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Darren Kerbyson

Advanced Comput, Math & Data
Laboratory Fellow, Team Lead
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: J4-30
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Tan J, S Song, K Yan, X Fu, A Marquez, and DJ Kerbyson. 2016. "Combating the Reliability Challenge of GPU Register File at Low Supply Voltage." In Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation (PACT '16), September 11-15, 2016, Haifa, Israel, pp. 3-15.  ACM, NEW YORK, NY.  doi:10.1145/2967938.2967951
  • Elsethagen TO, EG Stephan, B Raju, M Schram, MC Macduff, DJ Kerbyson, K Kleese-Van Dam, A Singh, and I Altintas. 2016. "Data Provenance Hybridization Supporting Extreme-Scale Scientific WorkflowApplications." In New York Scientific Data Summit (NYSDS 2016), August 14-17, 2016, New York.  IEEE, PISCATAWAY, NJ.  doi:10.1109/NYSDS.2016.7747819
  • Tallent NR, JB Manzano Franco, NA Gawande, SH Kang, DJ Kerbyson, A Hoisie, and J Cross. 2016. "Algorithm and Architecture Independent Benchmarking with SEAK." In IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium, May 23-27, 2016, Chicago, Illinois, pp. 63-72.  IEEE, PISCATAWAY, NJ.  doi:10.1109/IPDPS.2016.25
  • Tallent NR, KJ Barker, R Gioiosa, A Marquez, G Kestor, S Song, A Tumeo, DJ Kerbyson, and A Hoisie. 2016. "Assessing Advanced Technology in CENATE." In Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Networking, Architecture, and Storage (NAS 2016), August 8-10, 2016, Long Beach, California.  IEEE, PISCATAWAY, NJ.  doi:10.1109/NAS.2016.7549392
  • Tao D, S Song, S Krishnamoorthy, P Wu, X Liang, E Zhang, DJ Kerbyson, and Z Chen. 2016. "New-Sum: A Novel Online ABFT Scheme For General Iterative Methods." In Proceedings of the 25th ACM international Symposium on High-Performance and Distributed Computing (HPDC 2016), May 31-June 4, 2016, Kyoto, Japan, pp. 43-55.  ACM, NEW YORK, NY.  doi:10.1145/2907294.2907306


  • Vishnu A, J Narasimhan, L Holder, DJ Kerbyson, and A Hoisie. 2015. "Fast and Accurate Support Vector Machines on Large Scale Systems." In IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing (CLUSTER 2015), September 8-11, 2015, Chicago, Illinois, pp. 110-119.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/CLUSTER.2015.26
  • Gawande NA, JB Manzano Franco, A Tumeo, NR Tallent, DJ Kerbyson, and A Hoisie. 2015. "Power and Performance Trade-offs for Space Time Adaptive Processing." In IEEE 20th International Conference on Application-specific Systems, Architectures and Processors (ASAP 2015), July 27-29, 2015, Toronto, Canada, pp. 41-48.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/ASAP.2015.7245703
  • Tallent NR, A Vishnu, H van Dam, JA Daily, DJ Kerbyson, and A Hoisie. 2015. "Diagnosing the Causes and Severity of One-sided Message Contention." In 20th ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming (PPoPP '15), February 7-11, 2015, San Francisco, California, pp. 130-139.  Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/2688500.2688516
  • Tan L, S Song, P Wu, Z Chen, R Ge, and DJ Kerbyson. 2015. "Investigating the Interplay between Energy Efficiency and Resilience in High Performance Computing." In IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2015), May 25-29, 2015, Hyderabad, India, pp. 786-796.  IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos.  doi:10.1109/IPDPS.2015.108
  • Venkatesh A, A Vishnu, K Hamidouche, NR Tallent, D Panda, DJ Kerbyson, and A Hoisie. 2015. "A Case for Application Oblivious Energy-Efficient MPI Runtime." In SC15 Proceedings: International Conference on High Performance Computing, Networking, Storage and Analysis, November 15-20, 2015, Austin, Texas, p. Paper No. 29.  Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/2807591.2807658
  • You Y, H Fu, S Song, A Randles, DJ Kerbyson, A Marquez, G Yang, and A Hoisie. 2015. "Scaling Support Vector Machines On Modern HPC Platforms." Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing 76:16-31.  doi:10.1016/j.jpdc.2014.09.005


  • Barker KJ, DJ Kerbyson, and EA Anger. 2014. "On the Feasibility of Dynamic Power Steering." In Energy Efficient Supercomputing Workshop (E2SC 2014), November 16, 2014, New Orleans, Louisiana, pp. 60-69.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/E2SC.2014.6
  • Daily JA, A Vishnu, BJ Palmer, HJJ van Dam, and DJ Kerbyson. 2014. "On the Suitability of MPI as a PGAS Runtime." In 21st International Conference on High Performance Computing, (HiPC 2014), December 17-20, 2014, Dona Paula, India, pp. 1-10.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/HiPC.2014.7116712
  • Gioiosa R, DJ Kerbyson, and A Hoisie. 2014. "Evaluating Performance and Power Efficiency of Scientific Applications on Multi-threaded Systems." In Proceedings of E2SC 2014: 2nd International Workshop on Energy Efficient Supercomputing, November 16-21, 2014, New Orleans, Louisiana, pp. 11-20.  IEEE Computer Society, LOS ALAMITOS, CA.  doi:10.1109/E2SC.2014.15
  • Gioiosa R, G Kestor, and DJ Kerbyson. 2014. "Online Monitoring System for Performance Fault Detection." Parallel Processing Letters 24(4):Article No. 1442003.  doi:10.1142/S0129626414420031
  • Gioiosa R, G Kestor, and DJ Kerbyson. 2014. "Online Monitoring System for Performance Fault Detection." In IEEE International Parallel & Distributed Processing Symposium Workshops (IPDPSW 2014), May 19-23, 2014, Phoenix, Arizona, pp. 1475-1484.  IEEE , Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/IPDPSW.2014.165
  • Gioiosa R, G Kestor, DJ Kerbyson, and A Hoisie. 2014. "Cross-Layer Self-Adaptive/Self-Aware System Software for Exascale Systems." In IEEE 26th International Symposium on Computer Architecture and High Performance Computing (SBAC PAD 2014), October 22-24, 2014, Paris, France, pp. 326-333.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/SBAC-PAD.2014.29
  • Kerbyson DJ, KJ Barker, A Vishnu, and A Hoisie. 2014. "A performance comparison of current HPC systems: Blue Gene/Q, Cray XE6 and InfiniBand systems." Future Generation Computer Systems 30:291-304.  doi:10.1016/j.future.2013.06.019
  • You Y, S Song, and DJ Kerbyson. 2014. "An Adaptive Cross-Architecture Combination Method for Graph Traversal." In Proceedings of the 28th ACM international conference on Supercomputing (ICS'14), June 10-13, 2014, Munich, Germany, pp. 169-169.  Association for Computing Machinery , New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/2597652.2600110


  • Vishnu A, DJ Kerbyson, KJ Barker, and H van Dam. 2013. "Building Scalable PGAS Communication Subsystem on Blue Gene/Q." In IEEE 27th Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium Workshop & PhD Forum (IPDPSW 2013), May 20-24, 2013, Cambridge, Massachusetts, pp. 825-833.  IEEE, Piscataway, NJ.  doi:10.1109/IPDPSW.2013.262
  • Vishnu A, S Song, A Marquez, KJ Barker, DJ Kerbyson, K Cameron, and P Balaji. 2013. "Designing Energy Efficient Communication Runtime Systems: A View from PGAS Models." Journal of Supercomputing 63(3):691-709 .  doi:10.1007/s11227-011-0699-9
  • Kerbyson DJ, KJ Barker, DS Gallo, D Chen, JR Brunheroto, KD Ryu, GL Chiu, and A Hoisie. 2013. "Tracking the Performance Evolution of Blue Gene Systems." In Supercomputing: 28th International Supercomputing Conference (ISC 2013), June 16-20, 2013, Leipzig, Germany. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol. 7905, ed. JM Kunkel, T Ludwig and HW Meuer, pp. 317-329.  Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Germany.  doi:10.1007/978-3-642-38750-0_24
  • Kerbyson DJ, KJ Barker, A Vishnu, and A Hoisie. 2013. "Comparing the Performance of Blue Gene/Q with Leading Cray XE6 and InfiniBand Systems." In Proceedings of 18th IEEE International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems (ICPADS), December 17-19, 2012, Singapore, pp. 556-563.  IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA.  doi:10.1109/ICPADS.2012.81
  • Song S, KJ Barker, and DJ Kerbyson. 2013. "Unified Performance and Power Modeling of Scientific Workloads." In E2SC '13 Proceedings of the 1st International Workshop on Energy Efficient Supercomputing, November 17-21, 2013, Denver, Colorado, p. Article No. 4.  Association for Computing Machinery, New York, NY.  doi:10.1145/2536430.2536435


  • Kerbyson DJ, M Lang, and S Pakin. 2011. "Adapting Wave-front Algorithms to Efficiently Utilize Systems with Deep Communication Hierarchies." Parallel Computing 37(9):550-561.  doi:10.1016/j.parco.2011.02.008
  • Kerbyson DJ, A Vishnu, KJ Barker, and A Hoisie. 2011. "Codesign Challenges for Exascale Systems: Performance, Power and Reliability." Computer 44(11):37-43.  doi:10.1109/MC.2011.298
  • Kerbyson DJ, and KJ Barker. 2011. "A Performance Model of Direct Numerical Simulation for Analyzing Large-Scale Systems." In Proceedings of the 25th IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing Workshops and Phd Forum (IPDPSW 2011), May 16-29, 2011, Anchorage, Alaska, pp. 1824-1830.  IEEE Computer Society, Los Alamitos, CA. 


  • Vishnu A, S Song, A Marquez, KJ Barker, DJ Kerbyson, K Cameron, and P Balaji. 2010. "Designing Energy Efficient Communication Runtime Systems for Data Centric Programming Models." In IEEE/ACM Internationall Conference on Green Computing and Communications (GreenCom 2010) and the International Conference on Cyber, Physical and Social Computing (CPSCom 2010), December 18-20, 2010, Hangzhou, China, ed. P Zhu, et al, pp. 229-236.  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc., Piscatawy, NJ.  doi:10.1109/GreenCom-CPSCom.2010.133

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