Applications 1: Cloud Futures Workshop 2011

Date

June 2, 2011

Speaker

Barak Fishbain, Marty Humphrey, and Zhengchang Su

Affiliation

Cloud Futures 2010, University of North Carolina, University of Southern California

Overview

Randy Guthrie chairs this session of the Cloud Futures 2011 workshop.

  • Using the Cloud to Model and Manage Large Watershed Systems—Jon Goodall, University of South Carolina; Marty Humphrey, University of Virginia
  • Large-Scale Prediction of Transcription Factor Binding Sites for Gene Regulation using Cloud Computing—Zhengchang Su, University of North Carolina
  • University of Southern California, Clever Transportation Project (USC2T)—Barak Fishbain, University of Southern California

Speakers

Barak Fishbain, Marty Humphrey, and Zhengchang Su

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.