Mirja Kühlewind

Senior Researcher at ETH Zurich, Computer Engineering and Networks Laboratory, Networked Systems Group (NSG)

Conferences and Workshops


I. R. Learmonth, B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind and G. Fairhurst PATHspider: A tool for active measurement of path transparency. Applied Network Research Workshop (ANRW16), Berlin, July 2016. [PDF]

M. Bednarek, G. Barrenetxea Kobas, M. Kühlewind and B. Trammell Multipath bonding at Layer 3. Applied Network Research Workshop (ANRW16), Berlin, July 2016. [PDF]


B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind, E. Gubser and J. Hildebrand A New Transport Encapsulation for Middlebox Cooperation. Proceedings of the 2015 IEEE Conference on Standards for Communications and Networking, Tokyo, Japan, October 2015. [PDF]

B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind: Observing Internet Path Transparency to Support Protocol Engineering.Proceedings of the first IRTF/ISOC Workshop on Research and Applications of Internet Measurements (RAIM), Yokohama, Japan, October 2015.[PDF]

B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind, D. Boppart, I. Learmonth, G. Fairhurst, and R. Scheffenegger: Enabling Internet-Wide Deployment of Explicit Congestion Notification. Proceedings of the 2015 Passive and Active Measurement Conference (PAM), New York, USA, March 2015.[PDF]


M. Kühlewind, D. Wagner, J. M. Reyes Espinosa, B. Briscoe: Using Data Center TCP (DCTCP) in the Internet. Proceedings of 3rd IEEE GLOBECOM Workshop on Telecommunications Standards: From Research to Standards (TCS), Austin, TX, USA, Dec 2014. [PDF]

J. Schwardmann, D. Wagner, M. Kühlewind: Evaluation of ARED, CoDel, and PIE. Proceedings of the 20th Open European Summer School and IFIP TC6.6 Workshop (EUNICE 2014), Rennes, September 2014, pp. 1-7. [PDF]

T. Werthmann, M. Kaschub, M. Kühlewind, S. Scholz, D. Wagner: A Network Simulation Tool Supporting Integration of Arbitrary Kernels and Applications. 7th International ICST Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SimuTools), Lisbon, Portugal, March 2014. [PDF]


M. Kühlewind: Adaptive and Scalable Congestion Control wanted! ISOC Workshop on Reducing Internet Latency, London, September 2013.

M. Kühlewind, S. Neuner, B. Trammell: On the state of ECN and TCP Options on the Internet. Proceedings of the 14th Passive and Active Measurement conference (PAM), Hong Kong, March 2013. [PDF]


M. Kühlewind, R. Scheffenegger: Design and Evaluation of Schemes for More Accurate ECN Feedback. IEEE ICC'12 Workshop on Telecommunications: from Research to Standards, Ottawa, June 2012. [PDF]

R. G. Usach, M. Kühlewind: Implementation and Evaluation of Coupled Congestion Control for Multipath TCP. Proceedings of the 18th EUNICE Conference on Information and Communications Technologies, Budapest, August 2012, pp. 173-182. [PDF]


M. Kühlewind, S. Fisches: Evaluation of Different Decrease Schemes for LEDBAT Congestion Control. Proceedings of the 17th EUNICE 2011 Workshop on "Energy-Aware Communications", Dresden, September 2011, pp. 108-119. [PDF]


M. Kühlewind, B. Briscoe: Chirping for Congestion Control - Implementation Feasibility. PFLDNeT 2010, Lancaster, November 2010. [PDF]

M. Kühlewind, M. Scharf: Implementation and Performance Evaluation of the re-ECN Protocol. 3rd Workshop on Economic Traffic Management (ETM 2010), Amsterdam, September 2010, pp. 39-50. [PDF]

M. Kühlewind, M. Scharf, W. Lautenschläger: Congestion-based Accounting with re-ECN. 5. GI/ITG KuVS Fachgespräch "Future Internet", Stuttgart, June 2010. [PDF]

Technical Reports

K. Edeline, M. Kuühlewind, B. Trammell, E. Aben, B. Donnet: Using UDP for Internet Transport Evolution.ETH TIK Techreport, Zurich, December 2016. [PDF]

M. Kühlewind: TCP SIAD: Congestion Control supporting High Speed and Low Latency. ETH TIK Techreport 337, Zurich, December 2016. [PDF]

M. Kühlewind: Scalable Increase Adaptive Decrease: Congestion Control supporting Low Latency and High Speed. Dissertation, Universität Stuttgart, Informatik, Elektrotechnik und Informationstechnik, 2016. [PDF]

M. Barisch, S. Berg, A. Brodt, L. Geiger, T. Gerpott, A. Gutscher, C. Hubig, M. Kühlewind, P.J. Kühn, O. Siemoneit: Aspekte der Abrechenbarkeit und Bepreisung kontextbezogener Systeme. Report, SFB 627 Bericht Nr. 2010/03, Stuttgart, February 2010. [PDF]



RFC (to be published) - G. Fairhurst, B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind,: Services provided by IETF transport protocols and congestion control mechanisms. Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), 2017.

RFC 7786 - M. Kühlewind, R. Scheffenegger: TCP Modifications for Congestion Exposure (ConEx). Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), May 2016.

RFC7837 - S. Krishnan, M. Kühlewind, B. Briscoe, C. Ralli: IPv6 Destination Option for Congestion Exposure (ConEx). Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), May 2016.

RFC 7560 - M. Kühlewind, R. Scheffenegger, B. Briscoe: Problem Statement and Requirements for Increased Accuracy in Explicit Congestion Notification (ECN) Feedback. Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), August 2015.

RFC 7663 - B. Trammell, M. Kuehlewind: Report from the IAB Workshop on Stack Evolution in a Middlebox Internet (SEMI). IAB, October 2015.

RFC 6817 - S. Shalunov, G. Hazel, J. Iyengar, M. Kühlewind: Low Extra Delay Background Transport (LEDBAT). Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), 19. December 2012.


B. Trammell, C. Perkins, T. Pauly, M. Kühlewind: Post Sockets, An Abstract Programming Interface for the Transport Layer: draft-trammell-post-sockets-01. Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), February 2017.

B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind: Path Layer UDP Substrate Specification: draft-trammell-plus-spec-00. Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), December 2016.

B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind: Transport-Independent Path Layer State Management: draft-trammell-plus-statefulness-02. Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), December 2016.

M. Kühlewind, B. Trammell: Applicability and Management of the QUIC Transport Protocol: draft-kuehlewind-quic-appman-00. Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), January 2017.

M. Kühlewind, B. Briscoe, R. Scheffenegger: More Accurate ECN Feedback in TCP: draft-ietf-tcpm-accurate-ecn-02. Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), October 2016.

B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind: mPlane Protocol Specification: draft-trammell-mplane-protocol-02. Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), October 2016

B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind: draft-trammell-spud-req-04 Requirements for the design of a Substrate Protocol for User Datagrams (SPUD) Internet-Draft (expired), Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), May 2016.

M. Kühlewind, B. Trammell: Use Cases for a Substrate Protocol for User Datagrams (SPUD): draft-kuehlewind-spud-use-cases-01 Internet-Draft (expired), Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), March 2016.

J. You, M. Welzl, B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind, K. Smith: draft-you-tsvwg-latency-loss-tradeoff-00 Latency Loss Tradeoff PHB Group Internet-Draft (expired), Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), March 2016.

D. Wagner, M. Kühlewind: draft-wagner-conex-audit-02 Auditing of Congestion Exposure (ConEx) signals Internet-Draft (expired), Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), April 2016.

M. Kühlewind, B. Trammell: draft-kuehlewind-tcpm-ecn-fallback-01 A Mechanism for ECN Path Probing and Fallback Internet-Draft (expired), Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), September 2013.

R. Scheffenegger, M. Kühlewind, B. Trammell: Exposure of Time Intervals for the TCP Timestamp Option: draft-trammell-tcpm-timestamp-interval-00 Internet-Draft (expired), Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), October 2012.

M. Kühlewind, R. Scheffenegger: Accurate ECN Feedback Option in TCP: draft-kuehlewind-tcpm-accurate-ecn-option-00. Internet-Draft (expired), Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), October 2011.

M. Kühlewind, R. Scheffenegger: Additional negotiation in the TCP Timestamp Option field during the TCP handshake: draft-scheffenegger-tcpm-timestamp-negotiation-00.Internet-Draft (expired), Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF), March 2011.

Invited Talks and Presentations

M. Kühlewind, B. Trammell: What if we’d designed measurement as a first-order service? Presentation RIPE 72, Copenhagen, Denmark, 24.05.2016. [PDF]

B. Trammell, M. Kühlewind: On Explicit In-Band Measurement Presentation. Cisco – Ecole Polytechnique Networking Innovation and Research Symposium, Paris, France, 08.03.2016.[PDF]

M. Kühlewind, B. Trammell, J. Hildebrand: A Vision for Explicit Path-Cooperative Transport Presentation. Conference on Innovations in Clouds, Internet and Networks (ICIN 2016), Paris, France, 01.03.2016.[PDF]

M. Kühlewind, B. Trammell: Middlebox Measurement and Cooperation Presentation. CleanSky Conference, Heidelberg, Germany, 29.02.2016. [PDF]

M. Kühlewind: Coordinating an ICT project Presentation. EU Research ICT Applicant's Training, Bern, Switzerland, 25.02.2016. [PDF]

T. Werthmann, M. Kühlewind, M. Kaschub, S. Scholz, D. Wagner: IKR SibLib-QEMU: TCP Simulations Integrating Virtual Machines. Presentation at ICCRG research group, 87. IETF, Berlin, July 2013. [PDF]

M. Kühlewind: Model-based Measurements of Network Loss. ITG 5.2.1 Fachgruppentreffen, Würzburg, June 2013. [PDF]

M. Kühlewind: The re-ECN Protocol. ITG Fachgruppen 5.2.3 "Next Generation Networks", Eschborn, April 2010. [PDF]

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