Vilmos Simon

Associate Professor
Head of laboratory


Room: I.E. 432

Phone: +36 1 463 1016

Curriculum Vitae

 Simon Vilmos Ph.D.


Birth                            Novi Sad, 26. 08. 1979.



Department of Networked Systems and Services, Budapest University of Technology and Economics Magyar Tudósok krt. 2., Budapest, Hungary-1117.

Tel: (+36) 1 463-3261, Fax: (+36) 1 463 3263



Current position: Associate Professor, Head of MEDIANETS Laboratory, Deputy Head of Department of Networked Systems and Services




2014-                Associate Professor, Department of Networked Systems and Services, BME


2009-2014       Assistant Professor, Department of Telecommunications, BME


2009                  Scientific research fellow, Department of Telecommunications, BME


2006-2008       Assistant Lecturer, Department of Telecommunications, BME


2003-2006.      Ph.D. student, Department of Telecommunications, BME


Education and degrees


2003                M.Sc in Telecommunication Engineering, BME, 2003

Title of the Thesis: “Optimization of Hierarchical Mobile IPv6


2009                Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering

Title of the Theses: Mobility Management Algorithms for Reducing Signaling Overhead in Next Generation  Mobile Networks


Memberships and positions


Zala Autonomous Vehicle Cluster – Corporate liaison vice president, 2018-


PARIPA Program (Industrial Partnership – Student Training and Scholarship Program) director, 2017-


EIT Digital, BME VCC Master program coordinator, 2015-2018


EIT Digital, BME Outreach leader, 2012-2015


EIT Digital, BME Education leader, 2009-2013


Member of public body of Hungarian Academy of Sciences, 2009-


BME Habilitation Committee and PhD Council, 2009-2013


Scientific Association for Infocommunications Hungary, President of the Telecommunications Section, 2010-2015


MEDIANETS Laboratory at BME, 2007-


Inter University Research Centre for Telecommunications and Informatics (ETIK), 2004-2007


The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), member 2002-


High Speed Networking Laboratory at BME, Head of research team, 2002-


Mobile Communications Laboratory at BME, 2001-2007


Spoken languages






Awards and scholarships


Dean’s Honor (BME VIK), 2017


Puskás Tivadar Award (highest award of Hungarian Scientific Association for Infocommunications Hungary), 2015


Golden Medal of the Hungarian Scientific Association for Infocommunications , 2012


Silver Medal of the Hungarian Scientific Association for Infocommunications, 2010


Crystal Ball of the Hungarian College for Higher Education in Vojvodina, 2007


Scholarship of the Republic of Hungary for Doctoral Studies, 2003-2006


1st Prize, Scientific Students’ Associations at BME, 2002, “Arpad Huszak, Vilmos Simon: Optimization algorithms for Regional registration and Hierarchical IPv6”


Teaching activities

Computer Networks, 2009-

V2X Communication Technologies of Autonomous Vehicles, 2017-

Media Communications Networks 2009-2017

Future Internet, 2015-

Mobile telecommunications, laboratory exercises, 2003-2006

Measurement Technology, laboratory exercises, 2003-2004

Mobile Internet, 2007-2012


Scientific projects

AI based Intelligent Transportation System, VKE project, 2019-

Autonomous warehouse and last mile delivery (AWARD), EIT Digital, 2018

FIRST (Future Internet Research, Services and Technology), TÁMOP-4.2.2.C-11/1/KONV-2012-0001 Self-organizing networks research group leader, 2012-2014

BIONETS (BIOlogically-inspired autonomic NETworks and Services), EU 6th Framework Integrated Project, Work Package leader, 2006-2009

IST-ANEMONE (Advanced Next gEneration Mobile Open Network), EU 6th Framework, 2006-2008

ETIK: Coexistence and Interworking Issues of Heterogeneous Mobile Networks, 2004-2006

NEWCOM (Network of Excellence in Wireless COMmunications), EU 6th Framework, 2004-2007

Mobile Innovation Center Integrated Project: 1.1: Radio traffic and resource management of mobile networks, 2005-2008



Industrial Cooperations

Nokia Bell Labs: Digital Profiling, 2017-2018

T-Systems: Intelligent Parking System, 2017

Ericsson High Speed Networks (HSN) CFT project: Mobile crowdsensing in smart cities, 2014-2015

Smart Metering Project for the Magyar Telekom, 2011



Research areas

  • Machine learning and data analytics for intelligent and automated cities
  • Self-organized mobile networks
  • Flocking optimization in autonomous networks
  • Mobile crowdsensing applications
  • Autonomous evolution of communications protocols