People
Faculty
Scott Mahlke
Comrade Scott busily directs our research group and does so with an IRON FIST!
 
Graduate Students
Gaurav Chadha
Comrade Gaurav works on accelerating medical imaging applications with graphics processors, hoping to one day save lives with nothing more than an Xbox. Comrade Guarav is co-advised by professor Satish Narayanasamy.
Hyoun Kyu Cho
Comrade Hyoun Kyu works on dynamic deadlock prevention for multithreaded programs. His research involves advanced control theory and hearty swigs of soju.
Anoushe Jamshidi
Comrade Anoushe works on improving performance and energy efficiency of mobile devices. They scurry at his beckoning.
Daya S Khudia
Comrade Daya is working on soft-error reliability and fault tolerance in embedded microprocessors.
Janghaeng Lee
Comrade Janghaeng is working on dynamic/static compilers for heterogenous multicore architectures.
Andrew Lukefahr
Comrade Andrew works with heterogeneous multicore systems. They heed his commands lest they feel his wrath!
Shruti Padmanabha
Comrade Shruti is working on processor design and multicore systems. Transistors tremble at her every step!
Jason Park
Comrade Jason is surviving his first year of courses with an iron-clad dedication of force!
Yongjun Park
Comrade Yongjun is working on coarse-grained reconfigurable architectures.
Mehrzad Samadi
Comrade Mehrzad is working on new dynamic/static compilation frameworks for heterogeneous architectures.
Ankit Sethia
Comrade Ankit is working on energy efficient architectures for throughput oriented workloads.
Ph.D. Graduates
Amin Ansari
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2011
Thesis: Overcoming Hard-Faults in High-Performance Microprocessors
First employment: NSF Computing Innovation Fellow at UIUC
Ganesh Dasika
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2011
Thesis: Power-Efficient Accelerators for High-Performance Applications
First employed at: ARM Ltd
Shuguang Feng
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2011
Thesis: Delivering Affordable Fault-tolerance to Commodity Computer Systems
First employed at: Northrop Grumman
Shantanu Gupta
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2011
Thesis: Adaptive Architectures for Robust and Efficient Computing
First employed at: Intel Corporation
Amir Hormati
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2011
Thesis: Compiling Stream Applications for Heterogeneous Architectures
First employed at: Microsoft Research
Mojtaba Mehrara
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2011
Thesis: Compiler and Runtime Techniques For Automatic Parallelization of Sequential Applications
First employed at: Nvidia Corporation
Hyunchul Park
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2009
Thesis: Polymorphic Pipeline Array: A Flexible Multicore Accelerator for Mobile Multimedia Applications
First employed at: Texas Instruments
Yuan Lin
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2008
Thesis: Realizing Software Defined Radio - A Study in Designing Mobile Supercomputers
First employed at: Cavium Networks
Kevin Fan
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2008
Thesis: Automatic Design of Efficient Application-centric Architectures
First employed at: Parakinetics, Inc.
Manjunath Kudlur
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2008
Thesis: Streamroller : A Unified Compilation and Synthesis Framework for Streaming Applications
First employed at: Nvidia Corporation
Hongtao Zhong
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2008
Thesis: Architectural and Compiler Mechanisms for Accelerating Single Thread Applications on Multicore Processors
First employed at: Google
Michael Chu
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2007
Thesis: Cooperative Data and Computation Partitioning for Decentralized Architectures
First employed at: Microsoft Corporation
Nathan Clark
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2007
Thesis: Customizing the Computation Capabilities of Microprocessors
First employed at: Georgia Institute of Technology
Rajiv Ravindran
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2007
Thesis: Hardware/Software Techniques for Memory Power Optimizations in Embedded processors
First employed at: Hewlett Packard
Mikhail Smelyanskiy
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2004
Thesis: Hardware/Software Mechanisms for Increasing Resource Utilization on VLIW/EPIC Processors
First employed at: Intel Corporation
MS Graduates
Griffin Wright
Masters in Computer Science & Engineering, 2012
First employed at: dSPACE, Inc
Po-Chun Hsu
Masters in Computer Science & Engineering, 2011
First employed at: Intel Corporation
Jeff Hao
Masters in Computer Science & Engineering, 2008
First employed at: Google
Steve Lieberman
Masters in Computer Science & Engineering, 2006
First employed at: HSBC
Robert Mullenix
Masters in Computer Science & Engineering, 2006
First employed at: AMD
Pracheeti Nagarkar
Masters in Computer Science & Engineering, 2004
First employed at: Microsoft
Aaron Erlandson
Masters in Computer Science, 2003
First employed at: Microsoft
Missing in Action
Jason Blome
First employed at: Goldman Sachs

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