Chris Hawinkel

Antwerp, Belgium

Research Interests


Chris joined Alcatel Research & Innovation in 2003 and is now a research engineer in the NAACS (Networks Algorithms, Analytics, Control and Security) domain of Nokia Bell Labs. He participated in many European and Flemish collaborative research projects with other industrial and academic partners. His main interests are network and video delivery architectures, and techno-economic modeling of networks.


MSc Electrical Engineering, KU Leuven, 1972-1977

Selected articles and publications

D. De Vleeschauwer, C. Hawinkel, Y. Le Louédec, Determining Leaders and Clusters in Video Consumption, Proceedings of the Joint SmartenIT/eCOUSIN Workshop on Social-aware Economic Traffic Management for Overlay and Cloud Applications (SETM13), Zurich (Switzerland), October 18, 2013.

De Schepper, K., De Vleeschauwer, B., Hawinkel, C., Van Leekwijck, W., Famaey, J., Van de Meerssche, W., & De Turck, F. (2012, April).Shared Content Addressing Protocol (SCAP): Optimizing multimedia content distribution at the transport layer. In Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), 2012 IEEE (pp. 302-310). IEEE.

Huysegems, R., De Vleeschauwer, B., De Schepper, K., Hawinkel, C., Wu, T., Laevens, K., & Van Leekwijck, W. (2012, June). Session reconstruction for HTTP adaptive streaming: laying the foundation for network-based QoE monitoring. In Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE 20th International Workshop on Quality of Service (p. 15). IEEE Press.