Roderick Fanou


Roderick Fanou worked as Postdoctoral Scholar at CAIDA from March 2018 to March 2021. During his stay, he contributed to the MANIC and PANDA projects under the supervision of Amogh Dhamdhere (in 2018, now at AWS) and KC Claffy. His research activities involved assisting with the design and development of new applications as well as the integration of existing codebases, which collect measurements pertaining to interdomain congestion and performance, for enabling large-scale scientific projects. He also collaborated with and worked alongside other members of the CAIDA team.

Email:roderick AT caida DOT org / roderick DOT fanou AT gmail DOT org
Office:SDSC 317
Phone:(858) 534-9251


Prior to joining CAIDA as a postdoc, Roderick obtained his Ph.D. and M.Sc. in Telematics Engineering from IMDEA Networks Institute and Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M), Spain in December 2017 and September 2014, respectively. He worked as a Research Assistant & Ph.D. student at IMDEA Networks Institute from 2013 to 2017. While doing so, he did an intership at CAIDA from November 2015 to April 2016.


  • Internet measurement
  • Internet topology and infrastructure
  • Internet economics (notably for developing regions)
  • Network monitoring and troubleshooting
  • Systems design
  • Peering infrastructures


  • Programming: Python, Node.js, Javascript, HTML/CSS, Matlab, LaTex, C, R, PHP, LateX
  • Databases: MySQL, PostgreSQL, InfluxDB, Google Cloud Platform
  • Frameworks: Node.js, REST API, D3.js
  • Operating Systems: GNU/Linux, MacOS, Windows
  • Others: Markdown, Git, SVN

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