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Faculty & Staff

Meet Our Team


Sanping Li, PhD
Dissertation Topic: Towards Ultra-High Speed Online Network Traffic Classification with Machine Learning Algorithms and OpenFlow Accelerators, EMC 

Philip Colangelo, MS
Thesis topic: Robotic Assistive Arm in Health Care, 2014
BAE Systems 

Eric Murray, MS
passed thesis defense on April 25, 2012
Thesis title: Network Processor Accelerated Network Traffic Classification Based on OpenFlow. 2012, Netronome Systems

Timothy Ficarra, MS
Passed thesis defense on April 5, 2011
Thesis title: Programmable Edge Node OpenFlow Switch Development and Performance Evaluation
Sonus Networks 

Craig Masley, MS
Passed thesis defense on Nov 2010
Thesis title: High Speed Data Communication for Network Testing in a Hybrid Simulation and Emulation Environment
Draper Lab 

Jonathan LaBroad, MS
Passed thesis defense on April 5, 2011
Thesis title: Performance Analysis of Reconfigurable Logic Accelerators in Heterogeneous Multicore Architectures

Chunhui Zhang, MS
Passed thesis defense on Nov 6, 2009
Thesis title: “The Performance Evaluation of a Virtualized Programmable Edge Node for Network Innovations”

Aiken Pang, MS, graduated in May 2008
Project title: Design and Implementation of Wireless Camera Sensors
Assurance Technology Corporation 

Aiken Pang won the “Dean’s Gold Medal” award in 2008

Christopher Hayes, MS, graduated in April 2007
Thesis title: Implementation of Reduced Storage Finite Automata in Field Programmable Gate Arrays
MIT Lincoln Lab 

Justin Latham, MS, graduated in April 2007
Thesis title: Deep Packet Inspection with the Intel Internet Exchange Architecture Network Processor
BAE Systems, UTC 

Sourav Maity, MS, graduated in Sept 2006
Thesis title: Anatomy and Performance Evaluation of Network Intrusion Detection Systems