Professor Mislove’s research concerns distributed systems and networks, with a focus on using social networks to solve systems problems. In particular, his research is focused on studying computer systems that enable communication among people, such as online social networks, and designing, building, deploying, and evaluating innovative systems of this kind.
Professor Mislove received his PhD from Rice University in 2009. Prior to joining Northeastern University, he spent was a researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Software Systems (MPI-SWS) in Saarbruecken, Germany. He received Masters and Bachelors degrees from Rice University, in 2005 and 2002, respectively.