Department of Information Technology

Salman Toor

expert at Department of Information Technology, Uppsala Multidisciplinary Centre for Advanced Computational Science

Email:
salman.toor[AT-sign]uppmax.uu.se
Mobile phone:
+46 73 7031539
Visiting address:
ITC, Lägerhyddsvägen 2, hus 4
752 37 Uppsala
Postal address:
Box 337
751 05 Uppsala

associate senior lecturer at Department of Information Technology, Division of Scientific Computing

Email:
salman.toor[AT-sign]it.uu.se
Mobile phone:
+46 73 7031539
Visiting address:
ITC, Lägerhyddsv. 2, hus 2
752 37 UPPSALA
Postal address:
Box 337
751 05 UPPSALA

Short presentation

Salman Toor earned his PhD in Scientific Computing from Uppsala University. In 2014, Toor finished his postdoctoral research from Helsinki Institute of Physics. His area of ​​expertise includes management, scalability and performance of distributed infrastructures for scientific applications. Recently, Toor was appointed as an Assistant Professor at Uppsala University with a research focus in Distributed Computing Infrastructures (DCIs).

Keywords: big data cloud computing distributed computing infrastructures

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Biography

Salman Toor earned his Masters and PhD in Scientific Computing from Uppsala University. In 2014, Toor finished his postdoctoral research from CMS program, Helsinki Institute of Physics, Finland. His area of ​​expertise includes management, scalability and performance of distributed infrastructures for scientific applications. Toor is an active member of Distributed Computing Applications (DCA) group at Uppsala University. From 2015-2017, Toor was employed as a researcher in the Department of Information Technology, Uppsala University and as senior cloud architect at Swedish National Infrastructure for Computing (SNIC). Recently, Toor was appointed as an Assistant Professor at Uppsala University with a research focus in Distributed Computing Infrastructures (DCIs).

Research

1. Projects:

  • HASTE: Hierarchical Analysis of Spatial and Spatial and Temporal Data
  • Cost-aware Application Development and Management using CLOUD-METRIC
  • GROOT: Infrastructure_Security-as-a-Service (ISaaS)
  • HarmonicIO: A Stream-based Solution for Scalable Data Analysis
  • A Flexible Computational Framework Using R and Map-Reduce
  • A Scalable Infrastructure for CMS Data Analysis
  • Secure Cloud Connectivity for Scientific Applications
  • Chelonia: A Self-healing Distributed Store

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Publications

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Updated  2017-07-20 18:00:59 by Salman Toor.