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.


New Postdoc Position

Our Popcorn Linux project is recruiting an OS postdoc position. Details are here.

Thomas Lazor and Alexander Sung selected as NREIP Interns

Our undergraduate students, Thomas Lazor and Alexander Sun have been selected for the 2015 Naval Research Enterprise Internship Program. Thomas will be working at the Naval Surface Warfare Center Dahlgren and Alex will be working at the Naval Research Lab. Congratulations guys!

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!

Selected Publications