Open Topics for Bachelor and Master Theses

The following lists include open research topics available for bachelor and master theses as well as practical projects. Please note that these lists do not exhaustively list all topics. Members of the chair often offer additional topics within their area of interest, so feel free to contact them directly at their personal web page.

Regarding general questions please contact Stefan Geißler.

You can easily view a summary and a detailed description of the topics listed here by clicking the Abstract link below the respective entry. The contact details of the respective supervisor are also made available there.



Open Bachelor Theses


  • Supervisor: Schwarzmann, S.: Video Encoding Techniques and their Impact on the Trade-off between Bitrate and Video Quality, (2017).
  • Gray, N.: Evaluation of the Impact of Network Topologies and Applications on Synchronization Strategies of Distributed SDN Controllers, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Schwarzmann, S.: Impact of Imprecise Application Information on the Performance of Application-Network Management Approaches, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Loh, F.: Traffic Analysis and Modeling with a Remote-Controlled Drone, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Dinh-Xuan, L.: Implementing (QoE) monitoring services at Amazon AWS Cloud Service, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Nguyen-Ngoc, A.: Evaluation of Topology Discovery Mechanisms for SDN Networks, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Seufert, M.: Simulative Evaluation of the QoE Fairness of HAS Adaptation Logics, (2017).

Open Master Theses


  • Gray, N.: Evaluation of Offloading Firewall Rules with P4, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Seufert, M.: QoE Measurements for Popular Web Services in a Mobile Broadband Testbed, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Seufert, M.: Consolidation of Service Chains in Edge Cloud Networks, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Dinh-Xuan, L.: Developing NFVs for QoE Monitoring, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Metter, C.: Towards OFCProbe 2.0, (2017).

Available Student Projects


  • Supervisor: Borchert, K.: Analysis and Correlation of objective and subjective Performance Data of an Enterprise Application, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Dinh-Xuan, L.: Extend the OpenVolcano Cloud Architecture, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Metter, C.: Implementing Backup Paths and Recovery Strategies in an SDN controlled by ONOS, (2017).
  • Supervisor: Wamser, F.: Aufbau eines Testbeds zur Demonstration von dynamischen Diensten in der Cloud, (2017).


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