Mehmet Hadi Gunes

Associate Professor
Mehmet Gunes

Contact Information


  • Ph.D., Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas, 2008
  • M.S., Computer Science and Engineering, Southern Methodist University, 2004
  • B.S., Computer Science and Engineering, Isik University, Istanbul, Turkey, 2002
  • B.S., Electronics Engineering, Isik University, Istanbul, Turkey, 2002


Mehmet Hadi Gunes is currently an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Nevada, Reno. He received his M.S. degree from the Computer Science and Engineering Department of Southern Methodist University in 2004 and his Ph.D. degree from the Computer Science Department of the University of Texas at Dallas in 2008. His research has been funded by the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Justice. He has published over 50 papers at peer-reviewed journals and conference/workshop proceedings. He has served on the program committees of several international conferences and NSF panels.

Research interests

  • Communications: network protocols, health systems, smart grid communications
  • Complex networks: biological networks, social networks, information networks, graph data mining, network visualization
  • Internet measurements: Internet topology, Internet modeling, network sampling, synthetic graph generation
  • Network security: anonymizer technologies, communication privacy, secure cloud, smart grid security