Shan Lin

Shan Lin
Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Affiliated to Department of Computer Science
College of Engineering and Applied Science
Stony Brook, NY 11794-2424
Office: 249 Light Engineering

(631) 632-8398
Shan.X.Lin [at]


Shan Lin is broadly interested in computer networks, distributed computing, networked information systems, sensor systems, and robotics.


Shan Lin joined  Stony Brook  University as an assistant professor in Aug 2014. Shan Lin​ was an assistant professor at Temple University since 2010. In May 2010, Shan Lin​ received my PhD in computer science working under the direction of Professor  at the Shan Lin​'s PhD dissertation is on Taming Networking Challenges with Feedback Control. Here is my .


Shan Lin's research is in the area of networked systems, with an emphasis on feedback control based design for cyber physical systems and sensor systems. Shan Lin works on wireless network protocols, interoperable medical devices, smart transportation systems, and intelligent sensing systems. 

Teaching Summary

ESE 543, ESE 343, ESE 670, CIS 2139, CIS 4350, CIS 8542