Hui Zhang

Professor – CS Courtesy Professor – ECE
Office 7115 Wean Hall
Telephone (412)-268-8945
Assistant Kathleen McNiff

Research Interests

Professor Zhang's research interests lie in Internet, multimedia systems, resource management and quality of service. His work involves designing practical algorithms with sound, theoretical foundations and building prototype systems in real- life environments. For the last several years, his research has been on devising resource and traffic management algorithms for the Internet. His studies include packet scheduling, traffic characterization, admission control, routing, congestion control, reliable multicasting algorithms and real-time protocols. Recently, he has also been working on architecture and algorithms for implementing active value-added distributed services over the Internet, and customizable resource management algorithms for future services-oriented networks.

In the News

  • Le Wins ICNP Best Paper Award
  • Song and Perrig Organize Cybersecurity Workshop
  • CMU Team Receives $7.5 Million from the NSF for a High Speed Telecommunications Network
  • Zhang Leads Live Internet Broadcast Team With New Technology
  • Steenkiste and Seshan Help Organize ACMs SIGCOMM 2002 Conference
  •  Hui  Zhang

    Research Area

    Computer Systems


    Computer networks, internet, resource management, multimedia


    PhD, 1993
    Computer Science
    University of California, Berkeley

    MS, 1989
    Computer Engineering
    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

    BS, 1988
    Computer Science
    Beijing University