Sebastian Meiling


General Information

Sebastian is a member of the INET research group at the Hamburg University of Applied Sciences (HAW). He holds a diploma in Computer Science from the University of Leipzig and is currently pursuing his PhD studies. For several years Sebastian has been active in the field of computer networks and is now working on project HAMcast. His major research interest lie in future internet protocols, technologies, and content distribution, with a focus on group communication and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Current Projects

Past Projects


Research Areas & Interests

  • Internet Technologies & Protocols
  • Internet of Things
  • Multicast & Group Communication
  • Distributed & P2P Networking
  • Network Measurement & Topology Analysis
  • Cloud Computing


Professional Activities




Conferences and Workshops

      • Demo Session: EuroView'10
      • Poster presentation: IEEE CoNEXT'10 Student Workshop


TPC and Reviewer

      • TPC: IWSOS 2011 Shadow TPC
      • External Referee: GlobeCom'10, LCN'10, TNS'10, WMNC'10



      • Student Travel Grant for the 1st SISCom-Bretagne research school on Networks and Telecommunications 2010 in Rennes, France. 
      • ACM Student Travel Grant for the 6th international CoNEXT 2010 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, US.



      • Student Member of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)