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26 May 2024

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PhD Various
University College Dublin

Postdoctoral Researcher in Parallel Computing

26 May 2024

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Position Description

The Heterogeneous Computing Laboratory (HCL) in the School of Computer Science at University College Dublin (UCD) is seeking a suitable postdoctoral researcher. The position is funded by Science Foundation Ireland (SFI) as part of an SFI Investigator grant to conduct a research programme “Meeting the Future Challenges of Heterogeneous and Extreme-Scale Parallel Computing”. The project aims to address the most challenging issues of parallel computing on modern heterogeneous and hybrid compute nodes, complex large-scale heterogeneous clusters, and extreme-scale platforms. It focuses on the models, algorithms, methods, software tools, systems and development practices which will facilitate improved utilisation of the modern and perspective hardware platforms.

The successful candidate will have deep knowledge and a proven record of achievements in parallel computing, excellent mathematical and programming skills, evidence of research activity, a demonstrated commitment to research and publications, the ability and wiliness to mentor postgraduate students.

How to Apply

The interested candidate should apply for the position using UCD’s Online Job Application System ( Please select ‘Research’ as ‘Vacancy Area’ and ‘Computer Science’ as ‘UCD School’. The position reference number is 008312 (you can also select this number when searching for the position). You will also find a more detailed description of the post there. The deadline for applications is 17 July, 2016. If you have questions about the position or application procedure, please contact: Dr. Alexey Lastovetsky, School of Computer Science, University College Dublin, More information on HCL can be found at

Position Category: Engineering. Position Type: PhD Various. Position Tags: parallel computing and high performance computing. Salary: €30'000 - €40'000.