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John Stankovic

John Stankovic

BP America Professor

Office: Rice Hall, Room 428
Phone: (434) 982-2275
Fax: (434) 982-2214
Home Page: John Stankovic

Department of Computer Science
School of Engineering and Applied Science
University of Virginia
85 Engineer's Way, P.O. Box 400740
Charlottesville, Virginia 22904-4740

"Almost all computer systems of the future will utilize real-time scientific principles and technology."

Areas Of Interest

Real-time computing, cyber physical systems, wireless sensor networks, and wireless energy and health applications.

Biographical Sketch

John A. Stankovic received his Ph.D. from Brown University and then served on the faculty of University of Massachusetts at Amherst. He came to UVa as BP America Professor and Chair of the Department of Computer Science in January 1997. Professor Stankovic is a Fellow of the IEEE, a Fellow of the ACM, and he served on the Computing Research Association Board of Directors for nine years. He currently serves on the National Academy’s Computer Science Telecommunications Board. He received the IEEE Award for Outstanding Technical Contributions and Leadership in Real-Time Systems. He also received the IEEE TC on Distributed Processing Annual Distinguished  Achievement Award, in June 2006 as the inaugural winner. Professor Stankovic received an Outstanding Scholar Award from the University of Massachusetts.  He also received a Distinguished Faculty award from the School of Engineering at the University of Virginia. He was Co-Founder and Co-Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal on Real-Time Systems, Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Associate Editor for ACM Transactions on Wireless Sensor Networks, Associate Editor for ACM Transactions on Embedded Systems, and Book Series Editor for Real-Time Systems. He has won 7 Best Paper awards and has an h-index of 101.


Stankovic's primary research interests are in the areas of real-time computing, cyber physical systems, ad hoc wireless sensor networks, and wireless health.

Selected Publications