Industry Events

SIAM-UT Industry talk by Damon McDougall, AMD

Date and Time:  March 8th, 2023 (Wednesday), 1:00pm – 2:00 pm (Central Time)


Talk type: In-person | Venue: POB 2.402


Talk Title: Career Insights at AMD: Software Development and High-Performance Computing


Talk Overview:  Dr. Damon McDougall will talk about what it’s like to work at AMD and opportunities that are available to PhD students and beyond. The talk will focus on high performance computing.


Speaker:  Damon McDougall did a PhD in Mathematics at the University of Warwick in 2012, before pursuing a postdoc and research positions at the Oden Institute at UT Austin. Damon started working at AMD in 2018 and is currently a member of the Frontier Center for Excellence. His research interests are in high-performance computing, scientific software development, statistical computing, numerical PDEs.