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Ahmad Afsahi PhD, P.Eng

Prof A. Afsahi PhD, PEng
Chair of Undergraduate Studies

Department of Electrical and Computer  Engineering
Queen's University
Kingston, ON K7L 3N6 Canada

Tel: 613-533-3068
Fax: 613-533-6615
Office: Walter Light Hall, Room 421
Website: detailed profile

  Current Research Interests
  • Parallel and distributed processing
  • Network-based high-performance computing, cluster computing
  • High-performance networking, high-speed interconnects and communication subsystems
  • Messaging layers, runtime systems, systems software
  • Hybrid high-end systems with accelerators (GPU, Phi)
  • Parallel programming paradigms (MPI, PGAS, OpenSHMEM, OpenMP, CUDA/OpenCL, etc.)
  • Power-aware high-performance computing
  • Workload characterization
  • Advanced computer architecture
  • Benchmarking and performance evaluation