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Ivan Rodero

Associate Director, Associate Research Professor, Rutgers Discovery Informatics Institute

Ivan Rodero is Associate Director and Associate Research Professor at the Rutgers Discovery Informatics Institute (RDI2) at Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey. He has extensive experience in cyber-infrastructure projects and related research spanning European-wide and US Federal funded projects, including leadership roles in constructing and operating the cyberinfrastructure for large science facilities such as the NSF Ocean Observatories Initiative (OOI) and research platforms such as the Virtual Data Collaboratory (VDC).

His research interests fall in the broad area of parallel and distributed computing and include high performance computing, energy efficiency, cloud computing and big data systems. His current research addresses new cyber-infrastructure models and aims at enabling the scalability and energy efficiency of next generation cyber-infrastructure including software-defined infrastructure co-design for big data analytics. He has received various awards for his research and publications, including the IEEE TCSC Young Achievers in Scalable Computing Award. He is senior member of IEEE, and member of ACM and AAAS.

Ivan has co-authored a large number of technical publications and serves on the editorial boards and organizing committees of a number of journals and international conferences and workshops. He has also served as a panelist for NSF and other national and international funding agencies, and regularly reviews technical articles for journals and conferences.

He received his MS and PhD degrees from Technical University of Catalonia – Barcelona Tech. Before joining Rutgers he was permanent researcher at Barcelona Supercomputing Center and research intern at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center.

SESSION

Cyberinfrastructure for Facilities
Tuesday, May 1, 2018 – 3:00 – 4:30 pm
This interactive session will cover (1) findings and reports from the 2017 Workshop on Cyberinfrastructure (CI) for Large Facilities, (2) updates on the NSF Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure, and (3) defining expectations/best practices for CI in large facility projects.

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