Giovanni Pau, Ph.D.

  1. Mobile computer network environments, including both wired and wireless (ad hoc) networks, with a focus on the design, implementation, and performance evaluation of network protocols in mobility situations.

  2. Distributed systems, including Internet information systems, replication, peer-to-peer and overlay networks, with an emphasis on mobility applications.


Research and teaching interests:

My work on Vehicular Networks has been recently featured in the Media including:

The BBC Radio (mp3 ~12MB),

The Guardian (pdf, Link),

The Corriere della Sera Magazine (in Italian, pdf) and in

The RAI-Italian National Television (in Italian, AVI ~10MB).


our Paper on TurboSync a synchronization system for shared media communications has been accepted at INFOCOM `11 (15.96%)

Just Released:


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