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Kimberly Claffy

Scientist, Computer Science and Engineering




kc claffy holds a Ph.D. from the University of California at San Diego from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and now is Adjunct Professor. She acts as Principal Investigator and Director for the distributed Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA), and resident research scientist based at the University of California's San Diego Supercomputer Center.

Computer networks, Internet science, i.e., modeling, analysis, visualization, and extraction of trends in observable Internet topology, routing, and traffic behavior and implications for the future of the Internet. Active and passive network measurement to support same. Imagining future truly scalable Internet architecture.

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kc claffy holds a Ph.D. from the University of California at San Diego from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering and now is Adjunct Professor. She acts as Principal Investigator and Director for the distributed Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis (CAIDA), and resident research scientist based at the University of California's San Diego Supercomputer Center. She serves on the Security and Stability Advisory Committee (SSAC) of the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) and has served on numerous conference program committees, most recently PAM 2008.

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Kimberly Claffy
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