Ph.D. Student Position in General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)

A Ph.D. student position in General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU) at Oakland University is open for Winter 2017. The successful candidate will work under the direction of Dr. Shadi Alawneh. His research areas include i) General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU), ii) embedded system design with GPUs, iii) GPUs for automotive technology and iv) Numerical Simulation and Modeling. Applicants should have a B.Sc. and Master degrees in electrical/computer engineering. Relevant experience in GPU programming, Concurrent Programming, hardware design, and embedded systems is desired. Self-motivation, good programming skills, writing skills, and willingness to work in a collaborative environment are expected. Applicants should send their CV and their Toefl and GRE scores to Dr. Shadi Alawneh at the same time following the school admission procedures. The application deadline for Winter 2017 is November 15 for domestic students and September 1 for international students.


I am always looking for knowledgeable and motivated students, either as undergraduate/work-term students, or as graduate students. If you would like to get in touch to discuss posted opportunities or other project ideas that you might have, please send me an email with the following: (1) you latest CV; (2) a statement of your proposed research; and (3) an unoffical copy of your most recent transcripts.

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