Dr Filip Holik

  • Research Associate (School of Computing Science)


Dr. Filip Holik is a research associate at the University of Glasgow (UofG), UK, where he is responsible for research in programmable networks for critical infrastructure. Filip holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering and Informatics from the University of Pardubice (Czechia) where he specialized in OpenFlow-based software-defined networks and their security applications in IoT networks. Prior to the UofG role, Filip worked as a researcher at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (Gjøvik, Norway) where he was responsible for developing a simulator of digital substations with emulated communication for cybersecurity awareness. Filip maintains an external associate professor position at NTNU and is leading cybersecurity courses for business professionals in Oslo.

Research interests

Research interests 

  • Software-defined networking
  • Programmable dataplane
  • Smart grid
  • Cybersecurity
  • Cisco

Research groups

  • Netlab (Networked Systems Research Laboratory)

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