Networking and Information Processing

The Networking and Communications area focuses on the design and performance evaluation of communication systems and data networks of all kinds, including wireless/cellular, optical, ultra-low power, vehicular, and data center networks, and cyber physical systems. Methods range from analyzing and refining existing approaches to the development of new and evolving networking techniques.


Lightwave Research Lab

Prof. Keren Bergman

Location Icon8LW1 CEPSR

Wireless and Mobile Networking Lab

Prof. Gil Zussman

Location Icon850E1, 801 CEPSR

Internet Real Time Lab

Prof. Henning Schulzrinne

Location Icon7LW CEPSR

Laboratory for Control Theory and Power Systems

Prof. Javad Laveai

Location Icon813 CEPSR

Centers and Projects

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EnHANTsColumbia Networking Research CenterInstitute for Data Science and EngineeringCenter for Integrated Access Networks


Professor IconKeren Bergman

Arrow Research areas:  Large-Scale Optical Switching Fabrics, Optical Interconnection Networks for High-Performance Computing, Optical Interconnection Networks for Data Center Computing Systems, Integrable Interconnection Network Systems and Subsystems, Inter-Chip Multi-Processor Interconnection Networks, and Intra-Chip Multi-Processor Interconnection Networks.

Professor IconEdward G. Coffman Jr.
Professor Emeritus

Arrow Research areas:  Analysis of stream merging algorithms, search engine robots, caching systems, traffic prediction, and hotspots on the Web.

Professor IconMischa Schwartz
Professor Emeritus

Arrow Areas of Interest:  Mobile communication systems and the history of electrical engineering.

Professor IconJavad Ghaderi
Assistant Professor

Arrow Research areas:  Network algorithms, control and optimization with applications in communication networks, social networks, and data centers.

Professor IconPredrag Jelenkovic

Arrow Research areas:  Mathematical foundations of communication networks with emphasis on emerging services and traffic paradigms.

Professor IconJavad Lavaei
Assistant Professor

Arrow Research areas:  Control Theory, Power Systems, Optimization Theory, Networking.

Professor IconNick Maxemchuk

Arrow Research areas:  Network routing, flow control, and media access.

Professor IconDebasis Mitra

Arrow Research areas:  Scientific foundations of policy that impact engineers and engineering systems, network economics, science and management of innovations and knowledge-creation, cooperative inter-networking, network planning and resource sharing.

Professor IconHenning Schulzrinne
Professor, Computer Science

Arrow Research areas:  Internet real-time and multimedia services and protocols, modeling and analysis of computer-communication networks, operating systems, network security.

Professor IconXiaodong Wang

Arrow Research areas:  Wireless networks, network tomography, and cross-layer design.

Professor IconGil Zussman
Associate Professor

Arrow Research areas:  Wireless and mobile networks, including ad hoc, mesh, sensor, vehicular, and cognitive radio networks.

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