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Scott F. Midkiff


Ph.D., 1985, Duke University, M.S.E.E., 1980, Stanford University, B.S.E., 1979, Duke University. Dr. Midkiff's research interests include protocols for mobile and wireless networks, network security in mobile and wireless environments, performance evaluation and stimulation, network services for pervasive computing, rapidly-deployed and interoperable communications for public safety, and network support for teaching and learning. Sponsors of his research have included the National Science Foundation, the Office of Naval Research, the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, the U.S. Customs Service, Virginia's Center for Innovative Technology, Catalyst Communications Technologies, IBM, Intel, Microsoft Research, and Newport News Shipbuilding, among others. He is a past recipient of an IBM University Partnership Program grant and a Digital Equipment Corporation Faculty Program/Incentives for Excellence grant.