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  1. Semantische Föderation umfassender Produktinformationen (Semantic Federation of Comprehensive Product Information). http://aletheia.wiwi.hu-berlin.de/

My Job Roles: Project Manager (HU Berlin), WP Lead Security & Privacy, Senior Researcher

Security and Privacy of IOT and EPCglobal Network

  1. SHARDIS: A Privacy-Enhanced Discovery Service for RFID-Based Product Information [Publisher][Local]

  2. OIDA (Object Information Distribution Architecture) – DHT-based P2P-ONS [Paper] [Bib-File]

MONS (Multipolar ONS) – Multipolarity for the ONS Root  [Paper] [Bib-File]

Security for Semantic Information Federations

  1. SEMFORCE – Access Control for Semantic Data Stores

Usability of Anonymity Services

  1. Tor Latency and User Studies


• Testbed for next generation network services:  http://www.planet-lab.org/

• My Job Roles: Project Manager and Principal Investigator for PlanetLab Site Humboldt-Universitaet zu Berlin (IWI)

IT Manager at Institute of Information Systems (Wirtschaftsinformatik), Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.

Former MAjor Projects & JOBS

Internet der Dinge – BMWi Leitfaden zu technischen, organisatorischen, rechtlichen und

sicherheitsrelevanten Aspekten am Beispiel des ONS: Studie im Auftrag des Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und Technologie. [URL]

My Job Roles: Senior Researcher, Author

InterVal – BMBF Internet and Value Chains, Teilbereich Sicherheit und Datenschutz (Security & Privacy): http://interval.hu-berlin.de

My Job Roles: Researcher, Author

GI – Dagstuhl Research Seminar GISA: Algorithms for Sensor and Ad Hoc Networks. http://i11www.iti.uni-karlsruhe.de/gisa/

My Job Roles: Researcher, Author

TAUCIS – BMBF Technikfolgeabschätzung zu Ubiquitous Computing und informationeller Selbstbestimmung (Technology Assessment of Ubiquitous Computing and Informational Self-determination): http://www.taucis.de [Report] (in German)

My Job Roles: Project Manager (HU Berlin), Researcher, Author

IT Security Analyst at a leading Managed Security Service Provider.

System & Network Administrator (Freelancer)


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Datalino (Web & Database Design): datalino.de

Mithril Miniatures, Kilnarmartyra, Cork, Ireland (Tolkien/Middle-Earth Figurines): mithril.ie; wonderful non-professional marketing video. ;-)


PD Dr. Benjamin Fabian

Privatdozent, Senior Researcher, Senior Lecturer

Formerly: Visiting Professor, Acting Director

Institute of Information Systems

Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin




• Information Security & Privacy

Privacy & Security Engineering, Security Management

• Data Science

Business Intelligence, Information Integration, Data Mining, NoSQL

    Internet, Web and Network Science

    Internet of Things (IOT), RFID, EPCglobal Network, P2P Systems, Complex Networks, Social Network Analysis, Social Media