Kai Hwang

Director, USC Scalable Computing Research Laboratory

Professor of electrical engineering systems and computer science

USC Viterbi School of Engineering


  • computer architecture
  • parallel processing
  • supercomputers
  • multimedia technology
  • distributed computing
  • distributed scalable systems

Additional Information

  • Author of Advanced Computer Architecture (1993), Supercomputer Design and Applications (1984), Computer Architecture and Parallel Processing (1984) and Computer Arithmetic (1979)
  • Co-editor of Parallel Processing for Supercomputers and Artificial Intelligence (1989)
  • Co-editor-in-chief, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing
  • Fellow, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers


  • Chinese