NSL News

Read about the goings-on in the lab.

CoNEXT 2019

“AViC: A Cache for Adaptive Bitrate Video” to appear at CoNEXT19.

SenSys 2019

“Caesar: Cross-camera Complex Activity Recognition” to appear at SenSys19.


Towards Highly Available Clos-Based WAN Routers” and “Enabling a Permanent Revolution in Internet Architecture” to appear at Sigcomm19.

NSDI 19 Best Paper

“Understanding Lifecycle Management Complexity of Datacenter Topologies” wins the Best Paper award at NSDI 2019!


“Understanding Lifecycle Management Complexity of Datacenter Topologies” to appear at NSDI19.

ACM/IFIP/USENIX Middleware 2018

“Olympian: Scheduling GPU Usage in a Deep Neural Network Model Serving System” to appear at ACM/IFIP/USENIX Middleware 2018

Welcome New Ph.D. Students (8/23/2018)

Welcome new Ph.D. students Weiwu and Elizabeth to join our amazing lab!

IMC 2018 (7/27/2018)

Understanding Video Management Planes to appear at ACM IMC 2018.

Best Paper Runner-up (06/11/2018)

AVR adjudged “Best Paper Runner-up” at ACM MobiSys 2018.


Oboe to appear at ACM SIGCOMM 2018.

Fusion 2018

QuickSketch to appear at Fusion 2018.

MobiSys 2018 (03/02/2018)

AVR, Gnome, and TAR to appear at ACM MobiSys 2018.

IoBT Center (10/14/2017)

Our lab is part of a center funded to explore the Internet of Battlefield Things (IoBT).

Facebook Fellow (09/28/2017)

Brandon Schlinker was featured in a Facebook blog post highlighting his work on EdgeFabric. His redesign of the Edge Fabric system now controls how Facebook routes all of its traffic to its 2 billion users around the world.

IEEE Internet Award (09/27/2017)

Professor Ramesh Govindan has been awarded the 2018 IEEE Internet Award for “Sustained contributions to the dynamic analysis of the Internet (protocols, topologies, configurations) and the Internet of Things (sensor networks).