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Dr Michal Krol

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer Cyber Security

School of Mathematics, Computer Science and Engineering, Department of Computer Science

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A309, College Building

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City, University of London
Northampton Square
United Kingdom



Michał Król is a lecturer at City, University of London where he teaches Information Security Fundamentals and Cryptography. He did his PhD in networking at the University Grenoble Alpes in France and spent several years as a research associate at University College London, University of California, Los Angeles and UCLouvain in Belgium. His research research interest include blockchains, distributed systems and privacy-preserving communication.


Conference papers and proceedings (8)

  1. Krol, M., Sonnino, A., Al-Bassam, M., Tasiopoulos, A. and Psaras, I. (2019). Proof-of-Prestige: A Useful Work Reward System for Unverifiable Tasks. 2019 IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency (ICBC) 14-17 May.
  2. Król, M., Mastorakis, S., Oran, D. and Kutscher, D. (2019). Compute First Networking. ICN '19: 6th ACM Conference on Information-Centric Networking.
  3. Ascigil, O., Reñé, S., Król, M., Pavlou, G., Zhang, L., Hasegawa, T. … Kita, K. (2019). Towards Peer-to-Peer Content Retrieval Markets. ICN '19: 6th ACM Conference on Information-Centric Networking.
  4. Król, M., Habak, K., Oran, D., Kutscher, D. and Psaras, I. (2018). RICE. ICN '18: 5th ACM Conference on Information-Centric Networking.
  5. Król, M. and Psaras, I. (2017). NFaaS. ICN '17: 4th International Conference on Information-Centric Networking.
  6. Korczyński, M., Król, M. and van Eeten, M. (2016). Zone Poisoning. IMC 2016: Internet Measurement Conference.
  7. Audeoud, H.-.J., Krol, M., Heusse, M. and Duda, A. (2015). Low overhead loop-free routing in wireless sensor networks. 2015 IEEE 11th International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob) 19-21 October.
  8. Krol, M., Duda, A. and Rousseau, F. (2015). Featurecast: Lightweight Data-Centric Communications for Wireless Sensor Networks. European Conference on Wireless Sensor Networks.

Journal articles (3)

  1. Krol, M., Marxer, C., Grewe, D., Psaras, I. and Tschudin, C. (2018). Open Security Issues for Edge Named Function Environments. IEEE Communications Magazine, 56(11), pp. 69–75. doi:10.1109/mcom.2018.1701117.
  2. Vucinic, M., Krol, M., Jonglez, B., Coladon, T. and Tourancheau, B. (2017). Trickle-D: High Fairness and Low Transmission Load With Dynamic Redundancy. IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 4(5), pp. 1477–1488. doi:10.1109/jiot.2017.2650318.
  3. Erdelj, M., Król, M. and Natalizio, E. (2017). Wireless Sensor Networks and Multi-UAV systems for natural disaster management. Computer Networks, 124, pp. 72–86. doi:10.1016/j.comnet.2017.05.021.