Mert Hidayetoglu

  Coordinated Science Laboratory, 1308 W Main St, Urbana, IL 61801
hidayet2 at illinois dot edu

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Short Bio

Mert is a senior PhD candidate with research at the intersection of large-scale applications, high-performance computing, and software systems.

He positioned thesis work on unstructured data accesses, communications, and computations on supercomputers with multi-GPU node architecture.

In his free time, Mert likes to ride bikes.

Other than that, Mert works at The Impact Research Group directed by Wen-mei Hwu. Mert is also a member at IBM-Illinois Center for Cognitive Computing Research (C3SR) and Semiconductor Research Corporation (SRC) center for Application Driven Architecture (ADA).

Recent News

Mar 2021: Received Yi-Min Wang and Pi-Yu Chung Endowed Research Award.
Feb 2021: I have passed my prelim exam. Find the slides and report (marked-up by Andreas Kloeckner).
Nov 2020: Won the 1st place at SC20 stage of ACM Student Research Competition!
Nov 2020: Petascale XCT won the best paper award at SC20! Video presentation Here.
Sep 2020: Petascale XCT work is named the best paper and best student paper finalist at SC20.

Aug 2020: HPEC Paper won MIT/Amazon/IEEE Graph Challenge on sparse deep neural network inference.

Apr 2020: MemXCT work is chosen as the SC20 reproducibility challenge benchmark. See blog here.

Apr 2020: Presented recent research at alma seminar.

Aug 2019: Our work on efficient GPU algorithm on higher-order stencil work won the best paper award at HPCC.

June 2019: Teaching at PUMPS for Barcelona Supercomputing Center.

May 2019: Internship at IBM Research Cambridge, MA starts.

Mar 2019: Received Paul D. Coleman Outstanding Research Award.

May 2018: Starting at Argonne National Laboratory as Givens Associate.

May 2018: IPDPS PhD forum poster won the outstanding poster presentation award.

Mar 2018: Recieved Dan Vivoli Endowed Fellowship.

Dec 2017: Presented inverse multiple-scattering imaging at Argonne Seminar.

June 2017: Teaching at PUMPS for Barcelona Supercomputing Center.

May 2017: Named Computational Science and Engineering Fellow: CSE Fellowsip.

May 2017: Received the last Professor Kung Chie Yeh Endowed Fellowship.

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