C3SR faculty, Prof. Lav Varshney, was invited to give a talk at the opening ceremony of the 2019 National Science Olympiad competition. There were more than 2,000 top middle and high school students from around the country.
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Prof. Varshney’s talk was well received by the thousands of enthusiastic students.
On April 17, 2019, C3SR members Ms. Cheng Li, Mr. Abdul Dakkak, Prof. Jinjun Xiong and Prof. Wen-mei Hwu were invited to give a tutorial on the center’s work on MLModelScope at the 2019 ASPLOS conference in Providence, RI.
The tutorial was well received by the attendees. Details about this tutorial can be found here.
One of the joint research work between the C3SR team and the IBM Research, titled “Evaluating Characteristics of CUDA Communication Primitives on High-Bandwidth Interconnects,” won the Best Research Paper Award at the 10th ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (ICPE).
The winning team members were Carl Pearson, Abdul Dakkak, Sarah Hashash, Cheng Li, I-Hsin Chung, Jinjun Xiong, and Wen-mei Hwu.