I am a Senior Application Engineer working on High Performance and Throughout Computing at Intel in Germany. I am part of the Software and Services Group, Developer Relations Division. My responsibilities include performance analysis and optimization, software development and porting, benchmarking, customer support, platform evangelization, and customer training.
I am also the Chief Executive Officer of the OpenMP Architecture Review Board. The OpenMP Architecture Review Board (http://www.openmp.org) is a non-profit organization that oversees the OpenMP API specification and develops future versions of the OpenMP language and API. It also provides funding of conferences, workshops, tutorials, and other OpenMP-related events.
My background is in Computer Science. I obtained the German equivalent of an M.Sc. in 2003 from the Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, Germany. I earned a Doctor of Engineering degree (Dr.-Ing.) in Computer Science from the same university in 2008. My research focus was on compilers and runtime systems for distributed systems. My areas of interest include compiler construction, design of programming languages, parallel programming, and performance analysis and tuning.