Siris A. Vasilios

Associate Professor

Bachelor in Physics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Master in Computer Science, Northeastern University, Boston

Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Crete




12 Kodrigtonos Str., 3rd floor


vsiris AT aueb gr


+30 210 8203 581

Office Hours: 


Research Interests: 


Resource management and traffic control in wired and wireless networks.

Traffic measurement and analysis for quality of service monitoring, and anomaly/intrusion detection.

Technology and architecture of mobile and pervasive communication systems.


Ph.D. Dissertation: Performance Analysis and Pricing in Broadband Networks

Selected Publications: 


Y. Askoxylakis, B. Bencsath, L. Buttyan, L. Dora, V.A. Siris, D. Szili, I. Vajda, "Securing Multi-operator Based QoS-aware Mesh Networks: Requirements and Design Options", to appear in Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (Special Issue on QoS and Security in Wireless Networks).

M. Genetzakis and V. A. Siris, "A Contention-Aware Routing Metric for Multi-Rate Multi-Radio Mesh Networks", in Proc. of 5th IEEE Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (IEEE SECON), San Francisco, June 2008.

M.Delakis, K. Mathioudakis, N. Petroulakis, V. A. Siris, "Experiences and Investigations with Heraklion MESH: An Εxperimental Metropolitan Multi-Radio Mesh Network", in Proc. of 4th Int'l Conference on Testbeds and Research Infrastructures for the Development of Networks & Communities (TRIDENTCOM), Innsbruck, Austria, March 2008.

V.A. Siris, "Cell Dimensioning in the CDMA Uplink based on Economic Modeling", European Transactions on Telecommunications, 18(4), 427-433, June 2007.

V.A. Siris and F. Papagalou, "Application of Anomaly Detection Algorithms for Detecting SYN Flooding Attacks", Computer Communications, 29(9), 1433-1442, 2006.

V.A. Siris and C. Courcoubetis, "Resource Control for Loss-Sensitive Traffic in CDMA Networks", in Proc. of 23rd Conference of the IEEE Communications Society (IEEE INFOCOM), Hong Kong, March 2004.

B. Briscoe, V. Darlagiannis, O. Heckman, H. Oliver, V.A. Siris, D. Songhurst, and B. Stiller, "A Market Managed Multi-Service Internet (M3I)", Computer Communications, 26(4), 404-414, March 2003.

V.A. Siris, "Resource Control for Elastic Traffic in CDMA Networks", in Proc. of 8th ACM Int'l Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (ACM MOBICOM), Atlanta, USA, September 2002.

Selected Projects: 


EU-MESH: Enhanced, Ubiquitous, and Dependable Broadband Access using MESH Networks (FP7, ICT-215320), 2008-2010. Project Coordinator.

Services for the Design, Management, and Security of Wireless Networks with Quality of Service Support, General Secretariat for Research and Technology (Development of Laboratories Providing Services with User Participation - ΑΚΜOΝ), Greece, 2005-2008.

Routing Protocols for Wireless Mesh Networks based on Cross-Layer Design, General Secretariat for Research and Technology, Greece (Greece-Italy Cooperation), 2006-2008.

Advanced Broadband Services and Electronic Commerce, project within Regional Innovation Pole of Crete (i4crete), ΓΓΕΤ, 2006-2008. Project Coordinator.

Future Wireless Network Architectures: Managing e2e QoS and Resource Control, British Telecommunications, UK, 2003-2006.

Other Activities: 

General Co-Chair: 10th IEEE Int'l Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (IEEE WoWMoM), Kos Island, Greece, 15-19 June 2009, and 3rd European Conference on Computer Network Defense (EC2ND), Heraklion, Greece, 4-5 October 2007.

Technical Program Committee Co-Chair, 6th Int'l Conference on Wired/Wireless Internet Communications (WWIC), Helsinki, Finland, 2008. Co-creator and Co-organizer: 1st and 2nd Workshop on advanced EXPerimental activities ON WIRELESS networks and systems (EXPONWIRELESS'06/'07), held in conjunction with IEEE WoWMoM'06/07.

Management Committee Member of COST Action 290 "Wi-QoST: Traffic and QoS Management in Wireless Multimedia Networks", and Chair of Working Group "Services, Regulation, and Economic Aspects", 2004-2008.

Member of the Technical Advisory Committee of the Region of Crete for the development of metropolitan optical networks, 2004-2008.

Research Fellow, British Telecommunications, Adastral Park, Ipswich, UK, 2001 and 2006.