Ronald H. Willens (BS '53 Physics, MS '54 Mechanical Engineering, PhD '61 Engineering Science)

2018 Distinguished Alumni

Ronald H. Willens

(BS '53 Physics, MS '54 Mechanical Engineering, PhD '61 Engineering Science)

Retired

For his innovative and revolutionary contributions to advanced internet connectivity and telecommunications. He pioneered the Remote Authentication Dial-in User Service (RADIUS) as an access server authentication and accounting protocol, which was adapted by the Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) standards.

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Distinguished Alumnus Ronald H. Willens (BS '53, MS '54, PhD '61)