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Univ. Prof. Dr.
Ivona Brandić
Institute of Information Systems Engineering
Vienna University of Technology
address:
Favoritenstr. 9-11
2nd floor
Room Nr. HC0205
1040 Vienna
Austria
email: ivona[at]ec.tuwien.ac.at
phone: +43 (1) 58801 188761
department secretary Ms. Wogowitsch: +43 (1) 58801 18808
fax: +43 (1) 58801 18899
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During the last years, my research agenda comprised the development of QoS methods for different generations of distributed systems like Grids, Web Services, Workflows, Clouds, Multi Clouds and Edge infrastructures. During my PhD I developed novel QoS mechanisms for scientific Grid workflows such as maxillo facial surgery simulation (eScience 2005). My visit to the University of Melbourne triggered my research on SLA guaranteeing in Clouds and later on energy efficient management of ultra-scale systems (FGCS 2009). My research style is systems based. In 2012, I devised strategies for the utilization of SLAs for delivering non-trivial QoS in Clouds (FGCS 2012). Later, I have utilized control theory for the energy efficient resource allocation in IaaS Clouds and I devised novel algorithms for the energy efficient deployment of ultra-scale applications in geographically distributed massive multi Clouds (TCC 2016a, TCC 2016b). The focus of my recent work is the utilization of probabilistic and statistical methods for energy efficient resource allocation in different near-real time systems such as Edge/Cloud systems (CCGrid 2018, SEC 2018).

Formal CV

Ivona Brandic is University Professor for High Performance Computing Systems at the Institute of Information Systems Engineering, Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien). In 2015 she was awarded FWF START prize, the highest Austrian award for early career researchers. Since 2016 she is member of the Young Academy of the Austrian Academy of Sciences.

From 2002 to 2007 she was Assistant Professor at the Department of Scientific Computing, University of Vienna. Form 2007 to 2014 she was Assistant Professor at the Institute of Information Systems, TU Vienna. From 2014 to 2015 she was Assistant Professor at the Institute for Software Technology and Interactive Systems. She received her PhD degree in 2007 and her venia docendi for practical computer science in 2013, both from Vienna University of Technology. From 2009 to 2012 she led the Austrian national FoSII (Foundations of Self-governing ICT Infrastructures) project funded by the Vienna Science and Technology Fund (WWTF). She was management committee member of the European Commission's COST Action on Energy Efficient Large Scale Distributed Systems and of the COST Action on Sustainable Ultrascale Computing (NESUS). From June to August 2008 she was visiting researcher at the University of Melbourne, Australia. I. Brandic was on the Editorial Board of IEEE Magazine on Cloud Computing and IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. Currently she is on the Editorial Board of IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing.

In 2011 she received the Distinguished Young Scientist Award from the Vienna University of Technology for her project on the Holistic Energy Efficient Hybrid Clouds. Her interests comprise virtualized HPC systems, energy efficient ultra-scale distributed systems, massive-scale data analytics, Cloud & workflow Quality of Service (QoS), and service-oriented distributed systems. She published more than 50 scientific journal, magazine and conference publications and she co-authored a text-book on federated and self-manageable Cloud infrastructures. I. Brandic co-authored European Union's Cloud Computing report paving the future research directions of the EU. She has been serving more than 50 program committees among others Supercomputing, CCGrid, EuroPar, and IPDPS. She was invited reviewer of more than 10 renowned international journals among others IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, IEEE Transactions on Service Computing, Future Generation Computer Systems, and IEEE Transactions on Computers. I. Brandic has been invited expert evaluator of the European Commission, French National Research Organization (ANR), National Science and Engineering Research Council Canada (NSERC), Netherlands Organization for Scientific Research (NWO), Australian Research Council (ARC), Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO), Ontario Research Fund, and Israel Science Foundation (ISF). In 2019 she chaired CHIST-ERA panel (ANR) on Smart Distribution of Computing in Dynamic Networks (SDCDN).

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