Ahsan Javed Awan
I am Dr. Ahsan J. Awan. I was Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctoral Fellow at KTH, Sweden and UPC, Spain. I worked on "Architecture Support for Big Data" under the joint supervision of Prof. Mats Brorsson, Assoc. Prof. Vladimir Vlassov and Prof. Eduard Ayguade.
I was a visiting researcher at Barcelona Super Computing Center, Spain. Prior joining KTH, I worked as a Lecturer at National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST), Pakistan. I hold an Erasmus Mundus Joint Masters Degree in Embedded Computing Systems from TU Kaiserslautern, Germany, University of Southampton, UK and NTNU, Norway and a B.E degree in Mechatronics Engineering from NUST, Pakistan.
Check out the blog about my work by OpenPowerFoundation!
I defended successfully my thesis titled, "Performance Characterization and Optimization of In-Memory Data Analytics on a Scale-up Server" on Dec 15, 2017. The grading committee comprises Prof. Babak Falsafi, (EPFL, Switzerland), Prof. Avi Mendelson, (Technion, Israel) and Prof. Dimitrios Nikopolous (Queen's University of Belfast, UK), voted for Cum Laude Distinction
Currently, I am a Senior Researcher at the Department of Cloud Systems and Platforms, Ericsson Research, Sweden.