Benjamin KlenkResearch Associate/PhD Student, Ruprecht-Karls University Heidelberg
Benjamin Klenk is a PhD student at the Ruprecht-Karls University of Heidelberg, from which he also received his Master degree in Computer Engineering. His research focuses on GPU computing, in particular communication models for distributed GPU-accelerated systems. He served two internships at NVIDIA in Santa Clara, CA, where he analyzed communication patterns of deep learning training algorithms and researched the GPU's capability of orchestrating communication. Benjamin is expected to graduate in April 2017.