Researcher biography

Dr Portmann's research interests are in the area of Computer Networks and Information Security.

Dr Portmann received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) in Zurich in 2003. His research interests are in overlay and Peer-to-peer networks and network security.

Employment History:

2009 – present Senior Lecturer

School of ITEE,The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

Research Leader, Networks

NICTA, Australia's ICT Research Centre of Excellence

2004 – 2008 Lecturer

School of ITEE, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia

2003 – 2004 Research Manager, School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

2002 – 2003 Senior Research Officer

School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia