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John Silvester

John Silvester, Ph.D. - Professor
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Recent work has focussed on traffic analysis and capacity planning for multi-media traffic.
 

Actively involved in the development of the next generation internet in California.
 
Biographical Information:

Ph.D. in Computer Science, 1980, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA. John Silvester is Vice Provost of Scholarly Technology and Professor of Electrical Engineering at the University of Southern California.

As Vice Provost of Scholarly Technology he serves as the faculty/administration interface for the development of strategic plans for the effective use of information technology. He is Chair of the Board of CENIC, which is the organization that is building CALren2 ? California?s next generation internet for the education nand research community.

As Professor of Electrical Engineering, he teaches courses in Computer Networks Design and Analysis. His current research interests are traffic modeling, high-speed networks, and wireless packet networks. He is the author of over 100 technical papers and has lectured both in the United States and abroad.
 
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