George Darzanos

Research Interests

  • Network Economics and Pricing
  • Game Theory and Optimization
  • Cloud Computing and Network Virtualization Architectures
  • Socially-aware Traffic Management and Caching

Studies

  • Ph.D. Candidate in Computer Science 
    Thesis: “Management of Internet traffic generated by Clouds”,
    Co-supervisors: Prof. George D. Stamoulis and Prof. Iordanis Koutsopoulos
    Advisor: Prof. Costas Courcoubetis
    Department of Informatics, Athens University of Economics and Business, (11/2013-present).
  • MSc in Computer Science
    Thesis:“Socially-aware Content Distribution and Traffic Management”,
    Supervisor: Prof. George D. Stamoulis
    Department of Informatics, Athens University of Economics and Business, (11/2011-7/2013). 
  • BSc in Informatics and Telecommunications 
    Thesis: “Efficient video transmission in joint WiMAX/satellite networks
    Supervisor: Prof. Lazaros Merakos
    Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, (12/2005-2/2011).

Publications

Journals & Books

  • G. Darzanos, I. Koutsopoulos, G. D. Stamoulis. , Cloud Federations: Economics, Games and Benefits , Submitted to IEEE ToN
  • M. Seufert, G. Darzanos, I. Papafili, R. Lapacz, V. Burger, T. Hossfeld. , Socially-Aware Traffic Management , Social Informatics: The Social Impact of Interactions between Humans and IT, Springer Proceedings in Complexity, Zweig, K., Neuser, W., Pipek, V., Rohde, M., Scholtes, I. (Eds.), ISBN 978-3-319-09377-2 , October 2014

Conferences & Workshops

  • L. Toka, M. Zubor, A. Korosi, G. Darzanos, O. Rottenstreich, B. Sonkoly , Pricing Games Among 5G Infrastructure Providers , Submitted to NetSoft 2018
  • L. Toka, J. Tapolcai, G. Darzanos, B. Sonkoly. , On Pricing of 5G Services , Globecom 2017 , Singapore , 2017
  • G. Darzanos, M. Dramitinos, G. D. Stamoulis. , Coordination Models for 5G Multi-provider Service Orchestration: Specification and Assessment , Gecon 2017 , Biarritz , 2017
  • G. Darzanos, I. Koutsopoulos, G. D. Stamoulis. , Economics Models and Policies for Cloud Federations , IFIP Networking 2016 , Vienna , 2016 , [pdf]
  • G. Darzanos, I. Koutsopoulos, G. D. Stamoulis. , A Model for Evaluating the Economics of Cloud Federations , IEEE CloudNet 2015 , Niagara Falls, Canada , 2015 , [pdf]
  • V. Burger, G. Darzanos, I. Papafili and M. Seufert. , Trade-Off between QoE and Operational Cost in Edge Resource Supported Video Streaming , 10th International Conference on P2P, Parallel, Grid, Cloud and Internet Computing (3PGCIC) , Krakow , 2015
  • G. Darzanos, I. Papafili, G. D. Stamoulis. , A Socially Aware ISP-friendly Mechanism for Efficient Content Delivery , 26th International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 26) , Karlskrona, Sweden , September 2014 , [pdf]
  • M. Seufert, G. Darzanos, V. Burger, I. Papafili, T. Hossfeld. , Socially-Aware Traffic Management , Workshop SozioInformatik 2013 , Koblenz, Germany , September 2013 , [pdf]

Other

  • G. Darzanos, M. Dramitinos, I. Papafili, G. D. Stamoulis, H. Lonsethagen. , Internet and 5G Tussles and a Way to Mitigate Them Innovative SPNP Re-Engineering , EuCNC 2016 , Athens , 2016
  • G. Darzanos, I. Papafili, G. D. Stamoulis. , A model for posting and selection of videos by the users of an On-line Social Network , Workshop on Social-aware Economic Traffic Management for Overlay and Cloud Applications (SETM) , Zurich, Switzerland , October 2013

Research Projects Participation

  • 5G Exchange (5GEx) "11/2015-6/2018"
    • Focus on designing incentive-based models for resource management in a federated environment of multiple infrastructure, network and service providers and defining certain policies and business models for the stability of the federation.
  • SmartenIT(Socially-aware Management of New Overlay Application Traffic combined with Energy Efficiency in the Internet)
    • Focus on designing and evaluating mechanisms for economic management of traffic generated by cloud-based applications and services exploiting information derived by Online Social Networks.
  • RECITAL Project (Resource Management for Self-coordinated Autonomic Wireless Networks)
    • Focus on designing incentive-based models for resource management in a federated environment of multiple cloud providers and defining certain policies for the stability of the federation.
George Darzanos

Contact Info

Athens University of Economics and Business, 
Department of Computer Science, 
76 Patission St., 4th floor (Antoniadou wing), 
Athens 10434, Greece

Office: Theory, Economics and Systems Laboratory 
Tel.: +30 210-8203154 
E-mail: ntarzanos@aueb.gr