Dr. Peyravi is Professor of Computer Science at Kent State University
. He worked as a Member of Technical Staff in Network Architecture Division at AT&T
Bell Laboratories. His research focuses on theoretical foundations of communication networks for various network systems including interconnection networks, wireless networks, sensor networks, optical networks, and the Internet. His research has been sponsored by NASA
Space Communication Division to study and evaluate the performance of multiple access control (MAC) protocols for Mars missions, by CAIDA
(Cooperative Association for Internet Data Analysis) to study traffic Internet traffic management and routing protocols, by the Internet2 Technology Evaluation Center (ITEC) to study traffic management for the next generation of IP networks, and recently by Cisco Systems
to establish a Cyber Security Lab at Kent State University.