Rui Meireles at the Museum of American History in Washington DC. Yes, I was young once. It is an old picture (2009)!

Rui Meireles

Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department, Vassar College

Teaching - Spring 2019

CMPU 102 - Data Structures and Algorithms (Vassar only)
Office hours: Mondays and Wednesdays, 12-2 PM

Past teaching at Vassar College

CMPU 102 - Data Structures and Algorithms
CMPU 224 - Computer Organization
CMPU 241 - Analysis of Algorithms


My research interests lie in the general areas of networking and distributed systems. My research is applied and experimental in nature. I design protocols, create prototypes and evaluate them in realistic environments. I have largely focused on Vehicular Ad-Hoc Networks up to this point. Vehicular networks wirelessly connect vehicles amongst themselves and with roadside infrastructure, with the goals of improving traffic safety and efficiency, as well as providing entertainment to passengers.


Google Scholar profile


Phone: (+1) 845-437-5986
Office: Sanders Physics 304
Mailing address: Vassar College Box 235
124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie NY, 12604, USA

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