Patrick Raaf

Ph.D. student in the Efficient Computing and Storage Group

Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
Anselm-Franz-von-Bentzel-Weg 12
55128 Mainz, Germany

Telefon: +49 6131 39 26376



Patrick Raaf is a Ph.D. candidate at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. He started his Ph.D in 2020 after receiving his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in computer science with an emphasis on experimental physics from the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany. Motivated by his master thesis, his current research interests include non-volatile main memory and the development of efficient abstractions to exploit the new direct access capabilities in a safe and consistent manner.



  • Nicolas Krauter, Patrick Raaf, Peter Braam, Reza Salkhordeh, Sebastian Erdweg, and Andre Brinkmann. 2021. Persistent Software Transactional Memory in Haskell. Proc. ACM Program. Lang. 5. DOI Author/Publisher URL