Dr.-Ing. Steffen Limmer

Since May 2009, Steffen Limmer is a member of the research staff at the Chair of Computer Architecture. He holds a Master's Degree (Diplom-Informatiker) in Computer Science. In September 2015 he received his PhD (Dr.-Ing., "Doktor der Ingenieurwissenschaften").

Contact

Homepage: http://www3.informatik.uni-erlangen.de/Persons/limmer/
E-Mail: steffen.limmer@informatik.uni-erlangen.de

Research Interests

  • Grid and Cluster Computing
  • Evolutionary Algorithms

Publications

  • Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Comparison of Common Parallel Architectures for the Execution of the Island Model and the Global Parallelization of Evolutionary Algorithms.
    In: Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (2016)
  • Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Investigation of Strategies for an Increasing Population Size in Multi-objective CMA-ES.
    In: IEEE (Org.): IEEE Congress of Evolutionary Computation 2016 Proceedings
    (IEEE Congress of Evolutionary Computation 2016, Vancouver, 24.-29.08.2016).
    2016, pp. 476-483.
  • Limmer, Steffen; Ditter, Alexander; Fey, Dietmar; Pruksch, Matthias; Braun, Christopher; Drescher, Florian; Beißer-Dresel, Martin:
    Test@Cloud - A Platform for Test Execution in the Cloud.
    In: Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V. (Ed.): Parallel-Algorithmen und Rechnerstrukturen
    (Parallel -Algorithmen, -Rechnerstrukturen und -Systemsoftware, Potsdam, 07.-08.05.2015).
    2015, pp. 131-141. (Mitteilungen - Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.)
  • Limmer, Steffen:
    Vergleich gebräuchlicher Parallelrechensysteme für die Beschleunigung evolutionärer Algorithmen demonstriert für den Entwurf miniaturisierter optischer und elektronischer Bauelemente.
    Erlangen-Nürnberg, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität, Diss., 2015
  • Limmer, Steffen; Srba, Maik; Fey, Dietmar:
    Performance Investigation and Tuning in the Interoperable Cloud4E Platform.
    In: L. Lopes et al. (Ed.): Euro-Par 2014 Workshop, Part II
    (Federative and Interoperable Cloud Infrastructures (FedICI), Porto, Portugal, 25./26.08.2014).
    Cham: Springer International Publishing Switzerland, 2014, pp. 86-97. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science vol. 8806)
  • Ditter, Alexander; Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar; Pruksch, Matthias:
    Modellzentrierter Test in virtualisierten Testumgebungen.
    In: mechatroniknews April (2013), pp. 3-4
  • Hofmann, Johannes; Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Performance Investigations of Genetic Algorithms on Graphics Cards.
    In: Swarm and Evolutionary Computation 0 (2013), no. 12, pp. 33-47
  • Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Porting of the transfer-matrix method for multilayer thin-film computations on graphics processing units.
    In: Optical Engineering (2013), no. 52
  • Limmer, Steffen; Schneider, Andre; Boehme, Christian; Fey, Dietmar; Schmitz, Simon; Graupner, Achim; Sülzle, Martin:
    Services for Numerical Simulations and Optimizations in Grids.
    In: Dr. Nitin; Prof. Satya Prakash Ghrera (Ed.): Proceedings of 2012 2nd IEEE International Conference on Parallel, Distributed and Grid Computing (PDGC)
    (PDGC2012, Waknaghat, India, 6.-8.12.12).
    2013, pp. 214 -219.
  • Limmer, Steffen; Schneider, André; Boehme, Christian; Fey, Dietmar; Schmitz, Simon; Graupner, Achim; Sülzle, Martin:
    Services for numerical simulations and optimisations in grids.
    In: International Journal of Parallel, Emergent and Distributed Systems (2013), pp. 1-23
  • Ditter, Alexander; Pruksch, Matthias; Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Testen in der Cloud - Automatisiertes Testen in virtualisierten Umgebungen.
    In: elektrotechnik Juli/August (2013), no. 7/8, pp. 62-63
  • Ditter, Alexander; Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    i3sched - Ein OpenNebula Scheduler für die Oracle Grid Engine.
    In: Schneider, André; Rülke, Steffen (Ed.): Grid-, Cloud und Big-Data Technologien für Systementwurf und -analyse
    (Grid-, Cloud und Big-Data Technologien für Systementwurf und -analyse, Dresden, 27./28. November 2013).
    2013, pp. 1-4.
  • Pruksch, Matthias; Limmer, Steffen; Hofmann, Johannes:
    Der modellzentrierte Test geht in die Cloud.
    In: SQ-Magazin (2012), no. 24, pp. 16-17
  • Lohmann, Ulrich; Jahns, Jürgen; Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar; Bauer, Hannes:
    Design of a Highly Parallel Board-Level-Interconnection with 320 Gbps Capacity.
    In: Glebov, Alexei L. ; Chen, Ray T. (Ed.): Proc. SPIE 8267
    (SPIE, San Francisco, California, USA, Monday 23 January 2012).
    2012.
  • Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar; Lohmann, Ulrich; Jahns, Jürgen:
    Evolutionary Design of Active Free Space Optical Networks Based on Digital Mirror Devices.
    In: Chio, Cecilia; Agapitos, Alexandros; Cagnoni, Stefano; Cotta, Carlos; Vega, Francisco Fernández; Caro, Gianni A.; Drechsler, Rolf; Ekárt, Anikó; Esparcia-Alcázar, Anna I.; Farooq, Muddassar; Langdon, William B.; Merelo-Guervós, Juan J.; Preuss, Mike; Richter, Hendrik; Silva, Sara; Simões, Anabela; Squillero, Giovanni; Tarantino, Ernesto; Tettamanzi, Andrea G. B.; Togelius, Julian; Urquhart, Neil; Uyar, A. Sima; Yannakakis, Georgios N. (Ed.): Applications of Evolutionary Computation
    (Evostar, Malaga, 11-13 April 2012).
    Berlin Heidelberg: Springer, 2012, pp. 21-30. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science vol. 7248)
  • Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar; Jahn, Johannes:
    GPU Implementation of a Multiobjective Search Algorithm.
    In: Positivity (2012), pp. 1-8
  • Jones, Christopher; Helfert, Stefan; Jahns, Jürgen; Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Wave guiding properties of ribbed surface waveguides in three frequency domains.
    In: Optical and Quantum Electronics (2012), no. 44, pp. 1-11
  • Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar; Lohmann, Ulrich; Jahns, Jürgen:
    Evolutionary Optimization of Layouts for High Density Free Space Optical Network Links.
    In: Krasnogor, Natalio; Lanzi, Pier Luca (Ed.): GECCO '11: Proceedings of the 13th annual conference companion on Genetic and evolutionary computation
    (Genetic and Evolutionary Computation Conference (GECCO), Dublin, Ireland, July 12 - 16, 2011).
    New York, NY, USA: ACM, 2011, pp. 1635-1642. - ISBN 978-1-4503-0557-0
  • Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar; Jahn, Johannes:
    GPU Implementation of a Multiobjective Search Algorithm.
    Erlangen: Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg. 2011
    - Internal Report
  • Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Service zum Start von Grid-Jobs in virtuellen Machinen.
    In: Dietrich, Manfred; Fey, Dietmar; Schneider, André (Ed.): 4. Workshop Grid-Technologie für den Entwurf technischer Systeme
    (Workshop Grid-Technologie für den Entwurf technischer Systeme (Grid4TS), Dresden, 21.-22. September 2011).
    2011, pp. 21-25.
  • Lohmann, Ulrich; Jahns, Jürgen; Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Simulation and Optimized Design of High Density Optical Crossconnect Systems for Massively Parallel Computing Architectures.
    In: Dolev, Shlomi; Oltean, Mihai (Ed.): Proceedings of the Third International Conference on Optical Supercomputing
    (OSC, Bertinoro, Italy, 17-19, November, 2010).
    Berlin, Heidelberg: Springer, 2011, pp. 42-52. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science vol. 6748) - ISBN 978-3-642-22493-5
  • Lohmann, Ulrich; Jahns, Jürgen; Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Three-Dimensional Crossbar Interconnection Using Planar-Integrated Free-Space Optics and Digital Mirror-Device.
    In: Eldada, Louay A.; Lee, El-Hang (Ed.): Optoelectronic Integrated Circuits XIII (Proceedings Volume)
    (Society of Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers (SPIE), San Francisco, California, USA, 22-27 January 2011). vol. 7942
    2011. - ISBN 9780819484796
  • Limmer, Steffen:
    Condor.
    In: Fey, Dietmar (Ed.): Grid-Computing - Eine Basistechnologie für Computational Science
    Heidelberg: Springer, 2010, pp. 311-320. - ISBN 978-3-5407-9746-3
  • Limmer, Steffen:
    Finite-Differenzen-Methoden.
    In: Fey, Dietmar (Ed.): Grid-Computing - Eine Basistechnologie für Computational Science
    Heidelberg: Springer, 2010, pp. 207-223. - ISBN 978-3-5407-9746-3
  • Limmer, Steffen; Fey, Dietmar:
    Framework for Distributed Evolutionary Algorithms in Computational Grids.
    In: Liu, Jingnan; Hu, Chengyu; Kang, Zhuo; Liu, Yong (Ed.): Advances in Computation and Intelligence
    (5th International Symposium on Advances in Computation and Intelligence, Wuhan, China, October 2010).
    Berlin / Heidelberg: Springer Verlag, 2010, pp. 170-180. (Lecture Notes in Computer Science vol. 6382) - ISBN 3642164927
  • Limmer, Steffen:
    Globus-Webservices.
    In: Fey, Dietmar (Ed.): Grid-Computing - Eine Basistechnologie für Computational Science
    Heidelberg: Springer, 2010, pp. 291-309. - ISBN 978-3-5407-9746-3
  • Limmer, Steffen:
    Performance-Untersuchungen im Multi-Cluster-Grid.
    In: Fey, Dietmar (Ed.): Grid-Computing - Eine Basistechnologie für Computational Science
    Heidelberg: Springer, 2010, pp. 425-430. - ISBN 978-3-5407-9746-3
  • Limmer, Steffen:
    Sicherheit im Grid.
    In: Fey, Dietmar (Ed.): Grid-Computing - Eine Basistechnologie für Computational Science
    Heidelberg: Springer, 2010, pp. 275-288. - ISBN 978-3-5407-9746-3
  • Limmer, Steffen:
    Softwaresysteme für den Betrieb von Grids.
    In: Fey, Dietmar (Ed.): Grid-Computing - Eine Basistechnologie für Computational Science
    Heidelberg: Springer, 2010, pp. 257-274. - ISBN 978-3-5407-9746-3
  • Fey, Dietmar; Limmer, Steffen:
    Unconventional Computing - Reversible Signed Digit Adders for Future Nanocomputing Devices.
    In: it - Methods and Applications of Informatics and Information Technology (2010), no. 3, pp. 147-152
  • Limmer, Steffen:
    VHDL-Simulationen - Beispiel einer High-Throughput-Anwendung im Grid.
    In: Fey, Dietmar (Ed.): Grid-Computing - Eine Basistechnologie für Computational Science
    Heidelberg: Springer, 2010, pp. 431-438. - ISBN 978-3-5407-9746-3