Milan Vojnovic is a senior researcher with Microsoft Research Cambridge. He is also an Affiliated Lecturer at the University of Cambridge with the Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics.
He received his Ph.D. in Communication Systems from EPFL, Switzerland, in 2003, and both M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Split, Croatia, in 1998 and 1995, respectively. He was a visiting researcher with Mathematics Research Center, Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey, in 2001.
His research interests are in the general space of algorithms, especially in the context of large-scale distributed systems and services, and incentives in online services.
He received IEEE IWQoS 2007 Best Student Paper Award with Shao Liu and Dinan Gunawardena for a work on congestion control protocols, ACM SIGMETRICS 2005 Best Paper Award with Laurent Massoulie for a work on performance of peer-to-peer file sharing systems, IEEE INFOCOM 2005 Best Paper Award with Jean-Yves Le Boudec for a work on random mobility models, and ITC-17 2001 Best Student Paper Award with Jean-Yves Le Boudec for a work on equation-based congestion control. He was awarded the 2010 ACM SIGMETRICS Rising Star Researcher and the 2005 ERCIM Cor Baayen Award.