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Dr. Rudra Dutta


2274 EB II
Phone: 919-515-8650
Fax: 919-515-7896

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Rudra Dutta was born in Kolkata, India, in 1968. After completing elementary schooling in Kolkata, he received a B.E. in Electricial Engineering from Jadavpur University, Calcutta, India, in 1991, a M.E. in Systems Science and Automation from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India in 1993, and a Ph.D. in Computer Science from North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA, in 2001. From 1993 to 1997 he worked for IBM as a software developer and programmer in various networking related projects. From 2001-2007, he was employed as Assistant Professor, and since 2007, has been employed as Associate Professor, in the department of Computer Science at the North Carolina State University, Raleigh. During the summer of 2005, he was a visiting researcher at the IBM WebSphere Technology Institute in RTP, NC, USA. He is married, has two children and lives in Cary, North Carolina with his family. His father and his sister's family live in Kolkata, India.

Research Areas

  • Algorithms and Theory of Computation
  • Networking and Performance Evaluation
  • Analytics
  • Cloud Computing


Recent publications (for full list see my own website):

  • "A verification service architecture for the future internet", by AC Babaoglu, R Dutta, in Proceedings of the 22nd International Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN), 2013.

  • "Converging choice and service in future commodity optical networks using traffic grooming", by R Dutta, G Rouskas, I Baldine, in Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), 2013

  • Designing for Network and Service Continuity in Wireless Mesh Networks, by PH Pathak, R Dutta, Springer, 2013

  • "Network virtualization: Technologies, perspectives, and frontiers", by A Wang, M Iyer, R Dutta, GN Rouskas, I Baldine, in the Journal of Lightwave Technology, 31(4), pp. 523-537