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Research interests

Economics, technology, and security of networked systems: behavior of distributed entities, sharing of network resources, network structure, innovative business models, incentives, cost reduction, revenue maximization.

Short biography

Sergey Gorinsky is a tenured Research Associate Professor at IMDEA Networks Institute, Madrid, Spain, where he leads the NetEcon (Network Economics) research group. Dr. Gorinsky received his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees from the University of Texas at Austin, USA in 2003 and 1999 respectively and Engineer degree from Moscow Institute of Electronic Technology, Zelenograd, Russia in 1994. From 2003 to 2009, he served on the tenure-track faculty at Washington University in St. Louis, USA. The areas of his primary research interests are computer networking, distributed systems, and network economics. His research contributions include multicast congestion control resilient to receiver misbehavior, analysis of binary adjustment algorithms, efficient fair transfer of bulk data, network service differentiation based on performance incentives, and economic perspectives on Internet interconnections and routing. His work appeared at top conferences and journals such as ACM SIGCOMM, ACM CoNEXT, IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, and IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications. Sergey Gorinsky delivered keynote addresses at NPSec 2013 and RAIT 2012. He has served on the TPCs (technical program committees) of SIGCOMM (2012, 2016), CoNEXT (2015-2017), INFOCOM (2006-2017; Distinguished Member: 2015-2017), ICNP (2008, 2010-2017; area chair: 2013, 2016; TPC co-chair: 2017), and other networking conferences. Prof. Gorinsky co-chaired the TPCs of ICNP 2017, COMSNETS 2013, NetSciCom 2014, E6 2012, HSN 2008, FIAP 2008 and served as a TPC vice-chair for ICCCN 2009. He is a member of the COMSNETS Association, a steering committee for COMSNETS conferences. Sergey Gorinsky has also served as a general co-chair for WoWMoM 2013, COMSNETS 2017, and SIGCOMM 2018.