Principle Investigators

Atienza Alonso

Head of the EPFL Embedded Systems Lab, Director of EcoCloud

Expert in hardware/software co-design and power-/energy-efficient computer architecture

Abhishek Bhattacharjee

Member of the Computer Systems Lab at Yale University and of the Yale Wu Tsai Institute

Expert in address translation, virtual memory and operating systems


Head of the EPFL Parallel Systems Architecture Lab, Founder of EcoCloud

Expert in computer system design and evaluation

Boris Grot

Head of the Edinburgh Architecture and Systems Lab, University of Edinburgh

Expert in rack-scale computing, memory systems and microarchitecture for server CPUs

Mathias Payer

Head of HexHive Laboratory, EPFL

Expert in system security and operating systems

Affiliated Faculty

Luis Costero

Complutense University of Madrid

Marina Zapater

University of Applied Sciences and Arts of Western Switzerland

Yunho Oh

SungKyunKwan University

Research Team


Yuanlong Li



Qunyou Liu



David Schall

University of Edinburgh

Lucas Shepard

Yale University

Professors Falsafi, Payer and Bhattacharjee are the inventors of Midgard.

Work will begin in 2022 and run for three years, bringing to light the next generation of data center technology, just as the sun rises on the post-Moore era.