Biographical Sketch

Prof. Kartik Gopalan is a Professor in Computer Science at the Binghamton University (State University of New York). He received a Ph.D. from Stony Brook University, M.S. from Indian Institute of Technology, Chennai, and B.E. from Delhi Institute of Technology.

At Binghamton, he leads the Operating Systems and Networks (OSNET) Group where he enjoys working with a highly talented group of students. Together, they explore cool new ways to build and use virtual machines, containers, and hypervisors. Some recent projects include virtualization for bare-metal cloud, live replacement of hypervisors, live migration, and privacy-preserving VMs.

He is a recipient of the National Science Foundation CAREER Award and the 2016-17 Watson School Recognition Award for Outstanding Research Achievement. He serves as an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing and a Senior member of IEEE. He has authored over 70 publications and received 12 US patents. Before joining Binghamton, he was a faculty at Florida State University, Lead Architect and Developer at Rether Networks Inc., and Senior Software Engineer at Wipro Global R&D.