simula Research Laboratory. She received her master and bachelor degree from Tarbiat Modares University and Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran in 2007 and 2011. Her master thesis involved designing a scheduling algorithm for P2P live video streaming. Currently, she is working on reducing latency for interactive time-dependent applications. She is a part [...]
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  • Olga Bondarenko

    Olga Bondarenko is a PhD Student at Simula Research Laboratory. She received her master degree (Programming and Networks: Distributed Systems) at the University of Oslo, Department of Informatics in 2012. Her main research interests and activities include understanding traffic behavior and the causes of transport latency on the Internet, as well as performance of transport protocols on the end systems. Olga [...]
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  • Vamsidhar R. Gaddam

    Vamsidhar Reddy Gaddam is a PhD student at the Department of Informatics, University of Oslo and a member of the MPG at Simula as an external student. His research primarily focuses on the computer vision and signal processing algorithms for the Bagadus project. He is currently working towards development of next-generation broadcasting technologies for football[soccer] scenarios. He obtained his Bachelor’s [...]
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  • Andreas Petlund

    Andreas Petlund is Head of Department at Simula Research Laboratory. He received his PhD in 2009 from the University of Oslo. His main research interests include network protocol optimization for time-dependant thin streams, operating systems optimisations and hardware offloading. He is currently coordinating the “Reducing Internet Transport Latency” (RITE) EU project and leading the “Traffic behaviour of interactive time-dependent thin streams on the modern Internet” (TimeIn) [...]
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  • Preben N. Olsen

    Preben N. Olsen is a PhD student at the University of Oslo, Norway where he also received his masters in distributed systems and networks in 2011. His research interests are parallel processing, heterogeneous architectures, and distributed systems with special focus on how to facilitate this from an operating systems point of view. At Simula, he is currently involved in the [...]
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  • Iffat Ahmed

    Iffat Ahmed is affiliated with the Media Performance Group as a Postdoctoral Fellow, since August 2013. She received her PhD from IMT Institute for Advanced Studies Lucca, Italy, in 2013 and Masters degree from Allama Iqbal Open University, Islamabad, Pakistan in 2008. Her research interests include Multimedia Traffic Management and its Quality of Service (QoS) as well as Quality of [...]
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  • Håvard Espeland

    Håvard is a postdoctoral fellow in the Media Performance Group at Simula Research Laboratory. He started at Simula as a master student in 2007 and has been a member of the group since. His research interests revolve around systems support for scalability and performance, and he has done research in many areas related to multimedia processing. During his PhD work, Håvard lectured heterogeneous multimedia processing [...]
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Haakon Riiser

Tomas Kupka

Paul B. Beskow

Alexander Eichhorn

Kristian Evensen

Dominik Kaspar

Zeljko Vrba

Knut-Helge Vik

Beata Bogdanska