Constantine Coutras
Professor

E-mail: ccoutras@pace.edu

Personal Website:
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School/College:
  • Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems

Department(s):
  • Computer Science NY

Primary Location:
163 William Street 216

Office Phone:
+1 (212) 346-1006

Fax Phone: 212-346-1863

Education

PhD, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2000
Computer Science

MS, Rochester Institute of Technology, 1994
Computer Science

Diploma, University of Patras, Greece, 1992
Electrical Engineering

Scheduled Courses

Spring 2014:
No courses scheduled.

View All Courses Taught
  • CIS 101: Computers & Social Rspnsblty
  • CIS 101: Downtown New York
  • CIS 101: Introduction to Computing
  • CIS 102: Prblm Solving Using LEGO Rbtcs
  • CS 113: Mathematical Structures for CS
  • CS 331: Security in Computing
  • CS 371: Operating Sys/Architecture I
  • CS 488: Computer Netwrk & the Internet
  • CS 600: Indpndnt Study in Grad CS
  • CS 631: Topic: Computer Security
  • CS 634: Computer Networking & Internet
  • CS 636: Optical Comm & Networks
  • CS 636: Wide Area Digital Networking
  • CS 653: Cryptography & Comp Sec
  • CS 691: Computer Science Project I
  • CS 692: Computer Science Project II
  • CS 699: Field Study
  • IT 660: Network Security
  • IT 662: Web and Internet Security
  • IT 664: Computer and Internet Forensic
  • Research Interests

    Performance Evaluation of Communication Protocols; Cryptography and Network Security; Wireless Networks; Optical and Broadband Networks;

    Awards and Honors

    • Awarded by the Department of Computer Science, Illinois Institute of Technology, - Teaching Assistantship (1994-1997)

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • Association for Computing Machinery [Member]
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) [Member]
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Communications Society [Member]
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Computer Society [Member]
    • SIGCOMM [Member]
    • SIGMOBILE [Member]
    • The Hellenic Association of Mechanical and Electrical Engineers [Member]
    • The Technical Chamber of Greece [Member]
    • WSEAS [Member]

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • Education Grant [Grant]
      PowerDsine , Pace University , $15,000.00
      Funded,Power over Ethernet technology - Power over Ethernet Technology 2005
    • Information Assurance and Security Research Lab [Grant]
      CISCO Systems , Pace University , $125,360.00
      Funded, 2005

    Publications

    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      An Innovative Design of a Master in Computer Science Program
      Proceedings of the 41st ASEE/IEEE Frontiers in Education Conference – FIE 2011 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 12 2011
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Adoption of Information Technology Policies in the Tourism Sector in the Era of WEB2.0
      Proceedings of the 1st International Symposium on Web Intelligent Systems and Services – WISS 2010 with the 11th International Conference on Web Information System Engineering – WISE 2010 , December 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Modifying the HIPERLAN/1 CAC Layer Protocol for Intermittent Connectivity
      Proceedings of the International Congress on Ultra Modern Telecommunications and Control Systems – ICUMT 2010 , October (4th Quarter/Autumn) 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A HIPERLAN Based Forwarding Algorithm for Intermittently Connected Mobile Networks
      Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computational Intelligence, Modelling and Simulation , September 1 2010
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Information and Communications Technologies and Economic Empowerment in Nigeria
      Proceedings of the Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) Africa 2008 , February 1 2008
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Legal Issues in Grid Collaborative Environments
      Proceedings of the 2007 International Conference on Collaborative Computing: Networking, Applications and Worksharing – CollaborativeCom 2007 , November 1 2007
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Legal Issues in Grid Collaborative Environments
      Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Trusted Collaboration – TrustCol-2007 , November 1 2007
    • Book Review [Published]

      IEEE Communications Letters , December 31 2006
    • Book Review [Published]

      IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology , December 31 2006
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Submitted]
      A Three-Prong Business Case Centered Approach to Sustainable Network Solutions
      WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics , December 31 2005
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Submitted]
      Information and Communication Technologies and Economic Empowerment in Nigeria
      WSEAS Transactions on Business and Economics , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2005
    • Book Review [Published]

      IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technnology , December 31 2004
    • Book Review [Published]

      IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference 2005 , December 31 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      A Three-Prong Integrated Network Solution Approach - A Sustainable Business Case Centered Approach in Network Convergence
      Proceedings of the International Management and Technology Conference , December 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Including the Effects of Bit Errors, Hidden Nodes and Capture on the Performance of the HIPERLAN CAC Layer Protocol for Real-time Traffic
      Proceedings of the International Conference on Telecommunications - ICT 2003 , December 1 2004
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Scheduling of Real-Time Traffic over IEEE 802.11 WLAN's
      ACM/Baltzer Journal of Wireless Networks , December 1 2004
    • Cited Research [Published]
      "Quality of Service Schemes for IEEE 802.11 Wireless LANS An Evaluation" Anders Lindgren, Andreas Almquist, and Olov Schelen
      Special Issue of the Journal on Special Topics in Mobile Networking and Applications (MONET) on Performance Evaluation of Qos Architectures in Mobile Networks , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Cited Research [Published]
      "Three Issues in Wireless Networking," Andreas Lindgren
      Ph.D. Thesis , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Submitted]
      A Three-Prong Business Case Centered Approach to Sustainable Network Solutions
      International Journal of Information Management , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Submitted]
      Analytical Modeling and Performance Evaluation of the HIPERLAN CAC Layer Protocol for Asynchronous Traffic
      Computer Communications , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      Emerging Technologies Making a Business Case for Networking Convergence
      WSEAS Transactions on Computers , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Cited Research [Published]

      On Architectures for Broadband Wireless Systems by Shengming Jiang, Danny H.K. Tsang, and Sanjay Gupta , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Cited Research [Published]

      Voice Transmission in an IEEE 802.11 WLAN-based Access Network by Andreas Kopsel and Adam Wolisz , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Cited Research [Published]

      Distributed Medium Access Control for Real-time Traffic in Wireless LANs by Hiroyuki Yamada, Moo Ryong Jeong, Hiroyuki Morikawa, and Tomonori Aoyama , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Cited Research [Published]

      Extending 802.11 Using Ad Hoc Networking by Darien Brown, Bhushan Kane, and Maruthi Kuchi , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Cited Research [Published]

      Adaptive Performance Management for UMTS Networks by Christoph Lindemann, Marco Lohmann, and Axel Thummler , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Journal Article, Academic Journal [Published]
      On the Performance of the HIPERLAN CAC Layer Protocol
      WSEAS Transactions on Communications , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2004
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Including the Effect of Bit Errors on the Performance of the HIPERLAN CAC Layer Protocol for Asynchronous Traffic
      Proceedings of the International Conference on Wireless Networks - ICWN '02 , December 30 2002
    • Book Review [Published]
      Traffic Grooming
      Optical Networks Magazine , December 31 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      The Effects of Hidden Nodes and Capture on the Performance of HIPERLAN CAC Layer Protocol
      Proceedings of the 5th Annual Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics , July (3rd Quarter/Summer) 1 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Analytical Modeling and Performance Evaluation of the HIPERLAN CAC Layer Protocol for Real-Time Traffic
      Proceedings of the 25th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks - LCN 2000 , January (1st Quarter/Winter) 1 2001
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Evaluating Performance of HIPERLAN CAC Layer Protocol for Real-Time Traffic
      Proceedings of the 25th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks , November 1 2000
    • Conference Proceeding [Published]
      Evaluating Performance of the HIPERLAN CAC Layer Protocol for Asynchronous Traffic
      Proceedings of the 24th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks , December 31 1999

    PRESENTATIONS

    • 5th Annual Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics [Other]
      Title: "The Effects of Hidden Nodes and Capture on the Performance of HIPERLAN CAC Layer Protocol"
      Orlando, FL

    Department Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Faculty Advisor]

    University Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Student Activities: Open Houses, Orientations, Award Ceremonies, Graduation Ceremonies]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Attendee, Meeting]
      Desc: Participated in various Open Houses, Orientations, Award Ceremonies, and all Graduation Ceremonies