Violet Syrotiuk

  • Senior Sustainability Scientist, Julie Ann Wrigley Global Institute of Sustainability
  • Associate Professor, School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering, Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering

School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering
Arizona State University
PO Box 8798809
Tempe, AZ 85287-8809
USA
480-965-7034
Email: syrotiuk@asu.edu

Biography

Dr. Syrotiuk earned her Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo (Canada) in 1992. She took her first tenure track position in 1999 at the University of Texas at Dallas. In 2002, she joined Arizona State University where she is now an Associate Professor of Computer Science and Engineering. Her research interests are in mobile wireless ad hoc and sensor networks, with a focus on medium access control (MAC) and network layer issues. This includes robust optimization to changing network conditions, energy-aware protocols, and protocols for emerging technologies. Her work has been funded by NSF, DARPA, LANL, Raytheon, General Dynamics, and DSTO (Australia).

Expertise

modeling and simulation; remote sensing; algorithm development; data analysis; informatics; mathematical and system dynamics modeling; decision making; policy and governance; emerging technologies

Education

    Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Waterloo, 1992

    M.S., Computer Science, University of British Columbia, 1984

    B.S., Computer Science, University of Alberta, 1983