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Prof. Paolo Bientinesi (Ph.D.)


AICES, room 432 Phone: +49 241 80 99 134
RWTH Aachen Fax: +49 241 80628498
Schinkelstrasse 2 Email: pauldj (at)
52062 Aachen Web:

     Projects for Bachelor and Master theses are available. Please contact me directly.


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Ph.D. - Department of Computer Sciences, University of Texas at Austin. 2006.
Dissertation: Mechanical Derivation and Systematic Analysis of Correct Linear Algebra Algorithms.
Advisor: Prof. Robert van de Geijn.

Laurea Degree (Summa Cum Laude) - Department of Computer Science, University of Pisa, Italy. 1998
Thesis: Computational Geometry Techniques for Approximating Electrostatic Forces.
Supervised by Dr. Marco Pellegrini.

Professional Career

2008-present:  Juniorprofessor - Computer Science Department, RWTH Aachen.
2008-present:  Young Research Group Leader - AICES, RWTH Aachen.
2006-2008:  Research Associate - Department of Computer Science, Duke University.

Research Interests

Numerical Linear Algebra, High-performance & Parallel Computing,  Automation.

If you are interested or curious about any of the following topics, feel free to contact me.
Matrix operations, automatic generation & analysis of algorithms, symbolic computations, code generation, parallel eigensolvers, error analysis, floating point arithmetic, performance prediction, massively parallel computers, multicore processors, GPUs.


List of publications