kc claffy

Kc Claffy

Pioneering the field of Internet measurement and analysis, Kimberly (“kc”) Claffy has helped the global scientific research community better understand the Internet and how it is used. In addition to conducting her own research, she has developed infrastructure and methodologies for large-scale Internet data collection, analysis and distribution around the world. In 1992, Claffy published the first of many papers on Internet traffic measurement and analysis, and in 1997, founded the Center for Applied Data Analysis (CAIDA) at the University of California’s San Diego Supercomputer Center. Read her full bio here.