Ahmad Abdelfattah received his PhD in computer science from King Abdullah University of
Science and Technology (KAUST) in 2015, where he was a member of the Extreme Computing
Research Center (ECRC). He is currently a research scientist in the Innovative Computing
Laboratory at the University of Tennessee. He works on optimization techniques for
different linear algebra workloads in the MAGMA library. Ahmad has B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees
in computer engineering from Ain Shams University, Egypt.