On July 10th, 2017 at 10.00 am, prof. Hironori Kasahara will be giving a lecture on "Future of Green Multicore Computing" in the DEIB Conference Room.
Prof. Kasahara is also the 2018 President-elect of the IEEE Computer Society and will be happy to share his vision on the future of the society.
Hironori Kasahara is IEEE Computer Society (CS) 2018 President and 2017 President Elect and has served as a chair or member of 245 society and government committees, including the CS Board of Governors; Executive Committee; Planning Committee; chair of CS Multicore STC and CS Japan chapter; associate editor of IEEE Transactions on Computers; vice PC chair of the 1996 ENIAC 50th Anniversary International Conference on Supercomputing; general chair of LCPC; PC member of SC, PACT, and ASPLOS; board member of IEEE Tokyo section; and member of the Earth Simulator committee.
He received a PhD in 1985 from Waseda University, Tokyo, joined its faculty in 1986, and has been a professor of computer science since 1997 and a director of the Advanced Multicore Research Institute since 2004. He was a visiting scholar at University of California, Berkeley, and the University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign’s Center for Supercomputing R&D.
Kasahara received the CS Golden Core Member Award, IEEE Fellow, IFAC World Congress Young Author Prize, IPSJ Fellow and Sakai Special Research Award, and the Japanese Minister’s Science and Technology Prize. He led Japanese national projects on parallelizing compilers and embedded multicores, and has presented 214 papers, 139 invited talks, and 28 patents. His research on multicore architectures and software has appeared in 560 newspaper and Web articles.