Anita Nikolich Co-Directs $20 Million Internet Project


Anita Nikolich, cybersecurity research fellow with Illinois Tech’s Department of Computer Science, has been named co-director of the FABRIC project, which will test new architectures that could enable a faster, more secure internet. Illinois Tech is a partner in the $20 million National Science Foundation-funded project with several other universities. The project’s goal is to enable scientists to explore what a new internet could look like and to determine the internet architecture of the future.