Charles E. Perkins is a Research Fellow at Nokia Research Center,
investigating mobile wireless networking and dynamic configuration
protocols. He is the editor for several ACM and IEEE journals
for areas related to wireless networking. He is serving as document
editor for the mobile-IP working group of the Internet Engineering Task
Force (IETF), and is author or co-author of standards-track documents
in the mobileip, svrloc, dhc (Dynamic Host Configuration) and IPng working
groups. Charles has served on the Internet Architecture Board (IAB) of
the IETF and on various committees for the National Research Council.
He is also associate editor for Mobile Communications and Computing
Review, the official publication of ACM SIGMOBILE, and is on the
editorial staff for IEEE Internet Computing magazine. Charles
has authored a book on Mobile IP, and has published a number of papers
and award winning articles in the areas of mobile networking, ad-hoc
networking, route optimization for mobile networking, resource discovery,
and automatic configuration for mobile computers.