Patrick Thiran, named 2014 IEEE Fellow
Patrick Thiran is being recognized for contributions to network performance analysis. IEEE Fellow is the highest grade of membership and is recognized by the technical community as a prestigious honor and an important career achievement.
Piscataway, New Jersey, USA, January 2014: Patrick Thiran, Professor at the School of Computer and Communication Sciences EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland has been named an IEEE Fellow. He is being recognized for contributions to network performance analysis.
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Patrick Thiran contributed to network calculus, a set of max-plus system theoretic tools for the deterministic analysis of queuing systems, and to the stochastic analysis of the performance and scaling laws wireless networks using tools from statistical physics.
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