Christoph Dietzel is Head of the Products & Research department at DE-CIX, responsible for R&D, Product Management, global Network Design, and Project Management.
Before, he was Head of the R&D team for two years and responsible for several research initiatives, including numerous projects funded by the public sector (EU, German Federal Ministries) and internal development projects.
Chris received his PhD in Computer Science at the INET group, advised by Anja Feldmann at Technische Universität Berlin, in early 2019. His ongoing research interests focus on Internet measurements/security, routing, and traffic classification.
Chris is also highly interested in IXP-related aspects of the Internet ecosystem.