Deutsch Intern
Chair of Computer Science III

Anika Seufert M. Sc. (née Schwind)

Phone +49 0931 31-89033
Telefax +49 0931 31-86632


Room A212
Address Lehrstuhl für Informatik III
Am Hubland
97074 Würzburg

Research Interests

My research interests include the following topics:

  • Quality of Experience (QoE) of Internet applications (e.g., video/music streaming apps, mobile messaging apps)
  • Measurements, analysis, and modeling of network traffic
  • QoE-aware network traffic management solutions
  • Performance evaluation and modeling of communication systems
  • Group-based communication

Recent Publications

  • Explainable Data-Driven QoE Modelling using XAI Wehner, Nikolas; Seufert, Anika; Hoßfeld, Tobias; Seufert, Michael in 15th International Conference on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX) (2023).
  • Share and Multiply: Modeling Communication and Generated Traffic in Private WhatsApp Groups Seufert, Anika; Poignée, Fabian; Seufert, Michael; Hoßfeld, Tobias in IEEE Access (2023). 11 25401–25414.
  • Waiting along the Path: How Browsing Delays Impact the QoE of Music Streaming Applications Seufert, Anika; Schweifler, Ralf; Poignée, Fabian; Seufert, Michael; Hoßfeld, Tobias in 14th International Conference on Quality of Multimedia Experience (QoMEX) (2022).
  • Pandemic in the Digital Age: Analyzing WhatsApp Communication Behavior before, during, and after the COVID-19 Lockdown Seufert, Anika; Poignée, Fabian; Hoßfeld, Tobias; Seufert, Michael in Humanities and Social Sciences Communications (2022). 9(1) 140 (1–9).
  • Delivering User Experience over Networks: Towards a Quality of Experience Centered Design Cycle for Improved Design of Networked Applications Seufert, Anika; Schröder, Svenja; Seufert, Michael in SN Computer Science (2021). 2

A comprehensive list of all publications can be found here: Publications



I am currently involved in the following teaching activities: Bachelor Theses, Master Theses, Practical Courses, Seminar. Topics for Bachelor Theses, Master Theses or Practical Courses can be requested at any time. A list of open topics can also be found here: Open Topics.