Ivo Jimenez

Research Scientist

UC Santa Cruz


Ivo Jimenez is a Research Scientist at UC Santa Cruz and Incubator Fellow at the UC Santa Cruz Center for Research on Open Source Software (CROSS). He is interested in large-scale distributed data management systems. His 2019 PhD dissertation focused on the practical aspects in the reproducible evaluation of systems research, work for which he was awarded the 2018 Better Scientific Software Fellowship. Ivo is originally from Mexico, where he got his B.S. in Computer Science from Universidad de Sonora. From 2006 to 2010 he worked as a research associate in the Database Research Lab at HP Labs.


  • Distributed Systems
  • Databases
  • Reproducibility


  • PhD in Computer Science, 2019

    UC Santa Cruz

  • MS in Computer Science, 2013

    UC Santa Cruz

  • BSc in Computer Science, 2006

    University of Sonora