Pavlos Papageorgiou email: pavlos_at_eng_dot_umd_dot_edu
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Summary Experience in implementing systems software with in-depth knowledge of the Linux network stack, especially geared towards performance. Background in network protocol analysis, design and prototype implementation. Experience in protocol performance evaluation and test automation. Firm theoretical background combined with advanced software development skills.

Working towards Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering. Doing research in a real distributed system to perform modular internet measurement services. Designed a new network protocol that enables applications to measure the network more efficiently. Implemented the system inside the Linux kernel and evaluated with real network traffic. Prior research work spans distributed denial of service attacks, wireless LAN security, sensor networks and VoIP.
Education Ph.D, Electrical and Computer Engineering (Expected Dec 2008)
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Maryland, College Park, MD
Advisor: Prof. Michael Hicks
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, June 1997
Dept. of Informatics and Telecommunications
Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens Greece
Advisor: Prof. Lazaros Merakos
Experience Graduate Research Assistant
Dept. of Computer Science
University of Maryland at College Park, MD
Jun 2006 to present
Software Engineer Intern
Google, New York, NY
Jul 2007 to Sep 2007 (summer internship)
Software Engineer
RioRey, Inc, Bethesda, MD
Sep 2005 to Jun 2006 (part-time)
Software Engineer
Protocols Group
Ericsson IP Infrastructure, Rockville, MD
Feb 2004 to May 2005 (part-time)
Jul 2002 to Jun 2003 (part-time)
Graduate Research Assistant
Institute for Systems Research
University of Maryland at College Park, MD
Jan 2000 to Jun 2002
Research Intern
Internet Architecture Research Lab
Telcordia, Morristown, NJ
Dec 2000 to Feb 2001 (part-time)
Sep 1999 to Dec 1999 (part-time)
Jun 1999 to Aug 1999 (summer internship)
Graduate Teaching Assistant
Dept. of Computer Science
University of Maryland at College Park, MD
September 1998 to Dec 1999 (three courses)
System Administrator
Greek Armed Forces
Jan 1998 to Jul 1998
Battle Tank Commander
Greek Armed Forces
Jan 1997 to Dec 1997
Software Engineer
SENA S.A., Athens, Greece
Mar 1998 to Jul 1998 (part-time)
Mar 1996 to Dec 1996 (part-time)