Christopher Torng

Christopher Torng

Assistant Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Department of Computer Science

University of Southern California

ctorng [at] usc [.] edu

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I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) and in the Department of Computer Science by courtesy (CS) at USC, where I lead the Acorn Research Group. Previously, I was a postdoctoral researcher at Stanford University working with Mark Horowitz in the Stanford AHA Agile Hardware Project. During my PhD, I was advised by Christopher Batten at Cornell University.


My research interests are in the area of computer architecture with an emphasis on domain-specific hardware accelerators, software/hardware co-design, agile chip development methodologies, and rapid chip prototyping. You can look at the Acorn Research Group page to see what I am currently working on!

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