Contact Info
Phone
(773) 702-6614
Office
Crerar 241

Aaron J. Elmore is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science, and the College of the University of Chicago. Aaron was previously a Postdoctoral Associate at MIT, working with Mike Stonebraker on elastic and multitenant database systems, and Sam Madden on the DataHub project. Aaron’s thesis on Elasticity Primitives for Database-as-a-Service was completed at the University of California, Santa Barbara under the supervision of Divy Agrawal and Amr El Abbadi. Prior to receiving a PhD, Aaron spent several years in industry and completed an MS at the University of Chicago.

Research

Focus Areas: Cloud Computing, Databases, Distributed Systems

Aaron’s research interests include elastic databases, database multitenancy (Database-as-a-Service), live data migration, cloud computing, and making data management easier for other scientific domains through collaborative analytic platforms and federating multi-database systems.

Research

Computing Education

Seeding inclusive computing education for the next generation, from grade school to grad school

Data & Databases

Systems and algorithms for managing and analyzing data at scale

Systems, Architecture & Networking

Design and analysis of computing systems: cloud, edge, Internet, quantum, and beyond

Labs & Groups

ChiDATA

Michael Franklin, Aaron Elmore, Sanjay Krishnan, Raul Castro Fernandez
Conducting research on all things data, including large-scale video analysis, efficient data processing systems, and the economics of data.

Systems Group

A vibrant, collaborative research community with diverse, synergistic research interests spanning systems, programming languages and software engineering, software and hardware...

CERES Center for Unstoppable Computing

Andrew A. Chien
A dynamic community focused on reducing the fragility and complexity of computing systems, while also increasing their efficiency and lifetime.

News & Events

UChicago CS News

UChicago CS Faculty Receive Industry Grants From J.P. Morgan, Google

Jul 19, 2022
UChicago CS News

Aaron Elmore Promoted to Associate Professor at UChicago Computer Science

Nov 24, 2021
UChicago CS News

Asst. Prof. Aaron Elmore Receives CAREER Award for Resource-Efficient Databases

Sep 03, 2021
Past Event

Aaron Elmore (UChicago) – CrocodileDB: Resource Efficient Database Execution

May 17, 2021
UChicago CS News

Six UChicago CS Faculty Receive CAREER Awards

Mar 08, 2021
UChicago CS News

UChicago CS Alums Go On To Exciting Futures in Academia, Industry, and Startups

Nov 24, 2020
Past Event

Josh Alman (MIT) – Limits on the Universal Method for Matrix Multiplication

Department of Mathematics & Computer Science Combinatorics & Theory Seminar
Oct 08, 2019
UChicago CS News

Intel Research Awards Go To Two UChicagoCS Faculty for Video Analytics, “Serverless” Cloud Projects

Sep 16, 2019
Past Event

Sailesh Krishnamurthy (AWS) – Amazon Aurora: Design for Cloud-Native Relational Databases

Jun 21, 2019
UChicago CS News

Two UChicago CS Students Awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Apr 29, 2019
Past Event

Raul Castro Fernandez (MIT) – Data Discovery: Unleashing the Value of Data

Apr 04, 2019
Past Event

Natacha Crooks (UT-Austin) – A Client-Centric Approach to Transactional Data-Processing Systems

Mar 04, 2019
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