BU Systems (BU♺S) Seminar (Fall 2021)

Join us Fridays from 12-1PM, October 8 – December 17, 2021 for the BU Systems Seminar

In Person: Hariri Institute for Computing and Computational Science and Engineering, 111 Cummington Mall, Room 157 (MCS157)

Zoom: Click here to join via Zoom

The BU Systems Seminar seeks to bring together systems researchers in academia and industry in a forum for discussing design, implementation, analysis and applications of computer systems at various scales. Researchers are invited to present their own work or other significant efforts at the state of the art in operating, distributing, and networking systems and system architectures, of the type typically presented at conferences such as SOSPOSDINDSSUSENIX Security, and NSDI.

Lunch will be provided

Contact: Ari Trachtenberg, Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering

Schedule (check back regularly for speaker updates)

  • October 8: Ari Trachtenberg (BU), Some big problems of simple systems, Abstract and Bio
  • October 15: Udit Gupta (Harvard & Facebook), Designing Specialized Systems for Deep Learning-based Personalized Recommendation, Abstract and Bio
  • October 22: Mert Tosali (BU – Ayse Coskun’s group), Iter8: Online Experimentation in the Cloud, Abstract and Bio
  • October 29: Novak Boskov (BU – Ari Trachtenberg’s group), GenSync: A Unified Framework for Optimizing Data Reconciliation, Abstract and Bio
  • November 19: Anthony Byrne (BU – Ayse Coskun’s group), MicroFaaS: Energy-efficient Serverless on Bare-metal Single-board Computers, Abstract and Bio
  • December 3: John Liagouris, Secrecy: Secure collaborative analytics on secret-shared data, Abstract and Bio
  • December 10: Alan (Zaoxing) Liu, Abstract and Bio forthcoming
  • December 17: Ali Raza (Orran Krieger’s group), Unikernel Linux, Abstract and Bio forthcoming