Design, analysis, and evaluation of algorithms and protocols for scalable network communications between all kinds of devices, from personal and computer communications to the internet of things. Our faculty have particular expertise in next-generation wireless networks, including low power wireless embedded sensor networks, cognitive radio networks, vehicular networks, green cellular, and robotic wireless networks.


Topic Areas

  • Design of Scalable Protocols
  • Fault Tolerant Networks
  • Inter Planetary Internet
  • Modeling and Simulation
  • Optical Networks
  • Performance Analysis and Evaluation of Networks
  • Power Aware and Energy Efficient Protocols
  • Quality of Service Issues in Networks
  • Routing and Multicasting in the Internet
  • Wireless and Sensor Networks


Leana Golubchik, Ramesh Govindan, Kai Hwang, Rahul JainB. Keith Jenkins, Bhaskar Krishnamachari, C.-C. Kuo, Michael Neely, Antonio Ortega, Timothy Pinkston, Konstantinos Psounis, Cauligi S. Raghavendra, John Silvester, Joseph Touch, Alan E. Willner

Research Centers and Labs