Tobias Viernickel, M.Sc.

Phone: +49 (0) 6151 16 20856
E-Mail: Tobias.Viernickel@...
Location: S3|20 219

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Tobias Viernickel received the master's degree in computer science in 2017 at the Technical University of Darmstadt with the thesis "Design and Implementation of a Multipath Extension for QUIC". After completing his thesis, he started working as Research Assistant at the Multimedia Communication Lab, where he is pursuing the Ph.D. degree. 



Research Interests

I'm interested in improving the performance of the public Internet.

My research area is Overlay Communication with a deep interest in communication protocols

  • QUIC
  • TCP 
  • HTTP


Especially the ability to use multiple network paths (i.e. multipathing) is a topic of high interest for my current researches.

  • Scheduling Decisions


Also have a look at my blog entry:



Open Thesis

According to my research interests, I offer theses related to transport protocols. I am especially interested in QUIC and Multipathing topics.