Rafael Wysocki


Rafael Wysocki

Faculty of Physics U. Warsaw, SUSE/Novell


Rafael is the maintainer of the Linux kernel’s core power management subsystem and the suspend-utils package containing hibernate user space tools (known as uswsusp) and the suspend-to-RAM utility called s2ram.

He works at the Faculty of Physics, University of Warsaw, as a Senior Lecturer. He has been working at the university for over 7 years teaching computer programming and IT and administering computer systems.

He also works for SUSE Labs as a kernel developer. He has been actively working on the Linux kernel since 2005, mostly on the suspend and hibernate subsystem as well as on power management in general and the ACPI and PCI subsystems.

Rafael holds a PhD in Theoretical Physics from the University of Warsaw.

Linux Plumbers Conference 2011 Microconferences

Proposals for this user

* Session Lead

PM Development in The Linux Kernel Since August 2010 (slides)
Power Management 03/18/2011
Rafael Wysocki

Linux Plumbers Conference 2011

Proposals for this user

* Runtime PM vs System Sleep

There are fundamental differences between runtime PM and system suspend such that system sleep cannot be regarded as "deep idle". (slides)
Refereed Presentations 03/19/2011
Rafael Wysocki