Ken Birman
Academic Editor

Ken Birman


The N. Rama Rao Professor of Computer Science at Cornell University. ACM and IEEE Fellow, winner of the 2009 IEEE Kanai Award. Ken works on secure, fault tolerant, systems in cloud computing and other distributed settings. His technology helped create the foundation for today's large cloud computing data centers and services, and has also played key roles in air traffic control systems, stock exchanges, factory automation, telecommunications switching systems and many other settings.

Computer Networks & Communications Distributed & Parallel Computing Security & Privacy Software Engineering

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Cornell University
Computer Science