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Dr. Mike Kirby

Dr. Mike Kirby - SCI Faculty Member

Professor of Computing
Adjunct Professor of Mathematics
Adjunct Professor of Bioengineering
WEB 3602
phone (801) 585-3421
fax (801) 581-5843
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Background

Dr. Kirby received his B.Sc. in Applied Mathematics and Computer and Information Sciences from The Florida State University in 1997. He received his M.Sc. in Applied Mathematics from Brown University in 1999 and received a M.Sc. in Computer Science from Brown University in 2001. In August 2002 he completed his Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics at Brown University. Since then he has been at the University of Utah where he is currently an Associate Professor in the School of Computing and a faculty member of the Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute. His research focus is on large-scale scientific computing and visualization, with an emphasis on the scientific cycle of mathematical modeling, computation, visualization, evaluation, and understanding.

Co-author of Parallel Scientific Computing in C++ and MPI : A Seamless Approach to Parallel Algorithms and their Implementation

Research Interests

  • Computational Science and Engineering
  • Concurrent Programming
  • Scientific Visualization
  • Interdisciplinary Collaboration across Computer Science, Engineering, and Applied Math
  • Computational Steering
  • High Performance Computing