Howard Blum
Professor

E-mail: hblum@pace.edu

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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

Education

PhD, Polytechnic Institute of New York, 1973

Mathematics

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

Applied Mathematics

B.E.E., Pratt Institute, 1964

Electrical Engineering

Scheduled Courses

Fall 2014:
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

    PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

    • American Mathematical Society
    • Association for Computing Machinery [Communications Group]
    • Association for Computing Machinery [Computer Science Education]
    • Institute for Management Sciences, New York Chapter [Secretary of Publicity and Membership]
    • 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 (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

    Contract, Grants, and Sponsored Research

    • Blum, H. (2009, July 1). Thinkfinity, verizon foundation, in support of i-government: informatics and internet systems in public services. Pace University , $14,061.00 . Funded,
    • Blum, H. (1994, September 1). Ica foundation scholarship. International Communications Association , Pace University , $500.00 . Funded,Funds scholarship award to an outstanding student in the M.S. in Telecommunications program
    • Blum, H. (1994, June 1). Summer research. Pace University, School of Computer Science and Information Systems , Pace University , $0.00 . Funded,To continue research in focused ethnographic research in systems analysis and design
    • Blum, H. (1993, September 1). Ica foundation scholarship. International Communications Association , Pace University , $500.00 . Funded,Funds scholarship award to an outstanding student in the M.S. in Telecommunications program
    • Blum, H. (1992, September 1). Ica foundation scholarship. International Communications Association , Pace University , $1,000.00 . Funded,Funds scholarship award to an outstanding student in the M.S. in Telecommunications program
    • Blum, H. (1991, September 1). Ica foundation scholarship. International Communications Association , Pace University , $1,000.00 . Funded,Funds scholarship award to an outstanding student in the M.S. in Telecommunications program
    • Blum, H. (1990, September 1). Ica foundation scholarship. International Communications Association , Pace University , $6,000.00 . Funded,Funds scholarship award to an outstanding student in the M.S. in Telecommunications program - Support curriculum development in computer science

    PRESENTATIONS

    • Blum, H. (2004, November 1). IEEE Communications Society NY Chapter Seminar 2004. Game theoretic approaches to coexistence of wireless networks. NY
    • Blum, H. (2004, November 1). International Conference on Cutting-Edge Wireless Technologies. Game theoretic approaches to coexistence of wireless networks. SUNY Stony Brook and IEEE Communications Society NY Chapter, Woodbury, NY
    • Blum, H. & Wendorf, R. G. (2004, August 1). International Symposium on Research Methods. Using game theory in computing research. New York, NY
    • Blum, H. (2003, January 1). IEEE Communications Society NY Chapter Seminar 2003. Internet security and wireless communications. NY
    • Blum, H. (2003, January 1). New York Software Industry Association. Local meetings. NY
    • Blum, H. (2002, January 1). IEEE Communications Society NY Chapter Seminar 2002. Internet security and wireless communications. NY
    • Blum, H. (2001, March 1). IEEE Sarnoff Conference. Advances in wireless communications.
    • Blum, H. (2001, January 1). IEEE Communications Society NY Chapter Seminar 2001. Web performance and wireless communictions.

    Department Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Member]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Faculty Advisor]
      Desc: Advise approx. 10 Master's degree students (MS Telecom in NYC)
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Faculty Advisor]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Faculty Advisor]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Speaker, Graduate Information Sessions for CSIS]

    College Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Chair]
      Desc: Roli Wendorf - Game Theory Models of Channel Change in Spectrum-Agile Wireless Networks; Fred Dreyfus - Wireless Network Access as a Competitive Game
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Member]
      Desc: Eddie Davis - Effects of Wireless Errors on TCP Transmission; Don Little - Proposal on Wireless Networking
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Other]
    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Committee Member]

    University Service

    • Pace University, Computer Science & Information Systems [Attendee, Meeting]
      Desc: Speak at Graduate Information Sessions for CSIS; Advisor to incoming Telecommunications majors at Advisement Sessions