• Zoltán Adam Mann
  • Zoltán Adam Mann

Dr. Zoltán Adam Mann

Dr. Zoltán Adam Mann   Position: Associate Researcher
Address: Universität Duisburg-Essen
Gerlingstraße 16
45127 Essen
Room: S-GW 001
Phone: +49 201 183 7332
E-Mail: zoltan.mann(at)paluno.uni-due.de
Office hours: Upon request


Personal Profile

Zoltán Mann studied computer science and mathematics in Budapest (Hungary), where he received his doctorate in computer science in 2005. Between 2004 and 2014 he worked for various companies in the fields of software development, IT consulting and business consulting in Germany and Hungary. Between 2007 and January 2016 he worked at the Technology and Economics University of Budapest, as an "Assistant Professor", later as "associate professor", and habilitated in 2015. Since February 2016 he has been working for paluno, the Ruhr Institute for software technology at the University of Duisburg-Essen busy.

Research Areas

  • Algorithmic Problems in Cloud Computing
  • Data Security in der Cloud
  • Adaptive Software Systems


2017 - 2016 -


  • Sevil Dräxler, Holger Karl, Zoltán Ádám Mann: Joint Optimization of Scaling and Placement of Virtual Network Services. In: Proceedings of the 17th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid ComputingCCGrid '17, IEEE Press, Piscataway, NJ, USA, 2017, 365-370. [DOI]
  • Zoltan Adam Mann: The Top Eight Misconceptions about NP-Hardness.Computer, Volume 50, Number 5, 2017, 72-79. [DOI]
  • Zoltán Ádám Mann, Andreas Metzger: Optimized Cloud Deployment of Multi-tenant Software Considering Data Protection Concerns. In: IEEE/ACM 17th International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing, CCGrid 2017, Madrid, Spain, 2017, IEEE Computer Society, 2017.
  • Zoltán Ádám Mann, Máté Szabó: Which is the best algorithm for virtual machine placement optimization?.Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Volume 29, Number 10, 2017, e4083. [DOI]


  • Zoltan Adam Mann: A Comment on ``Process Placement in Multicore Clusters: Algorithmic Issues and Practical Techniques''.IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Volume 27, Number 8, 2016, 2475-2476. [DOI]
  • Zoltan Adam Mann: Multicore-Aware Virtual Machine Placement in Cloud Data Centers.IEEE Transactions on Computers, Volume 65, Number 11, 2016, 3357-3369. [DOI]
  • Zoltán Ádám Mann: Interplay of Virtual Machine Selection and Virtual Machine Placement. In: Marco Aiello, Einar Broch Johnsen, Schahram Dustdar, Ilche Georgievski (eds.): Service-Oriented and Cloud Computing - 5th IFIP WG 2.14 European Conference, ESOCC 2016, Vienna, Austria, September 5-7, 2016, ProceedingsLecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer, 2016, 137-151. [DOI]

  • Ehsan Ahvar, Shohreh Ahvar, Zoltan Adam Mann, Noel Crespi, Joaquin Garcia Alfaro, Roch Glitho: CACEV: A Cost and Carbon Emission-Efficient Virtual Machine Placement Method for Green Distributed Clouds. In: 2016 IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC), , 275-282. [DOI]