Service-centric Networking

Thomas Franklin Cory

Office TEL 19
Building TEL

Scientific Career

Thomas received his M.Sc. in Information Systems Management from the TU Berlin in December 2019. During his studies, he worked as a student teaching assistant at the TU Berlin and helped organise and conduct lectures and exercises for various IT-related lectured.

In his Master thesis, he studied the extent of third-party web tracking in mobile applications and its potential impact on the privacy and data security of users.
Following his graduation, Thomas joined the Telekom Innovation Laboratories as a research scientist in the Service-centric networking (SNET) research group led by Prof. Dr. Axel Küpper in January 2020.


GeschäftsprozesseProgrammieren II (Fortgeschrittene Programmierung mit Java)Webtechnologien
Summer term 2020 - 2021Summer term 2020 - 2023Winter term 2019 - 2024

Research Interests

  • Cloud applications
  • Digital privacy
  • Data analytics and machine learning in network applications


Cory, T. (2019) Towards Advanced Real-time Web Tracking Detection in Mobile Applications, Master Thesis. Technische Universität Berlin



P. Raschke and T. Cory, "Presenting a Client-Based Cross-Browser Web Privacy Measurement Framework for Automated Web Tracker Detection Research" in Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Electrical Engineering and Informatics, IEEE, 2022. pp. 98-103.


T. Cory, P. Raschke and A. Küpper, "Heimdall: Illuminating the Hidden Depths of Third-party Tracking in Android Applications" in Proceedings of the 2020 International Conference on Trust, Security and Privacy in Computing and Communications, IEEE, 2020. pp. 676-682.