Daniel J. Sorin

W. H. Gardner Jr. Associate Professor

  Electrical and Computer Engineering and Computer Science
Duke University

Box 90291
Tel: 919-660-5439

Durham, NC 27708-0291
Fax: 919-660-5293

Office: 209C Hudson Hall
Email: Email Address of Daniel Sorin


Current Projects and Research Interests         Research Links
  • FaultFinder:  designing cores and multiprocessors that can tolerate transient and permanent faults
    WWW Computer Architecture Page
    Duke Architecture
Publications     Duke's Pratt School of Engineering


    VariaSim CAD tool for studying process variability
Curriculum Vitae     Multifacet GEMS simulation infrastructure
   I'm on the PC for HPCA 2014 and PACT 2014


Spring 2014: ECE 652 / CS 650: Advanced Computer Architecture II (old number: ECE 259 / CS 221)
Some Recently Taught Courses
Fall 2013: ECE 552 / CS 550: Advanced Computer Architecture I  (old number: ECE 252 / CS 220)
Spring 2013: ECE 250 / CS 250: Computer Architecture
Fall 2012: ECE 250: Computer Architecture (old number was ECE 52, but new topic)
Spring 2012: ECE 152: Introduction to Computer Architecture
Fall 2011: ECE 254 / CPS 225: Fault Tolerant and Testable Computing Systems
Spring 2011:ECE 152: Introduction to Computer Architecture
Spring 2010: ECE 259 / CPS 221: Advanced Computer Architecture II
Fall 2009: ECE 252 / CPS 220: Advanced Computer Architecture I


Blake Hechtman
Adam Jacobvitz
Luwa Matthews
Ralph Nathan

Graduated PhDs
Fred Bower, PhD 2010 (IBM)
Tong Li, PhD 2005 (first position: Intel Research)
Anita Lungu, PhD 2009
Albert Meixner, PhD 2008 (first position: NVidia)
Bogdan Romanescu, PhD 2010 (first position: Microsoft)
Meng Zhang, PhD 2013 (first position: Oracle)

Graduated Masters Advisees
Moky Cheung, MS 2004
John Ingalls, MS 2012
Jennifer Miller, MS 2005
Morakinyo Olugbade, MS 2011
Nathan Sadler, MS 2006

Graduated Pratt Fellow Undergraduate Researchers
Michael Bauer, BSE 2008
Derek Hower, BSE 2006
John Ingalls, BSE 2011


PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2002 
MS, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1998
BSE, Duke University, 1996