Venkatesh leads the Novel Technologies activities at ICHEC in Dublin, Ireland. This involves defining and accomplishing ICHEC's strategy with technologies that include conventional HPC, accelerator technologies, parallelisation, auto-tuning for energy-efficiency and exascale computing. Venkatesh also investigates the use of conventional HPC solutions and emerging techniques (Quantum Computing, Machine Learning and Blockchain) for application to ICHEC's industrial and research projects. This includes working with in-house and external partners in academia and industry to apply conventional and emerging HPC solutions to their requirements. Venkatesh leads the Intel Parallel Computing Center at ICHEC, and am a principle investigator, work package lead and task lead in multiple Irish and EU projects (H2020 and PRACE).
AI/Machine Learning/Deep Learning