Lorena A. Barba group

PhD student Christopher Cooper

PhD student Christopher Cooper presenting in the "CUDA Research Fast Forward" event at the NVIDIA booth in the SC'11 conference.

Christopher Cooper was a visiting student at University of Bristol, UK, for eight months, funded by Prof. Barba's EC grant Scientific Computing Advanced Training, SCAT. He started PhD studies at Boston University in Spring 2010 and his PhD research involved boundary element method solutions to problems of biomolecular electrostatics, using GPU hardware.


Chris graduated in May 2015 and became a faculty member in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Universidad Técnica Federico Santa María, in Valparaíso, Chile (where both he and Prof. Barba did their undergraduate studies).


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