Lab Members

Head of the Lab

Asst. Prof. Didem Unat   

Affliate - Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, CA, USA

Ph.D University of California, San Diego, USA

Contact: dunat  AT  ku.edu.tr   

Google Scholar

 


Postdoctoral Researcher

Buse Yılmaz

Contact: byilmaz AT ku.edu.tr

PhD: Ozyegin University

Research Focus: Sparse Linear Solvers, Multicore Architectures, Compilers.


Ph.D  Students

Najeeb Ahmad 

Contact: nahmad16  AT  ku.edu.tr

MS: Beihang University, Beijing, China

Research Focus: Sparse Linear Solvers, Machine Learning, GPUs


Muhammad Aditya Sasongko 

Contact: msasongko17  AT  ku.edu.tr

MS: Marmara University, Istanbul, Turkey, BS: Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey

Research Focus: Multicore Architecture,  Profiling Tools


 

MS  Students


Erhan Tezcan

Contact: etezcan19 AT ku.edu.tr

Bachelor: Yıldız Technical University, Turkey

Research Focus: GPU Communication Optimization.


Ilyas Turimbetov

Contact: iturimbetov18 AT ku.edu.tr

Bachelor: Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan 

Research Focus: Quantum Computing, Digital Annealers, Quantum Algorithms. 


Fareed Mohammad Qararyah

Contact: fqararyah18 AT ku.edu.tr

Bachelor: Palestine Technical University Kadoorie, Tulkarm, Palestine.

Research Focus: Parallelization of Deep Learning Frameworks


Palwisha Akhtar

Contact: pakhtar19 AT ku.edu.tr

Bachelor: B.S CS in 2017 from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS).

Research Focus: GPU Communication Optimization


Mandana Bagheri Marzijarani

Contact: mmarzijarani20 AT ku.edu.tr

Bachelor: B.S CS from Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran Iran.

Research Focus: Sparse Computation and Graphs

 


 

Undergraduate Students

Caner Korkmaz

Contact: ckorkmaz16 AT ku.edu.tr

Research Focus: Sparse Linear Systems

 

 


Alumni

Burak Bastem

First Position: Yapı Kredi AR-GE

MS Thesis Title: Tiling-Based Programming Model for GPU Clusters Targeting Structured Grids


Doğa Dikbayır

First Position: PhD student at Michigan State University, USA

MS Thesis Title: Kernel and Launch Time Optimizations For Deep Learning Frameworks


Mohammad Laghari

First Position: PhD student at Virginia Tech, USA

MS Thesis Title: Data Placement on Heterogeneous Memory Architectures


Pirah Noor Soomro

First Position: PhD student at Chalmers University

MS Thesis Title: A Framework for Task Placement on Multicore Architectures


Muhammad Nufail Farooqi

First Position: Postdoc at Chalmers University

PhD Thesis Title: Asynchronous Runtime for AMR Applications on Exascale Systems


Hassan Salehe Matar 

First Position: ASML at Netherlands

PhD Thesis Title: Runtime Race Detection for Shared Memory Programming Models


Can Aknesil

Bachelor: Koç University, Turkey

First Position: KTH Royal Institute of Technology - MSc Embedded Systems, Sweden


 

Collaborators

Anastasiia Butko (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA)

Ann Almgren (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA)

Anshu Dubey (Argonne National Laboratory)

Deniz Yüret (Koç University)

John Shalf (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA)

Mehmet Belviranli (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)

Metin Muradoğlu (Koç University, Mechanical Engineering)

Milind Chabbi (Uber, USA)

Tan Nguyen (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)

Wahib Attia (AIST, JAPAN)

Xing Cai (Simula Research Laboratory, Norway)