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Dr. Micah Beck

Associate Professor

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Contact Information

Mailing Address:
Min H. Kao Building, Room 433
1520 Middle Drive
Knoxville, TN 37996-2250
Office Phone: 865-974-3548
Office Fax: 865-974-5483

Areas of Interest

  • Parallel and distributed computing
  • Automatic program parallelization
  • Program development tools
  • Distributed and fault tolerant systems


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York,1992
  • M.S. in Computer Science, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, 1980
  • B.A. with honors in Mathematics & Computer Science, University of Wisconsin, Madison, 1979


Dr. Beck has been an active researcher in a number of areas of computer systems, including distributed operating systems, the theory of distributed computation, compilers, parallel computation, networking and storage.  He leads the Logistical Computing and Internetworking Laboratory.

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