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Mark D Corner

Position: Associate Professor
Office: CS330
Phone: (413) 545-3788
E-mail: mcorner [at] cs [dot] umass [dot] edu


Mobile and Pervasive Computing, Embedded Systems, Operating Systems, File Systems, Security.


Ph.D. Electrical Engineering: Systems, University of Michigan (2003); M.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia (1998); B.S. Electrical Engineering, University of Virginia (1998).

Professor Corner joined the College of Information and Computer Sciences at the University of Massachusetts as an Assistant Professor in 2003.


Professor Corner's research focuses on the performance, security, and usability of mobile computing systems. He has also made contributions in the areas of adaptive multimedia systems and broadband networking.

Awards & Activities

Professor Corner received an NSF CAREER award in 2005 and was appointed to DARPA's Computer Science Study Group in 2009. He received Best Paper awards at USENIX FAST, ACM Multimedia, and MobiCom. In addition, Prof. Corner was named a 2007-2008 Lilly Teaching Fellow.