Assistant Professor, School of Computing Science


  • PhD, Computer Science, University of California, Riverside, 2017
  • B.Tech in Computer Engineering, Veermata Jijabai Technological Institute, 2011

Research interests

  • Parallel & Distributed Computing
  • Irregular Big Data Processing
  • High Performance Computing

Teaching interests

  • Parallel Computing
  • Distributed Systems


Tel:  778-782-5295
Fax: 778-782-3045
Office: SFU Burnaby, TASC 1  9419

Selected recent publications

  • KickStarter: Fast and Accurate Computations on Streaming Graphs via Trimmed Approximations. Keval Vora, Rajiv Gupta, and Guoqing Xu, ASPLOS 2017.
  • CoRAL: Confined Recovery in Distributed Asynchronous Graph Processing. Keval Vora, Chen Tian, Rajiv Gupta, and Ziang Hu, ASPLOS 2017.
  • Load the Edges You Need: A Generic I/O Optimization for Disk-based Graph Processing. Keval Vora, Guoqing Xu, and Rajiv Gupta, USENIX ATC 2016.