Sara Bouchenak
Professor - INSA Lyon
DRIM Research Group at LIRIS Laboratory

Sara Bouchenak is Professor in Computer Science at INSA Lyon. She is the Academic Program Chair of the fifth year of the Department of Computer Science for the "Cloud Computing - Distributed and Parallel Systems" program. Sara Bouchenak is a member of the DRIM research group at LIRIS laboratory, where she conducts research on highly-available, dependable and manageable distributed computer systems. Prior to that, she was Associate Professor at University of Grenoble until 2014, a visiting professor at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain, in 2009/2010, and an associate researcher at EPFL, Switzerland, in 2003.


Sara Bouchenak is a member of ACM, IEEE, and EuroSys; she was an officer of the French chapter of ACM-SIGOPS. She received her HDR (Habilitation à Diriger les Recherches) from University of Grenoble I in 2010, and her PhD in computer science from Grenoble Institute of Technology in 2001.

  • Distributed systems
  • Dependability and high-availability
  • Autonomic management
Research Systems
  • MR-Ctrl

    MapReduce modeling and control for performance and dependability guarantees

  • MRBS

    MapReduce performance and dependability benchmarking suite

  • MoKa

    Modeling and capacity planning of cluster-based multi-tier data centers

  • ConSer

    Application of control theory to server systems

  • Jade

    Autonomic management of computing systems

  • AutoWebCache

    Caching dynamic web content in multi-tier data center

  • Java Thread Serialization

    Serialization, mobility and persistence of Java threads

Collaborative Research Projects
Students
  • Sophie Cerf, PhD (2015-)
  • Lucas Perronne, PhD (2013-)
  • Divya Gupta, PhD (2012-)
  • Mihaly Berekmeri, PhD (2012-2015)
  • Amit Sangroya, PhD (2011-2014)
  • Damián Serrano, Post-doc (2010-2014)
  • Jonathan Léger, MS (2012-2013)
  • Philippe Signoret West, MS (2012-2013), now at Microsoft
  • Laurent Lemke, MS (2011-2012)
  • Modar Hijazi, MS (2010-2011)
  • Andon Tchchemedjien, MS (2010-2011)
  • Jander Nascimento, MS (2010-2011)
  • Jennifer Yip, MS (2010-2011)
  • Luc Malrait, PhD (2007-), now at Mathworks
  • Jean Arnaud, PhD (2007-2010), now at Genostar
  • Christophe Taton, PhD (2005-2008), now at WibiData
  • Marcia Pasin, Post-doc (2007), now at Universidade Federal de Santa Maria, Brazil
  • Sylvain Genevès, MS (2006-2007)
  • Stéphane Fontaine, MS (2004-2006), now at Thales
  • Bruno Tête, MS (2004-2005)
  • Sylvain Sicard, MS (2004-2005)
  • Jérémy Philippe, MS (2004-2005), now at Thales
  • Adrian Mos, Post-doc (2005), now at Xerox
  • Mohamed Ali Sfaxi, MS (2003)
  • Sumit Mittal, MS (2003), now at IBM India
  • Fabrice Dutron, MS (2000)
  • SSS 2016, Organization Chair
  • IFIP DisCoTec / DAIS 2016, PC member
  • ComPAS 2016, ACM SIGOPS France, PC member
  • DCPerf 2016, PC member
  • IC2E 2016, PC member
  • Elsevier Journal of Science of Computer Programming, 2016, Reviewer
  • IFIP DisCoTec / DAIS 2015, Program Chair
  • IEEE ICDCS 2015, PC member
  • ComPAS 2015, ACM SIGOPS France, PC member
  • IEEE IC2E 2014, PC member
  • ANT 2014, PC member
  • IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, 2013, Reviewer
  • ACM ICAC 2013, PC member
  • IEEE SRDS 2013, PC member
  • IEEE IC2E 2013, PC member
  • DISCCO Workshop, 2013, at IEEE SRDS 2013, PC member
  • IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, 2013, Reviewer
  • ComPAS 2013, ACM SIGOPS France, Program Chair
  • IEEE Transactions on Computers, 2012, Reviewer
  • IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, 2012, Reviewer
  • EuroPar 2012, Reviewer
  • Journal Lavoisier, 2012, Reviewer
  • ACM EuroSys FeBID Workshop, 2010, Program Chair
  • ACM-SIGOPS France - CFSE Conference, 2009, PC member
  • Springer Journal of Cluster Computing, 2009, Reviewer
  • ACM-SIGOPS France - CFSE Conference, 2008, PC member
  • Int. Conf. on Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems (DAIS), 2007, Reviewer
  • International DILSOS Worksho, 2006, PC member
  • ACM-SIGOPS France - CFSE Conference, 2006, PC member
  • Journal of Software - Practice and Experience, 2004, 2002, Reviewer
  • Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, 2003, Reviewer
  • International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS), 2002, Reviewer
  • International conference on Mobile Agents (MA), 2002, Reviewer

INSA de Lyon - Campus de la Doua
Bâtiment Blaise Pascal - Équipe DRIM
20, Avenue Albert Einstein. Room 502.329.
69621 Villeurbanne Cedex


Phone: +33 (0)4 72 43 83 75
Email: Sara.Bouchenak@insa-lyon.fr
Web: https://liris.cnrs.fr/~sbouchen/