INI Seminar: George Nychis

Time: February 18, 2011 - 2:30 PM - 3:50 PM

Location: DEC@CIC

Description:

The INI welcomes George Nychis, Ph.D. student at Carnegie Mellon's Electrical and Computer Engineering Department and an INI alumnus. His presentation is titled "Next Generation On-Chip Networks:  What Kind of Congestion Control Do We Need?"

The INI Seminar takes place every Friday, 2:30 - 3:50 p.m. This week's seminar takes place at the Distributed Education Classroom at the Collaborative Innovation Center (CIC).

Speaker Bio: George Nychis is a graduate student at Carnegie Mellon University pursuing his Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, advised by Peter Steenkiste and Srinivasan Seshan. He received his M.S. from the Information Networking Institute at Carnegie Mellon University, and his B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Pittsburgh. George's research interests are in the field of networking with a focus on wireless networks, software-defined radios, and dynamic spectrum access. However, he has a strong belief that on-chip networks present a novel networking architecture with numerous challenges that can benefit from focus in the networking community.