Sandhya Dwarkadas

Sandhya Dwarkadas

  • Visiting Research Professor of Computer Science

PhD, Rice University


Research Overview

Sandhya Dwarkadas is the recipient of an NSF Postdoctoral Fellowship and an NSF CAREER award, and has done work in the areas of software distributed shared memory, parallel architecture, and performance evaluation. She co-led the Cashmere and InterWeave distributed sharing projects, and leads the ARCH (Architecture, Run-time, and Compiler integration for High-performance computing) project.

Research Interests

  • Parallel and distributed computing
  • Computer architecture and networks
  • Interaction and interface between the compiler, runtime system, and underlying architecture
  • Software distributed shared memory
  • Integrated compiler and runtime support for parallelism
  • Simulation methodology
  • Uniprocessor and multiprocessor architectures
  • Parallel applications development
  • Performance evaluation