Jack Dongarra

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Jack Dongarra
Jack Dongarra
Born (1950-07-18) July 18, 1950 (age 72)
CitizenshipAmerican / United States
Alma materChicago State University (BSc)
Illinois Institute of Technology (MSc)
University of New Mexico (PhD)
Known forEISPACK, LINPACK, BLAS, LAPACK, ScaLAPACK,[1][2] Netlib, PVM, MPI, NetSolve,[3] Top500, ATLAS,[4] and PAPI.[5]
Scientific career
FieldsComputer Science
Computational science
Parallel computing
InstitutionsUniversity of Tennessee
University of New Mexico
Argonne National Laboratory
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
University of Manchester
ThesisImproving the Accuracy of Computed Matrix Eigenvalues (1980)
Doctoral advisorCleve Moler

Jack J. Dongarra ForMemRS; (born July 18, 1950) is an American academic and computer scientist. He is the University Distinguished Professor of Computer Science at the University of Tennessee.[6] He was a faculty fellow at Texas A&M University's institute for advanced study (2014–2018).[7] Dongarra is the founding director of Innovative Computing Laboratory.[8] In 2022, he won a Turing Award.[9]

References[change | change source]

  1. Choi, J.; Dongarra, J. J.; Pozo, R.; Walker, D. W. (1992). "ScaLAPACK: a scalable linear algebra library for distributed memory concurrent computers". Proceedings of the Fourth Symposium on the Frontiers of Massively Parallel Computation. p. 120. doi:10.1109/FMPC.1992.234898. ISBN 978-0-8186-2772-9. S2CID 15496519.
  2. "ScaLAPACK — Scalable Linear Algebra PACKage". Netlib.org. Retrieved 2012-07-14.
  3. "NetSolve". Icl.cs.utk.edu. Retrieved 2012-07-14.
  4. Clint Whaley, R.; Petitet, A.; Dongarra, J. J. (2001). "Automated empirical optimizations of software and the ATLAS project". Parallel Computing. 27 (1–2): 3–35. CiteSeerX doi:10.1016/S0167-8191(00)00087-9.
  5. "PAPI". Icl.cs.utk.edu. Retrieved 2012-07-14.
  6. "The History of Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing". 9 October 2006. Archived from the original on 2006-10-09. Retrieved 23 April 2019.
  7. "Dr. Jack Dongarra — Hagler Institute for Advanced Study at Texas A&M University". Hias.tamu.edu. Archived from the original on 2017-09-21. Retrieved 2017-09-20.
  8. "Innovative Computing Laboratory – Academic Research in Enabling Technology and High Performance Computing". Icl.cs.utk.edu. Retrieved 2012-07-14.
  9. "University of Tennessee's Jack Dongarra receives 2021 ACM A.M. Turing Award". awards.acm.org. Retrieved 2022-03-30.