Carl Pearson is a Ph.D candidate in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a member of the IMPACT Research Group led by Wen-Mei Hwu.

He works on multi-GPU communication and scaling as part of the joint UIUC / IBM C3SR cognitive computing systems research center. The focus of these activities is to apply tools and techniques developed in the IMPACT group to improve the performance of real-world applications.


[thesis] Heterogeneous Application and System Modeling

Carl Pearson M.S. Thesis, May 2018 With the end of Dennard scaling, high-performance computing increasingly relies on heterogeneous systems with specialized hardware to improve application performance.

[IPDPS] A Fast and Massively-Parallel Solver for Multiple-Scattering Tomographic Image Reconstruction

Mert Hidayetoglu, Carl Pearson, Izzat El Hajj, Levent Gurel, Weng Cho Chew, Wen-Mei Hwu

[CEM] Rebooting the Data Access Hierarchy of Computing Systems

Wen-mei Hwu, Izzat El Hajj, Simon Garcia de Gonzalo, Carl Pearson, Nam Sung Kim, Deming Chen, Jinjun Xiong, Zehra Sura

[CEM] Comparative Performance Evaluation of Multi-GPU MLFMM Implementation for 2-D VIE Problems

Carl Pearson, Mert Hidayetoglu, Wei Ren, Weng Cho Chew, Wen-Mei Hwu

[CEM] Scalable Parallel DBIM Solutions of Inverse-Scattering Problems

Mert Hidayetoglu, Carl Pearson, Levent Gurel, Wen-mei Hwu, Weng Cho Chew

[CEM] Thoughts on Massively-Parallel Heterogeneous Computing for Solving Large Problems

Wen-mei Hwu, Mert Hidayetoglu, Weng Cho Chew, Carl Pearson, Simon Garcia de Gonzalo, Sitao Huang, Abdul Dakkak

[IPDPSw] RAI: A Scalable Project Submission System for Parallel Programming Courses

Adbul Dakkak, Carl Pearson, Cheng Li In Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium Workshops, 2017 IEEE International.

[ACES] Large Inverse-Scattering Solutions with DBIM on GPU-Enabled Supercomputers

Mert Hidayetoglu, Carl Pearson, Weng Cho Chew, Levent Gurel, Wen-mei Hwu

[IPDPSw] WebGPU: A Scalable Online Development Platform for GPU Programming Courses

Adbul Dakkak, Carl Pearson, Cheng Li In Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium Workshops, 2016 IEEE International.

[MES] Adaptive Cache Bypass and Insertion for Many-Core Accelerators

Xuhao Chen, Shengzhao Wu, Li-Wen Chang, Wei-Sheng Huang, Carl Pearson, Wen-mei Hwu