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Roberto Palmieri

Department: Computer Science and Engineering

Position: Assistant Professor

Address: Packard Lab 204B
19 Memorial Drive West
Bethlehem, PA 18015
(610) 758-3623


Areas of Research

  • Concurrency
  • Synchronization
  • Distributed Computing
  • Distributed Systems
  • Software and Hardware Transactional Memory Technology

Profile

Roberto Palmieri is an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at Lehigh University. Previously, he was a Research Assistant Professor at Virginia Tech, associated with the Systems Software Research Group, where he led the HyFlow project.

Palmiere's research interests focus on different aspects of concurrency, synchronization, distributed computing, and distributed systems, spanning from theory to practice. He is passionate about designing and implementing synchronization protocols optimized for a wide range of deployments, from multicore architectures to cluster-scale and geo-distributed infrastructures. Software and Hardware Transactional Memory technology is one of his preferred areas of research.

Education

  • Ph.D., Computer Engineering, University of Rome, 2012
  • M.S., Computer Engineering, University of Rome, 2008
  • B.S., Computer Engineering, University of Rome, 2006