David J. Lilja
Louis John Schnell Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Member of the graduate faculty in
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
- Ph.D., Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- M.S., Electrical Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- B.S., Computer Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames.
Computer architecture, high-performance parallel processing, computer systems performance analysis, approximate computing, computing with emerging technologies, and storage systems.
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David J. Lilja received a Ph.D. and an M.S., both in Electrical Engineering,
from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Iowa State University in Ames.
He is currently the Louis John Schnell Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis,
where he also serves
as a member of the graduate faculties in
Previously, he served ten years as the head of the ECE department at the University of Minnesota,
worked as a research assistant at the
Center for Supercomputing Research and Development
at the University of Illinois,
and as a development engineer at Tandem Computers Incorporated
in Cupertino, California.
He received a Fulbright Senior Scholar Award
to visit the University of Western Australia,
and was awarded a McKnight Land-Grant Professorship by the Board
of Regents of the University of Minnesota.
He has chaired and served on the program committees of numerous conferences,
and was a distinguished
visitor of the IEEE Computer Society.
He was elected a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical
and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
and a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)
for contributions to the statistical analysis of computer performance.
He also is a member of the ACM,
and is a registered Professional Engineer.
His main research interests include computer architecture,
computer systems performance analysis,
approximate computing, and storage systems.