My research spans a number of areas in computer systems, including networking, distributed
systems, databases, and programming languages. Here is a complete list
of my publications, or links to
If you are a masters student and interested in any of these projects,
please consider applying to the MARS
I am an assistant professor at the Università della Svizzera
italiana (USI) and a Research Scientist
at Barefoot Networks.
Prior to joining USI, I was a post-doc at Cornell
with Nate Foster.
I received my B.A. from Brown University, and my Ph.D. from NYU, where
I was co-advised by
Robert Grimm and
Concurrent with my Ph.D. studies, I was a research co-op in the Data Intensive Systems and Analytics Group at
IBM T. J. Watson Research Center for two years.
Here is a video in which I drag
the Father of the Internet across the floor, and one of the most prominent
networking researchers in the world punches me in the gut.