Matei Zaharia

Assistant Professor, Computer Science
matei@cs.stanford.edu
Office: Gates 412

I’m an assistant professor at Stanford CS, where I work on computer systems and big data. I’m also co-founder and Chief Technologist of Databricks, the big data company commercializing Apache Spark. Prior to joining Stanford, I was an assistant professor of computer science at MIT.

Projects

I work on computer systems and large-scale data processing. My past projects included widely used datacenter software such as Spark, Mesos, Spark Streaming and Spark SQL, and cluster scheduling algorithms such as DRF, delay scheduling and LATE. My current projects include:

PhD Students

Publications

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Full Publication List

Awards

Open Source

Almost all of my work is open source:

I’m also a committer on the Apache Hadoop, Spark and Mesos projects.

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