Software and Security Engineering

  1. Transparent Data Protection (together with Andrew Price). Connect
  2. The Role of Policy in Enterprise Data Protection Using Format-Preserving Encryption and Stateless Key Management. Connect Community.
  3. On Generalizations in Networking Software to Encourage Code Portability (together with Patrick Peters, Roy Dcruz, Chung Sung, Chien Wang). IEEE INFOCOM. IEEE Computer Society Press.
  4. YANC (Yet Another Network Compiler) (together with James Radigan). INTAP International Symposium on Interoperable Information Systems II. INTAP
  5. Archetype: A Unified Method for the design and Implementation of Protocol Architectures. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. 14 No. 6. IEEE Computer Society Press.

Metacomm Related

  1. Integrating Network Management Functions Through Meta-Communication. Invited Paper at IFIP COMNET. Elsevier/North Holland.
  2. A Meta-Communications Methodology Based on the Constraint Satisfaction Paradigm. Invited Paper at IFIP Information Network and Distributed Computing. Elsevier/North Holland.
  3. System Integration Through Meta-Communication. IEEE INFOCOM. IEEE Computer Society Press.
  4. Autonomous Distributed Control Through Flexible Communication (together with William P.-C. Ho). IEEE CAD/CAM, Robotics, and Factories of the Future III (Ed. B. Prasad). Springer Verlag.
  5. IFIP Integrated Network Management I. Co-editor with Jil Westcott. Elsevier/North Holland.
  6. Distributed Design Through Stepwise Refinement – An Implementation Report (together William P.-C. Ho and Subrata Banerjee. IFIP Protocol Specification, Testing, and Verification VIII (Eds. Sudhir Aggrawal and Krushnan Sabnani). Elsevier/North Holland.
  7. Design and Automated Generation of Protocol Architectures Using Archetype. IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems VII. IEEE Computer Society Press.
  8. Towards Truly Open Systems (together with William P.-C. Ho). IFIP Protocol Specification, Testing, and Verification VII (Eds. Harry Rudin and Collin West). Elsevier/North Holland.
  9. On the Run-Time Specification of Protocol Architectures. IFIP Protocol Specification, Testing, and Verification VI (Eds. Gregor Bochman and Behcet Sarikaya). Elsevier/North Holland.
  10. A Formal Method for Composing a Network Command Language. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, Vol. SE-12 No. 8. IEEE Computer Society Press.
  11. Dynamic Protocol Definitions. 4th IEEE Phoenix Conference on Computers and Communications. IEEE Computer Society Press. 1985.
  12. Towards the Automatic Generation of Executable Specifications for Communication Systems. IEEE Workshop on Languages. IEEE Computer Society Press.

Network Management Related

  1. Managing Digital Television in Home Networks. IFIP/IEEE Distributed Systems Operations and Management (DSOM), UT Austin, Computer Society Press. December 2000.
  2. Manageability of Java-Based Digital TV Receivers.  IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Volume 18, Number 5,  May 2000.
  3. Global Internet I and II. Co-editor with Lyman Chapin. IEEE Communications Magazine. May and June 1997.
  4. Video/Audio/Data Distribution Networks- The Need for Network Management. Together with Al Brenner. IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management .
  5. Enterprise Networking. Co-editor with David Kirsch, Karen Seo, and Doug Zuckerman. IEEE Communications Magazine.
  6. Managing Change. Network and Distributed Systems Management (Ed. Morris Sloman). Addison Wesley.
  7. When is Software Correct Enough? Thresholds (Ed. Larry Bernstein). Journal of Network and Systems Management. Vol. 1 No. 4. Plenum Press.
  8. Integrated Network Management. Co-editor with Doug Zuckerman. IEEE Network. Vol. 7 No. 3. IEEE Communications Society.
  9. Strategies for the Nineties (together with Wolfgang Zimmer). Lead Paper in IFIP Transactions: Integrated Network Management III (Eds. Heinz-Gerd Hegering and Yechiam Yemini). Elsevier/North Holland.
  10. Integrated Network Management (together with Paul Brusil and Kim Kappel). Lead Paper in IFIP Integrated Network Management II (Eds. Kris Krishnan and Wolfgang Zimmer). Elsevier/North Holland.
  11. Distributed Network Management Using Negotiation. IFIP Network Management For Communications Networks. BBN.



  1. IEEE 802.16 WiMax – Minimizing IP Connectivity Delay During Network (Re-) Entry. IEEE 802.16 Broadband Wireless Access – WiMax. IEEE C802.16e-04/151r1.2004.
  2. IEEE 802.20 MobiFi – Network Architecture Considerations in Support of the MBWA Design. IEEE 802.20 Mobile Broadband Wireless Access – MobiFi. IEEE C802.20-03-31r1. 2003
  3. DVB Multimedia Home Platform (MHP)  – 1998 – 2000
  4. JavaTV – 1998 – 2000
  5. OpenCable Applications Platform (OCAP) – 1997- 2000
  6. DVB Simulcrypt – 1997 – 2000
  7. IETF various groups  – 1986 – present


Additional professional activities

  • Vice-Chair and founding member of IEEE Communications Society, Committee on Enterprise Networking.
  • Vice-Chair and founding member of IFIP Technical Committee on Data Communications Working Group on Network
  • Guest Coeditor IEEE Network, and IEEE Communications Magazine.
  • Advisory Board Chair and Standing Committee member for IFIP/IEEE International Symposia on Integrated Network Management (ISINM), and IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposia (NOMS).
  • Founding Member IEEE Distributed Systems Operations and Management Workshop Series.
  • General Chair of IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management ’91 and ‘93.
  • Motorola Associate Member Science Advisory Board
  • Program Co-Chair IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management ‘89