Jonathan Turner is the Barbara J. and Jerome R. Cox, Jr. Professor of Computer Science at Washington University in St. Louis. His research interests include the design and analysis of high performance routers and switching systems, extensible communication networks and analysis of algorithms.
In 1994, he received the IEEE Koji Kobayashi Computers and Communications Award for his work on the design of multicast switching systems. He has been awarded more than 25 patents for his work in this area and has many widely cited publications.