Adam John Ferrari

Department of Computer Science
Olsson Hall, University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22903
 (804) 982 - 2042

Research Interests

Metacomputing, high-performance distributed computing, operating systems, security, experimental computer science


Ph.D., Computer Science, January, 1998
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia
Dissertation: Process State Capture and Recovery in High Performance Heterogeneous Distributed Computing Systems
Dissertation Advisor: Dr. Andrew Grimshaw

M.S., Computer Science, May, 1994
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
Thesis: An Object Oriented System for Network Concurrent Computing
Thesis Advisor: Dr. Vaidy Sunderam

B.A., Physics, May, 1991
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York



Journal Publications and Book Chapters

Conference Publications

Poster Presentations

Technical Reports

Professional Activities and Service

Publicly Available Software




ACM Transactions on Computer Systems
ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation
International Parallel Processing Symposium 12, 1998
The Hawaii International Conference on Systems Sciences, 1998
ACM/SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practices of Parallel Programming, 1997
IEEE High Performance Distributed Computing 5, 1996
IEEE Parallel and Distributed Computing Systems, 1996
The 6th Symposium on the Frontiers of Massively Parallel Computation, 1996
Heterogeneous Computing Workshop, 1996


Dr. Andrew S. Grimshaw
Department of Computer Science
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22903

 Dr. William A. Wulf
President, National Academy of Engineering
2101 Constitution Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20418

Dr. John A. Stankovic
Department of Computer Science
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA 22903

Dr. Vaidy S. Sunderam
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Emory University
1784 N. Decatur Rd. #100,
Atlanta, GA 30322 USA