Shoaib Akram

Registered user since Tue 26 Apr 2016

Name: Shoaib Akram

Bio: Shoaib Akram is a Ph.D. candidate at Ghent University in Belgium. He has an M.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology in Pakistan. His research focuses on the intersection of programming languages, system software, and computer architecture. His current research investigates software approaches to ease the adoption of emerging memory technologies. His recent research also explores the potential of language runtimes in abstracting the complexity of heterogeneous hardware.

Country: Belgium

Affiliation: Ghent University

Personal website: http://users.elis.ugent.be/~sakram/index.html

Research interests: Computer Architecture, Performance Modeling, Performance Evaluation, Managed Applications

Contributions

VMIL 2019Committee Member in Program Committee within the VMIL 2019-track
ISMM 2019PC Member in Program Committee
PASS'19Committee Member in Program Committee within the PASS'19 (Canceled)-track
MoreVMs'19Session Chair of Programming Across the System Stack (part of MoreVMs'19)
Author of To expose, or not to expose, hardware heterogeneity to runtimes! within the MoreVMs'19-track
PLDI 2019Student Volunteer Co-Chair in Organizing Committee
PASS 2018Author of Managing Hybrid Memories by Predicting Object Write Intensity within the PASS 2018-track
Committee Member in Program Committee within the PASS 2018-track
PASS 2017Author of Managed Language Runtimes on Heterogeneous Hardware: Optimizations for Performance, Efficiency and Lifetime Improvement within the PASS 2017-track
PLDI 2018Author of Write-Rationing Garbage Collection for Hybrid Memories within the PLDI Research Papers-track
Committee Member in Artifact Evaluation Committee
SPLASH 2017Committee Member in Artifact Evaluation Committee within the OOPSLA Artifacts-track
SPLASH 2016Programme Committee in Program Committee within the OOPSLA Artifacts-track