Prof. Dr. Boris Koldehofe

Adjunct Professor, Adaptive Kommunikationssysteme, TU Darmstadt 
Full Professor at the University of Groningen (RUG)
Web: See also My Profile Page @ RUG

E-Mail: Boris.Koldehofe@...

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Research Interests

  • Distributed and Networked Systems
  • Communication Middleware
  • Information-centric and Event-Based Systems
  • Software-Defined Infrastructures and Networking

Recent Selected Publications

[Full List of Publications]

  Ralf Kundel, Leonhard Nobach, Jeremias Blendin, Hans-Jörg Kolbe, Georg Schyguda, Vladimir Gurevich, Boris Koldehofe, Ralf Steinmetz. OpenBNG: Central Office Network Functions on Programmable Data Plane Hardware. In International Journal of Network Management, 26 pages, Wiley 2020. doi
  Ralf Kundel, Fridolin Siegmund, Jeremias Blendin, Amr Rizk, Boris Koldehofe. P4STA: High Performance Packet Timestamping with Programmable Packet Processors. In Proceedings of the IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2020), 9 pages, IEEE. doi
  Bastian Alt, Markus Weckesser, Christian Becker, Matthias Hollick, Sounak Kar, Anja Klein, Robin Klose, Roland Kluge, Heinz Koeppl, Boris Koldehofe, Wasiur R. Khuda Bukhsh, Manisha Luthra, Mahdi Mousavi, Max Mühlhäuser and Martin Pfannemüller. Amr Rizk, Andy Schürr, Ralf Steinmetz. Transitions: A Protocol-Independent View of the Future Internet. In Proceedings of the IEEE, vol. 107(4), pp. 835–846. IEEE 2019. doi
  Manisha Luthra, Boris Koldehofe, Jonas Höchst, Patrick Lampe, Ali Haider Rizvi, Ralf Kundel, Bernd Freisleben. INetCEP: In-Network Complex Event Processing for Information-Centric Networking. In Proceedings of the ACM/IEEE Symposium on Architectures for Networking and Communications Systems (ANCS 2019), 13 pages, IEEE. doi
  Manisha Luthra, Boris Koldehofe, Pascal Weisenburger, and Guido Salvaneschi. TCEP: Adapting to Dynamic User Environment by Enabling Transitions between Operator Placement Mechanisms. In Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Distributed and Event-based Systems (DEBS 2018), 12 pages, ACM. doi

Alexander Frömmgen, Amr Rizk, Tobias Erbshäußer, Max Weller, Boris Koldehofe, Alejandro Buchmann, Ralf Steinmetz.  A Programming Model for Application-defined Multipath TCP Scheduling (Best Paper). In Proceedings of the ACM/USENIX Middleware Conference 2017, pp. 134-146, 2017 ACM press.

Sukanya Bowmik, Adnan Tariq, Boris Koldehofe, Thomas Kohler, Frank  Dürr, Kurt Rothermel. High Performance Publish/Subscribe Middleware in Software-defined Networks. IEEE Transactions on Networking (ToN), Vol 25(3), pp. 1501–1516, 2017. IEEE.


Ruben Mayer, Boris Koldehofe, Kurt Rothermel. Predictable Low-Latency Event Detection with Parallel Complex Event Processing.  Preliminary version appeared in the Internet of Things Journal. 2015. IEEE.


  Beate Ottenwälder, Boris Koldehofe, Kurt Rothermel, Kirak Hong, Dave Lillethun, and Kishore Ramachandran. MCEP: A Mobility-aware Complex Event Processing System. ACM Transaction on Internet Technology, Vol. 14 (1), pp. 6:1-6:24. 2014. ACM press. info
  Muhammad Adnan Tariq, Boris Koldehofe, Kurt Rothermel. Securing Broker-Less Publish/Subscribe Systems using Identity-Based Encryption. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 25(2), pp. 518-528,  2014, IEEE. info

Engagement and Former roles at TU Darmstadt

Principal Investigator (since 2017) & Managing Director (2014-2016) 
DFG Collaborative Research Centre 1053 MAKI
Multi-Mechanismen-Adaption für das künftige Internet

Former Head of Adaptive Overlay Communications Group