Fahad Rafique Dogar
Assistant Professor
Tufts University

I am an assistant professor in the computer science department at Tufts University. My research interests span networking and distributed systems. My current interests include cloud computing, Internet architecture and mobile computing. 

Earlier, I completed my PhD from Carnegie Mellon University and a post-doc from Microsoft Research, UK. I was also a visiting professor at LUMS during fall 2011.
 
Email: fahad.dogar@gmail.com


Note for Tufts undergrads: If you are interested in doing research with me, please shoot me an email. I have ongoing projects in mobile computing, cloud and data center networking, and Internet architecture and protocols. 


Recent News:
  • [Summer 2015] Helping organize ACM SIGCOMM 2015 Mentoring Moments
  • [Spring 2015] Teaching COMP112 again next fall. If you are planning to take this course and have any questions, please email me.  
  • [Spring 2015] Serving on TPC for ICNP 2015 and ANCS 2015.
  • ]Spring 2015] Teaching COMP112 - Networks 
  • [Fall 2014] Presented our work on task-aware data centers at NYU, BBN, and Sigcomm. 
  • [Fall 2014] Teaching Cloud Computing. 


Teaching

Spring 2015 - COMP112: Networks


Selected Publications

"Friends, not Foes -- Synthesizing Existing Transport Strategies for Data Center Networks
Ali Munir, Ghufran Baig, Syed Irteza, Ihsan Qazi, Alex Liu, and Fahad R. Dogar 
ACM SIGCOMM 2014

"Decentralized Task-aware Scheduling for Data Center Networks"
Fahad R Dogar, Thomas Karagiannis, Hitesh Ballani, and Ant Rowstron
ACM SIGCOMM 2014. slides
ACM CoNext 2012

"XIA: Efficient Support for Evolvable Internetworking"
Dongsu Han, Ashok Anand, Fahad R. Dogar, Boyan Li, Hyoentaek Lim, Michel Machado, Arvind Mukundan, W. Wu, A. Akella, Dave Andersen, J Byers, Srini Seshan, and Peter Steenkiste
Usenix NSDI 2012. 

Dongsu Han, Ashok Anand, Fahad R. Dogar, Boyan Li, Hyoentaek Lim, Michel Machado, W. Wu, A. Akella, Dave Andersen, J Byers, Srini Seshan, and Peter Steenkiste
ACM Hotnets 2011. 

Fahad R. Dogar, Peter Steenkiste, and Dina Papagiannaki
ACM MobiSys 2010

"Ditto: A System for Opportunistic Caching in Multi-Hop Wireless Mesh Networks" 
Fahad R. Dogar, Amar Phanishayee, Himabindu Pucha, Olatunji Ruwase, and David Andersen
ACM MOBICOM 2008