Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Computing

Visiting Professor



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Alexander L. Wolf is a professor in the Department of Computing at Imperial College London (UK).

Prof. Wolf received the B.A. degree from Queens College of the City University of New York, majoring in both Geology and Computer Science. He received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the Department of Computer Science at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst. Prof. Wolf was a Member of the Technical Staff at AT&T Bell Laboratories (now AT&T Labs Research and Bell Laboratories) in Murray Hill, New Jersey, before joining the University of Colorado faculty. During his years at the University of Colorado, Prof. Wolf held the ranks of assistant, associate, and full professor. He also held the Charles Victor Schelke Chair in the College of Engineering. At the University of Lugano he helped found the Faculty of Informatics, the first computer science faculty in the Italian-speaking region of Switzerland.

Prof. Wolf's research interests span the areas of distributed systems, networking, and software engineering. His achievements include seminal work in software architecture, business analytics, and information-centric networks. He is currently involved in projects having to do with cloud computing, data-center networking, and service-based systems hosted on MANETs.

For more information, please see



Novotny P, Ko B-J, Wolf AL, 2018, Locating faults in MANET-hosted software systems, Ieee Transactions on Dependable and Secure Systems, Vol:15, ISSN:1545-5971, Pages:452-465


Yu T, Feng B, Stillwell M, et al., 2016, Relation-oriented resource allocation for multi-accelerator systems, 27th IEEE International Conference on Application-specific Systems, Architectures and Processors (ASAP), IEEE, Pages:243-244, ISSN:2160-052X

Pietzuch PR, Koliousis A, Weidlich M, et al., 2016, Demo- The SABER system for window-based hybrid stream processing with GPGPUs, DEBS 2016, Association for Computing Machinery, Pages:354-357

Alim A, Clegg RG, Mai L, et al., 2016, FLICK: developing and running application-specific network services, 2016 USENIX Annual Technical Conference (USENIX ATC '16), USENIX Association

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