Group Head

Onur Mutlu, Professor Dr.

Research Faculty

Saugata Ghose, Dr. (at CMU)
Computer Architecture | Memory Systems | Bioinformatics | Processing-In-Memory

Senior Researchers

Mohammed Alser, Dr.
Bioinformatics | Computational Genomics | Hardware/Software Cooperation | Specialized/Heterogeneous Computing Systems | Processing-in-Memory

Rachata Ausavarungnirun, Dr. (at CMU)
GPUs | Heterogeneous computing | Interconnection Networks | Memory Systems 

Juan Gómez Luna, Dr.
Processing-In-Memory | Heterogeneous computing | Memory Systems | Bioinformatics | Medical imaging

Lois Orosa, Dr.
Hardware Security | Memory Systems | Neural Networks | Processing-In-Memory | Hardware Reliability | Microarchitecture

Jawad Haj-Yahya, Dr.
Energy efficient computing | Power management architecture | Power modeling | Hardware security | Machine learning hardware | Design Verification | Compilers

Jisung Park, Dr. 
Computer Architecture | Memory Systems | Storage Systems | NAND Flash Memory | System Security

PhD Students

Rahul Bera
Memory systems | Prefetching | Near memory computing

Amirali Boroumand   (at CMU)
Processing-In-Memory | Heterogeneous computing | Mobile Systems

Lukas Breitwieser  (at CERN)
Parallel Computing | High-Performance Computing | Distributed Systems | Large-Scale Simulations | Medical Applications | Heterogeneous Systems

Geraldo De Oliveira Junior
Processing-In-Memory | Memory Latency | Simulation

Can Firtina
Genome Assembly | Sequence Analysis & Alignment | Biologically-Inspired Computing Paradigms | Brain-Computer Interfaces | Phase-change memory

Nastaran Hajinazar  (visiting from Simon Fraser University)
Virtual Memory | Memory Systems

Hasan Hassan
Memory Systems | DRAM | Near-memory processing | Hardware security

Jeremie Kim
DRAM power/reliability/performance | Genome Sequence Analysis & Alignment | Hardware/Software Cooperation | Processing-in-Memory | Core Microarchitecture

Minesh Patel
DRAM power/reliability/performance | Core microarchitecture | OS/Compiler-HW interaction | Statistical modeling and simulation | Embedded systems

Ivan Puddu
Hardware security | Systems security

Damla Senol   (at CMU)
Hardware acceleration for bioinformatics tools | Genome sequence analysis tools | Hardware/Software Cooperation | Processing-in-Memory | Memory systems

Giray Yaglikci
Memory Systems | DRAM

Masters Students

Roknoddin Azizibarzoki
DRAM power/reliability/performance

Taha Shahroodi
System security | Bioinformatics | Memory systems | DRAM | Near-memory processing

João Dinis Sanches Ferreira

Academic Guests

Christina Giannoula  (PhD student, National Technical University of Athens)
Architecture-Aware High Performance Computing | Algorithm Engineering | Processing-in-Memory Architectures | Hardware/Software Cooperation

Neethu Bal Mallya
Memory Systems | Near-memory Processing |  Simulation

Chandan Kumar Jha (PhD student, Indian Institute of Technology Gandhinagar)
Memory Systems | Near-memory Processing |  In-Memory Computing


Konstantinos Kanellopoulos
Hardware/Software Interfaces | Hardware Security

Nika Mansourighiasi
Processing-In-Memory | Emerging Memory & Processing Technologies

Ataberk Olgun
DRAM | Memory Systems

Haocong Luo

Nisa Bostanci

Bachelor Students

Ege Karaismailoglu
Burak Kaya
Lara Lazier
Batuhan Tömekce

Group Management

Christian Rossi   Executive Assistant: Mon – Fri (afternoons)
Personnel, HR | Finances & Accounting | Office Management

Tracy Ewen, Dr.
Communications | eLearning | Project Funding

SAFARI Alumni and former group members

Ivan Fernandez-Vega (Visiting PhD student, University of Malaga, April – Nov 2019)

Nandita Vijaykumar (PhD defended Oct 2019, now at: Intel US)

Kevin Hsieh  (PhD defended Sept 2019, now at: Microsoft Research)

Kalliopi Tzimi (Intern Aug – Nov 2019, now at: IMEC)

Soramichi Akiyama, Prof. (University of Tokyo)  (Visiting Professor, Apr – Oct 2019)

Skanda Koppula  (Fulbright Scholar 2018-2109, now at: Google DeepMind)

Pranjali Jain  (Intern 2019)

Mohamed Hasan (Intern, D-INFK Summer Research Fellow, Universität Stuttgart, summer 2019)

Yusen Li, Prof. (Nankai University)  (Visiting Professor, summer 2019)

Alumni, former SAFARI group members at Carnegie Mellon University (CMU)