ERIK L BRUNVAND

Curriculum Vitae

ERIK L BRUNVAND portrait
  • Director, Computer Engineering Program, College Of Engineering
  • Associate Professor, School Of Computing

Presentations

Presentations

  • Making Noise: Using Sound-Art to Explore Technological Fluency, ACM SIGCSE conference. Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/11/2017.
  • Integrating Computer Science into Music Education, ACM SIGCSE conference . Conference Paper, Refereed, Presented, 03/10/2017.
  • A Tale of Two Rendering Algorithms: Ray Tracing, Rasterization, and their Supporting Hardware, University of Richmond, Richmond, VA. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/30/2017.
  • Technology and Arts Collaborations, BYU Visiting Artist Lecture Series. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/14/2016.
  • Birds of a Feather session organizer, ACM SIGCSE conference, with Ginger Alford from the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History: "Leveraging CS Teachable Moments in the Maker Movement," . Other, Presented, 03/03/2016.
  • Invited talk, "Technology and Arts Collaborations," Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata, India. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/07/2016.
  • Invited Talk, "Technology and Arts Collaborations," University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/06/2016.
  • Keynote Address, "Computational Thinking Meets Design Thinking:Technology and Arts Collaborations," International Conference on VLSI Design, Kolkata, India. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 01/05/2016.
  • Invited talk, "Hardware Considerations for High Performance Ray Tracing," Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, India. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 12/29/2015.
  • Keynote Address, “Computational Thinking Meets Design Thinking:Technology and Arts Collaborations,” ACM Great Lakes Symposium on VLSI, Pittsburgh, PA, May 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2015.
    http://www.glsvlsi.org/archive/glsvlsi15/program.h...
  • “Drawing Machines: An Arts and Engineering Collaboration,” Visiting artist lecture, Frostic School of the Arts, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, April 2015. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2015.
    http://www.wmich.edu/art/exhibitions/visitingartis...
  • ``Design Thinking meets Computational Thinking: Kinetic Art and Embedded Systems,'' Newcastle University, Newcastle, U.K., August 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 08/2013.
  • ``The Heroic Hacker: Computer Folklore and Hacker Culture," Invited Keynote speaker, IEEE Symposium on Asynchronous Circuits and Systems, May 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/2013.
  • ``Embedded Systems and Kinetic Art: A Natural Collaboration,'' Western State Colorado University, Gunnison, CO 4/2013 . Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/2013.
  • ``Embedded Systems and Kinetic Art,'' University of Washington, Seattle, WA Nov 2012. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2012.
  • ``High Performance Ray Tracing: Implications for System Architectures," Keynote address, IEEE VLSI-SoC conference, Santa Cruz, CA Oct 2012. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/2012.
  • “Arts and Technlogy: Strange Bedfellows or Congenial Colleagues?,” College of Charleston, Nov 2011. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2011.
  • J. Spjut, A. Kensler, and E. Brunvand, “Hardware-Accelerated Gradient Noise for Graphics,” ACM Great Lakes Conference on VLSI (GLSVLSI09). Conference Paper, Refereed, Other, 2009.
  • Daniel Kopta, Josef Spjut, Andrew Kensler, Erik Brunvand, Al Davis, Efficient MIMD Architectures for High-Performance Ray Tracing. Conference Paper, Refereed, Submitted, 2009.
  • David Nellans, Kshitij Sudan, Manu Awasthi, Erik Brunvand, Rajeev Balasubramonian, Leveraging OS-User Virtual Threads In Private Caches. Conference Paper, Refereed, Submitted, 2009.
  • David Nellans, Kshitij Sudan, Erik Brunvand, Rajeev Balasubramonian, Hardware Prediction of OS Run-Length For Fine-Grained Resource Customization, ISPASS, March 2010. Conference Paper, Refereed, Accepted, 2009.
  • David Nellans, Kshitij Sudan, Erik Brunvand, Rajeev Balasubramonian, Improving Server Performance on Multi-Cores via Selective Off-loading of OS Functionality . Conference Paper, Refereed, Submitted, 2009.
  • Erik Brunvand and Alison Denyer, Printmaking at a Micro Scale, Impact Conference, Bristol, U.K. Sept 2009. (Paper based on joint research with my colleague in the Department of Art and Art History). Conference Paper, Refereed, Other, 2009.
  • D. Kopta, J. Spjut, and E. Brunvand, “Grid-based Ray Tracing with CUDA,” ACM/Eurographics High Performance Graphics, New Orleans, August 2009. Conference Paper, Refereed, Other, 2009.
  • D. Kopta, J. Spjut, E. Brunvand, and S. Parker, “Comparing Incoherent Ray Performance of TRaX vs. Manta,” IEEE Symposium on Interactive Ray Tracing, August 2008. Conference Paper, Refereed, Other, 08/2008.
  • J. Spjut, D. Kopta, S. Boulos, S. Kellis, and E. Brunvand, “TRaX: A multi-threaded architecture for real-time ray tracing,” In 6th IEEE Symposium on Application Specific Processors (SASP), June 2008 Winner of Best Paper award for SASP08. Conference Paper, Refereed, Other, 06/2008.