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dr. ir. A.L. (Ana) Varbanescu

Faculty of Science
Informatics Institute
Photographer: Siesja Kamphuis

Visiting address
  • Science Park 904
  • Room number: C3.109
Postal address
  • Postbus 94323
    1090 GH Amsterdam
Contact details
  • my CV

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    My CV 

  • Publications


    • Varbanescu, A. L., van Nieuwpoort, R. V., Hijma, P., Bal, H. E., Badia, R. M., & Martorell, X. (2017). Programming Models for Multicore and Many-Core Computing Systems. In S. Pllana, & F. Xhafa (Eds.), Programming Multicore and Many-Core Computing Systems (pp. 29-58). (Wiley series on parallel and distributed computing). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley. [details]
    • Verstraaten, M., Varbanescu, A. L., & de Laat, C. (2017). Synthetic graph generation for systematic exploration of graph structural properties. In F. Desprez, & P-F. Dutot (Eds.), Euro-Par 2016: Parallel Processing Workshops: Euro-Par 2016 International Workshops, Grenoble, France, August 24-26, 2016 : revised selected papers (pp. 557-570). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 10104). Cham: Springer. [details]


    • Madougou, S., Varbanescu, A. L., de Laat, C., & van Nieuwpoort, R. (2016). A tool for bottleneck analysis and performance prediction for GPU-accelerated applications. In 2016 IEEE 30th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium Workshops : IPDPSW 2016: proceedings : 23-27 May 2016, Chicago, Illinois (pp. 641-652). Los Alamitos, California: IEEE Computer Society. [details]
    • Madougou, S., Varbanescu, A., de Laat, C., & van Nieuwpoort, R. (2016). The landscape of GPGPU performance modeling tools. Parallel Computing, 56, 18-33. [details]


    • Verstraaten, M., Varbanescu, A. L., & de Laat, C. (2015). Quantifying the performance impact of graph structure on neighbour iteration strategies for PageRank. In S. Hunold, A. Costan, D. Giménez, A. Iosup, L. Ricci, M. E. Gómez Requena, V. Scarano, A. L. Varbanescu, S. L. Scott, S. Lankes, J. Weidendorfer, ... M. Alexander (Eds.), Euro-Par 2015: Parallel Processing Workshops: Euro-Par 2015 International Workshops, Vienna, Austria, August 24-25, 2015 : revised selected papers (pp. 528-540). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 9523). Cham: Springer. [details]


    • Madougou, S., Varbanescu, A. L., & van Nieuwpoort, R. (2014). Optimizing a calibration software for radio astronomy. In 6th IEEE HPCC, CSS and ICESS conference proceedings: Paris, France (pp. 1158-1165). IEEE.
    • Madougou, S., Varbanescu, A. L., de Laat, C., & van Nieuwpoort, R. (2014). An empirical evaluation of GPGPU performance models. In L. Lopes (Ed.), Euro-Par 2014: Parallel Processing Workshops: Euro-Par 2014 International Workshops, Porto, Portugal, August 25-26, 2014 : revised selected papers (Vol. 1, pp. 165-176). (Lecture Notes in Computer Science; Vol. 8805). Cham: Springer. [details]


    • Sclocco, A., Varbanescu, A. L., Mol, J. D., & Van Nieuwpoort, R. V. (2012). Radio astronomy beam forming on many-core architectures. In Proceedings of the 2012 IEEE 26th International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, IPDPS 2012 (pp. 1105-1116). [6267915] IEEE.
    • van der Veldt, K., van Nieuwpoort, R., Varbanescu, A. L., & Jesshope, C. (2012). A polyphase filter for GPUs and multi-core processors. In Astro-HPC'12: Workshop on High-Performance Computing for Astronomy : June 19, 2012, Delft, the Netherlands (pp. 33-40). (ACM International Conference Proceedings Series). New York, NY: Association for Computing Machinery. [details]


    • Verstraaten, M., Varbanescu, A. L., & de Laat, C. (2017). Using Graph Properties to Speed-up GPU-based Graph Traversal: A Model-driven Approach. arXiv preprint arXiv:1708.01159.


    • van Albada, D., Bakker, R., Bethke, I., Belleman, R., van den Berg, D., Bruntink, M., ... Zaytsev, V. (2014). Whitepaper: Project-based curricula. Amsterdam: Universiteit van Amsterdam. [details]
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