Director of Research
Biography: Professor S. S. Iyengar is the Director of Research at NuLogix Inc. in New Jersey and he is also on the Board of Directors for many Startup companies. He is currently the Ryder Professor and Director of the School of Computing and Information Science in Florida International University. Dr. Iyengar, a computer scientist of international repute, is a pioneer in the field of distributed sensor networks. Iyengar is the founding Editor-In-Chief of the International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks and has been an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE Transactions on Data and Knowledge Engineering, and guest Editor of IEEE Computer Magazine. He has been an editorial member of many IEEE journals in advisory roles. Iyengar is a Member of the European Academy of Sciences, a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), a Fellow of the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), and Fellow of the Society for Design and Process Science (SDPS). He has received the Distinguished Alumnus Award of the Indian Institute of Science. In 1998, he was awarded the IEEE Computer Society's Technical Achievement Award and is an IEEE Golden Core Member. Professor Iyengar is an IEEE Distinguished Visitor, SIAM Distinguished Lecturer, and ACM National Lecturer. His innovative work called the Brooks-Iyengar algorithm has been used in LINUX operating systems for isolation of errors, and by Raytheon, Boeing, BBN and various other industries.