Prof. Liam Murphy

I am a Full Professor in the School of Computer Science at University College Dublin, Ireland. I got my Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from the University of California, Berkeley in 1992. A few more details are in my brief bio and I have a LinkedIn profile.

You can email me at liam DOT murphy AT ucd DOT ie

You can find some information here on my Teaching, Editorial Boards & Programme Committees, Research, and External Examining.

Teaching:

        COMP20080: Computer Science for Engineers II (online access through CS Moodle only)

        Foundations of Computing (COMP30010) (online access through CS Moodle only)

        ASE: Performance of Distributed Systems (COMP40550) (online access through CS Moodle only)

        COMP40010: Performance of Computer Systems (online access through CS Moodle only)

Editorial Boards & Programme Committees:

  I am an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Broadcasting, which is one of the most cited journals in Telecommunications and features peer-reviewed papers on areas ranging from satellite and Internet broadcasting to traditional RF topics.

  I am an Associate Editor for the IET Electronics Letters, which is a peer-reviewed rapid-communication journal, which publishes short original research papers every two weeks on the latest developments in all electronic and electrical engineering related fields.

  I was an Associate Technical Editor for IEEE Communications Magazine 2008-2012, which is one of the most cited journals in Telecommunications and Electrical/Electronic Engineering and provides peer-reviewed information on all aspects of communications.

  I was an Editor for the IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials 2006-2012, an online journal published by the IEEE Communications Society for tutorials and surveys covering all aspects of the communications field.

  I was the Co-Editor (with Dr. Nicola Cranley) of a book, Wireless Multimedia: Quality of Service and Solutions, published by Idea Group Inc. in July 2008.

 

Current/recent International Conference responsibilities include:

              Member of the Technical Programme Committee for IEEE Globecom, the Global Communications Conference.

              Member of the Technical Programme Committee for IEEE ICC, the International Conference on Communications.

              Member of the Technical Programme Committee for the IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC).

              Member of the Technical Programme Committee for the ACM International Conference on Multimedia.

Research:

I help to run the Performance Engineering Laboratory (PEL) research group.

        To date, I have supervised/co-supervised 24 Ph.D. and 8 Research Masters students to graduation.

I was a director of crovan, a UCD/DCU campus company.

For many years I was an IBM Center for Advanced Studies (Dublin) Faculty Fellow.

A list of my research publications and profiles is here.

External Examining of Research Postgraduate students:

   Ph.D., September 2022, School of Computing, Technological University Dublin

   Ph.D., January 2019, School of Computing, Technological University Dublin

   Ph.D., May 2017, Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Trinity College Dublin

   Ph.D., June 2014, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London

   Ph.D., March 2014, Department of Information and Communication Technologies, Technical University of Cartagena, Spain

   Ph.D., September 2012, Department of Electronic Engineering, Cork Institute of Technology, Ireland

   Ph.D., March 2010, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London

   Ph.D., July 2008, Laboratoire de Reseaux et Systemes Multimedia, Universite d'Evry Val-d'Essonne, France

   Ph.D., June 2007, Centre For Quantifiable Quality of Service in Communication Systems, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Trondheim

  Ph.D., May 2006, School of Information Systems, Computing and Mathematics, Brunel University, U.K.

   Ph.D., November 2005, School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Queens University Belfast.

 

  M.Phil., January 2011, School of Electronic and Communications Engineering, Dublin Institute of Technology (Kevin St.), Ireland.

  M.Eng., November 2007, Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering, University of Limerick, Ireland.

  M.Phil., October 2005, School of Electronic and Communications Engineering, Dublin Institute of Technology (Kevin St.), Ireland.

  M.Eng., September 2005, Centre for Adaptive Wireless Systems, Cork Institute of Technology, Ireland.

 

External Examining of Taught Postgraduate/Undergraduate Programmes:

        School of Computing and Intelligent Systems, University of Ulster, Magee, Northern Ireland (2007-2011): PgDip/MSc: Computing & Intelligent Systems; Computing & Creative Technologies; Financial Services

        DCU Oscail (2010-2014): M.Sc. in Internet Systems; BSc in IT (Communications Technology strand)