Carl Nuzman received Bachelors degrees in Electrical Engineering and Mathematics at the University in Maryland College Park in 1996, and a Ph. D. in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University in 2000. He is currently a Distinguished Member of Technical Staff, and Group Leader of the Communications and Signal Processing Group, Enabling Computing Technologies Research Domain at Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, located in Murray Hill, New Jersey.
Since joining Bell Labs in 2000, he has performed basic research in fields of probability, optimization, and dynamical systems. He also has performed research with applications to optical networking, optical devices, micro electro-mechanical systems, power control, traffic modeling, and digital subscriber line systems. He holds ten patents, with fifteen patents pending. He is a member of the IEEE and of the Optical Society of America.