Prof. Dr. Edson Midorikawa

Professor doutor
Department of Computer Engineering and Digital Systems
Polytechnic School of the University of Sao Paulo

phone: +55-11-3091-5617
electronic mail address: edson dot midorikawa at poli dot usp dot br


Research Interests
parallel processing and algorithms
parallel architectures and high-performance computing
performance analysis, evaluation and prediction
operating systems
modern memory systems
heterogeneous computing systems
grid and cloud computing

Student Opportunities
For graduate students: If you want to study at Poli-USP, send me an email.
For undergraduate students: If you want to work at LAHPC, send me an email with a short CV.


Some recent papers
A. Baruchi, E.T. Midorikawa, M.A.S. Netto. Improving Virtual Machine Live Migration via Application-level Workload Analysis. In: The 10th International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM-14). Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. November 2014.
C.B. Rodamilans, A. Baruchi, E.T. Midorikawa. Experiences Applying Performance Evaluation to Select a Cloud Provider. In: 8th International Conference on Computer Engineering and Applications (CEA-14). Tenerife, Spain. January 2014.
A. Baruchi, E.T. Midorikawa. Hypervisor Agnostic Workload Characterization of Virtual Machines. In: The 24th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS 2012), 2012, Las Vegas, USA, November 2012.
D.R. Ogura, E.T. Midorikawa. A Methodology for Characterizing Applications for Cloud Computing Environments. In: The 24th IASTED International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing and Systems (PDCS 2012), 2012, Las Vegas, USA, November 2012.
J.C.A. Cansado, J.H.S. Pereira, E.T. Midorikawa. Considering the frequency dimension into on demand adaptive algorithms. Operating Systems Review. v.44, n.1. pp.110-115. 2010.
J.M. Laine, E.T. Midorikawa. Efficient Strategies for Workload Distribution in Heterogeneous Computing Systems. In: The 2008 International Symposium on Scientific and Engineering Computing (SEC-08), Sao Paulo, Brazil, July 16-18, 2008.
J.M. Laine, E.T. Midorikawa. Using analytical models to load balancing in a heterogeneous network of computers. In: The First Russian-Taiwan Symposium on Methods and Tools of Parallel Programming of Multicomputers (MTPP-2007), Pereslavl-Zalessky, Russia, September 2-3, 2007.
E.T. Midorikawa, H.H. Cassettari. New visual characterization graphs for memory system analysis and evaluation. In: The 3rd Workshop on Operating Systems (WSO 2006), Ouro Preto, Brazil, July 2006.
E.T. Midorikawa, H.M. Oliveira, J.M. Laine. PEMPIs: A New Methodology for Modeling and Prediction of MPI Programs Performance. International Journal of Parallel Programming, vol. 33, n.5, October 2005, pp.499-527.
H.H. Cassettari, E.T. Midorikawa. The LRU-WAR Adaptive Page Replacement Algorithm: exploring the LRU model with sequential access detection. In: Workshop de Sistemas Operacionais (WSO 2004), Salvador, Brazil, August 2004. (in Portuguese)
D.L. Gastaldo, E.T. Midorikawa. Requirements Engineering Process applied to Performance Non-Functional Requirements - a study case. In: The 6th International Workshop on Requirements Engineering (WER 2004). Piracicaba, Brazil, November 2003. (in Portuguese)


Undergraduate courses
PCS2011 - Laboratório Digital I (2012, 2013, 2014,2015)
PCS2012 - Sistemas Digitais II (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
PCS2021 - Laboratório Digital II (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015)
PCS3225 - Sistemas Digitais II (2015)


Past courses
PCS2022 - Organização de Sistemas Digitais (2009)
PCS2215 - Fundamentos de Engenharia de Computação II (2007)
PCS2304 - Digital Logic Design (2007, 2008)
PCS2305 - Digital Laboratory I (2007)
PCS2308 - Digital Laboratory II (2007, 2009)
PCS2355 - Digital Laboratory I (2008, 2014)


Graduate courses
PCS5702 - Computer Architecture
PCS5720 - Operating Systems (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
PCS5738 - Parallel Algorithms: techniques and implementation


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