My name is Alessio Sclocco.
I am Italian and resident in Amsterdam (NL).
I have a MSc in Computer Science, and currently I work as a PhD candidate at the Vrije Universiteit (VU) Amsterdam.
My research area is high-performance computing in radio astronomy.
06/03/2014 - Releasing the preprint version of my last paper, whose title is "Auto-Tuning Dedispersion for Many-Core Accelerators"; this paper has been accepted for publication in the 28th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS).
02/12/2013 - I've published a simple many-core matrix transpose implemented in OpenCL.
19/11/2013 - My profile as an external eScience engineer, for the Netherlands eScience center
20/09/2013 - Published the Dedispersion's source code.
16/06/2013 - Added to the publications section two recent presentations I gave on my parallel pulsar searching pipeline.
14/06/2013 - New version of the website. I have no need for something fancier than plain HTML (with some CSS).
02/02/2013 - Published the BeamFormer's source code.
19/09/2012 - In Stuttgart for "Facing the Multicore Challenge" 2012.
01/09/2012 - Beginning of my PhD at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
21/05/2012 - In Shanghai for "International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium" 2012.
01/05/2011 - Starting as a researcher at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.