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Kogge Named Recipient of IEEE Computer Society 2012 Seymour Cray Award

M. D. McNally • DATE: October 11, 2012

University of Notre Dame computer science and engineering professor Peter Kogge, developer of the space shuttle I/O processor, the world's first multi-core processor, and a number of other important innovations has been named the recipient of the IEEE Computer Society's 2012 Seymour Cray Computer Engineering Award. Kogge, the Ted H. McCourtney Professor of Computer Science and Engineering at Notre Dame since 1994, was recognized "for innovations in advanced computer architecture and systems." The Seymour Cray Award is one of the IEEE Computer Society's highest awards, and is presented in recognition of innovative contributions to high-performance computing systems that best exemplify Cray's creative spirit. The award consists of a crystal memento, a certificate and honorarium. 

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