Ken Sevcik

Ken Sevcik is a Professor in the Department of Computer Science , at the University of Toronto, and holds a cross-appointment in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He is a member of the Computer Systems Research Group .

Professor Sevcik has been at the University of Toronto since 1971. He holds a B.S. degree in Mathematics (1966) from Stanford University , and S.M. (1970) and Ph.D. (1971) degrees in Information Science from the University of Chicago.

Professor Sevcik's research interests are in the areas of performance evaluation of information and communication systems, and in information representation and analysis in large parallel and distributed databases. He is a co-author of the book, Quantitative System Performance: Computer System Modelling Using Queueing Network Models

Research Interests

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Research Supervision

Professor Sevcik has supervised the research work of twenty-two Ph.D. students, and fifty M.Sc. students.

Further Information:

Professor Sevcik's complete (but somewhat chaotic) CV .

ACM Sigmetrics 2004 Achievement Award .

Sigmetrics 2004 talk slides.ppt .

[The remarkably similar .. ] DCS Colloquium talk slides.ppt .

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Contact Information

Professor Kenneth C. Sevcik
Department of Computer Science
University of Toronto
Bahen Centre for Information Technology
40 St. George Street
Room BA-5228
Toronto, Ontario

Phone: (416) 978-6219
Fax: (416) 978-7132