Chair of Communications

M.Sc. Mihail Balanici

M. Sc. Mihail Balanici Room: C-014
Phone: +49 (0)431 880 6311
Fax: +49 (0)431 880 6303


Research Activities:

  • Intra-Data Center Networks (DCNs)
  • Hybrid Electro-Optical DCNs and Optical Circuit Switching
  • Optimization of DCN Architectures
  • DCN Traffic Modelling



  • Exercise Digital Communications
  • Exercise Fiber-Optic-Communication Networks
  • Communications Lab
  • Bachelorpraktikum Nachrichten- und Informationstechnik




M. Balanici, S. Pachnicke, "Hybrid Electro-Optical Intra-Data Center Networks tailored for Different Traffic Classes", IEEE/OSA J. Opt. Commun. and Netw. (JOCN), vol. 10, 2018.
M. Balanici, S. Pachnicke, "Intra-Data Center Network Optimization by means of Application-based Traffic Modeling and Optical Circuit Switching", International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), Bucharest, Romania, July 2018.


M. Balanici, S. Pachnicke, „Traffic-Modeling-Based Design and Evaluation of a Hybrid Electro-Optical Intra-Data Center Network”, ITG Conference “Photonic Networks”, Leipzig, May 2017


Stefan Dietzel, Mihail Balanici, Frank Kargl, “Short Paper: Towards Data-similarity-based Clustering for Inter-vehicle Communication”, Proceedings of the IEEE Vehicular Networking Conference (VNC 2013), p.238 - 241, 16.-18. Dezember 2013, Boston, MA, USA