Internet Measurement: Topology & Evolution

As one of the largest and complex network systems in the world, Internet has drawn substantial attention from both academia and industry. Despite the rapid development of global Internet and national networks, the underlying topological properties and evolution trends are till not well understood. Through large-scale measurement studies, our project aims to unveil the inherent topological features of Internet and thus provide design and deployment implications for  Internet service providers (ISPs), content providers (ICPs) and content delivery networks (CDNs). Specific interests include: