Active Alert: Classes canceled rest of today and tomorrow

B-ALERT:Due to forecast, all classes effective 4:30pm today Nov 25 are canceled. There will be no classes Wednesday Nov 26. Adjust travel plans accordingly.

Alert updated: Tuesday, November 25, 2014 3:50 PM


Victor Skormin

Distinguished Service Professor

PhD - Moscow Institute of Steel and Alloys, Moscow, Russia

Office Location: ES-2316
(607) 777-4013


Research/Teaching Focus:  (Video)

Modern control theory and applications (motion control, pointing-acquisition-tracking systems in laser communication, novel robotics-based gimbals systems, high-performance hybrid laser positioning systems); computer network/information security (biological approach to system information security, detection of self-replication in malicious codes, immunocomputing); mathematical modeling and system optimization; technical diagnostics system

Skormin receives NSF grant to open BU laser communications lab

Watson Research Awards 2013-2014:
Dr. Victor Skormin, Research Support for Bolashak Program, JSC Center for
International Programs.

Professor Skormin has published many books related to his discipline.



Unmasking hacking

Professor Skormin researches patterns in computer-system activity in order to detect attacks before they happen.



Computer engineer devises novel way to detect hackers

Professor Skormin's doctoral student, Patricia Moat, researches innovative methods for detecting hackers.

Last Updated: 10/3/14