The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA) and the CompGen initiative are sponsoring two Spring 2015 fellowships for graduate students working in biology, bioinformatics, computational biology, or biologically-relevant computational science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
Since CSL professor Wen-mei Hwu co-founded MulticoreWare six years ago, the company has grown from a small startup to the leading provider of GPU-accelerated software and GPU-computing infrastructure software, used by such tech giants as Amazon and Google.
LOS ALAMITOS, Calif., 28 October 2014 – University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Professor Wen-mei W. Hwu has been named the 2014 recipient of the IEEE Computer Society B. Ramakrishna Rau Award for his work in Instruction-Level Parallelism.
ACM (the Association for Computing Machinery) and IEEE Computer Society have named Harshitha Menon of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) and Alexander Breuer of Technische Universität München (TUM) as recipients of 2014 ACM/IEEE Computer Society George Michael Memorial HPC Fellowships.
William Gropp, PCI Director and Siebel Chair in Computer Science at Illinois, has co-authored two books through The MIT Press.
William Gropp, the director of the Parallel Computing Institute and Siebel Chair in Computer Science at Illinois, has co-authored an interim report on "Future Directions for NSF Advanced Computing Infrastructure to Support U.S.