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Dr. George N. Rouskas

Director of Graduate Programs
Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor
IEEE Fellow

Dr. George N. Rouskas

Director of Graduate Programs
Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor
IEEE Fellow

Service

I am not an Athenian or a Greek, but a citizen of the world.
Diogenis

 

Publons Editor/Reviewer Profile

 

IEEE

  • Chair, IEEE Communications Society Distinguished Lecturer Selection Committee, 2016-2017 (committee)
  • Chair, IEEE Optical Networking Technical Committee (ONTC), 2016-2017 (committee) (plaque)
  • Vice Chair, IEEE Communications Society Technical and Educational Activities Council, 2016-2017 (committee)
  • Vice Chair, IEEE Communications Society TCs Recertification Standing Committee, 2016-2017 (committee)
  • Vice Chair, IEEE Optical Networking Technical Committee (ONTC), 2014-2015
  • Secretary, IEEE Optical Networking Technical Committee (ONTC), 2012-2013
  • Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE Communications Society, 2010-2011

Editor-in-Chief

  • Founding Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Networking Letters (L-NET), 2018-present
  • Founding co-Editor-in-Chief, Elsevier Optical Switching (OSN) Journal, 2004-2017 (OSN website)

Editorial Boards

  • Associate Editor, IEEE/OSA Journal of Communications and Networking, 2010-2012
  • Guest Editor, JCM Journal of Communications, Special Issue on the "Advances in Communications and Networking," vol. 6, no. 9, December 2011
  • Associate Editor, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2000-2004
  • Associate Editor, Optical Networks, 2000-2004
  • Guest Editor, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Special Issue on "Protocols for Next Generation Optical WDM Networks," vol. 18, no. 10, October 2000

Conference Steering Committees

  • IEEE ComSoc Representative, OFC Steering Committee, 2017-present
  • Chair, IEEE LANMAN Steering Committee, 2015-present

Conference Organization

  • General Co-Chair, Mobile Adhoc and Sensor Systems (MASS) 2018, China, October 2018
  • Technical Program Co-Chair, NETWORKS 2018, Cartagena, Spain, September 10-12, 2018
  • Technical Program Co-Chair, Optical Networks and Systems (ONS) Symposium, IEEE ICC 2017, Paris, France, May 21-25, 2017
  • General Co-Chair, IEEE ICNP 2014, Raleigh, NC, October 21-24, 2014
  • General Chair, ICCCN 2013, Nassau, Bahamas, July 30-August 2, 2013
  • Technical Program Co-Chair, ICCCN 2011, Maui, Hawaii, August 1-4, 2011
  • Technical Program Co-Chair, Optical Networks and Systems (ONS) Symposium, IEEE GLOBECOM 2010, Miami, Florida, November 28-December 3, 2010
  • Techical Program Co-Chair, Internet Services, Systems, and Applications (ISSA) Track, ICCCN 2009, San Francisco, CA, August 2-6, 2009
  • General Co-Chair, BROADNETS 2007, Raleigh, NC, September 10-13, 2007
  • General Co-Chair, IEEE LANMAN 2005, Chania, Crete, Greece, September 18-21, 2005
  • Technical Program Co-Chair, First Workshop on Traffic Grooming (WTG-2004), October 29, 2004, San Jose, CA
  • Technical Program Chair, IEEE LANMAN 2004, April 25-28, 2004, San Francisco, CA
  • Technical Program Co-Chair, IFIP Networking 2004, May 9-14, 2004, Athens, Greece

Conference Technical Program Committees

2019

  • IEEE ICC 2019, Shanghai, China
  • Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN) Conference 2019, Coimbra, Portugal

2018

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2018, Abu Dhabi
  • OSA NETWORKS 2018, Zurich, Switzerland
  • IEEE LANMAN 2018, Washington, DC
  • IEEE ICC 2018, Kansas City, MO
  • 22nd Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM) 2018, Dublin, Ireland

2017

  • CoNext Cloud-Assisted Networking (CAN) 2017, Seoul, South Korea
  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2017, Singapore
  • OSA NETWORKS 2017, New Orleans, LA
  • IEEE ICC 2017, Paris, France
  • IEEE LANMAN 2017, Osaka, Japan
  • 21st Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM) 2017, Budapest, Hungary
  • European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC) 2017, Oulu, Finland

2016

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2016, Washington, DC
  • ACM CoNEXT Cloud-Assisted Networking (CAN) Workshop 2016, Irvine, CA
  • Networks 2016, Montreal, Canada
  • International Conference on Telecommunications and Multimedia (TEMU) 2016, Heraklion, Crete
  • IEEE LANMAN 2016, Rome, Italy
  • European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC) 2016, Athens, Greece
  • IEEE ICC 2016, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 20th Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM) 2016, Cartagena, Spain

2015

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2015, San Diego, California
  • Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN) Conference 2015, Kansas City, Missouri
  • IEEE LANMAN 2015, Beijing, China
  • European Conference on Networks and Optical Communications (NOC) 2015, London, UK
  • European Conference on Networks and Communications (EuCNC) 2015, Paris, France
  • IEEE Conference on Network Function Virtualization and Software Defined Networks (NFV-SDN) 2015, San Francisco
  • IEEE ICC 2015, London, UK
  • 19th Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM) 2015, Pisa, Italy
  • International Broadband and Photonics Conference (IBP) 2015, Bali, Indonesia

2014

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2014, Austin, Texas
  • European Conference on Networks and Optical Communications (NOC) 2014, Milan, Italy
  • International Conference on Telecommunications and Multimedia (TEMU) 2014, Heraklion, Crete
  • IEEE LANMAN 2014, Reno, Nevada
  • 18th Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM) 2014, Stockholm, Sweden
  • IEEE ICC 2014, Sydney, Australia

2013

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2013, Atlanta, Georgia
  • International Workshop on "Optical Networking" (iWON 2013), co-located with IEEE GLOBECOM 2013
  • Workshop on "Software-Defined Networking on Optics," co-located with IEEE GLOBECOM 2013
  • International Teletraffic Congress (ITC) 2013, Shanghai, China
  • IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP) 2013, Goettingen, Germany
  • IEEE LANMAN 2013, Brussels, Belgium
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2013, Torino, Italy
  • IEEE ICC 2013, Budapest, Hungary

2012

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2012, Anaheim, CA
  • International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN) 2012, Munich
  • International Conference on Telecommunications and Multimedia (TEMU) 2012, Heraklion, Crete
  • Networks 2012, Rome, Italy
  • IEEE ICC 2012, Ottawa, Canada
  • IFIP NETWORKING 2012, Prague, Czech Republic
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2012, Orlando, Florida
  • IEEE INFOCOM Workshop on High Speed Networks 2012, Orlando, Florida
  • International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC) 2012, Maui, Hawaii

2011

  • Advanced Networks and Telecommunication Systems (ANTS) 2011, Bangalore, India
  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2011, Houston, Texas
  • Workshop on Reliable Networks Design and Modeling (RNDM) 2011, Budapest, Hungary
  • IEEE LANMAN Workshop 2011, Chapel Hill, USA
  • Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN) Conference 2011, Krakow, Poland
  • Euro NGI 2011, Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • International Conference on Communications (ICT) 2011, Ayia Napa, Cyprus
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2011, Shanghai, China
  • IEEE ICC 2011, Kyoto, Japan

2010

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2010, Miami, Florida
  • Asia Communications and Photonics (ACP) 2010, Shanghai, China
  • Workshop on Reliable Networks Design and Modeling (RNDM) 2010, Moscow, Russia
  • Workshop on Re-Architecting the Internet (ReArch) 2010, Philadelphia, PA
  • Networks 2010, Warsaw, Poland
  • INFORMS Telecom 2010, Montreal, Canada
  • IEEE LANMAN Workshop 2010, New Jersey, USA
  • Euro NGI 2010, Paris, France
  • IFIP NETWORKING 2010, Chennai, India
  • IEEE ICC 2010, Cape Town, South Africa
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2010, San Diego, CA
  • OFC/NFOEC 2010, San Diego

2009

  • Advanced Networks and Telecommunication Systems (ANTS) 2009, New Delhi, India
  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2009, Honolulu, HI
  • Euro NGI 2009, Aveiro, Portugal
  • Workshop on Optical Burst Switching (WOBS) 2009, Madrid, Spain
  • Workshop on Re-Architecting the Internet (ReArch) 2009, Rome, Italy
  • Euro NGI 2009, Aveiro, Portugal
  • IEEE ICC 2009, Dresden, Germany
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2009, Rio de Janeiro, Brasil
  • 13th Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM) 2009, Braunschweig, Germany
  • OFC/NFOEC 2009, San Diego

2008

  • Advanced Networks and Telecommunication Systems (ANTS) 2008, Mumbai, India
  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2008, New Orleans, LA
  • IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP) 2008, Orlando, Florida
  • Euro NGI 2008, Krakow, Poland
  • Networks 2008, Budapest, Hungary
  • IEEE LANMAN Workshop 2008, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • IEEE ICC 2008, Beijing, China
  • IEEE INFOCOM Workshop on High Speed Networks 2008, Phoenix, Arizona
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2008, Phoenix, Arizona
  • OFC/NFOEC 2008, San Diego

2007

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2007, Washington, DC
  • International Workshop on GRID over Optical Burst Switching Networks (GOBS) 2007, Athens, Greece
  • IFIP NETWORKING 2007, Atlanta, Georgia
  • IEEE LANMAN Workshop 2007, New York, USA
  • IEEE ICC 2007, Glasgow, UK
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2007, Anchorage, Alaska

2006

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2006, San Francisco, CA
  • BROADNETS 2006, San Jose, CA
  • International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN) 2006, Arlington, Virgina
  • IFIP NETWORKING 2006, Coimbra, Portugal
  • IEEE ICC 2006, Istanbul, Turkey

2005

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2005, St. Louis, Missouri
  • BROADNETS 2005, Boston, MA
  • IEEE Workshop on Community Networks and First Mile Solutions (COMNETS) 2005, Boston
  • Workshop on Optical Burst Switching (WOBS) 2005, Boston, MA
  • International Workshop on Optical Networks Control and Management (ONCM) 2005, Oslo, Norway
  • IEEE Workshop on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR) 2005, Hong Kong
  • IFIP NETWORKING 2005, Waterloo, Canada
  • IFIP Conference on Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM) 2005, Milan, Italy

2004

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2004, Dallas, Texas
  • BROADNETS 2004, San Jose, CA
  • Workshop on Optical Burst Switching (WOBS) 2004, San Jose, CA
  • IEEE Workshop on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR) 2004, Phoenix, Arizona
  • International Workshop on Optical Networks Control and Management (ONCM) 2004, Montreal, Canada
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2004, Hong Kong

2003

  • IEEE GLOBECOM 2003, San Francisco, CA
  • OPTICOMM 2003, Dallas, Texas
  • Workshop on Optical Burst Switching (WOBS) 2003, Dallas, Texas
  • IEEE Workshop on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR) 2003, Torino, Italy
  • IEEE ICC 2003, Anchorage, USA
  • International Workshop on Optical Networks Control and Management (ONCM) 2003, Kaohsiung, Taiwan

2002

  • OPTICOMM 2002, Boston, MA

2001

  • OPTICOMM 2001, Denver, Colorado

2000

  • OPTICOMM 2000, Dallas, Texas

1999

  • SPIE Conference on All-Optical Networking 1999, Boston, MA

1998

  • SPIE Conference on All-Optical Networking 1998, Boston, MA
  • IEEE INFOCOM 1998, San Francisco, CA

1997

  • IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP) 1997, Atlanta, Georgia
  • IEEE INFOCOM 1997, Kobe, Japan

1996

  • IEEE INFOCOM 1996, San Francisco, CA

Best Paper Award Committees

  • IEEE Communications Society Charles Kao Award for Best Optical Communications and Networking Paper, 2015-18
  • IEEE ICC 2016
  • ICNC 2015
  • ACP 2012
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2011
  • IEEE ANTS 2010
  • ACP 2009

Other Service

  • Committee of Visitors (CoV), DoE Networking Research Program, October 2011
  • NSF Panelist, 2018, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013 (2), 2012, 2009 (2), 2008 (2), 2005, 2003 (2), 2002, 2001, 1997
  • Reference for 13 IEEE Fellow Nominees
  • Reference for 20 Full Professor Candidates
  • Reference for 24 Full Professor Candidates

North Carolina State University

University Committees

  • CoE representative to the Administrative Board of the Graduate School (ABGS), 2016-2018
  • Judge, NC State Graduate Student Research Symposium, 2018, 2014
  • NC State review panel for Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship program, 2012-2013
  • DELTA IDEA grant review committee, 2004-2005
  • DELTA Advisory Committee, 2003-2005
  • Chair, DELTA Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, 2003-2005
  • Alumni Outstanding Research Awards Selection Committee, 2004

College of Engineering Committees

  • University Faculty Scholar Committee, 2012-2014
  • ALCOA Awards Committee, 2012-2013
  • Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure (RPT) Committee, 2008-2011
  • Research Committee, 2007-2008
  • Computer Science Head Search Committee, 2004-2006
  • Engineering Online Advisory Committee, 2003-2005
  • Computer Science Review Survey Committee, 1998-1999
  • Admissions Standards Committee, MS in Computer Networking, 1998-1999

Department of Computer Science Committees

  • Reappointment, Promotion, and Tenure (RPT) Committee, 2017-present
  • Strategic Planning Committee, 2009-2012 (Chair, 2010-2012)
  • Graduate Student Admissions Committee, 2011-2012
  • Awards Committee, 2009-2012
  • Faculty Recruiting Committee, 2008-2009
  • Course Coordinator for CSC 316 (Data Structures), 2005-present
  • Computing Infrastructure Committee, 2006-2010
  • Chair, Minority Recruiting Committee, 2006-2007
  • Committee for External Evaluation Visit, Fall 2004
  • Strategic Planning Committee, 2002-2004
  • Research Productivity Committee, 2003-2004
  • Chair, Faculty Recruiting Committee, 2000-2002
  • Peer Evaluation Committees, 1999-2014
  • Graduate Student Admissions Committee, 1996-1998
  • PhD Qualifying Exam Committee, 1994-1996

Other Departmental Committees

  • Operations Research Graduate student Admissions Committee, 2012-2013 and 2005-2007
  • ECE Faculty Recruiting Committee, 1999-2000