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Dave Andersen

Associate Professor, School of Computer Science

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Dave Andersen

Research Areas

Mobility, Next Generation Secure and Available Networks, Survivable Distributed Systems, Trustworthy Computing Platforms and Devices

Cross Cutting Thrusts

Next Generation Threat Prediction and Response

Biography

David Andersen is an associate professor in the Computer Science department at Carnegie Mellon University. He received his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees from MIT, and received B.S. degrees in Computer Science and Biology from the University of Utah. Before joining MIT, he was a co-founder and CTO of an Internet Service Provider in Salt Lake City. His research interests center on computer systems in the networked environment and energy-efficient computing.

Education

Ph.D., MIT, 2004. 
MS in Computer Science, MIT, 2001.
BS in Biology and Computer Science, University of Utah.

Research Projects

Efficient and Effective High Speed Network Logging for Digital Forensics

Research Area: Next Generation Secure and Available Networks
Researcher: Dave Andersen

SCION: Scalability, Control, and Isolation On Next-Generation Networks

Research Area: Trustworthy Computing Platforms and Devices | Next Generation Secure and Available Networks
Researchers: Adrian Perrig, Dave Andersen, Virgil Gligor, Soo Bum Lee

Efficient Data-Intensive Computing in Support of Security Applications

Research Area: Next Generation Secure and Available Networks | Survivable Distributed Systems
Cross Cutting Thrusts: Next Generation Threat Prediction and Response
Researcher: Dave Andersen

Diagnosing and Locating Wireless Disruption

Research Area: Mobility | Next Generation Secure and Available Networks
Researchers: Srinivasan Seshan, Peter Steenkiste, Dave Andersen

Creating Resilient Protocols with Data-Oriented Transport

Researcher: Dave Andersen

Publications

"Cuckoo Filter: Practically Better Than Bloom". Bin Fan and David G. Andersen and Michael Kaminsky and Michael D. Mitzenmacher, In Proc. CoNEXT , Dec 2014/

"Paxos Quorum Leases: Fast Reads Without Sacrificing Writes". Iulian Moraru and David G. Andersen and Michael Kaminsky, In Proc. 5th ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing (SOCC) , Nov 2014/

"Scaling Distributed Machine Learning with the Parameter Server". Mu Li and David G. Andersen and Jun Woo Park and Alexander J. Smola and Amr Ahmed and Vanja Josifovski and James Long and Eugene J. Shekita and Bor-Yiing Su, In Proc. 11th USENIX OSDI , Oct 2014/

"Using RDMA Efficiently for Key-Value Services". Anuj Kalia and Michael Kaminsky and David G. Andersen, In Proc. ACM SIGCOMM , Aug 2014/

"XIA: Architecting a More Trustworthy and Evolvable Internet". David Naylor and Matthew K. Mukerjee and others, In ACM Computer Communications Review , Jul 2014/

"MICA: A Holistic Approach to Fast In-Memory Key-Value Storage". Hyeontaek Lim and Dongsu Han and David G. Andersen and Michael Kaminsky, In Proc. 11th USENIX NSDI , Apr 2014/

"Algorithmic Improvements for Fast Concurrent Cuckoo Hashing". Xiaozhou Li and David G. Andersen and Michael Kaminsky and Michael J. Freedman, In Proc. 9th ACM European Conference on Computer Systems (EuroSys) , Apr 2014/

"XIA: Efficient Support for Evolvable Internetworking". Dongsu Han and Ashok Anand and Fahad Dogar and Boyan Li and Hyeontaek Lim and Michel Machado and Arvind Mukundan and Wenfei Wu and Aditya Akella and David G. Andersen and John W. Byers and Srinivasan Seshan and Peter Steenkiste In Proc. 9th USENIX NSDI , Apr 2012

"Don't settle for Eventual: Scalable Causal Consistency for Wide-Area Storage with COPS". Wyatt Lloyd and Michael J. Freedman and Michael Kaminsky and David G. Andersen In Proc. 23rd ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP) , Oct 2011

"SILT: A Memory-Efficient, High-Performance Key-Value Store". Hyeontaek Lim and Bin Fan and David G. Andersen and Michael Kaminsky In Proc. 23rd ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP) , Oct 2011

"Small Cache, Big Effect: Provable Load Balancing for Randomly Partitioned Cluster Services". Bin Fan and Hyeontaek Lim and David G. Andersen and Michael Kaminsky In Proc. 2nd ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing (SOCC) , Oct 2011

"Switching the Optical Divide: Fundamental Challenges for Hybrid Electrical/Optical Datacenter Networks". Hamid Hajabdolali Bazzaz and Malveeka Tewari and Guohui Wang and George Porter and T. S. Eugene Ng and David G. Andersen and Michael Kaminsky and Michael A. Kozuch and Amin Vahdat In Proc. 2nd ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing (SOCC) , Oct 2011