Howard Blum


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School/College: Seidenberg School of Computer Science and Information Systems
Department(s): Computer Science NY
Primary Location: 163 William Street 230

Office Phone:
+1 (212) 346-1871


PhD, Polytechnic Institute of New York, 1973


MS, State University of New York at Stony Brook, 1966

Applied Mathematics

B.E.E., Pratt Institute, 1964

Electrical Engineering

Scheduled Courses

Spring 2018:
No courses scheduled.

View All Courses Taught
  • CIS 101: Downtown New York
  • CIS 101: Downtown NY Learning Pod
  • CIS 101: Forensic Computing
  • CS 388: Data Communications
  • CS 488: Computer Netwrk & the Internet
  • CS 600: Indpndnt Study in Grad CS
  • CS 607: Simulation & Cmptr Ntwrk Anlys
  • CS 632: Directed Readings in CS
  • CS 633: Data Communications & Networks
  • CS 634: Computer Networking & Internet
  • CS 637: Wireless Communications
  • DCS 834: Data Commctn & Ntwrkng II
  • DCS 835: Data Communications III
  • DCS 891: Research Seminar VI
  • DCS 990: Dissertation for DPS in Cmptng
  • DCS 991: Dssrttn for DPS in Cmptg II
  • Research Interests

    Data Communication (Computer Networking); Data Communication (Telecommunications Network Analysis and Design); Artificial Intelligence (Expert System Applications);

    Awards and Honors

    • Lubin School of Business, December 31, 1982 - Research Prize for PaperOptimal Stationary Policies for Cash Management with an Average Balance Requirement"
    • National Science Foundation, December 31, 1967 - Fellowship


    • American Mathematical Society
    • Association for Computing Machinery [Computer Science Education]
    • Association for Computing Machinery [Communications Group]
    • Institute for Management Sciences, New York Chapter [Secretary of Publicity and Membership]
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) [Communications Society]
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) [Computer Society]
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) [NY Chapter Seminars IEEE Communications Society]
    • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Administrative Committee on Systems, Man and Cybernetics
    • New York IBM PC Computer Users Group
    • New York Software Industry Association [Member]
    • Operations Research Society of America