Chair of Computer Science II - Software Engineering

Fabian Brosig

Dr.-Ing. Fabian Brosig

Chair of Computer Science II

Am Hubland, 97074 Würzburg

Email: fabian.brosig@uni-wuerzburg.de

Research Interests

Main research areas:

  • System Modeling and Simulation
  • Software Performance Engineering
  • Run-Time Performance and Resource Management
  • Benchmarking and Experimental Performance Analysis

Technology domains:

  • Distributed Component-based Systems
  • Virtualization

List of all publications: Fabian Brosig


Performance Prediction in the Context of Real-Life Applications
in co-operation with Salesforce.com, Inc.

Online Resource Management
in co-operation with Blue Yonder GmbH, Germany.

VMware Academic Research Award
A new long-term cooperation of VMware, Inc. with the Descartes Research Group.

Automated Extraction of Palladio Component Models from Running Enterprise Java Applications
Project of University of Karlsruhe with Oracle USA, Inc.


I am involved in teaching the following regular lecture: Performance Engineering of Enterprise Software Systems.

Selected Supervised Theses:

[3] Fabian Gorsler. Online Performance Queries for Architecture-Level Performance Models. Master's thesis, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), 2013.

[2] Simon Spinner, Evaluating Approaches to Resource Demand Estimation. Master's thesis, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), 2011.

[1] Evgeny Matershev, Comparison of Selected SOA Middleware Platforms Concerning their Performance Monitoring Capabilities. Bachelor's thesis (in German), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), 2010.

Selected Reviewer and Conference Organization Activities

International Conferences

  • IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE), 2014
  • ACM International SIGMETRICS/Performance Conference, 2012
  • Winter Simulation Conference, 2012
  • International ICST Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SIMUTOOLS), 2012
  • ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE), 2011–2013
  • International Conference Series on Quality of Software Architectures (QoSA), 2010-2011

Conference Organization

  • Local Organization Co-Chair for ICPE 2011 - 2nd ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE) sponsored by ACM SIGSOFT and ACM SIGMETRICS in cooperation with SPEC, Karlsruhe, Germany, March 14-16, 2011.
  • Local Organization Co-Chair for PASM 2011 - 5th International Workshop on Practical Applications of Stochastic Modelling (PASM), Karlsruhe, Germany, March 17, 2011

Resume/Curriculum Vitae

since April 2014 Ph.D. Student in the Descartes Research Group at the University of Würzburg, funded by the Emmy Noether Programme
Jun 2013 - Aug 2013 Internship at Salesforce.com Inc., San Francisco, USA
Jul 2009 - Mar 2014 Ph.D. Student in the Descartes Research Group at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), funded by the Emmy Noether Programme
Jan 2007 - Sep 2007 Internship and working student at the SAP AG, Germany
Sep 2006 - Dec 2006 Study Thesis at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
Apr 2005 - Sep 2008 Student assistant in research projects at the Forschungszentrum Informatik (FZI), Karlsruhe
Oct 2003 - May 2009 Studies of Computer Science at the Universität Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
Jun 2003 Abitur at the Städtisches Gymnasium Petershagen