Jeff Shafer

Jeff Shafer

Assoc. Professor
Anderson 230
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PhD, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rice University, 2010
MS, Electrical Engineering, University of Dayton, 2004
BS, Computer Engineering, University of Dayton, 2002

Teaching Interests

Computer Architecture
Digital Systems
Embedded Systems

Research Focus

Network Systems Architecture
Data-Intensive Computing



J. Shafer, S. Rixner, A.L. Cox, "The Hadoop Distributed Filesystem: Balancing Portability and Performance", IEEE International Symposium on Performance Analysis of Systems and Software (ISPASS 2010), White Plains, NY, March 2010.

J. Shafer, "I/O Virtualization Bottlenecks in Cloud Computing Today", Workshop on I/O Virtualization (WIOV 2010), Pittsburgh, PA, March 2010.

J. Shafer, M. Foss, S. Rixner, A.L. Cox, "The Axon Network Device:  Prototyping with NetFPGA", Workshop on Architectural Research Prototyping (WARP 2009), Austin, TX, June 2009.

J. Shafer and S. Rixner, "RiceNIC: A Reconfigurable Network Interface for Experimental Research and Education", Workshop on Experimental Computer Science (ExpCS 2007), San Diego, CA, June 2007.

P. Willmann, J. Shafer, D. Carr, A. Menon, S. Rixner, A. L. Cox, and W. Zwaenepoel, "Concurrent Direct Network Access for Virtual Machine Monitors", The International Symposium on High Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA 2007) Phoenix, AZ, February 2007.