I am the Director of Software Technology for the Exascale Computing
Project and a Senior Computer Scientist at Argonne National
Laboratory. I am also a
Senior Fellow in the Computation Institute at the
University of Chicago. My
research interests are in the area of high-performance computing,
particularly in parallel programming models, runtime systems,
communication libraries, and scalable parallel I/O.
My curriculum vitae: pdf
- Ph.D., Computer Engineering, Syracuse
- M.S., Computer Engineering, Syracuse
- B.E., Computer Engineering, University of Mumbai, India, 1990
- New! Using Advanced MPI: Modern Features of the Message-Passing Interface
by William Gropp, Torsten Hoefler, Rajeev Thakur, and Ewing Lusk, MIT Press, 2014.
This is a new book on advanced features of MPI, including the new features in MPI-3.
MPI-2: Advanced Features of the Message-Passing Interface, by
William Gropp, Ewing Lusk, and Rajeev Thakur,
MIT Press, 1999.
A Japanese translation of the book is available here. The translation was done by
Takao Hatazaki. Here
is a link to the cover
of the Japanese version.
I have been actively involved in the SC
conference series and currently serve on its Steering Committee. I was the
Technical Program Chair for SC12.
I am Treasurer 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.
Argonne National Laboratory
9700 S. Cass Avenue, Bldg. 240
Argonne, IL 60439, USA
Tel: (630) 252-7847
email: thakur at anl.gov