Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Name: Brian E. Carpenter
- British Internet engineer and former chair of the IETF (Internet Engineering Task Force).
- Wrote software for process control systems at CERN (European Organization for Nuclear Research).
- Led the networking group at CERN (1985-1996).
- Worked with Tim Berners-Lee and Robert Cailliau (inventors of the World Wide Web) while at CERN.
- Worked on Internet Standards and Technology while at IBM.
- Research interests are focused on Internet infrastructure issues including routing and addressing.
- Network Geeks: How They Built the Internet (2013).
Honors and awards
- Served as a Trustee of the Internet Society.