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Klara Nahrstedt


Primary Affiliation

Organizational Intelligence and Computational Social Science


Status Affiliate Faculty

Home Department of Computer Science

Phone 244-6624



  • Biography

    Klara Nahrstedt is the Ralph and Catherine Fisher Full Professor at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Computer Science Department, and the Director of Coordinated Science Laboratory at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

    Klara Nahrstedt received her BA in mathematics from Humboldt University, Berlin, in 1984, and M.Sc. degree in numerical analysis from the same university in 1985. She was a research scientist in the Institute for Informatik in Berlin until 1990. In 1995 she received her PhD from the University of Pennsylvania in the Department of Computer and Information Science. She is the ACM Fellow, IEEE Fellow, and the Member of Leopoldina German National Academy of Sciences.

  • 2009

    • He, W. B.; Huang, Y.; Sathyam, R.; Nahrstedt, K.; Lee, W. C., SMOCK: A Scalable Method of Cryptographic Key Management for Mission-Critical Wireless Ad-Hoc Networks. IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security 2009, 4, (1), 140-150.


    • He, W. B.; Nahrstedt, K.; Liu, X., End-to-End Delay Control of Multimedia Applications over Multihop Wireless Links. ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing Communications and Applications 2008, 5, (2).
    • Jin, J. W.; Nahrstedt, K., QoS-aware service management for component-based distributed applications. ACM Transactions on Internet Technology 2008, 8, (3).
    • Kim, E. Y.; Xiao, L.; Nahrstedt, K.; Park, K., Secure interdomain routing registry. IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security 2008, 3, (2), 304-316.