Note to prospective PhD students: Please do not email me in Fall regarding admissions. Apply by the deadline and send me a short email (100 words max) early January. Based on the information in this email I will look into your complete application in time for admission/financial support decisions. Many thanks for your interest in my research group.
Electrical Engineering and (jointly) Computer Science Departments
School of Engineering
University of Southern California
Konstantinos Psounis has been an Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Southern California since May 2009.
Prior to this he was an Assistant Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Southern California
from September 2003 till May 2009.
He received his first degree from the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of National Technical University of Athens, Greece, in June 1997, the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, California, in January 1999, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University in December 2002.
Modelling, design, and performance analysis of a variety of networks
including the Internet, mobile ad hoc networks, delay and disruptive
tolerant networks, sensor networks, mesh networks, peer to peer networks, social networks
and the web. Design of methods and algorithms to solve problems related
to such systems.
List of publications and patents
Research lab (projects, grants, publications by topic, students, etc.)
Research area and philosophy
Usually in Spring: EE650
"Advanced topics in computer networks: useful mathematical tools for analyzing wired and wireless networks"
Usually in Fall: EE465
"Probabilistic methods in computer systems modelling"
Awards and CV
Curriculum Vitae in
Short bio in
Current and graduated PhD students
Sports and hobbies
email: kpsounis at usc dot edu
office: RTH 409
address: 3740 McClintock Avenue, EEB 200, Los Angeles, CA 90089, US