Kristi Belcher is an incoming Ph.D. student in the Computer and Information Science Department at the University of Oregon. Her research interests include efficient usage of many-core architectures (especially GPUs), and she plans to pursue this topic in the context of high-performance computing. She previously completed her B.S. at Texas State University, where she worked with Dr. Martin Burtscher as part of the Efficient Computing Laboratory. Her work at Texas State culminated in an Honors Thesis, titled "Multi-GPU Parallelization of Irregular Algorithms." Kristi was active in pursuing internships during her undergraduate experience, including internships at Apple, Qualcomm, and ExxonMobil.
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