Blesson Varghese

Lecturer, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Queen's University Belfast

Blesson Varghese is a passionate computer scientist with a vision to advance computing by tackling scientific and societal challenges. He is an honorary lecturer at the University of St Andrews, an Eaton Fellow and a Santander scholar. He is an alumnus of the Royal Society of Edinburgh's Scottish Crucible and the Felix scholarship.

Experience

  • –present
    Lecturer, School of Electronics, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science , Queen's University Belfast

Education

  • 2011 
    University of Reading, PhD, Computer Science

Publications

  • 2018
    Accelerator Virtualization in Fog Computing: Moving from the Cloud to the Edge, IEEE Cloud Computing
  • 2018
    A Manifesto for Future Generation Cloud Computing: Research Directions for the Next Decade, ACM Computing Surveys
  • 2018
    Next Generation Cloud Computing: New Trends and Research Directions, Future Generation Computer Systems
  • 2018
    Realizing Edge Marketplaces: Challenges and Opportunities, IEEE Cloud Computing
  • 2017
    ENORM: A Framework for Edge NOde Resource Management, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing
  • 2017
    Intra-node Memory Safe GPU Co-Scheduling, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems
  • 2016
    Cloud Benchmarking for Maximising Application Performance, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing
  • 2016
    Challenges and Opportunities in Edge Computing, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Smart Cloud

Grants and Contracts

  • 2018
    Eaton Fellowship
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Queen's University Belfast and University of New Brunswick
  • 2017
    Santander Scholarship
    Role:
    Principal Investigator
    Funding Source:
    Santander Bank

Professional Memberships

  • Member, British Computer Society
  • Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Research Areas

  • Distributed Computing (0805)
  • Computer Software (0803)