Daniel Fokum is a PhD candidate
in Computer Science in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer
Science at the University of Kansas and a graduate research assistant with the
Information and Telecommunication Technology Center (ITTC). He received his M.S. degree
from the University of Missouri-Kansas City in 2005, and his B.A. degree
from Park University in 2000, both in Computer Science. Prior to joining ITTC, he worked
for five years at Truman Medical Centers, where he was involved in retrieving data from hospital databases.
Daniel's research interests include Quality of Service, mobile ad hoc networks, sensor networks and routing. He is also interested in concurrency control and recovery in databases. Daniel is a student member of the IEEE, IEEE Communication Society, IEEE Computer Society and the ACM.