A scientist, technologist, and educator, Dr. Tal Lavian has over 25 years of experience in computer science and network communications. As a principal scientist at TelecommNet Consulting, he consults in the area of telecommunications and networking technologies. He is also a CET industry fellow and lecturer at the UC Berkeley College of Engineering. He has over 100 patents issued and pending and has co-authored over 25 scientific, peer-reviewed papers. For eleven years, he worked at Nortel Research Labs, where he created and chaired Nortel Networks’ EDN Patent Committee. As principal investigator, he led three US Department of Defense (DARPA) data networking research projects.

Dr. Lavian also consults in communications technologies including the following:

  • Network Communications and Telecommunications
  • Internet Protocols, TCP/IP
  • Wireless and Mobile Devices
  • Internet Software Technologies
  • Routing Switching, Routing Protocols