Chair of Computer Science II - Software Engineering

    New EU Project CloudStars


    The Chair of Software Engineering is a member of the new Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions Staff Exchange project founded by the EU. The kickoff meeting took place in Tarragona (Spain) on January 12, 2023.

    Participants of the CloudStars Kickoff Meeting (Picture: CloudStars Project, Alessia Vallarelli)

    CloudStars presents a joint research programme in the area of cloud computing and AI technologies. CloudStars pursues innovation in cloud computing to support the next generation of low-latency, high-performance complex workloads, including applications of AI techniques and models for autonomic cloud resource management.

    The Chair of Software Engineering (Prof. Kounev) is part of a large and influential consortium of 12 academic and five industrial institutions from 11 countries. As part of the project, two doctoral students, Maximilian Meißner and Martin Sträßer, will spend a period of 9 months at the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, New York (USA). The four year project was launched with a kick-off meeting that took place in Tarragona (Spain) on January 12, 2023. The project is funded by the EU with a total budget of 1.3 million EUR. More information is available on the project website at https://www.cloudstars.eu/.