Mateo Valero, the director of the Barcelona Supercomputing Center and professor at Universitat Politécnica de Catalunya, will be kicking off the PCI Distinguished Lecture series for the 2014-2015 academic year. The lecture, "Runtime Aware Architectures," wlll be presented at 10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 22, in
Chris Lattner spent a year and a half creating a new programming language—a new way of designing, building, and running computer software—and he didn’t mention it to anyone, not even his closest friends and colleagues. Read more about the Illinois alum's invention - and how it will transform app
The University of Illinois College of Engineering honored educators and researchers at the 50th Annual College Faculty Awards Ceremony on April 28 at the National Central For Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) auditorium. Many Parallel Computing Institute faculty members were recognized for their
On April 3, as the department celebrated the 10th anniversary of the dedication of the Thomas M. Siebel Center for Computer Science, PCI Director William D. Gropp was invested as the first Thomas M. Siebel Chair in Computer Science.
Ethics Awareness was held March 3 - 7 to educate and bring awareness to the ethical issues surrounding students, staff and faculty, focusing on learning, scholarship and research.
There are thousands of examples of unethical behavior in today’s society, ranging from cheating on homework to medical experiments t
Consider attending the 3rd Annual Greater Chicago Area System Research Workshop (GCASR) 2014 at the University of Chicago, Chicago IL on May 19, 2014.
This workshop will focus on Computer Systems, broadly construed, and related areas. Topics of interest include, but are not limited to: