Joachim Charzinski received
his Dipl.-Ing. and Dr.-Ing. degrees from
University of Stuttgart, Germany,
in 1991 and 1999, respectively.
From 1992 until 1997 he was with the
Institute of Communication Networks
and Computer Engineering at University
of Stuttgart, Germany, working on
error detection capabilities of the CAN protocol, on
media access control in ATM access networks and on other teletraffic topics.
He also assisted in the lectures on teletraffic theory and
on coding theory.
1994 through 1996 he gave lectures on communication technology at the University of Cooperative Education in Stuttgart (Berufsakademie Stuttgart) and gave courses on OSI and Internet principles for telecommunication companies.
In 1997 he joined Siemens AG, Munich, Germany, where he was a project leader for Internet traffic engineering until 2001 in the Information and Communication Networks division. From 2001 to 2004 he was a consultant for Quality of Service, resilience and security in IP networks. From 2004 to 2007 he was responsible for security innovations and from 2008 to 2010 he worked as senior network architecture consultant on mobile and fixed network evolution topics. In June 2010, he joined Stuttgart Media University (university of applied sciences) where he is lecturing on the following topics:
Joachim Charzinski is a member of the IEEE Communications Society and its German counterpart, VDE ITG, where he has actively contributed to the Traffic Engineering and Systems Architecture group since 1993 and to the Network security group (FG 5.2.2) since its foundation in 2006. He was elected in 2001 and re-elected in 2005 into the steering committee of the GI/ITG group KuVS (Communication and Distributed Systems). Since summer term 2001 he has annually lectured on IP based networks and applications at University of Stuttgart. In winter 2010, the lecture topic was changed to network security.