Post-doc position on Real-Time kernel mechanisms

LOCATION: RETIS Lab of the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna, Pisa, Italy

REFERENCE: Dr. Mauro Marinoni ( http://retis.sssup.it/people/nino/ )

TOPIC: Analysis and development of real-time scheduling algorithms in the Linux OS for parallel applications with Big Data

DESCRIPTION: The position is in the context of the JUNIPER EU project ( http://www.juniper-project.org ) and focuses on the analysis and development of kernel mechanisms for the Linux OS able to provide real-time capabilities in massively parallel execution environments. A particular aspect of the work concerns hierarchical systems and virtualization frameworks to provide reservations for computation and storage resources.

REQUIRED EXPERTISE: Operating Systems, Real-time Scheduling, Linux kernel, ...

DURATION: 12 months (extendable)

DEADLINES: Application: September 15, 2014 - Oral Examination: September 23, 2013, 11:00 AM

FELLOWSHIP AMOUNT: The fellowship amount, to be paid in 12 monthly installments (in arrears), is fixed to € 20,000 net of imposed administrative contributions (Gross amount for fellow).

OFFICIAL PAGE FOR CALL AND APPLICATION: http://www.sssup.it/gbc_fe_bandi_detail.jsp?ID_LINK=12915&area=6&id_context=49046&feLinkID=12729&active=yes