Deutsch Intern
Chair of Computer Science II - Software Engineering

Thomas Prantl

Thomas Prantl, M.Sc.

Chair of Software Engineering (Informatik II)
Department of Computer Science University of Würzburg 
Am Hubland, 97074 Würzburg
Informatikgebäude, 1.OG, Room A118
Email: thomas.prantl@uni-wuerzburg.de

Research Interests

  • Security
  • Blockchain
  • IoT
  • Security and Blockchain Benchmarking 

Selected Publications:

  • Recommendation of Secure Group Communication Schemes using Multi Objective Optimization Prantl, Thomas; Bauer, André; Iffländer, Lukas; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in International Journal of Information Security (2023).
  • {Investigating the Predictability of QoS Metrics in Cellular Networks} Herrnleben, Stefan; Grohmann, Johannes; Lesch, Veronika; Prantl, Thomas; Metzger, Florian; Hoßfeld, Tobias; Kounev, Samuel; in 2022 IEEE/ACM 30th International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS) (2022). 1–10.
  • A Survey on Secure Group Communication Schemes with Focus on IoT Communication Prantl, Thomas; Zeck, Timo; Bauer, André; Ten, Peter; Prantl, Dominik; Ben Yahya, Ala Eddine; Iffländer, Lukas; Dmitrienko, Alexandra; Krupitzer, Christian; Kounev, Samuel; in IEEE Access (2022).
  • Teaching Software Testing Using Automated Grading Beierlieb, Lukas; Iffländer, Lukas; Schneider, Tobias; Prantl, Thomas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the Fifth Workshop "Automatische Bewertung von Programmieraufgaben" (ABP 2021),virtual event, October 28-29, 2021, A. Greubel, S. Strickroth, M. Striewe (Hrsg.) (2021).
  • Measuring the Performance Impact of Branching Instructions Beierlieb, Lukas; Iffländer, Lukas; Milenkoski, Aleksandar; Prantl, Thomas; Kounev, Samuel; in Proceedings of the 12th Symposium on Software Performance 2021 (SSP’21) (2021).

List of all publications: Thomas Prantl


  • Provisioning of topics for "Seminar Software Engineering" and supervision of participating students 
  • Supervisions of software project in the "Softwarepraktikum" (practical course teaching students to complete software projects in a team) 
  • Coordination of the exercises on the bachelor's lecture "Softwaretechnik" by Prof. Samuel Kounev, University of Würzburg

Conference and Workshop Organisation

  • ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Evaluation (ICPE) 2022 as Web Chair
  • SPS Special Session on Cyber Resilience and Antifragility in Complex Distributed Systems (CyRA) 2021 as PC member 
  • Workshop on Self-Aware Computing (SEAC) 2020 as Publicity Chair

Selected Reviewer Activities

  • Mascots 2020
  • Mascots 2019
  • Subreviewer ICPE 2019


  • Master Informatik (Master of Computer Science)
  • 1. Staatsexamen für das Lehramt am Gymnasium (Physik/Informatik)
  • Bachelor Informatik (Bachelor of Computer Science)
  • Bachelor Naturwissenschaftliche Grundlagen (Bachelor of Natural Science Foundations)