May 8, 2014


Moderator: Wenming Ye, Microsoft Research

  • Comparing Big Data and Simulation Applications and implications for software environments

    Geoffrey Fox, Indiana University
  • Experiences using Microsoft Azure to Analyze and Visualize Large-Scale Environmental Data

    Marty Humphrey, University of Virginia
  • Accelerating Data-Intensive Genomic Analysis in the Cloud

    Wuchun Feng, Virginia Tech


Marty Humphrey, Roger Barga, and Wuchun Feng

Marty A. Humphrey received the Bachelor of Science degree in electrical and computer engineering in 1986 and Master of Science degree in electrical and computer engineering in 1988 from Clarkson University, Potsdam, NY, and a PhD in computer science from the University of Massachusetts in 1996. From 1998 to the present, he has been with the Department of Computer Science at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA where he was first a Research Assistant Professor and is currently (2002-) an Assistant Professor. His areas of research include many aspects of Grid Computing, including security, programming models, performance, Grid testing, and Grid usability. He is active in the Global Grid Forum, where he recently completed a term on the GGF Steering Committee.