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Soodeh Farokhi


  • My Favorite motto: "Dream what you want to dream, go where you want to go, be what you want to be. Because you have only one life and one chance to do all the things you want to do."

Short CV

I started my doctoral study in Jan 2013 at doctoral college Adaptive Distributed Systems and received my PhD degree in Jan 2016. I have been a research assistant at Faculty of Informatics, Vienna University of Technology for three years. I have received both my BSc and MSc in Software Engineering at Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran.

Research Interests

  • Cloud Computing
  • Self-adaptive Cloud Applications (using Control Theory)
  • Performance Modelling & Cloud Resource Management
  • Distributed Systems
  • Web Services

  • Research Projects

    HALEY Holistic Energy Efficient Approach for the Management of Hybrid Clouds (HALEY)
    ARiSE Austrian Society for Rigorous Systems Engineering (ARiSE)

    Professional activities

    Scientific Talks

    I've given the following talks:

    • "Coordinating CPU and Memory Elasticity Controllers to Meet Responses Time Constraints", IEEE International Conference on Cloud and Autonomic Computing (ICCAC 2015), Cambridge, MA, USA, 24 Sep, 2015. [slides]
    • "Performance-based Vertical Memory Elasticity", was presented as a poster at 12th IEEE International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC 2015), 9 July 2015, Grenoble, France.
    • "Self-adaptation Challenges for Cloud-based Applications: A Control Theoretic Perspective", remotely was presented at 10th International Workshop on Feedback Computing (Feedback Computing 2015), Seattle, USA, 13 April 2015. [slides]
    • "Vertical Elasticity for Cloud-based Applications", (Distributed Systems group), Department of Computing Science, Umea Univerity, 5 March 2015, Umea, Sweden.
    • "HS4MC: Hierarchical SLA-based Service Selection for Multi-Cloud Environments", 4th International Conference on Cloud Computing and Services Science,(CLOSER 2014), 5 April 2014, Barcelona, Spain. [slides]

    Scientific Events

    I've participated in the following events:

    Research Visits

    Reviewer for Journals

    Reviewer for Conferences and Workshops

    • ISCC 2013 (18th IEEE symposium on Computers and Communications)
    • Euro-Par 2013 (19th International European Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing)
    • Runtime Verification (RV) 2014 (14th International Conference on Runtime Verification)
    • ICSOC 2014 and ICSOC 2015 (International Conference on Service Oriented Computing)
    • UCC 2014 (7th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing)
    • BDC 2014 (IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Big Data Computing)
    • CCGrid 2014 and CCGrid 2015 (International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing)
    • IEEE Cloud 2015 (8th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing)
    • GECON 2015 (12th International Conference on Economics of Grids, Clouds, Systems, and Services)
    • WORKS 2015 (10th Workshop on Workflows in Support of Large-Scale Science)

    Co-advised Students


    Journal Articles

    Conference Proceedings


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    Email:   soodeh.farokhi [at] gmail.com

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     Last edited: June 2016