Jasleen Kaur

Associate Professor

136 Brooks Building
919-590-6066 (phone)
919-590-6105 (fax)
jasleen (at) cs.unc.edu

(88) Ph.D. 2002, Texas-Austin. Design and analysis of networks and distributed systems; high-speed congestion-control, resource management, Internet measurements, and transport protocols.


Jasleen Kaur is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She received her B.Tech. in Computer Science and Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, in 1997, where she was also awarded the Motorola Student of the Year Gold Medal. She earned an M.S. and Ph.D. in Computer Sciences from the University of Texas at Austin in 1999 and 2002, respectively. She is a recipient of the J.C. Browne Graduate Fellowship and the M.C.D. Fellowship from the University of Texas at Austin.

Dr. Kaur’s research interests lie in the design and evaluation of networks and operating systems. Her recent research efforts have focused on Internet measurements and protocol modeling. Her current research projects include design of ultra-high speed transport protocols, bandwidth estimation techniques, passive TCP performance analysis, and scalable tomographic infrastructures and monitoring techniques.

She is a recipient of the NSF CAREER Award in 2004, and the UNC Junior Faculty Development Award in 2004.