• Contact Information

  • Tel:   585-275-2569
  • Email:    X@cs.rochester.edu, where X=rlavaee,
  • Address: Computer Science Department
    P.O. Box 270226
    University of Rochester
    Rochester, NY 14627-0226
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Rahman Lavaee

I am a Ph.D. candidate in the Computer Science department of Unviersity of Rochester under the advisery of Prof. Chen Ding. I am interested in compiler optimization, parallelism, and algorithms.


University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, September 2013 - present
  • M.S. in Computer Science, September 2011 - May 2013

Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran

  • B.S. in Computer Engineering, September 2007 - June 2011


  • ElCached: Elastic Multi-Level Key-Value Cache, R. Lavaee, S. Choi, Y. Kee, C. Ding, To Appear in the Proceedings of the 1st Workshop on Interactions of NVM/FLASH with Operating Systems and Workloads (INFLOW 2016), November 2016. [paper,slides]

  • The Hardness of Data Packing, R. Lavaee, In Proceedings of the 43rd ACM SIGPLAN-SIGACT Symposium on Principles of Programming Languages (POPL 2016), January 2016. [paper,slides,video]

  • Affinity-Based Hash Tables, B. Grenhardt, R. Lavaee, and C. Ding, In Proceedings of the Workshop on Memory Systems Performance and Correctness (MSPC 2014), June 2014. [paper]

  • ABC-Optimizer: Affinity-Based Code Layout Optimization, R. Lavaee and C. Ding, University of Rochester Department of Computer Science Technical Report 987, January 2014. [paper,source code]

  • Sliding Alignment Windows for Real-Time Crowd Captioning, M. Kazemi, R. Lavaee, I. Naim, and D. Gildea, In Proceedings of the Annual Meeting of the Association for Computational Linguistics (ACL 2014), short paper, June 2014. [paper]

  • Schulze and Ranked-Pairs Voting are Fixed-Parameter Tractable to Bribe, Manipulate, and Control, L. A. Hemaspaandra, R. Lavaee, and C. Menton, In Proceedings of the Twelfth International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems (AAMAS 2013), May 2013. [paper,poster]

Research Projects

  • Affinity-Based Code Layout Optimization
  • Affinity-Based Hash Table


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