Stenio Fernandes is a Professor of Computer Science at the Center for Informatics (CIn), Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), in Recife (Brazil). He is currently Visiting Scholar at Carleton University, Canada. He is an Adjunct Professor at the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (SEECS), University of Ottawa and at the Department of Computer Science at Dalhousie University (Halifax), both in Canada. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE and a Brazilian Research Chair (Tier 2 - CNPq PQ-2). He received his B.S. and M.Sc. degrees in Electronic Engineering from the Federal University of Paraiba (Campina Grande, Brazil) and his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE, Recife, Brazil). He has held a Post-doctoral fellowship position at University of Ottawa, Canada.
He has been serving for a number of scientific journals, such as IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, Computer Communications, Computer Networks, Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, Wireless Networks, and the like. He is also in Technical Program Committees for scientific conferences, such as IEEE ICC, IEEE Globecom, and the like.
His research interests include: Performance Evaluation of Network and Communications Systems; Internet Traffic Measurement, Modeling, and Analysis; Cloud Computing, Network Virtualization, and Software-Defined Networking.