Ayesha Afzal

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Ayesha Afzal

    Curriculum Vitæ


    since October 2017 Researcher at the Department of Computer Science 12 (Hardware/Software Co-Design), Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
    2013 − 2015 M.Sc. in Computational Engineering, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany
    2008 − 2012 B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, Pakistan
    November 1991 Born in Lahore, Pakistan

    Research Projects

    • HighPerMeshes: Domain-specific programming and target-aware compiler infrastructure for algorithms on unstructured grids

    Research Interests

    • Multi-Core Architectures and Programming
    • Parallel Architectures
    • Parallel Programming Models (Shared, Distributed, Hybrid): OpenMP, OpenCL, SYCL, MPI, GASPI
    • Modern C++ (C++11/14/17)
    • High-Performance Computing
    • Domain-Specific Languages
    • Code Generation


    Open Theses





    • Afzal A., Schmitt C., Alhaddad S., Grynko Y., Teich J., Förstner J., Hannig F.:
      Solving Maxwell’s Equations with Modern C++ and SYCL: A Case Study
      The 29th Annual IEEE International Conference on Application-specific Systems, Architectures and Processors (ASAP), Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy, July 10, 2018.
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