Short bio. Salvatore Dipietro is a thrid year PhD student at the Imperial College of London. His intersts include performance modeling and prediction of distributed applications and in particular NoSQL databases. He previously earned a master in advance computing research and a master in Computer security and Forensic. He also worked in industries for some years as Cloud consultant and Linux system administrator.[+] more
Short bio. Alim is currently doing his PhD. at Imperial College London, under the supervision of Dr. Giuliano Casale. He completed M.Sc. in Software Engineering from Institute of Information
Technology (IIT), University of Dhaka (DU), with thesis on Adaptive Software Performance Testing. He received his bachelor’s degree in Information Technology (major in software engineering) from the same institute.His current research focuses on software performance engineering using stochastic process modeling and machine learning.[+] more
Short bio. Lulai Zhu obtained a BEng and an MEng in Measurement Technology and Instruments from Sichuan University, China, in 2008 and 2011 respectively. After that, he joined Emerson Network Power and had been working as a software test engineer for four years. He received in 2016 an MSc in Computing Science from Imperial College London, UK, and is now a doctoral student in the Department of Computing under the supervision of Dr. Giuliano Casale. His PhD study aims to contribute analytical methods for solving performance models such as queueing networks and Petri nets, with a particular focus on fluid approximation. He recently worked as a research assistant in the DICE project on performance modeling and simulation, and would play a similar role in the RADON project on architectural decomposition and optimization. He is also an active maintainer of the well-known JMT suite.