Data-Intensive Scalable Computing Laboratory (DISCL)

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  • Dr. RICCI VISIT 2016 MARCH

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Mission Statement

The Data-Intensive Scalable Computing Laboratory (DISCL) at the Texas Tech University has broad research interests in parallel and distributed computing, high-performance computing, cloud computing, computer architectures, and systems software with a focus on building scalable computing systems for data-intensive applications in high-performance scientific computing/high-end enterprise computing.

News

  • August 2018, Ph.D. students Wei Zhang, Xi Wang, Daniel Dunning, Wei Xie, and undergraduate student Felix Perez completed their internships with Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Pacific Northwest National Lab, Los Alamos National Lab, VMware, NIST, respectively. Congratulations to them!
  • August 2018, Dr. Dai joined University of North Carolina at Charlotte as a tenure-track Assistant Professor. Congratulations to him!
  • August 2018, Dr. Chen and Mr. Xi Wang attended The 47th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP) conference in Eugene, Oregon and presented two research studies. Mr. Wang also received an NSF travel award for attending the conference.
  • August 2018, Drs. Chen and Dai received an award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) to work on Tuning Extreme-scale Storage Stack through Deep Learning in collaboration with Dr. Bao of ISU.
  • July 2018, Ph.D. student Wei Zhang attended Cloud'18 in San Francisco, CA and presented a research study on I/O Characteristics Discovery in Cloud Storage Systems on behalf of Dr. Zhou.
  • July 2018, We are hosting The 2nd International Industry/University Workshop on Data-center Automation, Analytics, and Control, which will be held on Monday, Nov. 12th, 2018 at the 2018 ACM/IEEE Supercomputing Conference (SC'18) in Dallas, TX. Please consider making your high-quality submissions there
  • June 2018, Dr. Chen attended The ACM 27th International Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing (HPDC'18) and co-chaired the poster program.
  • May 2018, Mr. Wei Zhang and Dr. Chen attended The 18th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing (CCGrid) in Washington D.C. and Mr. Zhang presented a research study on graph partitioning and graph storage systems. Slides,Video
  • April 2018, Ph.D. student Mr. Xi Wang received the prestigious Helen DeVitt Jones Excellence in Graduate Teaching Award. Congratulations to him!
  • April 2018, Dr. Dai received the prestigious NSF CRII award on Partitioning Large Graphs in Deep Storage Architecture. Congratulations to him!
  • January 2018, Ph.D. student Mr. Frank Conlon joined Computer Science department as an instructor. Congratulations to him!

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