Location

Boston, MA

Current Obsession

Longboarding 

I'M

Burak Aksar.

On Repeat

Put Me Thru - Anderson Paak

23. 
 
Reversed thinker, quick learner.
 
Pursuing passions, not paychecks.
 
Continuous learning is my life purpose.
 
Everything has it's own groove, just feel it.
 
Education, experience, skills and more below.
 
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Educatıon

Boston University, Boston/USA
2018 - Present
Ph.D., Computer Engineering
Distinguished Computer Engineering Fellowship
Sabanci University,Istanbul/Turkey
2013 - 2018
Bachelor's Degree, Electronics Engineering
High Honor Scholarship
  • CGPA: 3.86

Sometimes you want more, uh?

 

Current Research

"An optimist will tell you the glass is half-full; the pessimist, half-empty; and the engineer will tell you the glass is twice the size it needs to be."

Anomaly Suite Generation for High-Performance Computing Systems
Sept. 2018 - Present
PEACLAB
Supervisor: Prof. Ayse K. Coskun
 

Researching on existing anomalies in HPC systems that cause performance variations and developing synthetic anomalies such as Memory Bandwidth, IO Bandwidth, Memory Leakage etc. The main aim behind this research is developing an anomaly suite to help existing research in HPC analytics, including machine learning based analysis frameworks.

Programmable Hardware Monitoring using RISC-V Rocket Processor
Sept. 2018 - Nov. 2018
ICSG
Supervisor: Ajay Joshi
 

Investigated different hardware monitoring techniques including software-only run-time monitoring systems and focused on how Control-Flow Integrity(CFI) enforced in these systems. The main aim was implementing a better CFI mechanism in the Programmable Hardware Monitor.

 

Interests

Machine Learning
Monitoring & Management of Large-Scale Systems
High-Performance Computing
Computer Architecture
 
 

SKILLS

C/C++
Python
Assembly(x86/ARM)
Verilog HDL
MATLAB
Bash

No matter who you are or what you think.

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