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Assoc Professor Alexey Lastovetsky

Assoc Professor

Alexey Lastovetsky

Associate Professor
School of Computer Science
01 716 2916
University College Dublin, School of Computer Science, Comp Science and Informatics Belfield Dublin 4


Alexey Lastovetsky holds a PhD degree from Moscow Aviation Institute and a Doctor of Science (Habilitation) degree from Russian Academy of Sciences. His main research interests include algorithms, models, and programming tools for high performance heterogeneous computing. He has published over 150 technical papers in refereed journals, edited books, and international conferences. He authored the monographs "Parallel computing on heterogeneous networks" (Wiley, 2003) and "High performance heterogeneous computing" (with J. Dongarra, Wiley, 2009). He has supervised to completion 18 PhD students. He helped organise in various capacities over 300 international conferences. He has won over a dozen individual research grants, including three prestigious Science Foundation Ireland Investigator awards, of a total value of more than 3.5 million euro. He is currently Associate Professor in the School of Computer Science at University College Dublin (UCD). At UCD, he is also the founding Director of the Heterogeneous Computing Laboratory (


  • Senior Scientist
    Computer Centre for Scientific Research at the Moscow State University, Moscow State University, Russian Federation1 Jan 1989 - 30 Dec 1994
  • Principal Scientist
    Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute for System Programming, Russian Federation1 Jan 1995 - 1 Sep 1999
  • College Lecturer
    University College Dublin15 Sep 2001 - 1 Jul 2006
  • Associate Professor
    University College Dublin, Ireland1 Jul 2006


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