Takayuki Osogami is a Ph.D. candidate at the Department of Computer Science,
Carnegie Mellon University. He received a B.Eng. degree in Electronic Engineering
from the University of Tokyo, Japan, in 1998. In 1998-2001, he was at IBM
Tokyo Research Laboratory, where the principal project was development of
optimization algorithms. His current research interest includes performance
modeling and analysis of scheduling and resource allocation policies under
distributed computing environment.