Peter Robinson

Associate Professor

Peter Robinson

Associate Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

School of Computer and Cyber Sciences
Department of Computer & Cyber Sciences

The Graduate School

Education

  • Ph.D., Computer Science. Naturwissenschaftlich - Techni, 2011

Awards & Honors

  • Best Paper Award at 14th Int. Conference on Distributed Computing and Networking (ICDCN 2013) 2013

  • Best Paper Award, 10th Int. Symposium on Stabilization, Safety, and Security of Distributed Systems (SSS 2008) 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • CSCI 3030

    Mathematical Structures for CS
  • CSCI 3410

    Database Systems

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Latency, capacity, and distributed minimum spanning trees, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Being Fast Means Being Chatty: The Local Information Cost of Graph Spanners, 2021
    Conference Proceeding
  • Can We Break Symmetry with o(m) Communication?, 2021
    Conference Proceeding
  • On the Distributed Complexity of Large-Scale Graph Computations, 2021
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • A Time- and Message-Optimal Distributed Algorithm for Minimum Spanning Trees, 2020
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Professional Service

  • Program committee member of DISC 2022 2022 - 2022

    Role: Committee Member
  • General Chair, ACM Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing (PODC 2019) 2019 - 2020

    Role: Chairperson
  • Guest Editor, Theoretical Computer Science, Vol. 709, 2018. Elsevier. 2016 - 2018

    Role: Editor, Journal Editor
  • Treasurer, 37th ACM Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing. (PODC 2018) 2017 - 2018

    Role: Officer, Treasurer
  • Program Committee Vice-Chair, Int. Conf. on Distributed Computing & Networking (ICDCN 2016). 2015 - 2016

    Role: Chairperson