David Hutchison has been leading a research group in computer networks for 30 years, focusing largely on Quality of Service (QoS) and more recently on resilient systems. He has completed many projects, mostly with international and industry collaborations, and has written many papers in his areas of interest. He has served on the key conference technical program committees in his field and on several journal and book publishing editorial boards.
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