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Danny Raz

Tel Aviv, Israel
Director, Bell Labs Israel

Education

  • 1996 - Ph.D., The Weizmann Institute of Science. Israel. "On the Power of Commuting", Advisor  David Harel, Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel.
  • 1990 - M.Sc., The Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel. "Deciding Properties of Nonregular Programs",  M.Sc. thesis, Advisor David Harel, Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, The  Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel.
  • 1988 - B.Sc., Physics, Mathematics and Computer Science, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Honors and Awards

  • 2013, IBM Faculty Award, IBM
  • 2012, IBM Faculty Award, IBM
  • 2012, IEEE Infocom Best paper runner-up award.
  • 2011, IBM Faculty Award, IBM
  • 2006, IBM Faculty Award, IBM
  • 2004, The Mariel and David Jacknow Award for Excellence in Teaching - Technion
  • 2002, Outstanding lecturer (top 5%) Technion.
  • 1998, Michael Landau Award (Mifal Hapayis Fund) for Young Scientist.6
  • 1995, The Rueff-Wormser Postdoctoral Fellowship. 
  • 1995, The John F. Kennedy Prize for outstanding achievements, The Feinberg Graduate School. 
  • 1993, The Clore Scholarship, The Clore Scholars Program.

Professional Activities

 

Technical Program Committee Chair

 

  • 2007, 9th IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Management of Multimedia and Mobile Networks and  Services, MMNS 2006, TPC Co-chair.
  • 2009, IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management, IM 2009: TPC Co-chair.
  • 2010, The 21st Annual Joint Conference of the IEEE Computer and Communication Societies,  INFOCOM 2010: Technical Program Committee Area Chair.
  • 2014, The 10th International Conference on Network and Service Management, CNSM 2014:TCP Co-chair.


Editorial Board Member 

  • 2012 – 2014, IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management (TNSM), Associate editor.
  • 2012 – Present, The International Journal of Network Management, Member of the Editorial Advisory  Board
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  • 2006 – 2010 IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), Associate editor.
  • 2000 -- 2006, The Journal of Communications and Networks (JCN), Associate editor.
  • 2003, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), special issue on Internet and WWW  measurement and modeling, guest editor. 

Selected Articles and Publications

Books and Chapters

Author

 

  • Cheng Jin, Sugih Jamin, D. Raz, and Yuval Shavitt, "Building Scalable Internet Services: Theory and Practice", Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, November 2003.
  • D. Raz, Arto Tapani Juhola, Joan Serrat-Fernandez, and Alex Galis, "Fast and Efficient Context-Aware Services", WILEY, June 2006.

 

Editor:

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  • Dilip Krishnaswamy, Tom Pfeifer, D. Raz (editors), "Real-Time Mobile Multimedia Services: 10th IFIP/IEEE International Conference on Management, of Multimedia and Mobile Networks and Services, MMNS 2007", Springer, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2007

Book chapters:

  • A Chapter on: "Algorithmic Aspects of Overlay Networks", in " Peer-to-Peer-Systems and Applications", Ralf Steinmetz and Klaus Wehrle Editors, Springer-Verlag, August 2005.  
  • With David Amzallag, A chapter: "Resource Allocation Algorithms for Next Generation Cellular Networks", in "Algorithms for Next Generation Networks", Graham Cormode and Marina Thottan Editors, Springer, January 2010.
  • With Rolf Stadler, Constantine Elster, Mads Dam, A chapter: "In-Network Monitoring", in "Algorithms for Next Generation Networks", Graham Cormode and Marina Thottan Editors, Springer, January 2010.

Patents

  • P. Krisnan, D. Raz, and Y. Shavitt, " Method and apparatus for locating caches in a network to optimize performance ", US 6,502,175, issued December 31, 2002.
  • D. Raz, Y. Shavitt, " Method And Apparatus For Efficient Network Management Using An Active Network Mechanism", US 6,529,515, issued March 4, 2003.
  • B. Dennison, D. Raz, and B. Sugla, "Payload address translation", US 6,581,108, issued June 6, 2003.
  • P. Krisnan, D. Raz, and B. Sugla " Adaptive Re-Ordering of Data Packets Filter Rules", US 6,606,710, issued August 12, 2003.
  • D. Raz, “Using Content Delivery Infrastructure to Fight Denial of Service Attacks”, US 7,251,692, issued Jul 31, 2007.
  • P. Sinha, Y. Shavitt, R. Ramjee, D. Raz, and S. Kasera, “Fair Sharing of Multi-Acces Channels”, US 7,317,686, issued Jan 8, 2008.
  • D. Raz, N. Rajkumar, L. Bent, B. Whitehead, D. Zongker, "Determining placement of user data to optimize resource utilization for distributed systems", US 7,984,151, issued July 19, 2011.
  • M. Dilman and D. Raz. " Method and apparatus for efficient Reactive monitoring ", Application Number: 09/813,415, submitted, October 2001.