Committed to sharing knowledge, the computer science department offers a wide range of events, reaching from talks and colloquia to symposiums, celebrations and inaugural as well as farewell lectures. Please find a chronological list of upcoming events below.
Wednesday, 15 March 2017
Monday, 27 March 2017
Monday, 8 May 2017
Monday, 15 May 2017
Monday, 22 May 2017
High Performance Computing in the Next Decade
The insatiable need of applications for more performance, as well as the desire for natio…
Speaker: Prof. Marc Snir,, SHORT BIO: Marc Snir is Michael Faiman Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. He was Director of the Mathematics and Computer Science Division at the Argonne National Laboratory from 2011 to 2016 and head of the Computer Science Department at Illinois from 2001 to 2007. Until 2001 he was a senior manager at the IBM T. J. Watson Research Center where he led the Scalable Parallel Systems research group that was responsible for major contributions to the IBM SP scalable parallel system and to the IBM Blue Gene system. He is AAAS Fellow, ACM Fellow and IEEE Fellow. He has Erdos number 2 and is a mathematical descendant of Jacques Salomon Hadamard. He recently won the IEEE Award for Excellence in Scalable Computing and the IEEE Seymour Cray Computer Engineering Award.