Vishal Anand works as an Associate Professor at The College at Brockport, SUNY. He received his B.S. degree in computer science and engineering from the University of Madras, Madras (Chennai), India in 1996.He received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science and engineering from the University at Buffalo, SUNY in 1999 and 2003. He has worked as a research scientist at Bell Labs, Lucent technologies and Telcordia Technologies (ex-Bellcore), where he investigated issues relating to traffic routing and survivability in optical networks. He is the recipient of the Rising Star award and the Promising Inventor Award from the Research Foundation of The State University of New York (SUNY), and the recipient of the Visionary Innovator award from the University of Buffalo (SUNY). His research interests are in the area of wired and wireless computer communication networks and protocols, optical networks, and cloud and grid computing.
Biography Updated on 5 September 2011