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Hari Balakrishnan

Hari Balakrishnan

H-Index & Metrics

Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science D-index 121 Citations 143,423 258 World Ranking 49 National Ranking 32

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Awards & Achievements

2021 - IEEE Koji Kobayashi Computers and Communications Award “For broad contributions to computer networking and mobile and wireless systems.”

2017 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

2015 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For contributions to wired and wireless networks and distributed systems.

2008 - ACM Fellow For contributions to computer networking and distributed systems.

2002 - Fellow of Alfred P. Sloan Foundation

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Computer network
  • Operating system
  • The Internet

Hari Balakrishnan spends much of his time researching Computer network, Distributed computing, Wireless network, Wireless sensor network and Wireless. Computer network is closely attributed to Throughput in his work. His research integrates issues of Queue, Scheduling, The Internet and Robustness in his study of Distributed computing.

His work carried out in the field of Wireless network brings together such families of science as Internet access and Service. His Wireless sensor network study combines topics in areas such as Key distribution in wireless sensor networks, Real-time computing, Communications protocol, Algorithm and Global Positioning System. The Wireless study combines topics in areas such as Coordination algorithms, Communication channel, Cluster analysis and Intelligent Network.

His most cited work include:

  • Energy-efficient communication protocol for wireless microsensor networks (11660 citations)
  • Chord: A scalable peer-to-peer lookup service for internet applications (9965 citations)
  • An application-specific protocol architecture for wireless microsensor networks (8546 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Hari Balakrishnan mainly focuses on Computer network, Distributed computing, Real-time computing, Network packet and Wireless network. His Computer network research includes elements of Wireless, Throughput and The Internet. His Distributed computing research integrates issues from Overlay network and Bandwidth.

His Real-time computing research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Mobile device and Global Positioning System. His research in Network packet intersects with topics in Queue and Scheduling. His work in Key distribution in wireless sensor networks addresses subjects such as Wireless sensor network, which are connected to disciplines such as Mobile wireless sensor network.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Computer network (51.92%)
  • Distributed computing (20.51%)
  • Real-time computing (15.38%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Computer network (51.92%)
  • Network packet (15.38%)
  • Network congestion (11.54%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His scientific interests lie mostly in Computer network, Network packet, Network congestion, Artificial intelligence and Throughput. His research on Computer network frequently links to adjacent areas such as Bottleneck. His work deals with themes such as Extensibility, Scheduling, High-level programming language and Embedded system, which intersect with Network packet.

His Network congestion research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Data aggregator, Block and QUIC. The concepts of his Artificial intelligence study are interwoven with issues in Computer vision and Pattern recognition. His studies deal with areas such as Antenna, Transmitter power output, Wireless sensor network, Controller and Channel capacity as well as Throughput.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Packet Transactions: High-Level Programming for Line-Rate Switches (158 citations)
  • Programmable Packet Scheduling at Line Rate (100 citations)
  • RoadTracer: Automatic Extraction of Road Networks from Aerial Images (79 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Computer network
  • Operating system
  • The Internet

Hari Balakrishnan spends much of his time researching Network congestion, Computer network, Embedded system, Network packet and Bandwidth. His studies in Network congestion integrate themes in fields like WebRTC, Communication source, Cellular network and Data aggregator. His study ties his expertise on Key together with the subject of Computer network.

The study incorporates disciplines such as Software, Scheduling, QUIC and Kernel in addition to Embedded system. His study in Network packet is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Control, Granularity, Offered load and Benchmark. His research investigates the link between Bandwidth and topics such as Queuing delay that cross with problems in Throughput.

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Best Publications

Energy-efficient communication protocol for wireless microsensor networks

W.R. Heinzelman;A. Chandrakasan;H. Balakrishnan.
hawaii international conference on system sciences (2000)

19262 Citations

Chord: a scalable peer-to-peer lookup protocol for Internet applications

Ion Stoica;Robert Morris;David Liben-Nowell;David R. Karger.
IEEE ACM Transactions on Networking (2003)

17255 Citations

Chord: A scalable peer-to-peer lookup service for internet applications

Ion Stoica;Robert Morris;David Karger;M. Frans Kaashoek.
acm special interest group on data communication (2001)

16328 Citations

An application-specific protocol architecture for wireless microsensor networks

W.B. Heinzelman;A.P. Chandrakasan;H. Balakrishnan.
IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (2002)

13016 Citations

OpenFlow: enabling innovation in campus networks

Nick McKeown;Tom Anderson;Hari Balakrishnan;Guru Parulkar.
acm special interest group on data communication (2008)

10172 Citations

The Cricket location-support system

Nissanka B. Priyantha;Anit Chakraborty;Hari Balakrishnan.
acm/ieee international conference on mobile computing and networking (2000)

5470 Citations

Adaptive protocols for information dissemination in wireless sensor networks

Wendi Rabiner Heinzelman;Joanna Kulik;Hari Balakrishnan.
acm/ieee international conference on mobile computing and networking (1999)

3680 Citations

Span: an energy-efficient coordination algorithm for topology maintenance in ad hoc wireless networks

Benjie Chen;Kyle Jamieson;Hari Balakrishnan;Robert Morris.
Wireless Networks (2002)

3499 Citations

Resilient overlay networks

David Andersen;Hari Balakrishnan;Frans Kaashoek;Robert Morris.
symposium on operating systems principles (2001)

2917 Citations

A comparison of mechanisms for improving TCP performance over wireless links

Hari Balakrishnan;Venkata N. Padmanabhan;Srinivasan Seshan;Randy H. Katz.
IEEE ACM Transactions on Networking (1997)

2084 Citations

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