Prof. Dr. Stefan Schmid

Principal Investigator

Stefan Schmid is a Professor at the Technical University of Berlin, Germany. MSc and PhD at ETH Zurich, Postdoc at TU Munich and University of Paderborn, Senior Research Scientist at T-Labs in Berlin, Associate Professor at Aalborg University, Denmark, Full Professor at the University of Vienna, Austria, and Sabbathical as a Fellow at the Israel Institute for Advanced Studies (IIAS), Israel. Stefan Schmid received the IEEE Communications Society ITC Early Career Award 2016 and an ERC Consolidator Grant 2019.

Fields of Research

Stefan’s research interests revolve around the fundamental and algorithmic problems in networked and distributed systems


E-mail:                  stefan.schmid[at] 

Organisation:     The Weizenbaum Institute for the Networked Society – The German Internet Institute