Sophia Shao

Sophia Shao, Ph.D.
Research Scientist

Sophia Shao joined NVIDIA Research in July 2016. Her primary research interests lie in the general area of computer architecture, with a particular focus on modeling and design for heterogeneous architectures. She received her Ph.D. and S.M. degrees from Harvard University, working with David Brooks and Gu-Yeon Wei. She received her B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Zhejiang University, China. Her previous experience includes internships at Intel Labs and IBM T.J. Watson Research Center. Her paper was selected as one of the Top Picks in Computer Architecture in 2015. She is a Siebel Scholar and a recipient of the IBM Ph.D. Fellowship.

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Research Interests:

Computer Architecture; Specialized Architecture; Spatial Architecture; Machine Learning Accelerator