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Srinivasan Seshan received the PhD degree in 1995 from the Computer Science Department at the University of California, Berkeley. He held the Finmeccanica chair from 2004 to 2006. From 1995 to 2000, he was a research staff member at IBM's T.J. Watson Research Center. He is currently a professor in the Computer Science Department at Carnegie Mellon University. His primary interests are in the broad areas of network protocols, mobile computing, and distributed network applications. In the past, he worked on topics such as transport/routing protocols for wireless networks, large-scale network measurements, RAID system design, performance prediction for Internet transfers, ISP multihoming, new approaches to congestion control, large-scale multiplayer games, and large-scale sensor networks. His current work explores the challenges and opportunities related to new networking architectures and cellular, mobile systems. His webpage is at http://www.cs.cmu.edu/~srini.
Lin Zhong received the BS and MS degrees from Tsinghua University and the PhD degree from Princeton University in 1998, 2000, and 2005, respectively. He has been with Rice University since September 2005, where he is currently an associate professor in the Electrical & Computer Engineering Department. He was a visiting researcher with Microsoft Research for the summers of 2011 and 2012. At Rice, he leads the Efficient Computing Group to make computing, communication, and interfacing more efficient and effective. His recent research focus has been on mobile and embedded systems. He received the US National Science Foundation CAREER Award and Best Paper Awards from ACM MobileHCI 2007, IEEE PerCom 2009, and ACM MobiSys 2011. His webpage is at http://www.linzhong.org.