Bakgrunn og aktiviteter

Research topics

  • Intelligent Transport Systems
  • Model-Based Engineering of Networked Services based on Collaborative Techniques
  • Functional and Security Aspects of Distributed Component-Structured Software
  • Trust Management Issues
  • Formal Specification, Implementation, and Verification of Distributed Systems and Continuous-Discrete Technical Systems


  • IoT-STOP (supported by Innovasjon Norge, 2019-2021)
  • MobiTrack (Realizing Context-aware Intelligent Mobile Services through Real-Time Indoor Location Tracking, supported by NFR, 2018-2020)
  • UbiCompForAll (Ubiquitous Computing For All Users, 2008-2012)
  • Arctis (Analysis, Refinement, Composition and Transformation of Interactive Services, Verification Project, 2010-2011, extended until 2012)
  • EuroNF (Network of the Future, 2008-2011)
  • ISIS (Infrastructure for Integrated Services, 2007-2011)
  • SIMS (Semantic Interfaces for Mobile Services, 2006-2008)
  • iTrust (2003-2005)


Reactive Blocks, the tool for engineering networked services.


Below, you will find selected publications. A more comprehensive and up-to-date list is available on my homepage.


Vitenskapelig, faglig og kunstnerisk arbeid

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  • Khan, Zeeshan Ali; Herrmann, Peter. (2021) Energy-efficient Protection of IoT Networks using Trust Management on the IEEE 802.15.4 Protocol. 8th IFIP NTMS Workshop on Wireless Sensor Networks and Internet of Things (WSN-IOT) . IFIP; Paris. 2021-04-19 - 2021-04-21.





  • Herrmann, Peter; Blech, Jan Olaf. (2017) Formal Analysis of Control Software for Cyber-Physical Systems. 2017 IEEE International Conference on Software Quality, Reliability and Security Companion (QRS-C).
  • Hordvik, Simon Eikeland; Øseth, Kristoffer; Svendsen, Henrik Heggelund; Blech, Jan Olaf; Herrmann, Peter. (2017) Model-based Engineering and Spatiotemporal Analysis of Transport Systems. Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering.
  • Khan, Zeeshan Ali; Herrmann, Peter. (2017) A trust based distributed intrusion detection mechanism for internet of things. Advanced Information Networking and Applications.
  • Khan, Zeeshan Ali; Herrmann, Peter. (2017) How to Secure Internet of Things Devices in an Energy Efficient Way. ERCIM News. vol. 109 (4).
  • Khan, Zeeshan Ali; Ullrich, Johanna; Voyiatzis, Artemios; Herrmann, Peter. (2017) A Trust-based Resilient Routing Mechanism for the Internet of Things. ARES'17. Proceedings of The 12th International Conference on Availability, Reliability and Security, Reggio Calabria, Italy — August 29 - September 01, 2017.
  • Svae, Alexander; Taherkordi, Amirhosein; Herrmann, Peter; Blech, Jan Olaf. (2017) Self-Adaptive Control in Cyber-Physical Systems: The Autonomous Train Experiment. 32nd ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC) . ACM; Marrakech. 2017-04-04 - 2017-04-06.
  • Taherkordi, Amirhosein; Herrmann, Peter; Blech, Jan Olaf; Fernandez Fernandez, Alvaro. (2017) Service virtualization for self-adaptation in mobile cyber-physical systems. Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS). vol. 10380 LNCS.



  • Blech, Jan Olaf; Herrmann, Peter. (2015) Behavioral Types for Component-based Development of Cyber-Physical Systems. 2nd Human-Oriented Formal Methods Workshop (HOFM2015) . Maria Spichkova, Heinz Schmidt; York. 2015-09-07 - 2015-09-07.
  • Blech, Jan Olaf; Herrmann, Peter. (2015) Behavioral Types for Space-aware Systems. 8th International Workshop on Model-based Architecting of Cyber-physical and Embedded Systems . Iulia Dragomir et al.; Ottawa. 2015-09-28 - 2015-09-28.
  • Blech, Jan Olaf; Herrmann, Peter Michael; Peake, Ian; Schmidt, Heinz. (2015) Towards a Model-based Toolchain for Remote Configuration and Maintenance of Space-aware Systems. Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Evaluation of Novel Approaches to Software Engineering.
  • Han, Fenglin; Blech, Jan Olaf; Herrmann, Peter; Schmidt, Heinz. (2015) Model-Based Engineering and Analysis of Space-Aware Systems Communicating via IEEE 802.11. Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), 2015 IEEE 39th Annual.
  • Herrmann, Peter. (2015) State of the art IoT research - What do we know and what are the biggest questions we pursuit?. Innovasjonsfrokost . Næringsforeningen i Trondheimsregionen; Trondheim. 2015-08-28 - 2015-08-28.
  • Kraemer, Frank Alexander; Herrmann, Peter Michael. (2015) Creating Internet of Things Applications from Building Blocks. ERCIM News. vol. 101 (4).







  • Karabulut, Yücel; Mitchell, John C.; Herrmann, Peter; Jensen, Christian Damsgaard. (2008) Trust Management II - Proceedings of IFIPTM 2008: Joint iTrust and PST Conferences on Privacy, Trust Management and Security. Springer Science+Business Media B.V.. 2008. ISBN 978-0-387-09427-4. IFIP International Federation for Information Processing (263).