Isaac Keslassy

  Associate Professor in the Electrical Engineering Department of the Technion, Israel.

2015-2016: spent a sabbatical year at VMware Research and Stanford.

Research in Computer Networks and Computer Architectures, especially
  • High-performance Internet routers
  • Multi-core architectures
  • Network device algorithms, e.g. classification, routing, hashing, coding, caching, and processing.





TPC area chair for IEEE Infocom'17.

Previously: TPC chair for ACM/IEEE ANCS'14; associate editor for the IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking; TPC member for IEEE Infocom, IEEE Hot Interconnects, DATE, ACM/IEEE NoCS, COMSNETS.

ERC (European Research Council) Starting Grant (project: GNoC: Towards a Gaussian Network-on-Chip). Yanai Teaching Award. Alon Fellowship.

Member of the Hasso Plattner Institute for Scalable Computing at the Technion.

Member of the Knowledge Center on Chip MultiProcessors.


Current: Previous: [EE 046993: High-Speed Networks (formerly Backbone Networks) | EE 048846 / CS 236819: Selected Topics in Computer Networks | EE 048866: Packet-Switch Architectures (discontinued) | EE 048982: Detection and Counting in High-Speed Networks | EE 049036: Network-on-Chip Seminar | EE 049045: Router Architectures]

Undergrad projects: NSSL Lab

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Short Bio

Isaac Keslassy is an associate professor in the Electrical Engineering department of the Technion, Israel. He received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, in 2000 and 2004. His recent research interests include the design and analysis of data-center networks, multi-core architectures and high-performance routers. He was the recipient of the Allon, Mani, Yanai, and Taub awards, as well as an ERC Starting Grant. He was also the recipient of the test-of-time award at ACM SIGCOMM'15, best-paper awards at IEEE IWQoS'10 and IEEE Computer Architecture Letters for 2012, and a best-paper runner-up award at IEEE Infocom'13. He was associate editor for the IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, and TPC chair for ACM/IEEE ANCS'14. He is IEEE senior member.


E-mail:   isaac (at)
Phone:   (972) 4-829 5738
Address:   Meyer, 903
  Department of Electrical Engineering
  Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
  Haifa, 32000