Student opportunities

If you are a student and would like to join our team, and do some quality and interesting research, please contact me and provide some information about yourself. I'll be happy to discuss with you how can you contribute to the team research plan.

MSc (MEI) topics for 2012/13.

Short Bio

João Lourenço received his doctoral degree from the Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal, in 2004, where he holds a position as Assistant Professor in the Computer Science Department.  He is integrated member of the NOVA LINCS Research Center proposal, currently member of the CITI Research center. He is  a member of the advisory board of the Euro-Par Conference Series, a member of the Management Committee of the Euro-TM COST action, and a member of the steering committee of the International Conference on Multicore Software Engineering, Performance, and Tools.  In the past he was a member of the steering committee of the PADTAD Workshop Series. His primary research interests are in in-memory data management, and static and dynamic program analysis for anomaly detection in concurrent programs.  During his sabbatical leave in 2011-12, he spent three months at the IBM Research Laboratory in Haifa, Israel, in Dr. Eitan Farchi's group.  Recently he received a Distinguished Paper Award in Euro-Par 2012 and the Best paper Award at HVC 2012.

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ACM Computing Classification System research interests

(D.1.3) Programming Techniques — Concurrent Programming;
(D.2.2) Software Engineering — Design Tools and Techniques; 
(D.2.4) Software Engineering — Software/Program Verification; 
(D.2.5) Software Engineering — Testing and Debugging; 
(D.4.1) Operating Systems — Concurrency Management; 
(F.3.2) Logics and Meanings of Programs — Semantics of Programming Languages; 
(D.2.4) Parallel Databases; 
(K.3) Computers and Education.