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George Mason University

Bijan Jabbari

Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

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  • 703-993-1618 (office)
  • Nguyen Engineering Building, 3232
    4400 University Drive, MS 1G5
    Fairfax, VA 22030

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Bijan Jabbari has held industrial positions with major communications service providers and networking equipment organizations developing data communications products. He has founded innovative laboratories for internet and wireless communications research and is conducting research through funding provided by National Science Foundation and other funding organizations. Jabbari was an International Division Editor for Journal of Communications and Networks (JCN), an editor for the IEEE Transactions on Communications and was on the editorial board of Proceedings of the IEEE and several other journals. Bijan Jabbari is a coeditor of recent books on Multiaccess, Mobility and Teletraffic (Kluwer Publishing, Volume I and IV-VI) and continues research on multiaccess and wireless communications, mobility and traffic theory, and packet networks. Jabbari has been a technical advisor to the industry and government on issues ranging from transport to switching and routing. His research helped industry adoption of Multiprotocol Label Switching (MPLS) by service providers and large corporations in their networks. Bijan Jabbari is an affiliated faculty with ENST- Paris, France.


PhD, Electrical Engineering, Stanford University (1981)

MS, Engineering Economics Systems, Stanford University (1979)

BS, Electrical Engineering, Arya-Mehr University (1974)

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Faculty Rank: Professor


2012 - 2015 : Secure Cross-Layer Resilient and Adaptive Networking. Funded by Naval Research Laboratory.

2010 - 2011 : ONRSecure Protocols and Services for Resilient Internetworking. Funded by Office of Naval Research.

2010 - 2010 : Network Virtualization. Funded by KDDI Corporation.

Research Interests

Computer Networks, Communications, Wireless and Optical Communications