Dr. Vladimir Nikolov

Uni West 43.2.213
Tel.:  50-2 87 98
FAX: 50-2 87 89
E-Mail: Nikolov

Research Interests

  • Operating Systems 
  • Real-Time Systems
  • Resource Management
  • Distributed Systems
  • Java Virtual Machines

Open Bachelor and Master Theses

A list of open Bachelor and Master theses can be found here.

Curriculum Vitae

2016PhD Thesis "Ein hierarchisches Scheduling-Modell für unbekannte Anwendungen mit schwankenden Ressourcenanforderungen"
since 2013Researcher at the Institute of Information Resource Management, Ulm University
2007 - 2013Researcher at the Institute of Distributed Systems, Ulm University
2006Diploma Thesis "Untersuchung von Optimierungspotentialen beim Start einer Umgebung für dynamische Softwarekomponenten am Beispiel von Java und OSGi"
(Department of Distributed Systems and Operating Systems, FAU)
2005Study Research Project "The Real-Time Implementation of AAC Encoder in DROPS"
1999 - 2006

Study of Computer Science at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU)

1998A Level


V. Nikolov, S. Wesner, E. Frasch, F. Hauck
"A Hierarchical Scheduling Model for Dynamic Soft-Realtime Systems.",
The 29th Euromicro Conference on Real-Time Systems (ECRTS17)

R. Rotta, J. Nolte, V. Nikolov, L. Schubert, S. Bonfert and S. Wesner
"MyThOS – A scalable OS design for extremely parallel applications.",
The 2nd International Workshop on Reengineering for Parallelism in Heterogeneous Parallel Platforms - RePara 2016

V. Nikolov, F. J. Hauck, and S. Wesner
"Assembling a Framework for Unknown Real-Time Applications with RTSJ.", 
The 13th International Workshop on Java Technologies for Real-Time and Embedded Systems - JTRES 2015

V. Nikolov, F. J. Hauck, and L. Schubert
"Ein hierarchisches Scheduling-Modell für unbekannte Anwendungen mit schwankenden Ressourcenanforderungen.", 
Informatik aktuell, Springer 2015

V Nikolov, K. Kempf, F. J. Hauck and D. Rautenbach
"Distributing the Complexity of Schedulability Tests", 
The 21st IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium, RTAS 2015, (WiP)

V. Nikolov, S. Kächele and F. J. Hauck
"CLOUDFARM: An Elastic Cloud Platform with Flexible and Adaptive Resource Management", 
In Proceedings of the 6th Cloud Control Workshop, Publisher: IEEE, December 2014,  10.1109/UCC.2014.84

V. Nikolov, M. Matousek, D. Rautenbach, L. D. Penso and F. J. Hauck
"ARTOS: System Model and Optimization Algorithm", Technical Report,
Institute of Distributed Systems, University of Ulm, Dezember 2012 

V. Nikolov, R. Kapitza und F. J. Hauck
"Recoverable Class Loaders for a Fast Restart of Java Applications",
Mobile Networks and Applications, vol. 14, pp. 53-64, 2009 10.1007/s11036-008-0115-8

H. Schmidt, J. Elsholz, V. Nikolov, F. J. Hauck and R. Kapitza
"OSGi4C: enabling OSGi for the cloud",
Proceedings of the Fourth International ICST Conference on COMmunication System softWAre and middlewaRE - COMSWARE '09 , 10.1145/1621890.1621910

V. Nikolov and R. Kapitza
"Recoverable class loaders for a fast restart of Java applications",
Proceedings of the 1st international conference on MOBILe Wireless MiddleWARE, Operating Systems, and Applications - MOBILWARE '08