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Rudolf Eigenmann

Rudolf Eigenmann

Interim Department Chair
101-J Smith Hall
Newark, Delaware 19716
P: 302-831-0678

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Ph.D. | 1988 | ETH Zurich, Switzerland | Electrical Engineering / Computer Science
MS | 1980 | ETH Zurich, Switzerland | Electrical Engineering


Rudolf (Rudi) Eigenmann came to the University of Delaware in 2017 from Purdue University, where he was a Professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering. From 2013-2017, he has also served as Program Director in the National Science Foundation’s Office of Advanced Cyberinfrastructure. His core research interests include optimizing compilers, programming methodologies, tools, and performance evaluation for high-performance computing, as well as the design of cyberinfrastructure. Dr. Eigenmann received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering/Computer Science from ETH Zurich, Switzerland.

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