Development of Software to Address Challenges in Big Data

Anticipated Student Tasks and Responsibilities:  The student will be directly involved in the software implementation addressing problems in Big Data.  Introduction to new software technologies will be part of the opportunity including data stream processing, distributed computing, and/or GPGPU development.  Problems include Twitter and Bioinformatic topics.

Qualifications:  Students should have experience in C/C++ development in a linux environment.  Experience with MPI, OpenCL, CUDA, or databases is a plus, but not required.

Appropriate Student Majors or Programs: Computer or Software Engineering (CprE or SE); Bioinformatic Majors also considered.

Contact: Arun Somani – arun@iastate.edu