Klaus Schneider

PhD Student

Office: GS 718

Interests: Computer networks, named data networking


I am a Ph.D. Candidate at the University of Arizona where I work with my advisor Dr. Beichuan Zhang. Before that, I worked with Dr. Udo Krieger at the University of Bamberg, Germany. I received a Masters Degree in Applied Computer Science from the University of Bamberg in 2015 and a Bachelors Degree from the same institution in 2013.

​​​​​Research Interests

My research focuses on Computer Networks in the Named Data Networking project where I am currently working on: Forwarding Strategies Congestion Control Traffic Engineering You can find the source code used in my publications on GitHub.

What long-term project do you want to work on?

Named Data Networking

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Klaus Schneider, Beichuan Zhang, Lan Wang, Lixia Zhang.Near Loop-free Routing: Increasing Path Choices with Stateful Forwarding. 4th ACM Conference on Information-Centric Networking (ICN 2017), Sep. 26 - 28, Berlin, Germany, 2017.

Klaus Schneider, Cheng Yi, Beichuan Zhang, Lixia Zhang. A Practical Congestion Control Scheme for Named Data Networking.3rd ACM Conference on Information-Centric Networking (ICN 2016), Sep. 26 - 28, Kyoto, Japan, 2016. Code and documentation: GitHub

Klaus M. Schneider, Udo R. Krieger. Beyond Network Selection: Exploiting Access Network Heterogeneity with Named Data Networking. 2nd ACM Conference on Information-Centric Networking (ICN 2015), Sep. 30 - Oct. 2, San Francisco, 2015.

Klaus M. Schneider, Kai Mast, Udo R. Krieger. CCN Forwarding Strategies for Multihomed Mobile Terminals. International Conference on Networked Systems 2015 (NetSys 2015), Cottbus, Germany, March 9-12, 2015.

Philipp M. Eittenberger, Klaus M. Schneider, Udo R. Krieger. Performance Evaluation of Next Generation Content Delivery Proposals. Proc.7th International Conference on Next Generation Mobile Apps, Services and Technologies (NGMAST ) 2013, Prag, 25.-29. September 2013.

Philipp M. Eittenberger, Klaus Schneider, Udo R. Krieger. Location-Aware Traffic Analysis of a Peer-to-Peer Streaming Application in a HSPA Network. In: 21th Euromicro International Conference on Parallel, Distributed, and Network-Based Processing (PDP 2013), Belfast, Northern Ireland, 27.02.-01.03 2013.