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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Computer Science H-index 129 Citations 80,868 1,072 World Ranking 30 National Ranking 19

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2019 - Fellow of the Royal Society, United Kingdom

2019 - SIAM/ACM Prize in Computational Science and Engineering For his key role in the development of software and software standards, software repositories, performance and benchmarking software, and in community efforts to prepare for the challenges of exascale computing, especially in adapting linear algebra infrastructure to emerging architectures.

2013 - ACM - IEEE CS Ken Kennedy Award For influential contributions to mathematical software, performance measurement, and parallel programming, and significant leadership and service within the HPC community

2009 - SIAM Fellow For contributions to numerical linear algebra, including EISPACK, LINPACK, and LAPACK, and high-performance computing.

2001 - ACM Fellow For contributions in the field of scientific computing, the development of mathematical software, parallel methods, and enabling technologies for high-performance computing.

2001 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For contributions to numerical software, parallel and distributed computation, and problem-solving environments.

2000 - IEEE Fellow For contributions and leadership in the field of computational mathematics.

1994 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)


What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Operating system
  • Programming language
  • Parallel computing

His primary scientific interests are in Parallel computing, Linear algebra, Distributed computing, Software and Supercomputer. Jack Dongarra works on Parallel computing which deals in particular with Distributed memory. His research integrates issues of Linear system, Numerical linear algebra, Basic Linear Algebra Subprograms and Algorithm, Iterative refinement in his study of Linear algebra.

His Distributed computing research focuses on Grid computing and how it connects with Suspension. His Software research focuses on Computational science and how it relates to Graphics. His Supercomputer research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Computer architecture and Concurrent computing.

His most cited work include:

  • MPI: The Complete Reference (2132 citations)
  • PVM: Parallel virtual machine: a users' guide and tutorial for networked parallel computing (1641 citations)
  • A set of level 3 basic linear algebra subprograms (1540 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of investigation include Parallel computing, Linear algebra, Distributed computing, Supercomputer and Software. Jack Dongarra is studying Multi-core processor, which is a component of Parallel computing. His Multi-core processor study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as QR decomposition, CUDA and Shared memory.

Jack Dongarra combines subjects such as Linear system, Numerical linear algebra, Distributed memory and Computational science with his study of Linear algebra. His research in Distributed computing intersects with topics in Grid, Grid computing and Scheduling. His studies in Matrix integrate themes in fields like Algorithm and Eigenvalues and eigenvectors.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Parallel computing (54.61%)
  • Linear algebra (25.67%)
  • Distributed computing (17.35%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Parallel computing (54.61%)
  • Matrix (20.51%)
  • Linear algebra (25.67%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Parallel computing, Matrix, Linear algebra, Computational science and Linear system. His primary area of study in Parallel computing is in the field of Multi-core processor. He has researched Matrix in several fields, including Factorization, Algorithm, Multiplication and Preconditioner.

His Linear algebra study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Xeon Phi, Software, Porting, Vectorization and Numerical linear algebra. His research in Software focuses on subjects like Supercomputer, which are connected to Distributed computing. His research investigates the link between Computational science and topics such as Energy consumption that cross with problems in Coprocessor.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • High-performance conjugate-gradient benchmark (68 citations)
  • Performance, Design, and Autotuning of Batched GEMM for GPUs (61 citations)
  • Performance, Design, and Autotuning of Batched GEMM for GPUs (61 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Operating system
  • Programming language
  • Algorithm

Jack Dongarra spends much of his time researching Parallel computing, Matrix, Linear system, Linear algebra and Computational science. He conducts interdisciplinary study in the fields of Parallel computing and Kernel through his works. His Linear system research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Positive-definite matrix and Algorithm.

Jack Dongarra interconnects Scheduling, Matrix multiplication and Kernel in the investigation of issues within Linear algebra. His Computational science study also includes

  • Iterative refinement, which have a strong connection to Coprocessor,
  • Xeon Phi and LOBPCG most often made with reference to Efficient energy use,
  • Distributed computing most often made with reference to CUDA. His study looks at the relationship between Cholesky decomposition and fields such as Software, as well as how they intersect with chemical problems.

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Top Publications

LINPACK Users' Guide

J. J. Dongarra;C. B. Moler;J. R. Bunch;G. W. Stewart.

3420 Citations

MPI: The Complete Reference

Marc Snir;Steve W. Otto;David W. Walker;Jack Dongarra.

3340 Citations

PVM: Parallel virtual machine: a users' guide and tutorial for networked parallel computing

Al Geist;Adam Beguelin;Jack Dongarra;Weicheng Jiang.
Computers in Physics (1995)

2703 Citations

A set of level 3 basic linear algebra subprograms

J. J. Dongarra;Jeremy Du Croz;Sven Hammarling;I. S. Duff.
ACM Transactions on Mathematical Software (1990)

2373 Citations

ScaLAPACK Users' Guide

L. S. Blackford;J. Choi;A. Cleary;E. D'Azevedo.

2124 Citations

Templates for the Solution of Algebraic Eigenvalue Problems: A Practical Guide

James Demmel;Jack Dongarra;Axel Ruhe;Henk van der Vorst.

1834 Citations

Open MPI: Goals, Concept, and Design of a Next Generation MPI Implementation

Edgar Gabriel;Graham E. Fagg;George Bosilca;Thara Angskun.
Lecture Notes in Computer Science (2004)

1753 Citations

Automatically Tuned Linear Algebra Software

R. Clint Whaley;Jack J. Dongarra.
conference on high performance computing (supercomputing) (1998)

1320 Citations

An extended set of FORTRAN basic linear algebra subprograms

Jack J. Dongarra;Jeremy Du Croz;Sven Hammarling;Richard J. Hanson.
ACM Transactions on Mathematical Software (1988)

1225 Citations

Performance of various computers using standard linear equations software

Jack J. Dongarra.
ACM Sigarch Computer Architecture News (1990)

1031 Citations

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