Department of Information Technology

Our goal

is to develop the insights that enable new tools and approaches to make parallel programming easier, and to demonstrate their effectiveness through prototype implementations on real problems.

Support for Industrial Collaboration
  • UPMARC supports industrial collaboration projects. See here

Recent publications

  1. Adaptive cache warming for faster simulations. Gustaf Borgström, Andreas Sembrant, and David Black-Schaffer. In Proc. 9th Workshop on Rapid Simulation and Performance Evaluation: Methods and Tools, ACM Press, New York, 2017. (To appear) (Vetenskapsrådet [2014-5480]) (Stiftelsen för strategisk forskning (SSF) [FFL12-0051])
  2. An approximation framework for solvers and decision procedures. Aleksandar Zeljic, Christoph M. Wintersteiger, and Philipp Rümmer. In Journal of automated reasoning, volume 58, 2017. Publication status: Epub ahead of print


  • Kim-Anh Tran has January 2017 been awarded an ACM-W scholarship.
  • Kim-Anh Tran has January 2017 been awarded a professional activities grant from the ACM SIGPLAN Professional Activities Committee for attending the International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization (CGO'17).
  • Pontus Ekberg, has been awarded the Bjurzons Premium "for an excellent treatise in the field of science written by a student or young academic teacher." december 2016. Read about Bjurzons Premium here (in Swedish only).
  • Kim-Anh Tran was awarded the third prize for her work on compiling for energy-efficiency "SWOOP: Software Out-of-Order Execution for In-Order Architectures" in the ACM Student Research competition organised in conjunction with PACT'16. More details about the competition and prizes are available here:
  • Best poster award at IPDPS 2016 (IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium) Germán Ceballos won best poster award for the PHD forum at IPDPS.
  • Independent Pedagogical Award 2016: David Black-Schaffer has been awarded the Independent Pedagogical Award 2016! The theme was "Integration of digital resources in teaching and learning".

Updated  2017-01-19 08:51:39 by Roland Grönroos.