Contributing to Multipath TCP in six Ph.D. theses

Multipath TCP is a major extension TCP extension that has attracted a lot of interest from both academia, with more than one thousand citations for RFC 6824 and industry with deployments by Apple, Samsung, Huawei, LG, Tessares, … It received the 2019 ACM SIGCOMM’s Networking Systems award. The initial ideas on Multipath TCP emerged within the FP7 Trilogy funded by the European Commission and a large part of the work was carried out within UCLouvain’s IP Networking Lab During the last decade, six Ph.D. theses were granted with results that contributed to the different aspects of Multipath TCP.