Priscila Solis Barreto

Professor, Computer Science Department, University of Brasília, Brazil

Priscila Solis Barreto is professsor at the Computer Science Department, University of Brasília.

From May/2002 until March/2007, she was a doctoral candidate at the University of Brasília, Department of Electrical Engineering. Her doctoral thesis subject was traffic characterization in multimedia networks.

In 2000, she finished her master studies at the Federal University of Goiás, School of Electrical Engineering. Her master thesis subject was in traffic prediction for ATM networks.

Priscila worked for several years as a Computer Science Technician and Consultant, developing projects and software for different entities, such as Terra Networks, DR Sistemas and CIAT-BID. She  was also a professor at the Catholic University of Goiás for several years.

After her undergraduate studies, Priscila had a scholarship to work as a researcher, for one year, in the DIST (Dipartamento de Informática, Sistemística e Telemática), at the University of Genova, Italy.

Her undergraduate studies were made at the Faculty of Engineering in Computer Science, University Francisco Marroquin, in Guatemala City, Guatemala.

Currently, Priscila continues her research at the COMNET Lab within the LARF Research Group. Her main research interests are multimedia traffic models, network performance, network planning and traffic engineering. Priscila is also interested in the development of software tools for simulation. Another recent topic she’d began to work is Future Internet and Trust and Security in Wireless Networks.