Department of Mathematics & Computer Science
Meet Robert Schaefer
M.S. Computer Science, Boston University
B.S. Electrical & Computer Engineering, Clarkson University
- distributed processing
- embedded processing
- systems integration
In addition to teaching, Mr. Schaefer works as a Research Engineer at MIT developing software/hardware infrastructure improvements for the MIT Haystack Observatory. At Lockheed Martin Sanders, he managed systems integration for the F22 and F35 jet fighters' onboard computers. Additionally, Mr. Schaefer served as principal software engineer at Analytyx on the Large Angle and Spectrometric COronagraph (LASCO) instrument, one of 11 instruments included on the joint NASA/ESA Solar and Heliospheric Observatory (SOHO).
- Schaefer, Robert. "Pathologies of Compliance: Industrial Disease." ACM Sigsoft Software Engineering Notes 40.1 (2015): 5-7.
- Schaefer, Robert, "Software management: reification, institutionalization and 'too big to succeed'." ACM Sigsoft Software Engineering Notes 39.4 (2014): 9-11.
- Computer Architecture
- Software Engineering
- Professional Seminar