Dr. Ludmila Cherkasova is a principal scientist at Hewlett Packard Labs, Palo Alto, USA. Her current research interests are in developing quantitative methods for the analysis, design, and management of concurrent and distributed systems (such as emerging systems for "Big Data" processing, internet and media applications, virtualized environments, and next generation data centers). Dr. Cherkasova has initiated, managed and led to success multiple R&D projects. She is the ACM Distinguished Scientist. She has authored over 70 referred publications and more than 65 patent applications. Her most recent works were on the design of new technologies for efficient management, capacity planning of internet and enterprise systems with emphasis on performance and scalability issues.
Most of my publications and patents are under my official name "Ludmila Cherkasova" while most of the professional activities are under my nick-name "Lucy Cherkasova".
- PC Chair of IEEE International Conference on Cloud Engineering (IC2E 2016), Berlin, Germany, April 4-8, 2016.
- The 7th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE'16), Delft, in The Netherlands, March 12-18, 2016.
- The IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS 2016), Istanbul, Turkey, April 25-29, 2016.
- PC Chair of 12th Intl. IEEE Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC 2015), Grenoble, France, July 7-10, 2015.
- 16th ACM/IFIP/USENIX Intl. Middleware Conference (Middleware 2015), Vancouver, Canada, December 8-11, 2015.
- The 11th IEEE/IFIP Intl Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM 2015), Barcelona, Spain, October 26-30, 2015.
- IFIP/IEEE Intl. Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM'2015), Ottawa, Canada, May 11-15, 2015.
- The 2nd IEEE International Workshop on Cloud Analytics (IWCA 2015), held in conjunction with IEEE Intl. Conference of Cloud Engineering (IC2E 2015), Tempe, AZ, USA, March 9-13, 2015.
- The 6th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE'15), Austin, TX, USA, Jan. 31-Feb 4, 2015.
- Some Past Conferences:
Middleware (PC Chair 2014, 2013,2012,2011, 2010 Industrial Track Chair, 2009), IC2E 2014, ICAC (2014, 2011),HotCloud 2014, SIGMETRICS(2013,2008,2006,2004), DSN(2013,2012,2011,2010,2008,2007), CLOUD(2014, 2013,2012,2011,2010,2009), ICPE (2013 Award Chair), CNSM(2014,2013,2012,2011,2010), ICDCS(2012,2011, 2010 Track Chair, 2004 Track Chair), QEST(2012 PC Chair, 2011,2005,2004), SoCC'2012, ARES'2011, SCC(2010,2008,2007,2006), HotMetrics'2010, EPEW(2010,2009,2008,2007), HotWeb'2008, ACM MM'2006, AAA-IDEA(2006,2005 PC Chair), WWW'2005, USENIX'2005, CEC(2005,2004,2003), AC(2005,2004), WWW'2004, WORLDS 2004, GlobeCom'2004, PerCom'2003, Web Engineering'2002(PC Chair), WECWIS(2002,2001,2000)...