Recent Posts

  • Working at ASTRON

    I am currently on a year long break from my PhD and working as a scientific programmer for Astron, the Netherland institute for radio astronomy. I am involved in the […]

  • IPDPS 2014

    In Phoenix for IPDPS 2014. My presentation can be downloaded from the publications section.

  • Exascale Radio Astronomy Meeting

    Today I presented the last performance results of my pulsars searching pipeline at the Exascale Radio Astronomy Meeting of the American Astronomical Society. My presentation can be downloaded from the […]

  • Paper Accepted for IPDPS 2014

    Releasing the preprint version of my latest 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 […]

  • Master’s Projects

    Announcing the availability of two Master’s projects in Amsterdam (NL): “Understanding the Auto-Tuning of OpenCL Software” and “Searching for Pulsars with FFTs“.

  • OpenCL Matrix Transpose

    I’ve published a simple many-core matrix transpose implemented in OpenCL.

  • HiPEAC Computing Systems Week

    In Tallinn for the HiPEAC Computing Systems Week. My presentation can be downloaded from the publications section.

  • Dedispersion Code

    Published the Dedispersion‘s source code.

  • Beam Former Code

    Published the BeamFormer‘s source code.

  • Facing the Multicore Challenge

    In Stuttgart for “Facing the Multicore Challenge” 2012.

About me


My name is Alessio Sclocco.
I am Italian and live in Amsterdam (NL).
I have a PhD in Computer Science, and work as an eScience Research Engineer at the Netherlands eScience Center.
My research interests include high-performance computing, many-core accelerators, and auto-tuning.