Networks & Telecommunications

Welcome to the website of the Networks and Telecommunications Laboratory. The laboratory is located directly in the heart of the department in D14 on the third floor. The Telecommunications Group is looking forward to your visit!

Current Lectures

  • Networks: basic lecture held by Prof. Dr. Khondoker
  • Multimedia Communication: KMI Bachelor basic course held by Prof. Dr. Massoth
  • Multimedia Networks: Bachelor elective course held by Prof. Dr. Massoth
  • Internetworking: Bachelor elective course held by Prof. Dr. Heinemann
  • Network Security: Basic course for KITS students, Bachelor elective module held by Prof. Dr. Krauß
  • Network Simulation: Master elective module held by Prof. Dr. Valentin

You can find the respective rooms in the OBS.

Previous Lectures

  • Networks: basic course for student group 2A, lecture by Prof. Dr. Michael Massoth
  • Introduction to Mobile Communication: Elective course in the Bachelor, lecture by Prof. Dr. Michael Massoth
  • Project System Development: compulsory course in the Master's programme in the 2nd or 3rd semester. Conducted by Prof. Dr. Martin Stiemerling
  • Computer Science I: basic course for the Department of Mechanical and Plastics Engineering in the study course Mechatronics, lecture by Prof. Dr. Hans-Peter Weber.
  • Computer Science: basic course for the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology (EIT) in the study course Industrial Engineering and Management, held by Jörg Schake, Andreas Behr and Dirk Seeber.




Our laboratory has 30 workstations, each with a Bluechip small form factor.

  • Intel Core I7-4700S
  • 16 GB working memory
  • 100 GB SSD & 1000 GB HDD
  • Intel I350-T4 4-port network card

We also have the following hardware in this laboratory (excerpt):

  • 20 Cisco VoIP telephones
  • 11 Yealink SIP-T19P SIP phones
  • 4 Riverbed AirPcap NX Wireless Capture Cards
  • 4 LimeSDR Software Defined Radio Adapter
  • 1 LimeNetMini LTE Base Station
  • 8 Alfa Networks AWUS036NH
  • 20 Cisco router
  • 20 Cisco switches
  • 4 Cisco 3560 PoE switches
  • 6 Linksys SRW 2048 switches
  • 5 Ubiquiti Unifi AP-AC Pro access points

Operating Systems

  • Windows 7 Professional
  • Ubuntu 18.04.2
  • KaLi Linux 2018.2 (VM)
  • VyOS 1.1.8 (VM)
  • Further operating systems can be provided within a virtual machine.


Laboratory Engineer
Frank Dotzauer

Communication Birkenweg 7
64295 Darmstadt
Office: D15, 108a


Head of Laboratory
Prof. Dr. Martin Stiemerling

Communication Schöfferstrasse 8b
64295 Darmstadt
Office: D14, 3.05