Ari Trachtenberg

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Professor (ECE)

  • Office 8 St. Mary’s St Boston, MA 02215, Room 427
  • Phone (617) 358-1581

Professor (ECE)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 2000
  • Additional Affiliations Division of Systems Engineering
    Center for Information and Systems Engineering
  • Honors and Awards 2002 NSF CAREER Award
    2003 ECE Award for Excellence in Teaching
    2009 BU College of Engineering Innovative Engineering Education Faculty Fellow
    Senior Member, IEEE
    2012-13 Kern Faculty Fellow
    2013 ECE Award for Excellence in Teaching
  • Classes Taught EK131/132 Introduction to Engineering
    EC327 Introduction to Software Engineering
    EC330 Applied Algorithms for Engineers
    EC504 Advanced Data Structures
    EC521 – Cybersecurity
    EC700 Advanced Special Topics
    EC727 Advanced Coding Theory
  • Areas of Interest Cybersecurity (smartphones, offensive and defensive)
    Networking (security, sensors, localization)
    Algorithms (data synchronization, file edits, file sharing)
    Error-correcting codes (rateless coding, feedback)

Publications

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