Flavio Esposito, Ph.D.

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Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department

I obtained my Ph.D. in Computer Science from Boston University. My advisor was Ibrahim Matta.

I am currently a Research Sr. Software Engineer at Exegy Inc., and a Research Assistant Professor (by courtesy), in the Computer Science and IT Department at University of Missouri, Columbia.

My office at Exegy is located at 349 Marshall Ave. Suite 100, St. Louis, MO 63119.

Research interests

Most of my research centers on networked systems: network virtualization, network management, Software-Defined Networks (SDN), network architectures and wireless networks, e.g., VANETs or Delay-Tolerant Networks (DTNs).

In the past three years, I have been involved in Big Data problems including finance (at Exegy Inc. and e-commerce applications. In addition, I am working on robotic systems.

Short Bio

  • Since Aug 2015: Research Assistant Professor (by courtesy), Computer Science Dept. at Mizzou

  • Oct 2013 - July 2016: Member of the Advanced Technology Group at Exegy Inc.

  • May 2007 - Aug 2007: Eurecom Institute, Sophia Antipolis, France (Research Internship)

  • Jan 2006 - Oct 2006: Alcatel-Lucent, Florence, Italy – now Thales (Permanent Contract)

Teaching and Mentoring


  • Computer Networks CS455/CS655 (Spring 2008)

  • Introduction to Internet Technologies and Web Design CS103 (Spring 2009, Spring 2010, Fall 2010)

  • Introduction to Computer Science CS101 (Spring 2007)

  • Introduction to Computer Programming CS111 (Summer 2009)

Current Student Collaborators

Past Student Collaborators

Selected Service Activities

Organization and TPCs