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Appendix: Biographies of Committee and Staff Members
Pages 115-126

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From page 115...
... He has served on the Computer Science and Telecommunications Board committees that produced Global Trends in Computer Technology and Their Impact on Export Control, Academic Careers for Experimental Computer Scientists and Engineers, and Evolving the High Performance Computing and Communications Initiative to Support the Nation's Information Infrastructure. He has also provided his computer expertise and leadership skills on committees and commissions of the National 115
From page 116...
... His current research interests are in building novel microprocessors using Intelligent Dynamic Random Access Memory (IRAM) for use in portable multimedia devices and using Recovery Oriented Computing to design available, maintainable, and evolvable servers for Internet services.
From page 117...
... He served on the CSTB committees that produced Computers at Risk: Safe Computing in the Information Age and Trust in Cyberspace, and participated in Project Initiation Fund workshops on "Cyber-Attack" and "Insider Threat." David Borth is an expert on wireless communications, with insight into national security as well as commercial needs. He is corporate vice president and director of the Communication Systems and Technologies Laboratory of Motorola Incorporated, a part of the company's research arm, Motorola Laboratory.
From page 118...
... He has worked on theories of condensed matter, and his early work also involved the theory of spin fluctuations in metals and other highly correlated Fermi liquids. Subsequent theoretical work on liquid crystals and incommensurate systems are additional important contributions that he has made to the theoretical understanding of condensed matter.
From page 119...
... in computer science from the University of Cambridge, England, in 1979. His research interests are in several areas of information retrieval, including retrieval models, Web search engines, cross-lingual retrieval, distributed search, question answering, text summarization, and text data mining.
From page 120...
... Watson Research Center in 1979, conducting research on networking protocols. He led research teams in developing networking and security software and user interfaces.
From page 121...
... Lampson was a senior corporate consulting engineer at Digital Equipment Corporation and a senior research fellow at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center. He has worked on computer architecture, local area networks, raster printers, page description languages, operating systems, remote procedure call, programming languages and their semantics, programming in the large, fault-tolerant computing, computer security, and WYSIWYG editors.
From page 122...
... His research ranges from developing software agents that learn to customize to their users, to Web crawlers that learn to extract factual information from Web sites, to computers that mine medical records to learn which future patients are at high mortality risk.
From page 123...
... She was on the computer science faculty at the University of Southern California (USC) and has worked at Bell Laboratories, USC/Information Sciences Institute, and Xerox Palo Alto Research Center.
From page 124...
... . Prior to his NRC service, he was a professional staff member and staff scientist for the House Armed Services Committee (1986-1990)
From page 125...
... in international relations and German from Rhodes College in 1996. He has worked for the Hanns-Seidl Foundation in Munich, Germany, and in Washington, D.C., for the National Conference of State Legislatures' International Programs Office and for the Majority Staff of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee.


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