P.C. Rossin College of
Engineering and Applied Science

Position: 
Assistant Professor
Address: 
Room 338, Building C
113 Research Drive
Mountaintop Campus
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Roberto Palmieri

Areas of Research

Concurrency
Synchronization
Distributed Computing
Distributed Systems
Databases
Software and Hardware Transactional Memory Technology

Profile

Roberto Palmieri is an Assistant Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at Lehigh University where he co-leads the SSS - Scalable Systems Software Research Group with Prof. Michael Spear. Previously, he was Research Assistant Professor at Virginia Tech.

Palmiere's research interests focus on different aspects of concurrency, synchronization, data structures, distributed computing, and distributed systems, spanning from theory to practice. He is passionate about designing and implementing synchronization protocols optimized for a wide range of deployments, from multicore architectures to cluster-scale and geo-distributed infrastructures. Software and Hardware Transactional Memory technology is one of his preferred areas of research.

Education

Ph.D., Computer Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome, 2012
M.S., Computer Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome, 2008
B.S., Computer Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome, 2006