Artur Ziviani (in memoriam)

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Artur Ziviani is a Senior Researcher at the Data Extreme Lab (DEXL) of the National Laboratory for Scientific Computing (LNCC), a research unit of the Brazilian Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation, and Communications (MCTIC) located in Petrópolis, Brazil. Since 2019, he is the Coordinator of the Multidisciplinary Graduate Program on Computational Modeling at LNCC (M.Sc. and Ph.D.). In 2003, he received a Ph.D. in Computer Science at the LIP6 laboratory of the Université Pierre et Marie Curie (Paris 6) - Sorbonne Universités, Paris, France, where he has also been a lecturer during the 2003-2004 academic year. He received a B.Sc. degree in Electronics Engineering in 1998 and an M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering (emphasis in Computer Networking) in 1999, both from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Brazil. From September 2008 to January 2009, he was a visiting researcher at INRIA in France. He is on the Editorial Board of Computer Networks (Elsevier) and IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials. His current research interests include network characterization, modeling, and analysis; data science, network science; and interdisciplinary data science research with a networking approach. He is a Member of SBC (the Brazilian Computer Society), an Affiliated Member of the Brazilian Academy of Sciences (2013-2017), and a Senior Member of both IEEE and ACM.

Interest Areas

  • Networking;
  • Network science;
  • Data science;
  • Interdisciplinary research



Artur Ziviani