Christoph Albrecht works as Software Engineer in Google’s Network Architecture team where he works on the simulation, scaling and optimization of Google’s backbone networks. He also worked in the Quantitative Infrastructure team at Google where he analyzed and optimized distributed system with the focus on storage systems. Prior to working at Google, he worked in electronic design automation, most recently at the Cadence Research Laboratories at Berkeley. He holds the Ph.D. degree in Mathematics from the University of Bonn, the Research Institute for Discrete Mathematics.