Computer Architecture and High-Performance Computing

Computer Architecture and High-Performance Computing

Faculty and Research Topics:

Tarek A. El-Ghazawi, Professor
Research Areas: High-Performance Computing

Howie Huang, Assistant Professor
Research Areas: Computer and systems architecture, especially data-intensive computing, file and storage systems, cloud computing, energy-efficient computer systems, and high-performance computing and storage for scientific applications.

Ahmed Louri, Professor
Research Areas: Computer architecture, parallel and distributed computing, interconnection networks, optical interconnects for parallel computing systems, reconfigurable computing systems, scalable and power-efficient architectures, fault-tolerant multiprocessors, Network on chips (NoCs) for multi-core and many-core architectures, fault-tolerant and self-healing NoCs, emerging interconnect technologies (photonic, wireless, RF, hybrid) for multi-core architectures and Chip Multiprocessors (CMPs), embedded and SoC systems.

Guru Venkataramani, Assistant Professor
Research Areas: Computer architecture

Recent Research Projects:

Project Title: CDI Type II: From Ion Channels to Blood Flow and Heart Sounds: A New Paradigm in Cyber-Enabled Multiphysical Analysis of Heart Function
Principal Investigator: Howie Huang
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Project Dates: 2011 - 2015

Project Title: Balanced Scalable Architectures for Data-Intensive Supercomputing
Principal Investigator: Howie Huang
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Project Dates: 2009 - 2013

Project Title: Collaborative Research: Development of Efficient Petascale Algorithms for Inhomogeneous Quantum-Mechanical Systems
Principal Investigator: Tarek El-Ghazawi
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Project Dates: 2009 - 2013

Project Title: SHF: Small Software and Hardware Integration with Feedback and Transparency for Many Core Computing
Principal Investigator: Guru Venkataramani
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Project Dates: 2011 - 2013

Project Title: CHREC: The NSF Center for High-Performance Reconfigurable Computing
Principal Investigator: Tarek El-Ghazawi
Sponsor: National Science Foundation
Project Dates: 2006 - 2012

Project Title: Dynamically Adaptive Hybrid Nanoplasmonic NoCs
Principal Investigator: Tarek A. El-Ghazawi & Volker Sorger
Sponsor: AFOSR BAA-0001
Project Dates: 2015-2018