Benedikt Jaeger

Consultation hours

By arrangement


Research Topics

  • Protocol Performance Evaluation
  • Modeling using Machine Learning / Deep Learning
  • Measurments using Network Emulation (e.g. Mininet)
  • TCP Optimization (e.g. congestion control)
  • Quick UDP Internet Connections (QUIC)


  • ModANet: Model-based Analysis of Next-Generation Networks (2019 – 2022)
  • AutoMon: Automatisiertes Performance-Monitoring (2016 – 2019)
  • SENDATE: SEcure Networking for a DATa Center Cloud in Europe (2016 – 2019)



2023-10-01 Max Helm, Benedikt Jaeger, Christopher Pfefferle, Georg Carle, “Beyond Mean: Spatio-Temporal Modeling of Queue Utilizations and Flow Latencies Using T-GNNs,” in 35rd International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 2023), Oct. 2023. [Pdf] [Slides] [Bib]
2023-09-01 Max Helm, Benedikt Jaeger, Georg Carle, “Data-efficient GNN Models of Communication Networks using Beta-Distribution-based Sample Ranking,” ITU Journal, vol. 4, no. 3, pp. 485–491, Sep. 2023. [Url] [Pdf] [DOI] [Bib]
2023-06-01 Benedikt Jaeger, Johannes Zirngibl, Marcel Kempf, Kevin Ploch, Georg Carle, “QUIC on the Highway: Evaluating Performance on High-Rate Links,” in International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Networking 2023 Conference (IFIP Networking 2023), Barcelona, Spain, Jun. 2023. [Preprint] [Rawdata] [DOI] [Bib]
2023-05-01 Jonas Andre, Johannes Naab, Benedikt Jaeger, Georg Carle, Leander Seidlitz, Stephan Günther, “A Multi-Tenancy System Architecture for Online Examinations,” in Accepted for Publication, Miami, USA, May 2023. [Bib]
2023-05-01 Simon Bauer, Janluka Janelidze, Benedikt Jaeger, Patrick Sattler, Patrick Brzoza, Georg Carle, “On the Accuracy of Active Capacity Estimation in the Internet,” in 2023 IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2023), Miami, USA, May 2023. [Pdf] [Bib]
2022-12-01 Richard Von Seck, Filip Rezabek, Benedikt Jaeger, Sebastian Gallenmüller, Georg Carle, “BFT-Blocks: The Case for Analyzing Networking in Byzantine Fault Tolerant Consensus,” in 2022 IEEE 21st International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA), Dec. 2022, vol. 21, pp. 35–44. [Preprint] [DOI] [Bib]
2022-12-01 Benedikt Jaeger, Max Helm, Lars Schwegmann, Georg Carle, “Modeling TCP Performance Using Graph Neural Networks,” in Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Graph Neural Networking, New York, NY, USA, Dec. 2022, pp. 18–23. [Url] [Pdf] [Rawdata] [DOI] [Bib]
2022-04-01 Simon Bauer, Benedikt Jaeger, Max Reimann, Jonas Fromm, Georg Carle, “Towards the Classification of TCP Throughput Changes,” in 2022 IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2022), Budapest, Hungary, Apr. 2022. [Pdf] [Bib]
2021-12-01 Dominik Scholz, Hasanin Harkous, Sebastian Gallenmüller, Henning Stubbe, Max Helm, Benedikt Jaeger, Nemanja Deric, Endri Goshi, Zikai Zhou, Wolfgang Kellerer, Georg Carle, “A Framework for Reproducible Data Plane Performance Modeling,” in 2021 ACM/IEEE Symposium on Architectures for Networking and Communications Systems, ANCS 2021, Layfette, IN, USA, 2021, New York, NY, USA, Dec. 2021. [Pdf] [Slides] [Sourcecode] [Recording] [DOI] [Bib]
2021-11-01 Johannes Zirngibl, Philippe Buschmann, Patrick Sattler, Benedikt Jaeger, Juliane Aulbach, Georg Carle, “It’s over 9000: Analyzing early QUIC Deployments with the Standardization on the Horizon,” in Proceedings of the 2021 Internet Measurement Conference, New York, NY, USA, Nov. 2021. [Preprint] [Homepage] [Rawdata] [Recording] [DOI] [Bib]
2021-08-01 Max Helm, Henning Stubbe, Dominik Scholz, Benedikt Jaeger, Sebastian Gallenmüller, Nemanja Deric, Endri Goshi, Hasanin Harkous, Zikai Zhou, Wolfgang Kellerer, Georg Carle, “Application of Network Calculus Models on Programmable Device Behavior,” in the 33rd International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 33), Avignon, France, Aug. 2021. [Pdf] [Slides] [Bib]
2021-07-01 Simon Bauer, Benedikt Jaeger, Fabian Helfert, Philippe Barias, Georg Carle, “On the Evolution of Internet Flow Characteristics,” in Proceedings of the Applied Networking Research Workshop, Jul. 2021. [Pdf] [Bib]
2021-05-01 Simon Bauer, Florian Wiedner, Benedikt Jaeger, Paul Emmerich, Georg Carle, “Scalable TCP Throughput Limitation Monitoring,” in 2021 IEEE/IFIP Symposium on Integrated Network and Service Management (IM 2021), Bordeaux, France (Virtual Conference), May 2021. [Pdf] [Bib]
2020-04-01 Simon Bauer, Kilian Holzinger, Benedikt Jaeger, Paul Emmerich, Georg Carle, “Online Monitoring of TCP Throughput Limitations,” in 2020 IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2020), Budapest, Hungary (Virtual Conference), Apr. 2020. [Pdf] [Bib]
2019-11-01 Stephan Günther, Georg Carle, “TUMexam – Digitalisierung von Prüfungen und Prüfungsabläufen,” in Hochschulforum Digitalisierung, Nov. 2019. [Url] [Pdf] [Bib]
2019-05-01 Benedikt Jaeger, Dominik Scholz, Daniel Raumer, Fabien Geyer, Georg Carle, “Reproducible Measurements of TCP BBR Congestion Control,” Computer Communications, vol. 144, pp. 31–43, May 2019. [Pdf] [DOI] [Bib]
2018-05-01 Dominik Scholz, Benedikt Jaeger, Lukas Schwaighofer, Daniel Raumer, Fabien Geyer, Georg Carle, “Towards a Deeper Understanding of TCP BBR Congestion Control,” in IFIP Networking 2018, Zurich, Switzerland, May 2018. [Pdf] [Sourcecode] [DOI] [Bib]