Matthew Nance-Hall

Oregon Networking Research Group
Computer and Information Science
University of Oregon
Deschutes Hall
1477 E 13th Ave
Eugene, Oregon
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Optical Topology Programming: Foundations, Measurements, and Applications
Matthew Henry Hall
University of Oregon Doctoral Dissertation, 2024
[Dissertation] [Slides]

Analyzing the Benefits of Optical Topology Programming for Mitigating Link-flood DDoS Attacks
Matthew Nance-Hall, Zaoxing Liu, Vyas Sekar, Ramakrishnan Durairajan
(to appear) In IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC), 2024.


Improving Scalability in Traffic Engineering via Optical Topology Programming
Matthew Nance-Hall, Paul Barford, Klaus-Tycho Foerster, Ramakrishnan Durairajan
In IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management (TNSM), November 2023.


Demonstration of Cloud-Based Streaming Telemetry Processing for Optical Network Monitoring
Jesse E. Simsarian, Gurudutt Hosangadi, Wolfgang Van Raemdonck, Jurgen Gripp, Matthew Nance Hall, Jiakai Yu, Theodore Sizer
In proceedings of 47th European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC’21), Bordeaux, France, September 2021.

Are WANs Ready for Optical Topology Programming?
Matthew Nance Hall, Paul Barford, Klaus-Tycho Foerster, Manya Ghobadi, William Jensen, Ramakrishnan Durairajan
In proceedings of 3nd Workshop on Optical Systems (OptSys’21) co-located with (ACM SIGCOMM’21), Remote, August 2021.

A Survey of Reconfigurable Optical Networks
Matthew Nance Hall, Klaus-Tycho Foerster, Stefan Schmid, and Ramakrishnan Durairajan
In Elsevier Optical Switching and Networking (OSN), 41 (2021) 100621.


Stream Processing for Optical Network Monitoring with Streaming Telemetry and Video Analytics
Jesse E. Simsarian, Matthew Nance Hall, Gurudutt Hosangadi, Jurgen Gripp, Wolfgang Van Raemdonck, Jiakai Yu, and Tod Sizer
In Proceedings of 46th European Conference on Optical Communication (ECOC’20), Brussels, Belgium, December 2020.

Bridging the Optical-Packet Network Chasm via Secure Enclaves (Extended abstract)
Matthew Nance Hall and Ramakrishnan Durairajan
In 2nd Workshop on Optical Systems (OptSys’20) co-located with ACM SIGCOMM’20, New York, USA, August 2020.

Fighting Fire with Light: Tackling Extreme Terabit DDoS Using Programmable Optics
Matthew Nance Hall, Guyue Liu, Ramakrishnan Durairajan, and Vyas Sekar
In Proceedings of 1st Workshop on Secure and Programmable Network Infrastructure (SPIN’20) co-located with ACM SIGCOMM’20, New York, USA, August 2020.

Characteristics of Metro Fiber Deployments in the US
Sathiya Kumaran Mani, Matthew Nance Hall, Ramakrishnan Durairajan, and Paul Barford
In Proceedings of Network Traffic Measurement and Analysis (TMA’20), Berlin, Germany, June 2020.


A Compressed Sensing Approach to Taming the Internet Measurement Data Deluge (Poster)
Matt Hall, Joel Sommers, and Ramakrishnan Durairajan
In Proceedings of ACM IMC’18, Boston, USA, November 2018.

vFiber: Virtualizing Unused Optical Fibers (Extended Abstract)
Matt Hall, Vijay Chidambaram, and Ramakrishnan Durairajan
In Proceedings of USENIX NSDI’18, Renton, WA, USA, April 2018.


High-performance supercomputing on a budget
Matthew Hall, Canyon Robins, Ken Owens, Jacob Nowatzke, Tim Lauck, and Laurel E. Smith.
In Proceedings of Consortium for Computing Sciences in Colleges: South West Regional Conference CCSC:SW 32, no. 4 (2017): 86-92.