Dr. Kindratenko is a Senior Research Scientist at the National Center for Supercomputing
Applications, an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer
Engineering and a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science the
University of Illinois. He received the D.Sc. degree from the University of Antwerp, Belgium, in
1997, and prior to that graduated from the State Pedagogical University, Kirovograd, Ukraine, in
1993. Dr. Kindratenko’s research interests include high-performance computing, special-purpose computing architectures, and AI. He serves as department editor of IEEE Computing in Science
and Engineering magazine and an associate editor of the International Journal of Reconfigurable
Computing. Dr. Kindratenko’s work has been funded by NSF, NASA, ONR, DOE, and industry. He has published over 70 papers in refereed scientific journals and conference proceedings and holds 4 US patents. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and ACM.