Systems Software Research Group


SSRG Word Cloud Welcome to the homepage of the Systems Software Research Group in the Bradley Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Virginia Tech. The group's general research areas include operating systems, concurrency, distributed systems, real-time systems, virtualization, run-times, compilers, and middleware. A cross-cutting goal is to understand how to build software systems -- broadly defined -- that are scalable, efficient, and reliable. Ongoing projects include transactional memory for multicores and distributed systems, scalable operating systems for multicores, automated concurrency refactoring, and real-time virtualization.


Popcorn's HotPower'15 paper selected as Best Paper for ACM OSR 12/15 publication

Popcorn Linux project's HotPower 2015 paper has been selected as one of the Best Papers for publication in ACM Operating Systems Review (OSR), December 2015. Congratulations Popcorn folks!

Antonio receives 2016 ONR YIP Award

Our Research Assistant Professor Dr. Antonio Barbalace has received the Office of Naval Research (ONR)'s Young Investigator Award. Congratulations Dr. Barbalace!

Christopher successfully defends MS thesis

Our direct PhD student, Christopher Jelesnianski, has successfully defended his MS thesis. Congratulations Chris!

Selected Publications