Kommunikationsnetze

Frederik Hauser, M.Sc.

Researcher & PhD Student

Büro
Lehrstuhl für Kommunikationsnetze
Wilhelm-Schickard-Institut für Informatik
Raum B304, Sand 13, 72076 Tübingen

Kontakt
+49 7071 29-70575
frederik.hauser@uni-tuebingen.de


Research

I'm a researcher and PhD student at the Chair of Communication Networks at University of Tübingen. Previously, I studied computer science (Master's degree) at University of Tuebingen and computer science and media (Bachelor's degree) at Stuttgart Media University.

Research Interests

  • Software-defined networking
  • Network function virtualization
  • Network security

Teaching

Courses

Summer Term 2019

Winter Term 2018/2019

  • Network Security (Lecturing the chapters on "Virtual Private Networks" and "Layer-2 Security")

Summer Term 2018

Summer Term 2017

Winter Term 2016/2017

Supervised Theses and Student Research Projects

Concluded

  • Master Thesis: 802.1X, MACsec, and IPsec in P4-based Enterprise and Campus Networks
  • Master Thesis, 08/2019: Voice Detection on P4 Switches
  • Master Thesis, 11/2018: P4-VPN: Software-Defined Control of Distributed IPsec Gateways on P4 Switches
  • Master Thesis, 07/2018: Design and Implementation of Automated MacSec-Encryption in Ethernet Networks Using P4-Based Software-Defined Networking
  • Bachelor Thesis, 01/2018: Description and Analysis of Markov Chains
  • Master Thesis, 12/2017: Application-Specific Authentication and Authorization in Software-Defined Networks Using 802.1X and Docker-Containers
  • Master Thesis, 12/2017: Increasing SDN Control Plane Scalability and Robustness through TCP Anycast, Stateless Controllers, and State Maintenance in Distributed Databases
  • Student Research Project, 10/2017: Review of current network control systems for SDN, ScienceLint
  • Student Research Project; 05/2017: Design and Implementation of a CLI for the Ryu SDN Framework

I am currently attending courses in the field of university didactics and will acquire the „Baden-Württemberg-Zertifikat für Hochschuldidaktik“ by the end of 2020.


Publications

Journal Papers

  1. Frederik Hauser, Marco Häberle, Mark Schmidt, Michael Menth: P4-IPsec: Site-to-Site and Host-to-Site VPN with IPsec in P4-Based SDN. in IEEE Access. (preprint on arXiv, July 2020)
  2. Frederik Hauser, Mark Schmidt, Marco Häberle, Michael Menth: P4-MACsec: Dynamic Topology Monitoring and Data Layer Protection with MACsec in P4-SDN. in IEEE Access. (PDF available via Open Access, March 2020)

Conference Papers

  1. Frederik Hauser, Mark Schmidt, Michael Menth: xRAC: Execution and Access Control for Restricted Application Containers on Managed Hosts (preprint on arXiv), in Proceedings of the 32th IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2020), Budapest, Hungary
  2. Mark Schmidt, Frederik Hauser, Bastian Germann, and Michael Menth: LoCoSDN: A Local Controller for Operation of OF Switches in non-SDN Networks, (preprint), in Proceedings of the 5th IEEE International Conference on Software-Defined Systems (SDS), April 2018, Barcelona, Spain
  3. Frederik Hauser, Mark Schmidt, Michael Menth: Establishing a Session Database for SDN Using 802.1X and Multiple Authentication Resources, (preprint), in Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2017), Paris, France
  4. Michael Menth, Frederik Hauser: On Moving Averages, Histograms and Time-Dependent Rates for Online Measurement, (preprint), in Proceedings of the 8th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2017), L'Aquila, Italy

Conference Demos

  1. Frederik Hauser, Michael Menth: Demo: Execution and Access Control for Restricted Application Containers on Managed Hosts (xRAC), (preprint), 32th IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2020), Budapest, Hungary
  2. Frederik Hauser, Dominik Krauß, Michael Menth: FunSpec4DTMC - A Tool for Modelling Discrete-Time Markov Chains Using Functional Specifications, (preprint), 19th International GI/ITG Conference on Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems, March 2018, Erlangen, Germany
  3. Michael Menth, Frederik Hauser: Demo: Online Measurement of Time Series, (preprint), 8th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE 2017), L'Aquila, Italy

Posters

  1. Michael Menth, Frederik Hauser: On Moving Averages, Histograms and Time-Dependent Rates for Online Measurement, PhD Day of the Department of Computer Science, Tuebingen, Germany, May 2017
  2. Frederik Hauser: "Authentication and Authorization in OpenFlow-based SDN using 802.1X", KuVS Summer School on Software-Defined Networking and Network Function Virtualization, Glücksburg, Germany, June 2016

Talks

  1. Frederik Hauser: xRAC: Execution and Access Control for Restricted Application Containers on Managed Hosts, 1st ITG Workshop on IT Security (ITSec), Tuebingen, Germany, April 2020.
  2. Frederik Hauser: "P4-MACsec: Dynamic Topology Monitoring and Data Layer Protection with MACsec in P4-Based SDN", 2. KuVS Fachgespräch "Network Softwarization", Tuebingen, Germany, March 2020.
  3. Frederik Hauser: "802.1X in SDN: Novel Approaches for Port-based and Application-based Network Access Control", Dartmouth/Durham/Uppsala Matariki Research Workshop: "First Matariki Cybersecurity Workshop", Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, USA, December 2019.
  4. Frederik Hauser: "A Master Course on Network Softwarization: Lectures and Practical Assignments", (publication, slides), 1. KuVS Fachgespräch "Network Softwarization" – From Research to Application, Tuebingen, Germany, October 2017.
  5. Frederik Hauser: "Establishing a Session Database for SDN Using 802.1X and Multiple Authentication Resources", Joint Meeting of the VDE/ITG Sections 5.2.2 & 5.2.4, Munich, Germany, December 2016.

Theses

  1. Frederik Hauser: Authentifizierung und Autorisierung in kabelgebundenen OpenFlow-basierten Campus-Netzwerken mit 802.1X als Netzwerkapplikation, Master's Thesis, University of Tuebingen, June 2016
  2. Frederik Hauser: Design, Implementation and Evaluation of a Modular Network-Proxy Framework, Bachelor's Thesis, Stuttgart Media University, February 2014

Professional Activities

Reviewer for the following international journals, magazines, conferences, and workshops:

  • Springer Wireless Networks (WINE, since 2019)
  • IEEE International Conference on Network Softwarization (NetSoft 2019)
  • GI/ITG Conference on Measurement, Modelling and Evaluation of Computing Systems (MMB 2018)
  • IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2018)
  • IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials (COMST, in 2016)
  • International Conference on Networked Systems 2017 (NetSys 2017)

Member of Technical Program Committees

  • 7th International Conference on Software Defined Systems (SDS 2020)