Dr. Cansever is a Program Manager in the U.S. Army Research Office (ARO), where he guides, evaluates and funds fundamental research on Communications and Hybrid Networks and on Multi-User Network Control. He has a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He is conducting research in the areas of networks, cybersecurity, control and game theory. He previously taught at the University of Massachusetts and Boston University and he worked at U.S Army Research Laboratory (ARL), U.S. Army Communications and Electronics Research and Development Center (CERDEC), Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory (APL), GTE Laboratories and Bell Laboratories and several start-ups as researcher, chief engineer and CTO.
Software Defined Networking for Army’s Tactical Network: Promises, Challenges, and an Architectural Approach
Software Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV) together promise to revolutionize the networking with unprecedented improvements in the speed of introduction of new services, programmability and reconfigurability, resource efficiency, and security posture. While early successes of these concepts…