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Raoul Rivas is a Software Engineer at Intel Corporation and adjunct lecturer at Portland State University, Department of Computer Science. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2013. His research interests are in the area of Operating Systems and Multimedia Systems including Virtualization Techniques, Quality of Service, Real-Time Scheduling, Power Management and Heterogeneous Architectures. He has received various scholarships including a merit based scholarship from Secretaría de Educación (government board of education) in Mexico and the Intel Undergraduate Research Scholarship in 2006. Raoul Rivas received a B.S. in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2007.

Research Interests

  • Operating Systems:
    • Virtualization
    • Resource Management
    • Scheduling
    • Heterogenous Architectures
    • Power Management
  • Multimedia Systems:
    • Quality of Service
    • Guaranteed Service
    • Soft Real-Time

Technical Skills

  • C++, Java, C#, x86 Assembly
  • Perl, SQL
  • Linux Kernel Programming, Xen Programming