Gregory D. Peterson received the B.S., M.S., and D.S. degrees in electrical engineering and B.S. and M.S. degrees in computer science from Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Mo, USA. He is the Director of the National Institute for Computational Sciences and a Professor at the Min H. Kao Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Tennessee. He worked at the Air Force Research Laboratory for four years, where he received the Research and Development Award, recognizing him as the best research and development engineer in USAF for 1998. His research interests include computational science, parallel processing, application accelerators, electronic design automation, performance evaluation, and high-performance reconfigurable computing. He is a Senior Member of the IEEE and a Member of the ACM.
Biography Updated on 11 December 2012