People
Faculty
Scott Mahlke
Comrade Scott busily directs our research group and does so with an IRON FIST!
 
Graduate Students
Anoushe Jamshidi
Comrade Anoushe works on improving performance and energy efficiency of mobile devices. They scurry at his beckoning.
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!
John Kloosterman
Comrade John commands throughput architectures and their compilers to do his bidding.
Jiecao Yu
Comrade Jiecao is working on heterogeneous multicore systems, on both the CPU and memory sides.
Babak Zamirai
Comrade Babak's research is about approximate computing, neural networks and neuromorphic accelerators.
Jonathan Bailey
Jonathan is currently working on throughput processors and is also interested in domain-specialized and heterogeneous architectures.
Shikai Li
Comrade Shikai is working on approximate computing and fault tolerance.
Sunghyun Park
Comrade Sung orchestrates architectures and compilers for better energy efficiency.
Salar Latifi
Comrade Salar's current research is about quality assurance and reliability of neural networks.
Ze Zhang
Comrade Ze is currently working on memory utilization optimizations for throughput architectures(GPGPUs).
Hossein Golestani
Comrade Hossein's research topic is analysis and architecture support for asynchronous programs.
Ph.D. Graduates
Jason Jong Kyu Park
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2016
Thesis: Enabling Efficient Resource Utilization on Multitasking Throughput Processors
First employment: Google
Gaurav Chadha
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2015
Thesis: Energy-Efficient Acceleration of Asynchronous Programs
First employment: Oracle
Daya S Khudia
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2015
Thesis: Dependable Computing On Inexact Hardware Through Anomaly Detection
First employment: Intel
Janghaeng Lee
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2015
Thesis: Virtualizing Data Parallel Systems for Portability, Productivity, and Performance
First employment: Intel
Ankit Sethia
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2014
Thesis: Dynamic Hardware Resource Management for Efficient Throughput Processing
First employment: Research Fellow at University of Michigan
Hyoun Kyu Cho
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2014
Thesis: Intelligent Management of Inter-Thread Synchronization Dependencies for Concurrent Programs
First employment: Google
Mehrzad Samadi
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2014
Thesis: Dynamic Orchestration of Massively Data Parallel Execution
First employment: Research Fellow at University of Michigan
Yongjun Park
Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer Engineering, 2013
Thesis: Libra: Achieving Efficient Instruction- and Data- Parallel Execution for Mobile Applications
First employment: Intel Research
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 Research
Amir Hormati
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2011
Thesis: Compiling Stream Applications for Heterogeneous Architectures
First employed at: Microsoft Research, Now at: Google
Mojtaba Mehrara
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2011
Thesis: Compiler and Runtime Techniques For Automatic Parallelization of Sequential Applications
First employed at: Nvidia, Now at: Facebook
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, Now at: Intel Research
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, Now at: Media Tek
Kevin Fan
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2008
Thesis: Automatic Design of Efficient Application-centric Architectures
First employed at: Parakinetics, Inc., Now at: Google
Manjunath Kudlur
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2008
Thesis: Streamroller : A Unified Compilation and Synthesis Framework for Streaming Applications
First employed at: Nvidia Research
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, Now at: AMD
Nathan Clark
Ph.D. in Computer Science & Engineering, 2007
Thesis: Customizing the Computation Capabilities of Microprocessors
First employed at: Georgia Institute of Technology, Now at: Virtu Financial
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, Now at: Tensilica
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 Research
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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