Prof. Peter Pietzuch
Imperial College London
FLICK: Developing and Running Application-Specific Network Services
Peter Pietzuch is an Associate Professor (Reader) at Imperial College London, where he leads the Large-scale Distributed Systems (LSDS) group (http://lsds.doc.ic.ac.uk) in the Department of Computing. His research focuses on the design and engineering of scalable, reliable and secure large-scale software systems, with a particular interest in data management and networking issues. He has published over seventy research papers in international venues, including SIGMOD, VLDB, ICDE, OSDI, USENIX ATC, ICDCS, CCS, CoNEXT, NSDI, Middleware and DEBS. Before joining Imperial College London, he was a post-doctoral fellow at Harvard University. He holds PhD and MA degrees from the University of Cambridge.