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Carlos J. Bernardos
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Dr. Carlos J. Bernardos (male, h-index: 39) received a Telecommunication Engineering degree in 2003, and a PhD in Telematics in 2006, both from the University Carlos III of Madrid, where he worked as a research and teaching assistant from 2003 to 2008 and, since then, has worked as an Associate Professor. He is teaching different undergraduate and master degree courses, including the Master and Specialist in NFV and SDN. His research interests include IP mobility management, network virtualization, cloud computing, vehicular communications and experimental evaluation of mobile wireless networks. He has published over 100 scientific papers in international journals and conferences. He is an active contributor to IETF since 2005, e.g. to AUTOCONF, MEXT, NETEXT, DMM, MULTIMOB, SDNRG, NFVRG, SFC, DHC and COIN working/research groups, being co-author of more than 30 contributions, several standards (RFC 6276, RFC 7028, RFC 7148, RFC 7161, RFC 7333, RFC 7429, RFC 7778, RFC 7864, RFC 8432), several active working group documents, has co-chaired the IETF P2PSIP WG, and currently co-chairs the IPWAVE WG and the Internet Area Directorate (INTDIR).

He visited the Computer Laboratory of University of Cambridge in 2004 and the University of Coimbra in 2005. He has worked in several EU funded projects, being the technical manager of the FP7 MEDIEVAL and the 5GPPP 5G Exchange (5GEx) projects; the Project Coordinator of the 5GPPP 5G-TRANSFORMER project; and the Deputy Project Coordinator of the FP7 iJOIN project. He is the Project Coordinator of the 5GPPP 5Growth project.

He is a Technical Editor of IEEE Network, served as TPC co-chair of IEEE NFV-SDN 2022 and General co-chair of IEEE NEtSoft 2023.


Role Group Email
Chair MAC Address Device Identification for Network and Application Services (madinas)
Chair Internet Area Directorate (intdir)
Delegate Internet Area Working Group (intarea)
Reviewer Internet Area Directorate (intdir)
Secretary Internet Area Directorate (intdir)

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RFCs (16)

RFC Date Title Cited by
RFC 6276 Jul 2011 DHCPv6 Prefix Delegation for Network Mobility (NEMO) 1 RFC
RFC 7028 Sep 2013 Multicast Mobility Routing Optimizations for Proxy Mobile IPv6 3 RFCs
RFC 7148 Mar 2014 Prefix Delegation Support for Proxy Mobile IPv6 1 RFC
RFC 7161 Mar 2014 Proxy Mobile IPv6 (PMIPv6) Multicast Handover Optimization by the Subscription Information Acquisition through the LMA (SIAL) 1 RFC
RFC 7429 Jan 2015 Distributed Mobility Management: Current Practices and Gap Analysis 3 RFCs
RFC 7778 Mar 2016 Mobile Communication Congestion Exposure Scenario
RFC 7864 May 2016 Proxy Mobile IPv6 Extensions to Support Flow Mobility 1 RFC
RFC 8432 Oct 2018 A Framework for Management and Control of Microwave and Millimeter Wave Interface Parameters 1 RFC
RFC 8568 Apr 2019 Network Virtualization Research Challenges 2 RFCs
RFC 8597 May 2019 Cooperating Layered Architecture for Software-Defined Networking (CLAS) 1 RFC
RFC 8818 Oct 2020 Distributed Mobility Anchoring
RFC 8885 Oct 2020 Proxy Mobile IPv6 Extensions for Distributed Mobility Management 1 RFC
RFC 8947 Dec 2020 Link-Layer Address Assignment Mechanism for DHCPv6 1 RFC
RFC 8948 Dec 2020 Structured Local Address Plan (SLAP) Quadrant Selection Option for DHCPv6 1 RFC
RFC 9450 Aug 2023 Reliable and Available Wireless (RAW) Use Cases
RFC 9551 Mar 2024 Framework of Operations, Administration, and Maintenance (OAM) for Deterministic Networking (DetNet)

Active Internet-Drafts (10)

Expired Internet-Drafts (77)

(Excluding replaced Internet-Drafts.)

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