June 16-20, 2013

Leipzig, Germany

Prof. Dr. Taisuke Boku

Deputy Director, Center for Computational Sciences, University of Tsukuba

Taisuke Boku received Master and PhD degrees from Department of Electrical Engineering at Keio University. After his carrier as assistant professor in Department of Physics at Keio University, he joined to Center for Computational Sciences (former Center for Computational Physics) at University of Tsukuba where he is currently the deputy director, the HPC division leader and the system manager of supercomputing resources. He has been working there more than 20 years for HPC system architecture, system software, and performance evaluation on various scientific applications. In these years, he has been playing the central role of system development on CP-PACS (ranked as number one in TOP500 in 1996), FIRST (hybrid cluster with gravity accelerator), PACS-CS (bandwidth-aware cluster) and HA-PACS (high-density GPU cluster) as the representative supercomputers in Japan. He received ACM Gordon Bell Prize in 2011.

Chair of: HPC in Asia
Research Paper Session 08
Speaker at: HPC in Asia
Welcome Address
HPC in Asia
Closing Remarks
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