Ali R. Butt

Associate Professor
Computer Science
and ECE (by courtesy)
COE Faculty Fellow
Virginia Tech

Bio


Ali received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Purdue University in 2006. Ali is a recipient of an NSF CAREER Award (2008), an IBM Faculty Award (2008), a VT College of Engineering (COE) Dean's award for "Outstanding New Assistant Professor" (2009), an IBM Shared University Research Award (2009), and NetApp Faculty Fellowships (2011, 2015). He was named a VT COE Faculty Fellow in 2013. Ali was an Academic Visitor at IBM Almaden Research Center (Summer 2012) and a Visiting Research Fellow at Queen's University of Belfast (Summer 2013). He has served as the Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (2013-present), Cluster Computing: The Journal of Networks, Software Tools and Applications (2013-present), and Sustainable Computing: Informatics and Systems (2010-2015). He was selected to participate in National Academy of Engineering's USFOE Symposium (2009), USJFOE (2012), NAS AA Symposium on Sensor Science (2015), and also as an organizer for the 2010 USFOE. Ali's research interests are in operating systems, distributed systems, file and storage systems, cloud computing, grid environments, peer-to-peer systems, and self-organizing systems. At Virginia Tech he leads the Distributed Systems & Storage Laboratory (DSSL).

News


All news

[Old News]

Teaching


Selected recent publications


[Full publication list]

Misc


Download MRPerf simulator

Note to applicants

Recent professional activities


Contact information


2202 Kraft Dr
Blacksburg, VA 24060

butta AATT cs.vt.edu

+1 540 231 0489