Welcome to Antlab!

ANT Lab is a research laboratory of the Politecnico di Milano, the technical university of Milan.

The ANT Lab supports research projects in the area of communication networks.

It is funded by the Industry, as well as by Italian and European research grants.

Currently, the main research areas are:

  • Wireless Internet
  • Internet of Things
  • Internet of Energy

Visit the research web pages for details, publications and useful links!

Visit our Google Scholar page.

If you are a student interested in a Master of Science at Politecnico di Milano in the area of Communication Technologies and Networking, please visit our CommTech @ POLIMI web site with information on study programs and application process.

How to reach our lab!



Best paper runner-up IEEE DRCN 2015

ANTLab members won the best paper runner-up at IEEE DRCN 2015.

A. Capone, C. Cascone, A.Q.T. Nguyen, B. Sansò, "Detour Planning for Fast and Reliable Failure Recovery in SDN with OpenState", IEEE DRCN 2015, Kansas City, USA, March 24-27, 2015.

Call for PhD positions

Within the Marie Curie European project ACT5G we have two open positions.

We look for brilliant PhD students, we offer an exiting research program and a very competitive salary.

Deadline: March 15

For information visit this page.

Best paper award at IEEE Globecom 2013.

The Paper “A Comparative Study of Content-Centric and Content-Distribution Networks: Performance and Bounds” by Michele Mangili, Fabio Martignon, and Antonio Capone received the Best Paper Award at IEEE Globecom 2013, Communications QoS, Reliability and Modeling Symposium, and the IEEE Technical Committee on Simulation (TCSIM) Best Student Paper Award.


Fabio Martignon nominated member of the IUF

Fabio Martignon (former member of the ANTLab, now professor at the University of Paris-Sud) has been nominated junior member of the prestigeous Institut Universitaire de France (IUF). Congratulations!