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E-Mail: raoul1024 AT GMail


Raoul Rivas is a Software Engineer at Intel Corporation and Adjunct Assistant Professor 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 (QoS), 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