University of Applied Sciences of Western Switzerland, Fribourg
Phone: +41 26 429 65 65
Curriculum vitæ (english)
Curriculum vitæ (french)
|Pierre Kuonen is born the
23th of July 1958. He obtained the Master degree in electrical engineering from
the Swiss Federal Institute
of Technology in January 1982.
From April 1982 to June 1983 he worked as the Field Engineer with Schlumberger Overseas S.A. in Africa in the petroleum industry.
From October 1983 to December 1987 he was Engineer at the R&D department of the company Charmilles Technologies S.A. He was involved in the development of CAD tools and expert systems.
From 1988 to 1993 he has been assistant at the Computer Science Department of the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in the Computer Science Theory Laboratory. He was involved in teaching and research on parallel programming and Computer Science Theory.
He obtained the Ph.D. degree in 1993.
From 1994 to 2000 he has been a scientific collaborator at the
Computer Science Theory Laboratory making researchs in the fields of
parallel languages and massively parallel computing. During this
period he was leader of Parallel Computing Research Group
and managed several european projects
as well as national research projects (LEOPARD,
Since 2000 he is full professor at University of Applied Sciences, Valais (HEVs).
-The POP-C++ tool
-The CoreGRID NoE
-The Swiss National Grid Association (SwiNG)
-The Swiss Multi-Science Computing Grid
-The SPEEDUP Society
-The SOS workshops Home page
-The Society for Computer Simulation
Visual Paradigm Academic Partner Program
provides Ecole d'ingenieurs et d'architectes de Fribourg
with the use of VP for educational purpose.