Professor Marco Antonio Zanata Alves
Professor Marco Antonio Zanata Alves
Adjunct professor and researcher at the Department of Computer Science, Federal University of Paraná (UFPR), Curitiba, Brazil (since 2016). Deputy Coordinator of the UFPR’s Undergraduate course of Computer Science (2017-2018).

  • Temporary professor at the Informatics Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil. (2014~2015)
  • Postdoctoral internship at the Informatics Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil. (2014~2015)
  • PhD at the Informatics Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil. (2009~2014)
  • Visiting scholar at The University of Texas at Austin (UT-Austin) under advice of professor Yale N. Patt, Texas, United States. (2011) 
  • MSc. at the Informatics Institute, Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), Porto Alegre, Brazil. (2007~2009)
  • Barchelor in Computer Science at the UNESP (UNESP), Porto Alegre, Brazil. (2002~2006)

Main research areas:

  • Computer architecture (processors, memory sub-systems, interconnections)
  • High performance computing (parallel programming, high performance systems)
  • Memory systems (cache memories, memory controllers, DRAM and NVM memories)
  • Microarchitecture simulation (cycle accurate simulators, fast and accurate simulation)
  • In-memory processing (smart memories capable of performing computations) (HOT)

Contact

Contact: 

Rua Cel. Francisco H. dos Santos, 100 Centro Politécnico, 81531-980 Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

Department of Computer Science, Office room 86. Phone: +55 41 3361 3684

Research Group: Embedded Systems Laboratory (LSE) – UFPR – Brazil