People


This list shows all of the current members of DASYA. For a list of previous members see the alumni.


Pınar Tözün is an Associate Professor at IT University of Copenhagen. Before ITU, she was a research staff member at IBM Almaden Research Center. Prior to joining IBM, she received her PhD from EPFL. Her research focuses on performance characterization of data-intensive workloads, and scalability an ...

Björn Þór Jónsson is an Associate Professor at the IT University of Copenhagen. His research interests include scalability and efficiency of multimedia analytics and multimedia retrieval, in particular on novel computing architectures. Björn completed his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the Un ...

Philippe Bonnet is professor at the IT University of Copenhagen. He is a Marie Curie fellow with a track record of successful research projects under DARPA, NSF (while a research associate at Cornell University), EU and Danish funding (first at U.Copenhagen and since 2009 at ITU). Philippe is an exp ...

Sebastian Büttrich is the Dasya Lab Manager, responsible for Managing the Dasya (Data Intensive Systems and Applications) Lab Coordinating tasks between Researchers and the IT department Enabling experimental digital technology – from acquisition to maintenance System and application development Do ...

Maria is a postdoctoral researcher at The IT University of Copenhagen. Before joining ITU, she studied at The University of Edinburgh, where she graduated with a Bachelors degree in Computer Science and Mathematics and a PhD in Computer Science. Her research focus is on designing scalable machine le ...

Omar S. Khan is a PhD Fellow at the IT University of Copenhagen. His research focuses on developing a general data model to support Multimedia Analytics tasks, specifically query performance with multiple modalities. Other interests: Multimedia Retrieval, Databases, Big Data Management.

Niels is a data scientist and research associate, working with analysis, visualizations and modeling. He works primarily with energy systems, renewable energy generation and utilization. Niels contributes to DASYAs Data Blog.

Niclas is a PhD Fellow working with data systems and security. He is interested in security in the context of data systems, including how to guarantee availability, integrity and confidentiality of modern data systems and computational storage.

The DASYA Group, July 2020