Walid Keyrouz is a Computer Scientist in the Software and
Systems Group of the Information Technology Laboratory at
the National Institute of Standards and Technology. Dr.
Keyrouz received his MS & PhD from Carnegie Mellon
University. His first involvement with HPC was in his
masters thesis which analyzed the use of array processors
and MIMD machines for finite element implementations.
Before joining NIST, he was a research scientist at
Schlumberger and a professor of Computer Science at the
American University in Beirut, Lebanon.