Octav Chipara, Ph.D.

Octav Chipara ,
Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
Phone: 
319-335-0561

Octav Chipara, Ph.D., Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science received a Ph.D. from Washington University in St. Louis and completed his Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of California San Diego. Dr. Chipara served on a number of technical programming committees including the International Conference on Body Area Networks (BodyNets), the International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (MASS), and the International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN). Dr. Chipara's research focuses on the next generation of wireless sensor networks that is expected to have a profound societal impact: we will entrust sensor systems to monitor critical infrastructure, collect vital signs from ambulatory patients in hospitals, and disseminate medical and planning information during emergency responses.