Edward Smyth, Senior Technical Consultant
Edward has worked at NAG since 1999, with his primary responsibility being the development and support of the NAG SMP Library. He has also contributed to NAG Fortran and Parallel Library development and maintenance, HPC consultancy activities, including optimized BLAS and LAPACK routines for AMD ACML and ClearSpeed CSXL libraries. More recently Edward has worked and continues to work on the HECToR benchmarking and CSE support projects.
His principal areas of expertise are dense linear algebra and high performance computing.
Edward gained a Ph.D. in “Theory and Computation of Atoms in Intense Laser Fields” and a first class honours in Computer Science and Physics at Queen's University Belfast.