Hartwig Anzt received his PhD in Applied Mathematics from the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in 2012. After completing his PhD program, Hartwig Anzt joined Jack Dongarra's Innovative Computing Lab at the University of Tennessee. His research interests are in designing numerical methods for high-performance computing on multi- and manycore architectures. He is coauthor of more than 50 journal and conference papers, and contributed to several open source liner algebra packages. Since May 2017, Hartwig Anzt is leading a research group on parallel computing at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.