News 2018

Cyber-Physical Systems

MPI-SWS researchers receive QEST'18 Best Paper Award

September 2018
Mahmoud Salamati and Rupak Majumdar have received the Best Paper Award at the 15th International Conference on Quantitative Evaluation of Systems (QEST 2018) for their paper entitled “Approximate Time Bounded Reachability for CTMCs
and CTMDPs: A Lyapunov Approach” (with Sadegh Soudjani from Newcastle University).

Professor Appointment

September 2018
MPI-SWS researcher Mitra Nasri will join TU Delft as an assistant professor starting October 1, 2018. Congratulations, Mitra!

MPI-SWS researchers receive ECRTS'18 Outstanding Paper Award

July 2018
Felipe Cerqueira and Björn Brandenburg have received an Outstanding Paper Award at the 30th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems (ECRTS 2018) for their paper entitled “On Strong and Weak Sustainability, with an Application to Self-Suspending Real-Time Tasks” (with Geoffrey Nelissen of CISTER Research Centre, ISEP, Polytechnic Institute of Porto).

Best Presentation Award @ ECRTS'18

MPI-SWS graduate student Arpan Gujarati has won the Best Presentation Award at the 30th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems (ECRTS18) for a talk on his paper entitled "Quantifying the Resiliency of Fail-Operational Real-Time Networked Control Systems" (with Mitra Nasri and Björn Brandenburg). Congratulations, Arpan!

MPI-SWS researcher receives RTAS'18 Outstanding Paper Award

April 2018
Björn Brandenburg has won an Outstanding Paper award at the 24th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS 2018) for his paper entitled “Scalable Memory Reclamation for Multi-Core, Real-Time Systems” (with Yuxin Ren, Guyue Liu, and Gabriel Parmer of George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA).

Björn Brandenburg to chair RTAS'19

April 2018
Björn Brandenburg is the program chair of the 25th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'19), to be held as part of CPSWeek 2019 in Montreal, Canada from April 16 to April 18, 2019.

RTAS is a top-tier conference with a focus on systems research related to embedded systems or timing issues. The broad scope of RTAS’19 ranges from traditional hard real-time systems to embedded systems without explicit timing requirements, …
Björn Brandenburg is the program chair of the 25th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium (RTAS'19), to be held as part of CPSWeek 2019 in Montreal, Canada from April 16 to April 18, 2019.

RTAS is a top-tier conference with a focus on systems research related to embedded systems or timing issues. The broad scope of RTAS’19 ranges from traditional hard real-time systems to embedded systems without explicit timing requirements, including latency-sensitive systems with informal or soft real-time requirements.
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Björn Brandenburg receives SIGBED Early Career Award

February 2018
MPI-SWS faculty member Björn Brandenburg has received the first ever SIGBED Early Career Researcher Award. The award is given by ACM SIGBED to recognize outstanding contributions by young investigators in the area of embedded, real-time, and cyber-physical systems.