Data-Intensive Scalable Computing Laboratory (DISCL)

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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.


  • January 2021, We are the co-organizer of The 50th International Conference on Parallel Processing. ICPP is one of the oldest computer science conferences and a premier venue for presenting the latest research on all aspects of parallel processing. Please consider to make submissions of your high-quality research work there.
  • November 2019, Ph.D. student Wei Zhang attended SC'19 in Denver, CO and presented his research study “MIQS: Metadata Indexing and Querying Service for Self-describing File Formats”. Slides Video
  • July 2019, Ph.D. student Misha Ahmadian won the Best Student Poster Award at PEARC'19 for the research study of “Reducing Faulty Jobs by Job Submission Verifier in Grid Engine”. Congratulations to him!
  • May 2019, We are organizing The 3rd Industry/University Joint International Workshop on Data-Center Automation, Analytics, and Control (DAAC) at SC'19 in Denver, CO. Please consider to make submissions of your high-quality research work there.