Distinguished Professor
(Formerly Child Family Professor and Past Chairman)
Fellow of the IEEE

Department of Computer Science
University of California
Davis, CA 95616, USA
Phone: +1-530-752-4826
Fax: +1-530-752-4767
E-mail: bmukherjee@ucdavis.edu

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Distinguished Faculty

On its 50th anniversary, the College of Engineering at UC Davis honored the people who have made significant contributions to its history.

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  • March, 2011: Served as General Co-Chair of OFC/NFOEC 2011.
  • December, 2010: Served as Steering Committee Chair of IEEE ANTS 2010, held in Mumbai, India.
  • November, 2009: Received Outstanding Senior Faculty Award from UC Davis College of Engineering.

Keynote/Plenary Talks

  • April, 2013: "Panorama of Optical Network Survivability," Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM) Conference, Brest, France.
  • September 3, 2012: "Emerging Technology/Research Trends in Next Generation Optical Networks," Chief Guest and Inauguration Address, Faculty Development Program, SRM University, Chennai, India.
  • July 4, 2011: "Network Convergence in the Future Internet", at 12th International Conference on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR), Cartagena, Spain.
  • June, 2011: "Some “Opaque” Problems in Transparent Optical Networks", at International Conference on Transparent Optical Networks (ICTON), Stockholm, Sweden.
  • May 31, 2011: Brazilian Symposium on Networks and Distributed System (SBRC), Campo Grande, Brazil.
  • November 9, 2010: Guest Professorship Lecture: "Network Convergence in the Future Internet", at Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT), China.
  • November 11, 2010: "Energy Savings in Telecom Networks", at 2010 International Workshop on Future Networking Technologies, Nanjing, China.
  • July 12, 2010: "Convergence in the Optical Internet (COIN)", at 9th Convergence in the Optical Internet (COIN), Jeju, Korea.
  • April 13, 2010: "Network Convergence in the Future Internet", at 33rd IEEE Sarnoff Symposium, Princeton, NJ, USA.
  • February 19, 2010: "Green Technologies for Access and Core Networks", at 2001 ICC Workshop on IT Convergence, KAIST, Daejeon, Korea.
  • September 9, 2009: "Technology Innovations for the Future Internet: Access Networks", at Optical Network Workshop, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • September 8, 2009: "Technology Innovations for the Future Internet: Core Networks", at Optical Network Workshop, Istanbul, Turkey.

Awards and Honors

  • 2009: Winner, Outstanding Senior Faculty Award, College of Engineering, UC Davis.
  • November, 2007: Co-winner of the IEEE Globecom 2007 Optical Networking Symposium Best Paper Award.
  • December, 2006: Elevated to IEEE Fellow.
  • February, 2006: Named to Child Family Professorship at UC Davis.
  • 2004: Winner of Distinguished Graduate Mentoring Award, University of California, Davis.

How to be a good graduate student

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A Sampling of Significant Research Papers

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