Francisco Carpio

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Francisco Carpio

Room: 1106
Phone: +49 531 391 9652
E-Mail:  f.carpio(at)

Lehrstuhl für Kommunikationsnetze  
Chair for Communication Networks 
Hans-Sommer-Str. 66
38106 Braunschweig


Francisco Carpio is a Ph.D. student at the Institute of Computer and Network Engineering at the Technische Universität Braunschweig, Germany. He obtained his Master degree in Telecommunications Engineering from Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC), Spain. His research interests include Network Function Virtualization, Edge Cloud computing networks and Machine Learning applied to network and service management.


  • BMBF - PLANETS-SENDATE - SEcure Networking for a DATa center cloud in Europe - 2016-2019
  • EU H2020 - mF2C - Towards an Open, Secure, Decentralized and Coordinated Fog-to-Cloud Management Ecosystem - 2017 - 2020


Journal Papers

  • A. Jukan, F. Carpio, X. Masip, A. J. Ferrer, N. Kemper and B. U. Stetina, "Fog-to-Cloud Computing for Farming: Low-Cost Technologies, Data Exchange, and Animal Welfare," in Computer, vol. 52, no. 10, pp. 41-51, Oct. 2019. DOI: 10.1109/MC.2019.2906837.
  • Jasenka Dizdarević, Francisco Carpio, Admela Jukan, and Xavi Masip-Bruin. 2019. A Survey of Communication Protocols for Internet of Things and Related Challenges of Fog and Cloud Computing Integration. ACM Comput. Surv. 51, 6, Article 116 (January 2019), 29 pages. DOI: 10.1145/3292674.

  • S. K. Singh, F. Carpio, and A. Jukan, "Improving Animal-Human Cohabitation with Machine Learning in Fiber-Wireless Networks", MDPI Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks, vol. 7, no. 3, pp. 1-16, 2018. DOI: 10.3390/jsan7030035.

Conference Papers

  • F. Carpio, M. Delgado and A. Jukan, "Engineering and Experimentally Benchmarking a Container-based Edge Computing System," ICC 2020 - 2020 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Dublin, Ireland, 2020, pp. 1-6, DOI: 10.1109/ICC40277.2020.9148636.
  • F. Carpio, A. Jukan, R. Sosa and A. J. Ferrer, "Engineering a QoS Provider Mechanism for Edge Computing with Deep Reinforcement Learning," 2019 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Waikoloa, HI, USA, 2019, pp. 1-6. DOI: 10.1109/GLOBECOM38437.2019.9013946
  • C. V. Phung, J. Dizdarevic, F. Carpio and A. Jukan, "Enhancing REST HTTP with Random Linear Network Coding in Dynamic Edge Computing Environments," 2019 42nd International Convention on Information and Communication Technology, Electronics and Microelectronics (MIPRO), Opatija, Croatia, 2019, pp. 435-440. DOI: 10.23919/MIPRO.2019.8756782
  • F. Carpio, A. Jukan and R. Pries, "Balancing the migration of virtual network functions with replications in data centers," NOMS 2018 - 2018 IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium, Taipei, 2018, pp. 1-8. DOI: 10.1109/NOMS.2018.8406275.
  • Francisco Carpio, Admela Jukan, Ana Isabel Martín Sanchez, Nina Amla, and Nicole Kemper. 2017. Beyond Production Indicators: A Novel Smart Farming Application and System for Animal Welfare. In Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Animal-Computer Interaction (ACI2017). ACM, New York, NY, USA, Article 7, 11 pages. DOI: 10.1145/3152130.3152140.
  • F. Carpio, W. Bziuk and A. Jukan, "Replication of Virtual Network Functions: Optimizing link utilization and resource costs," 2017 40th International Convention on Information and Communication Technology, Electronics and Microelectronics (MIPRO), Opatija, 2017, pp. 521-526. [Best Paper Award]. DOI: 10.23919/MIPRO.2017.7973481.
  • F. Carpio, S. Dhahri and A. Jukan, "VNF placement with replication for Loac balancing in NFV networks," 2017 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Paris, 2017, pp. 1-6. DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2017.7996515.
  • F. Carpio, A. Engelmann and A. Jukan, "DiffFlow: Differentiating Short and Long Flows for Load Balancing in Data Center Networks," 2016 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), Washington, DC, 2016, pp. 1-6. DOI: 10.1109/GLOCOM.2016.7841733.
  • M. Chamania, F. Carpio and A. Jukan, "Engineering the first open source implementation of the multi-layer network topology databases," 2015 European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC), Valencia, 2015, pp. 1-3. DOI: 10.1109/ECOC.2015.7341811.
  • M. Caria, F. Carpio, A. Jukan and M. Hoffmann, "Migration to energy efficient routers: Where to start?," 2014 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Sydney, NSW, 2014, pp. 4300-4306. DOI: 10.1109/ICC.2014.6883996.


  • Dizdarević J., Carpio F., Bensalem M., Jukan A. (2019) Enhancing Service Management Systems with Machine Learning in Fog-to-Cloud Networks. In: Mencagli G. et al. (eds) Euro-Par 2018: Parallel Processing Workshops. Euro-Par 2018. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 11339. Springer, Cham. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-10549-5_23