Welcome to my HomePage. My name is Károly Farkas. I have been working in full time as an associate professor at the Department of Networked Systems and Services (Hálózati Rendszerek és Szolgáltatások Tanszék, HIT), Budapest University of Technology and Economics (Budapesti Műszaki és Gazdaságtudományi Egyetem, BME).
Full Time PositionAssociate Professor
Phone/Fax+36 1 463-2830 / +36 1 463-3263
CASPer 2015 workshop
BME NetSkills Challenge 2014
IEEE PerCom 2014 conference
CROWDSENSING 2014 workshop
QualificationsPh.D. in Computer Science, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, 2007.
Second degree in Bank Information Technology, Technical University of Budapest, Budapest, Hungary, 1999.
M.Sc. in Computer Science, Technical University of Budapest, Budapest, Hungary, 1998.
2001 - 2006 Ph.D. student and research assistant at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH Zurich)
Department: Information Technology an Electrical Engineering (D-ITET)
Institute: Computer Engineering and Networks Laboratory (TIK) 1998 - 2001 Ph.D. student at Budapest University of Technology and Economics (BME, formerly Technical University of Budapest), Hungary
Faculty: Electrical Engineering and Informatics,
Department: Telecommunications and Telematics 1998 - 1999 Postgraduate student in Bank Information Technology at Technical University of Budapest, Hungary 1993 - 1998 Undergraduate student, Technical University of Budapest, Hungary
2015 TPC co-chair of CASPer 2015 workshop 2014 General co-chair of IEEE PerCom 2014 conference
TPC co-chair of CROWDSENSING 2014 workshop 2013 General chair of IEEE MUCS 2013 workshop 2011 General co-chair of ICST Mobisec 2011 conference 2008 General chair of ICST COMNETS 2008 workshop
Workshop chair of ICST WICON 2008 conference
Guest editor of Springer Mobile Networks and Applications journal, Special Issue on Wireless Mesh Networks 2007 TPC co-chair of ICST WICON 2007 conference 2007 - IEEE membership 2000 - 2006 IEEE student membership 2000 - 2001 HTE (Hírközlési és Informatikai Tudományos Egyesület: national Scientific Association of Infocommunications) membership 1999 Jury member of Europrix’99 MultiMediaArt Contest, Salzburg, Austria
2007. - Co-operation in R&D projects with Hungarian companies (e.g., Hungarian Telecom, IBM Hungary, Microsoft Hungary, Intel Hungary, Albacomp) Jan., 2007. - Sept., 2007. Participation in a development project, called Digital City - Győr, sponsored by the Hungarian Government
Goals: Develop and build a wireless community network in Győr, a Hungarian city 2001. - 2006. Participation in EU R&D projects (e.g., E-Next) Jan., 2003. - Dec., 2005. Webmaster of CSG research group Aug., 2004. - 2005. Joint research project with Technical University Braunschweig
Topic: Multiplayer game support in mobile ad hoc networks
Goal: Investigate the topic, implement a testbed and publish the research results Jan. - Dec., 2003. Joint research project with NTT DoCoMo EuroLab, Munich
Topic: Context-aware handover using Active Networking technology
Goal: Implement a prototype context-aware handover service in a testbed, evaluate it and publish the results May - Oct., 2000. Project work at Telia Research AB, Farsta, Sweden
Subject: IP Traffic Engineering in MPLS Networks using OMP Technique
Goal: Implement and investigate OMP technique in OPNET simulation environment Jan. - June, 1998. Diploma Thesis work at Telia Research AB, Farsta, Sweden
Subject: SIGNE Rule-Base Subsystem for Multimedia TeleServices
Up to date list of publications in MTMT
Pervasive Communications, Mobile and Wireless Communications, Network Security
Administrating Computer Networks I. and II.
Administrating Security in Computer Networks
IPv6-based Computer Networks
Network Architectures and Systems course
Operating Systems 1, Operating Systems 2
Computer Networks 1, Computer Networks 2, Computer Networks course
Internet Security Praktikum