Kanad Ghose

Professor, Department of Computer Science, SUNY Binghamton

Site Director, Center for Energy-Smart Electronic Systems (ES2), an NSF IUCRC

Research Interests

  • Power-aware microarchitectures and systems
  • Computer systems
  • High-performance computing
  • Cyber-physical systems

Some Current Projects

  • Data center scale power management
  • Cybersecurity at the systems and microarchitectural level
  • Flexible electronics sensor for human performance monitoring
  • Autonomous indoor UAV
  • Energy-efficient processor design

Recent Representative Publications

Adriano Garcia, Edward Mattison, and Kanad Ghose
High-Speed Vision-Based Autonomous Indoor Navigation of a Quadcopter
in Proc. of the Int'l. Conf. on Unmanned Aircraft Systems (ICUAS), 2015, pp. 338-347
Erdem Aktas, Furat Afram, and Kanad Ghose
Continuous, Low Overhead, Run-Time Validation of Program Executions
in Proc. of the Int'l. Symp. on Microarchitecture (MICRO), 2014, pp. 229-241
Furat Afram, Hui Zeng, and Kanad Ghose
A Group-Commit Mechanism for ROB-Based Processors Implementing the X86 ISA
in Proc. of the Int'l. Conf. on High-Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA), 2013, pp. 47-58
James Rosswog and Kanad Ghose
Detecting and Tracking Coordinated Groups in Dense, Systematically Moving, Crowds
in Proc. of the SIAM Int'l. Conf. on Data Mining (SDM), 2012, pp. 338-347
Avadh Patel, Furat Afram, Shunfei Chen, and Kanad Ghose
MARSS: A Full System Simulator for Multicore x86 CPUs
in Proc. of the Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2011, pp. 1050-1055

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  • Ph.D. in Computer Science
    Iowa State University, 1988
  • M.S. in Computer Science
    Iowa State University, 1986
  • M.Tech. in Electronics Engineering
    University of Calcutta, 1980
  • B.Tech. in Electronics Engineering
    University of Calcutta, 1977

Awards & Honors

  • SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities; Most Prolific Inventor
  • IBM Faculty Award
  • Boeing Research Fellowship (Iowa State University)
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society inductee (M.S., Ph.D.)
  • University Gold Medal (B.Tech.)
  • National Science Talent Search Award, India
  • National Scholarship, India