Posters and Invited Talks

Invited Talks

  • P. Patros, M. Dawson and K.B. Kent, “Improving Clouds and Language Runtimes”, The 2017 Annual Conference for Math, Statistics and Computer Science, University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada, October 13-14, 2017
  • P. Patros, Increasing Availability of PaaS Clouds, Invited Presentation, 13th Annual Research Exposition for the UNB Faculty of Computer Science, May 2016
  • M. Dombrowski, Memory Management Simulator, Invited Presentation, 12th Annual Research Exposition of the UNB Faculty of Computer Science, April 2015
  • A. Somerville, Accelerating Java on Multicore, Invited Presentation, Science Atlantic Computer Science Conference, October 2014
  • E. Aubanel, An Overview of Java Virtual Machine Research, Invited Presentation, 11th Annual Research Exposition for the UNB Faculty of Computer Science, May 2014
  • P. Patros, Measuring JUC Lock Contention in the IBM JVM, Invited Presentation, 11th Annual Research Exposition for the UNB Faculty of Computer Science, May 2014
  • Y. Wang, Improving J9 Virtual Machine with LTTng for Efficient and Effective Tracing, Tracing Summit (2013), Edinburgh, UK, 23rd, October, 2013, in conjunction with LinuxCon Europe 2013
  • K. Kent, Accelerating Java Using Massive Multi-Core Systems, Invited Presentation, 10th Annual Research Exposition for the UNB Faculty of Computer Science, April 2013

Poster Presentations

  • P. Patros, K.B Kent and M. Dawson. “Investigating the Effect of Garbage Collection on Service Level Objectives of Clouds”. Presented in the 19th IEEE International Conference of Cluster Computing (IEEE CLUSTER 2017), Honolulu, HI, USA, September 5-8, 2017
  • P. Patros, M. Patrou, K.B. Kent and M. Dawson. Optimizing and Integrating Node.js for the Cloud. 26th Annual International Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering. IBM Corp.
  • P. Patros, K.B. Kent and M. Dawson. Towards Performant PaaS Clouds. 26th Annual International Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering. IBM Corp.
  • B. Yang, K.B. Kent, E. Aubanel, T. Agila and A. Lin. Multigranularity Locking on Multi-tier Data Structures. 26th Annual International Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering. Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2016. IBM Corp.
  • T. Eimouri, K.B. Kent, A. Micic and K. Taylor, Using Field Access Frequency to Optimize Layout of Objects in the JVM Poster, Symposium of Applied Computing (SAC 2016), Pisa, Italy, April 4-8, 2016.
  • S. Kelley, A. Kuch, P. Patros, K.B. Kent and G. Dueck. Cache Modelling in GarCo Sim. 26th Annual International Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering. Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2016. IBM Corp.
  • T. Eimouri, K.B. Kent, A. Micic and K. Taylor. Improving Object Model Cache Locality. 26th Annual International Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering. Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2016. IBM Corp.
  • K. Nasartschuk, M. Dombrowski, K.B.Kent, A. Micic, Dane Henshall and Charlie Gracie. String Deduplication during Garbage Collection in VMs, 26th Annual International Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering. Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2016. IBM Corp.
  • M. Patrou, P. Patros, K.B. Kent, G. Dueck and A. Micic, NUMA Aware Memory Management, 26th Annual International Conference on Computer Science and Software Engineering. Oct 31 - Nov 2, 2016. IBM Corp.
  • T. Basa, G. Dueck, “Identifying Thread Groups Based on Escaping Objects,” Poster, 12th Annual Research Exposition of the UNB Faculty of Computer Science (April 2015).
  • M. Dombrowski, K. Kent, M. Dawson, and D. Henshall, “Object Cache Locality in a Managed Runtime Environment,” Poster, 12th Annual Research Exposition of the UNB Faculty of Computer Science (April 2015).
  • P. Patros, D. Dilli, K. Kent and M. Dawson, “A Java Multitenant Application Server,” Poster, 12th Annual Research Exposition of the UNB Faculty of Computer Science (April 2015).
  • S. Xu, and D. Bremner, “Compile Java Method Handle at Runtime for better Just-In-Time Compilation Efficiency,” Poster, 12th Annual Research Exposition of the UNB Faculty of Computer Science (April 2015).
  • B.Yang, K. Kent, E. Aubanel and K. Taylor, “A Monitor-based Synchronization Approach for Packed Object Data Model,” Poster, 12th Annual Research Exposition of the UNB Faculty of Computer Science (April 2015).
  • B. Zhou, G. Dueck, “An investigation of the proportion of cold object,” Poster, 12th Annual Research Exposition of the UNB Faculty of Computer Science (April 2015).
  • A. Bierbrauer, K. Kent, P. Ploeger and P. Shipton, “Memory Footprint Analysis and Object Sharing part of Footprint Reduction and Inter-JVM Sharing in IBMs J9VM,” poster, 11th annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • B. Zhou, and G. Dueck, “Identifying Cold Objects in the IBM JVM,” poster, 11th annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • B. Yang, K. Kent, E. Aubanel and K. Taylor, “Packed Object Synchronization,” poster, 11th annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • C. Wang, E. Aubanel, D. Bremner and M. Dawson, “Concurrency Benchmark Suite and Metrics for Java Programs,” poster, 11th annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • K. Nanthakumar, T. Basa, and G. Dueck, “Tracing a Java Program on the Java Virtual Machine,” poster, 11th annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • K. Nasartschuk, M. Dombrowski, and K. Kent, “Automated Trace File Generator for Virtual Machine Technique Evaluation,” poster, 11th annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • K. Nasartschuk, M. Dombrowski, and K. Kent, “Thread Local Heap Garbage Collection in a Simulated Runtime Environment,” poster, 11th annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • M. Koch, K. Kent, E. Aubanel, R. Herpers and K. Taylor, “WebSphere eXtreme Scale as a Use Case for Packed Objects,” poster, 11th annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • N. Neu, K. Kent, , A. Hinkenjann, and C. Gracie, “Automatic Application Performance Improvements Through VM Parameter Modification and Runtime Analysis,” poster, 11th annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • P. Panagiotis, E. Aubanel, D. Bremner, and M. Dawson, “Measuring JUC Lock Contention in the IBM JVM,” Poster, 11th Annual Research Exposition for the UNB Faculty of Computer Science, (May 2014)
  • S. Xu, and D. Bremner, “Method Handle Graph Optimization in JVM,” Poster, 11th Annual Research Exposition for the UNB Faculty of Computer Science, (May 2014)
  • T. Eimouri, K. Kent, and A. Misic, “Object Model Cache Locality,” Poster, 11th Annual Research Exposition for the UNB Faculty of Computer Science, (May 2014)
  • U. Pandya, K. Kent, E. Aubanel, and K. Taylor, “A Profiling Tool for exploiting use of Packed Objects in Java Programs,” poster, 11th Annual research exposition of Faculty of Computer Science at UNB. (May 2014)
  • M. Dombrowski, K. Kent and M. Dawson, “Dynamic Monitor Allocation in the Java Virtual Machine,” poster, 10th Annual Faculty of Computer Science Research Expo (April, 2013).
  • N. Neu, K. Kent, and C. Gracie, “Application Performance Improvements through VM Parameter modification after runtime analysis,” poster, 10th Annual Faculty of Computer Science Research Expo (April, 2013).