Professor George Riley

George Riley

GEORGE F. RILEY is a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He received his Ph.D. in computer science from the Georgia Institute of Technology, College of Computing, in August 2001. His research interests are large–scale simulation using distributed simulation methods. He is the developer of Parallel/Distributed ns2 (pdns), the Georgia Tech Network Simulator (GTNetS), and is co-PI on the ns3 development effort.

Before turning to a career in academia, Dr. Riley spent 20 years as an independent consultant and business owner, primarily working at the Air Force Eastern Test Range, developing and deploying systems for real-time missile launch support.

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