A graduate of Aalborg University, Denmark (M.Sc., PhD – civilingeniør, cand.polyt), Thomas has, since 2004 been on faculty at Ecole Polytechnique, France’s premiere technical and scientific university.
At Ecole Polytechnique, Thomas he holds the Cisco-endowed “Internet of Everything” academic chaire, and leads the computer networking research group. He has developed, and coordinates, the computer networking curriculum, co-coordinates the Masters program in “Advanced Communication Networks” (ACN) and directs the Gradaute Degree Program Connected Objects for a Digitized Society.
Thomas has published more than 80 peer-reviewed academic publications (which have attracted more than 12000 citations) and has authored and edited 24 IETF standards, has consulted for the development of IEEE 802.11s, and has contributed the routing portions of the recently ratified ITU-T G.9903 standard for G3-PLC networks – upon which, e.g., the current SmartGrid & ConnectedEnergy initiatives are built. He serves on the scientific council of ThinkSmartGrids (formerly: SmartGridsFrance).
More information about Thomas can be found on his personal webpage: http://www.thomasclausen.net/