Ramon Canal received his M.S. (1998) and Ph.D. (2004) degrees from the Universitat Politècnica
de Catalunya (UPC), in Barcelona, Catalonia, EU. He joined the faculty of the Computer Architecture
Department of UPC in 2003. He finished his M.S. in the University of Bath (UK), worked at Sun Microsystems
in 2000, and he was a Fulbright visiting scholar at Harvard University in 2006/2007.
His research focuses on power and thermal aware architectures, as well as reliability and security.
He has an extensive list of publications and several invited talks. He has been program committee member
in several editions of HPCA, ISCA, MICRO, DATE, HiPC, IPDPS, ICCD, ICPADS, CF. He has been co-general chair of
HPCA 2016 and IOLTS 2012. He has been track co-chair for DATE 2019 and 2020. He is currently an associate
editor of the ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization (TACO) and the Journal of Parallel
and Distributed Computing (JPDC). He is a member of the IEEE.