Abraham Matta


Professor (CS, SE) Associate Chair, Department of Computer Science

Professor (CS, SE)
Associate Chair, Department of Computer Science

  • Primary Appointment Department of Computer Science, College of Arts & Sciences
  • Additional Affiliations Division of Systems Engineering
    Hariri Institute for Computing
    RISCS: Center for Reliable Information Systems and Cyber Security
    CISE: Center for Information and Systems Engineering
  • Honors and Awards Senior Member, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2007
    Senior Member, IEEE, 2006
    NSF CAREER Award, 1997
  • Classes Taught CS 210 (Introduction to Computer Systems) – Spring 2016 (available on Piazza: piazza.com/bu/spring2016/cs210)
    CS 455/655 (Introduction to Computer Networks) – Fall 2015 (available on Piazza: piazza.com/bu/fall2015/cs455655)
    CS 131 (Combinatoric Structures) – Summer-1 2015 (available on Piazza: piazza.com/bu/summer2015/cs131)
    UC3M seminar on Advanced Computer Networks – Fall 2012
  • Research Areas Transport and routing protocols for the Internet and wireless networks
    Feedback-based control design and analysis
    Architectures for protocol design and large-scale traffic management
    Modeling and performance evaluation.

    Current projects involve clean-slate network architectures (see the RINA website), virtual network embedding, configurable protocol design, stability and compositional analysis, data management, and green networking.

Affiliation: Affiliated Faculty (SE), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (SE),