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Haas, Zygmunt

Dr. Zygmunt Haas

Professor and Distinguished Chair in Computer Science


  • Ph.D., Stanford University, CA, Electrical Engineering, 1988

Research Interests:

  • Wireless and Mobile Systems and Networks
  • Information Assurance and Network Security
  • Design, Modeling, and Implementation of Cross-layer Protocols and Systems
  • Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS)
  • Biologically-inspired Systems

Major Honors and Awards:

  • IEEE Fellow
  • IEEE ComSoc WTC Recognition Award, 2012
  • Teaching Awards, College of Eng., Cornell University, 1997, 2000, 2003
  • IEEE Expert Lecturer (2002-04)
  • Distinguished Lecturer (2005-07)
  • IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer Tour, Australia, Sept./Oct. 2005
  • IEEE ComSoc Distinguished Lecturer Tour, Scandinavia, May/June 2009
  • “Best Paper Awards”: MiSeNet 2012, PIMRC, 2005, IEEE AINA, 2003
  • ICOIN Best Paper Award, 2021
  • ACM Fellow (2022)

Representative Publications:

  • M.N. Alam and Z.J. Haas, “Coverage and Connectivity in Three-Dimensional Networks with Random Node Deployment,” Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks, Special issue on Underwater Networks, 2014
  • N. Premnath and Z.J. Haas, “A Practical, Secure, and Verifiable Cloud Computing for Mobile Systems,” 11th International Conference on Mobile Systems and Pervasive Computing (MobiSPC-2014), in Procedia Computer Science, volume 34, pages 474–483, DOI: 10.1016/j.procs.2014.07.033
  • Y.Hua and Z.J. Haas, “Mobile-Projected Trajectory Algorithm with Velocity-Change Detection for Predicting Residual Link Lifetime in MANET,” accepted for publication in the IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2014.
  • J. Haas and M. Nikolov, “Towards Optimal Broadcasting,” CoRR abs/1301.7101 (2013)
  • Z. Chawdhury, Y.M. Jang, and Z.J. Haas, “Call Admission Control based on Adaptive Allocation for Wireless Networks,” IEEE/KICS Journal of Communications and Networks (JCN). vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 15-24, Feb. 2013. (SCI)

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