Andrei Gurtov received his M.Sc (2000) and Ph.D. (2004) degrees in Computer Science from the University of Helsinki, Finland. He is presently a Professor in Linköping University, Sweden. He is also an adjunct professor at Aalto University, University of Helsinki and University of Oulu. He visited ICSI in Berkeley multiple times. He is an ACM Distinguished Scientist, IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer and Vice Chair of IEEE Finland section.