Organizer: Prof. Michael Pradel, TU Darmstadt
Nikos Vasilakis is a Ph.D. candidate in Computer and Information Science at the University of Pennsylvania, advised by Jonathan M.
Smith. Broadly construed, his research focus is large-scale distributed systems, with branches into systems security and programming languages. In the past, he worked as a software engineer in industrial environments that blend engineering with a tablespoon of research (e.g., VMware).