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Skadron, Kevin

Kevin Skadron

Primary Appointment

Computer Science

Contact Information

Telephone: 2-2200

Research Interests

Computer architecture, application-specific accelerators, temperature-aware and power-aware computing

Research Description

Dr. Skadron directs the LAVA lab (Laboratory for Computer Architecture at Virginia), and his research focuses on the architecture of processors in the presence of physical constraints, such as power and thermal limits and reliability challenges, and the application of accelerator hardware such as GPUs, FPGAs, and hardware accelerators. He is also Director of the Center for Automata Processing (CAP) and the Center for Research on Intelligent Storage and Processing in Memory (CRISP)

Selected Publications

Mars Jason , Tang Lingjia , Hundt Robert , Skadron Kevin , Soffa Mary Lou , Bubble-up: Increasing utilization in modern warehouse scale computers via sensible co-locations, ; Proceedings of the 44th annual IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Microarchitecture. () 248-259 |

Meng Jiayuan , Tarjan David , Skadron Kevin , Dynamic warp subdivision for integrated branch and memory divergence tolerance, ; ACM SIGARCH Computer Architecture News. 38(3) 235-246 |

Che Shuai , Li Jie , Sheaffer Jeremy W, Skadron Kevin , Lach John , Accelerating compute-intensive applications with GPUs and FPGAs, ; Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Application Specific Processors, SASP 2008. () 101-107 |

Nickolls John , Buck Ian , Garland Michael , Skadron Kevin , Scalable parallel programming with CUDA, ; Queue. 6(2) 40-53 |

Skadron Kevin , Stan Mircea R, Sankaranarayanan Karthik , Huang Wei , Velusamy Sivakumar , Tarjan David , Temperature-aware microarchitecture: Modeling and implementation, ; ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization (TACO). 1(1) 94-125 |

Skadron Kevin , Stan MirceaR, Huang Wei , Velusamy Sivakumar , Sankaranarayanan Karthik , Tarjan David , Temperature-aware microarchitecture, ; ACM SIGARCH Computer Architecture News. 31(2) 2-13 |