Jörg Ott: CV


Since 08/2015

Professor (chair) of Connected Mobility
Technische Universität München
Faculty of Informatics

08/2015 – 07/2021

Adjunct Professor for Networking Technology
Aalto University

03/2005 – 07/2015 Professor for Networking Technology
Aalto University (until: Helsinki University of Technology)
School of Electrical Engineering (ELEC)
Department of Communications and Networking (Comnet)
06/1997 – 02/2005

Assistant Professor
Universität Bremen
Faculty 3: Mathematics and Computer Science
Research Group for Computer Networks

02/1997 – 06/1997 Researcher
02/1992 – 02/1997

Researcher with Teaching Responsibilities
Technische Universität Berlin
Department of Computer Science
Research Group for Communication and Operating Systems 

10/1989 – 02/1997 Student employee, later project manager

Research visits

04/2014 – 07/2014

EURECOM, Mobile Communications department,
Sophia Antipolis (France)
Host: Prof. Thrasyvoulos Spyropoulos

09/2013 – 11/2013 

University of Cambridge (UK), Computer Laboratory
Hosts: Prof. Jon Crowcroft, Prof. Cecilia Mascolo 


Since 04/2014

Co-founder of Nemu Dialogue Systems Oy

Cloud-based performance evaluation for web-based real-time communication (RTCweb). We provide an API and a backend cloud service (callstats.io) to businesses that offer web-based conferencing as a service. Our service monitors call establishment and call quality performance and offers feedback to the oper- ators via dashboard and real-time analytics.

Since 09/2013

Co-founder of Spacetime Networks Oy

Protocol and system design for robust communication systems for deployment in challenging (industrial) environments where infrastructure-based networking is infeasible or suboptimal or where device-to-device communication can com- plement wireless network infrastructure.

08/2007 – 07/2011 

Co-founder of Lysatiq GmbH

Scientific advisor on protocol and system design, strategic development, and selected project acquisition in the areas of disconnection-tolerant and efficient mobile and satellite communications.

02/1998 – 12/2003

Co-founder and Co-CEO, Tellique Kommunikationstechnik GmbH

Protocol and system design as well as project acquisition and implementation in the areas of IP-multicast-based content distribution, performance enhancing proxies for Internet access via satellite, and multicast-based video-on-demand.


1992 – 1997

Doctor in Engineering (Dr.-Ing.), Technische Universität Berlin (summa cum laude)

Dissertation on distributed applications and data communications in multimedia teleconferences entitled: A Multipoint Data Communication Infrastructure for Standards-based Teleconferencing Systems

1991 – 1995

Diploma in Industrial Engineering, Technische Fachhochschule Berlin (passed with distinction)

Diploma thesis in management investigating technical and economical aspects of deploying telecooperation technologies in enterprises.

1988 – 1991

Diploma in Computer Science, Technische Universität Berlin

Focus on communications and operating systems, diploma thesis on group cooperation and media stream control in video conferencing systems.

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