Chair of Computer Science II - Software Engineering

Jürgen Walter


Dr. rer. nat. Jürgen Walter

Moved to SAP SE October 2018

Research Interests

  • Performance Modeling and Analysis
  • Performance Engineering
  • Parallelization
  • Data Mining

List of all publications: Jürgen Walter

Software Projects

"DQL (Descartes Query Language)" - is an language and processing framework to answer performance queries using different tool adapter. DQL logo
"DML (Descartes Modeling Language)" - is an architecture-level modeling language for quality-of-service and resource management of modern dynamic IT systems and infrastructures. DML logo
"PMX (Performance Model eXtractor)" — Automatic construction of architectural performance models PMX
"QPME (Queueing Petri net Modeling Environment)" is an open-source tool for stochastic modeling and analysis based on the Queueing Petri Net (QPN) modeling formalism. IIP-FIE

Community Activities

Secretary of the SPEC RG Devops Performance Working Group since December 2017

Local organization and Program Review Committee for SSP217 Symposium on Software Performance in Karlsruhe, Germany, November 09–10, 2017.

Program Review Committee for SSP2016 - Symposium on Software Performance in Kiel, Germany, November 08–09, 2016.

Invitation and participation at: Software Performance Engineering in the DevOps World (GI-Dagstuhl Seminar 16394, 2016)

Selected Reviewer Activities

  • Automated Software Engineering Journal (ASE) 2017
  • IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE) 2017
  • IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO) 2016
  • International Symposium on Software Engineering for Adaptive and Self-Managing Systems (SEAMS) 2016
  • IEEE International Conference on Software Architecture (ICSA) (previously WICSA and CompArch) 2016, 2017
  • IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering (ISSRE) 2015, 2016, 2017
  • IEEE International Symposium on the Modeling, Analysis, and Simulation of Computer and Telecommunication Systems (MASCOTS) 2017
  • European Workshop on Performance Engineering (EPEW) 2014, 2015, 2016, 2018
  • International Conference on Simulation Tools and Techniques (SimuTools) 2015
  • International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE) 2015, 2016, 2017
  • IEEE Cluster 2014
  • International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP) 2014
  • International Conference on the Quality of Software Architectures (QoSA) 2014
  • Empirical Software Engineering (EMSE) 2017, 2018
  • ACM Transactions on Internet Technology (TOIT) 2017

Awards and Honorships

  • ABB Research Grant for Industrial Software Systems, acceptance rate 5,8% (4/69), october 2013
  • Herausragendes Studentisches Engagement by KIT, Karlsruhe, october 2013
  • Data Mining Cup by prudsys AG (1st and 4th Place), Leipzig, june 2011

Curriculum Vitae / Resume

since Apr 2014

Doctoral Researcher at Julius-Maximilians-University Würzburg

Nov 2013 - Mar 2014 Doctoral Researcher and Member of the Descartes Research Group (funded by the Emmy Noether Programme) at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Apr 2011 - Jul 2011 Tutor Software Engineering at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe, Germany
Apr 2009 - Dec 2010 Test-Engineer for the EU Project JEOPARD (Java Environment for
Parallel Realtime Development) at Forschungszentrum für Informatik, Karlsruhe, Germany
Sep 2007 - Okt 2013 Study of Computer Science at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Apr 2007 - Dec 2007 Military Service at Heeresfliegersta el 369, Fritzlar, Germany
Apr 2007 Abitur at the Elisabeth Gymnasium, Halle/Saale