Jogesh Muppala received the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from Duke University, Durham, NC, USA, in 1991. He is currently an Associate Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong. He was previously a Member of the Technical Staff at Software Productivity Consortium (Herndon, Va, USA) from 1991 to 1992, where he was involved in the development of modeling techniques for systems and software. While at Duke University, he participated in the development of two modeling tools, the Stochastic Petri Net Package (SPNP) and the symbolic Hierarchical Automated Reliability and Performance Evaluator (SHARPE), both of which are being used in several universities and industry in the USA. He was the Program Cochair for the 1999 Pacific Rim International Symposium on Dependable Computing held in Hong Kong in December 1999. He also cofounded and organized the International Workshop on Dependability of Clouds, Data Centers and Virtual Machine Technology and the Asia-Pacific Workshop on Embedded System Education and Research. He has also served on program committees of many international conferences. He received the Excellence in Teaching Innovation Award 2007. He was also awarded the Teaching Excellence Appreciation Award by the Dean of Engineering, HKUST. Dr. Muppala is a Senior Member of IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, and IEEE Communications Society and a Participating Representative from HKUST with EDUCAUSE.
Biography Updated on 9 September 2012