Congratulations Dr. Selvi Kadirvel!

Selvi Kadirvel recently completed her PhD studies under the direction of Dr.Jose Fortes, in the Advanced Computing and Information Systems (ACIS) Laboratory, in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. Her research interests include fault management, autonomic computing, Map-Reduce, cloud-computing and machine-learning. She received her Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Madras, India and her Masters degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Florida. During her Master's program she was a Graduate Assistant at the UF High Performance Computer Center ( where she was responsible for I/O performance benchmarking and optimization of scientific MPI codes. Prior to this she was a Research Assistant at the Interdisciplinary Microsystems Group ( where she designed and built a wireless controller for a self-powered active acoustic liner for aircraft engines.