Staff

Ewa Deelman, Ph.D.

Research Director

Ewa Deelman is a Research Director of the Science Automation Technologies group in the Advanced Systems Division at ISI and a Research Professor in the Dept of Computer Science at University of Southern California. Her main area of research is … Read More

Karan Vahi, M.S.

Computer Scientist

Karan Vahi is a Computer Scientist in the Science Automation Technologies group, at the Advanced Systems Division, ISI. He is the lead developer of Pegasus and is in charge of the core development. Karan has been working on Pegasus since … Read More

Mats Rynge

Computer Scientist

Mats Rynge is a computer scientist at the University of Southern California’s Information Sciences Institute. His research interests include distributed and high-performance computing. Mats has a BS in computer science from University of California, Los Angeles.

Rajiv Mayani, M.S.

Research Programmer II

Rajiv Mayani sarted out as a Directed Research student, progressing to a Student Worker and then finally full time programmer. He has been working as a full-time staff member since 2009 and works on various bioinformatics projects.

Rafael Ferreira da Silva, Ph.D.

Research Assistant Professor

Rafael Ferreira da Silva is a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at University of Southern California, and a Computer Scientist in the Science Automation Technologies group at the USC Information Sciences Institute. His research focuses on … Read More

 

Students

Ashwin Venkatesha

Student Worker (MS)

Ashwin is a Master’s student at University of Southern California, specializing in Data Informatics. He received his B.E from Visvesvaraya Institute of Technology, India. His research interests lie in the domain of predictive analytics.

George Papadimitriou

Graduate Student (Ph.D.)

George Papadimitriou is a PhD student at the University of Southern California. He received his BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens. His research interests lie within the intersection of Data Intensive Applications and … Read More

Tu Mai Anh Do

Graduate Student (Ph.D.)

Tu Do is a PhD student in computer science at USC Information Sciences Institute. He has received his BS from Ho Chi Minh City University of Technology (Vietnam) in 2016.

 

Visitors

 

Alumni

Suraj Pandey

Intern (MS)

Suraj is a Computer Science Masters Student at University of Hawaii at Manoa. His home country is Nepal and he did his undergraduate from Institute of Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Nepal. As a part of his research and thesis, he is … Read More

Samrat Jha

Intern

Samrat Jha is a computer engineering undergraduate student at the University of Maryland, College Park. He’s part of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Honors Program at Maryland where he has co-founded his start up Pinpointer. His interests include robotics, software development … Read More

Guilherme Gribeler

Intern

Guilherme Gribeler is a Computer Engineering undegraduate student at Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP) located in Campinas, Brazil. He studied at Florida Institute of Technology during the Fall semester of 2015 and the Spring semester of 2016 as a exchange … Read More

Gideon Juve

Computer Scientist

Gideon Juve was a Computer Scientist in the Science Automation Technologies group at the USC Information Sciences Institute. He received his BS, MS and PhD degrees in Computer Science from USC in 2004, 2008, and 2012. His research focused on … Read More

Rosa Filgueira

Visiting Researcher

Rosa Filgueira is a Computer Scientist in the Data-Intensive research group at the University of Edinburgh, UK. She completed her PhD at the Computer Science department of University Carlos III in Madrid in 2010, and since then she has been … Read More

Saloni Pryia

Graduate Student (MS)

Saloni was a graduate student at USC working with the group since Fall 2015. As part of her research, she was working on data analysis and visualization on job scheduling and I/O traces collected from the Mira Supercomputer at ALCF.

Hassan Nawaz

Graduate Student (Ph.D.)

Hassan Nawaz was a graduate student working in the Pegasus group with Cloud storage.

Stephan Schlagkamp

Visiting Graduate Student (Ph.D.)

Stephan Schlagkamp is a Computer Scientist in the research training group “Discrete Optimization of Technical Systems under Uncertainty” funded by the German Research Foundation. He received his M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Computer Science from TU Dortmund University, Germany, in 2014 … Read More

Dariusz Król

Postdoctoral Scholar

Dariusz Król was a postdoctoral scholar with the Pegasus group at the USC Information Sciences Institute from July 2014 – November 2015 . He is currently, a research assistant at University of Science and Technology in Krakow, Poland, where he … Read More

Donald Briggs

Graduate Student (MS)

Donald Briggs is a graduate student working in the Pegasus group. He works on a AngularJS front-end and Flask back-end web application so clients can run and monitor multiple instances of Pegasus workflows

Weiwei Chen

Graduate Student (Ph.D.)

Weiwei Chen was a Phd student in the Science Automation Technologies group at the USC Information Sciences Institute. He received his BS from Tsinghua University (China) in 2009 and his MS from USC in 2012. His research focuses on workflow … Read More

Sepideh Azarnoosh

Graduate Student (MS)

Sepideh is a master’s student in the Computer Science department at The University of Southern California. She contributed to the Precip project during her time with the Science Automation Technologies group. For more information, please visit http://www-scf.usc.edu/~azarnoos

Sudarshan Srinivasan

Intern

Sudarshan participated in the 2013 Viterbi-India summer research program. His project focused on developing new cleanup algorithms for workflow scheduling in storage-constrained environments.

Gaurang Mehta

Research Developer

Gaurang Mehta was a Research Software Developer in the Collaborative Computing Group, at the Advanced Systems Division, ISI. He worked on Pegasus development and other Workflow and Grid related technolgies from 2001-2012. His most recent work focused on Integrating Bioinformatics … Read More

Rohit Agarwal

Intern

Rohit participated in the 2012 Viterbi-India summer research program. His project focused on optimizing data management for scientific workflows in the cloud.

Jens Voeckler

Developer

Jens worked on the Page and FutureGrid Projects in addition to Pegasus. With a deep knowledge of all things C, Perl and Unix he is never shy at throwing the RFC’s or W. Richard Stevens “Advanced Programming in the Unix … Read More

Fabio Silva

Research Developer

Fabio is a Research developer with extensive background in Networks and Sensor technology. He worked on integrating Pegasus Workflows with sensors to deploy workflow technologies in the field. He has been working with various projects at ISI since 1999. He … Read More

Prasanth Thomas

Programmer (MS)

Prasanth started out as a Student worker at ISI, progressing to being a fulltime Programmer spending 3 years from 2009-2011 at ISI. An excellent progammer he is now employed at Yahoo.

Erin Griffiths

Undergratuate Student

Karan Seth

Graduate Student (MS)

Jay Pavagadhi

Graduate Student (MS)

Raphael Bolze

Post Doctoral Research Associate

Raphael Bolze was a Post Doctoral Resarch Associate at the Collaborative Computing Group from 2009-2010. He is currently employed as a Manager with a Capgemini  subsidiary  Sogeti in Grenoble, France

Rubing Duan

Post Doctoral Research Associate

Rubing Duan was a Post Doctoral Resarch Associate at the Collaborative Computing Group from 2009-2010

Atul Kumar

Graduate Student (MS)

Currently working at A9

Srikalyan Chandrashekhar

Graduate Student (MS)

Currently working at Oracle

Tina Hoffa

Undergratuate Student

Gurmeet Singh

Graduate Student (Ph.D.)

Gurmeet Singh was a Doctoral student in the Computer Science department at University of Southern California. Gurmeet’s primary research interests are in the areas of Metadata Catalog Services, and workflow scheduling. He Graduated in 2008 and now works at NetApp, … Read More

Arun Ramakrishnan

Graduate Student (MS)

Tsai Ming Tseng

Graduate Student (MS)

Saurabh Khurana

Graduate Student (MS)

Currently working at Symantec, Los Angeles

Jaskaran Singh

Graduate Student (MS)

Currently working at Microsoft, Seattle

Sonal Patil

Graduate Student (MS)

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