Peter Ahrens

  • Program Year: 1
  • Academic Institution: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Field of Study: Computer Science
  • Academic Advisor: Alan Edelman
  • Practicum(s): Practicum Not Yet Completed
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley, 2016

Publications

P. Ahrens, H. D. Nguyen, and J. Demmel, "Efficient Reproducible Floating Point Summation and BLAS," EECS Department, University of California, Berkeley, Tech. Rep. UCB/EECS-2015-229, Dec. 2015.
http://www.eecs.berkeley.edu/Pubs/TechRpts/2015/EECS-2015-229.html (In review by ACM TOMS)

Tumblin, R., Ahrens, P., Hartse, S., & Robey, R. W. (2015). Parallel Compact Hash Algorithms for Computational Meshes. SIAM Journal on Scientific Computing, 37(1), C31-C53.
(unofficial link)
https://github.com/losalamos/ExascaleDocs/raw/master/CompactHashes.pdf

Awards

Warren Y. Dere Design Award, UC Berkeley, 2016
EECS Honors, UC Berkeley, 2012-2016
CS61C Image Convolution Optimization Contest 1st place, UC Berkeley, 2013
CS61A Scheme Recursive Art Contest 1st Place, UC Berkeley, 2012