Research Areas

  • Architecture and Operating Systems
  • Cyber Security
  • Networking and Performance Evaluation


 PhD in Computer Science, the Pennsylvania State University, 1987.


  • Most Receptive Graduate Professor Outside of the Classroom Award - 2017
  • NC State Libraries Faculty Award Winner - 2011
  • Professional Engineer [Alumnus] of the Year Award, 2003, Speed Scientific School at the University of Louisville, Computer Engineering and Computer Science Department