Adj.Prof. Andrei Gurtov



Technology News

  • Canadian company Byres Security releases EndBox product for SCADA and Industrial Process Control Systems.
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  • Check out how Boeing is using HIP to assemble 777 airplanes.
  • IEEE 802.15.9 Task Group for Key Management Protocol in 802.15 is using HIP DEX
  • "Asguard's SimpleConnect product is a new implementation of the HIP VPLS approach, and we've taken the product ease of use and scaling to the next level."
  • TemperedNetworks introduces HIPSwitches and HIPSwitch Conductor with deployments in gas, oil, manufacturing and utilities industry.

Awards and Achievements

  • ACM Distinguished Scientist, 2015
  • Most read author of Aalto and most cited of HIIT on ResearchGate (June 2015)
  • Over 180 papers and 3500 citations on Google Scholar, h-index=24
  • Advised ten PhD thesis
  • HIP book to Best Readings in Communications and Information Systems Security, IEEE ComSoc, 2013
  • CELTIC Excellence Award (SILVER Star) for MEVICO project (Partner PI), 2012
  • Best paper award at IEEE Globecom'11 (1070 accepted papers), 2011
  • Senior member, IEEE, 2010; Senior Life member, ACM, 2015
  • Youngest member (at 28) of the Finnish Union of University Professors, 2008
  • Youngest PhD (25) at Department of Computer Science, University of Helsinki, 2004
  • Award from Alumni Association of University of Helsinki jointly with Ms. Tarja Halonen (president of Finland), 2000
  • Research award from Sonera Foundation, 2003

    Research interests


    Conferences and Journals



    PhD Students

    See also Networking Research Group at HIIT



    For hobbies, I like a bit of extreme flavor