Konstantinos Nikas


My research interests lie mainly in the following areas :

  • Multicore Systems & Cache Hierarchy design
  • Concurrent programming & data structures
  • Transactional Memory
  • Resource efficiency & Contention-aware scheduling
  • High Performance Computing
  • Cloud Computing

Professional Experience

I am currently working on the following research projects:

  • ACTiCLOUD: ACTivating resource efficiency & large databases in the CLOUD. (H2020, ICT-06-2016, 732366) (website, Twitter account)
  • BONSEYES: Platform for Open Development of Systems of Artifical Intelligence (H2020, ICT-01-2016, 732204) (website, Twitter account)
  • EuroEXA: Co-designed Innovation and System for Resilient Exascale Computing in Europe: From Applications to Silicon (H2020, FETHPC-01-2016, 754337) (website, Twitter account)

In the past I worked on the following research projects:

  • I-PARTS:Integrating Parallel Run-Time Systems for Efficient Resource Allocation in Multicore Systems.
  • CELAR: Automatic, Multi-Grained elasticity provisioning for the cloud (FP7-ICT 317790) (website, Twitter account)
  • PRACE Research Infrastructure: PRACE-1IP, PRACE-2IP, PRACE-3IP (website)
  • HP-SEE: High-Performance Computing Infrastructure for South East Europe's Research Communities (website)
  • EGEE III: Enabling Grids for E-sciencE (website)