Cees De Laat

E-mail: delaat@science.uva.nl
Organisation: University of Amsterdam (NL)
Position: Associate Professor
Profile: Cees de Laat is associate professor in the Informatics Institute at the University of Amsterdam. Current research includes optical/switched networking to optimize Internet transport of massive amounts of data for the Grid, distributed cross organization Authorization architectures and grid Workflow systems. With SURFnet he implements projects in the GigaPort Research on Networks area. He collaborates in the NSF - OptIPuter project. He serves as Grid Forum Steering Group (GFSG) Infrastructure Area Director and IETF Liaison. He is co-founder and organizer of several of the past meetings of the Global Lambda Integrated Facility (GLIF). http://www.science.uva.nl/~delaat