Department: Ingeniería Informática y de Sistemas

Area: Computer Languages and Systems

Research group: Grupo de Computación de Altas Prestaciones (GCAP)


Research field: Ingeniería y Arquitectura

Doctor by the Universidad de La Laguna with the thesis El modelo de computación colectiva una metodología eficiente para la ampliación del modelo de libreria de paso de mensajes con paralelismo de datos anidados 1998. Supervised by Dr. Casiano Rodríguez León.

F. de Sande is an Associate Professor and a senior researcher at the Computer Science Department at La Laguna University (ULL). He holds a Bachelor of Physics from U. Complutense of Madrid (1987). At ULL he obtained his PhD degree in Computer Science (1998). In 1990 he joined the Parallel Computing Group at ULL, first as an Assistant Professor and since 2002 as an Associate Professor. Since 2005 he is the responsible for the Computing Research Support Service at ULL. For almost two decades his research work ha focused on High Performance Computing. At the present time he is a member of the High Performance Computing Group and his current research interests specifically include: Directive-based approach to GPGPU, Design and implementation of HPC languages, Libraries and programming skeletons, and Parallelization of scientific applications.