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Electrical Engineering Systems Seminar

Monday, November 4, 2013
4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Annenberg 105
EE Systems Seminar
Mung Chiang, Arthur LeGrand Doty Professor of Electrical Engineering at Princeton University, Electrical Engineering, Applied and Computational Mathematics and Computer Science, Princeton University,

Abstract:

 

  • If "Bursty Traffic : Packet Switching," then "Heterogeneous Traffic : ?"
  • If AT&T charges you $10 a GB, would you still watch that much video on tablet?
  • If there're multiple radios on your phone, who should choose which one to use?

 

In trying to formulate the above questions and to influence industry directions, we observe an emergent, coherent theme. In this talk, I'll explore the interactions between economics and engineering in Smart Data Pricing, the "rise of the clients" in wireless network control, and the "descend" of cloud infrastructure to end users in the evolution of network architecture.

For more information, please contact Shirley Slattery by phone at x4715 or by email at shirley@systems.caltech.edu.