Eric Rosenberg

Eric Rosenberg

Visiting Professor

Industrial and Systems Engineering

Office:CORE Building, Room 212
Office Hours: By Appointment


Ph.D. in Operations Research, Stanford University, Stanford, California

B.A. in Mathematics, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio


• AT&T Labs President’s Excellence Award (2012)

• Distinguished Member of Technical Staff Award from AT&T Bell Labs (1987)

Research Interests

Network design and analysis, fractals, telecommunications networks, capacity planning, facility location, routing in networks, nonlinear optimization, convex optimization

Selected Publications

• book: A Survey of Fractal Dimensions of Networks (Springer, New York, 2018)

• book: A Primer of Multicast Routing (Springer, New York, 2012) book review:

Inventor or co-inventor of 17 patents issued by U.S. Patent Office

E. Rosenberg, “Generalized Hausdorff Dimensions of a Complex Network,” Physica A, Vol. 511 (2018) pp. 1-17

E. Rosenberg, “Maximal Entropy Coverings and the Information Dimension of a Complex Network,” Physics Letters A, Vol. 381 (2017) pp. 574-580

E. Rosenberg and J. Uttaro, "A Fast Re-Route Method," IEEE Communications Letters, Vol. 17 (2013), pp. 1656-1659 

E. Rosenberg, "Calculating Bandwidth Overbooking for Statistically Multiplexed Traffic," Journal of Interconnection Networks, Vol. 14 (2013) 1350005

E. Rosenberg, "The Complexity of Routing in Hierarchical PNNI Networks," Optimization and Engineering, Vol. 11 (2010), pp. 277-302.

E. Rosenberg, “Minimizing Hierarchical Routing Error,” Computer Networks, Vol. 53 (2009), pp. 1926-1938.

E. Rosenberg, “Hierarchical Topological Network Design,” IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking 13, Vol. (2005) pp. 1402-1409.

E. Rosenberg, “Capacity Requirements for Node and Arc Survivable Networks,” Telecommunications Systems, Vol. 20 (2002) pp. 107-131.

E. Rosenberg and A. Gleit, “Quantitative Techniques in Credit Management: A Survey,” Operations Research, Vol. 42 (1994) pp. 589-613.

E. Rosenberg, “A Geometrically Convergent Subgradient Optimization Method for Nonlinearly Constrained Convex Programming,” Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 13 (1988) pp. 512-523.

J.G. Klincewicz, H. Luss, and E. Rosenberg, “Optimal and Heuristic Algorithms for Multiproduct Uncapacitated Facility Location,” European Journal of Operations Research, Vol. 26 (1986) pp. 251-258.