Prospective PhD/post-doc applicants: I am willing to supervise new students with an interest for performance enginering, reliability analysis, resource management, or Markov modelling (e.g., CTMCs, MDPs, MMPPs, …). My team offers a lively and friendly environment to carry out postgraduate studies. Feel free to contact me if you wish to discuss opportunities or alternatively apply directly for PhD indicating me as a potential PhD supervisor.
Departmental PhD scholarships are available for prospective PhD students, check out the application deadlines. I am also interested to sponsor prospective applicants for Marie-Curie actions, EPSRC postdoctoral fellowships, and the Imperial College Research Fellowship.
Projects: My ongoing and recent projects are in the area of software engineering for cloud applications, where my team’s research is applied to both system design (e.g., architectural optimization) and resource management (e.g., autoscaling, load-balancing). I am currently coordinating RADON (2019-21), a large collaborative project on serverless computing and Function-as-a-Service (FaaS). I also co-maintain a number of modelling tools for queueing theory and Markov processes, such as JMT, LINE, and KPC-Toolbox.
PhD admissions: for general inquiries related to PhD admissions in our department, please contact the PhD programme administrator, Dr Amani El-Kholy.