Bernard Cousin, since 1992, is a Professor of Computer Science at the University of Rennes 1, in France. Bernard Cousin received, in 1987, his PhD degree in computer science from the University of Paris 6. Between 1985 and 1992, he has been successively Assistant Professor at University of Paris 6 and Associate Professor at University of Bordeaux 1.
Currently, he is at the head of a research group on On Advanced Networking. He is, member of IRISA (a CNRS-University joint research laboratory located at Rennes in France). He has co-authored 150+ papers published in international journals and conferences.
His research interests include next generation Internet, green networking, all-optical networks, wireless networks, dependable networking, high speed networks, traffic engineering, multicast routing, network QoS management, network security and multimedia distributed applications.