Rajeev Thakur


I am an Argonne Distinguished Fellow and Deputy Director of the Data Science and Learning Division at Argonne National Laboratory. My research interests are in high-performance computing, parallel programming models, runtime systems, communication libraries, scalable parallel I/O, and artificial intelligence and machine learning. I am an IEEE Fellow.

I am involved in the Exascale Computing Project (ECP). I was the Director of Software Technology for ECP from 2016 to 2017 and continue as the lead for the Programming Models and Runtimes area in ECP Software Technology.

My curriculum vitae: pdf




Professional Activities

I have been actively involved in the SC conference series. I have had many roles in the technical program committee, including being Technical Program Chair for SC12. I also served on the SC Steering Committee (2015-2018). I was an elected Member-at-Large (2013-2016) and Treasurer (2016-2019) of ACM SIGHPC. I was an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems from 2003 to 2007. I have served on the program committees of many conferences; see here.

List of Parallel I/O Benchmarks


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email: thakur at anl.gov