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Greg ByrdProfessor and Associate Head of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department North Carolina State University

Greg Byrd is professor and Associate Head of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at NC State University.  He co-teaches a graduate-level quantum computing class for ECE and Computer Science students, and he serves on the IEEE Quantum Initiative.  His other research centers on computer architecture for high-performance parallel systems. He received MS and PhD degrees from Stanford University, and a BS from Clemson University.  He received the ECE Department's William Lane Outstanding Teacher Award in 2011, and was selected for the NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers. He is a senior member of the IEEE, and has served the IEEE Computer Society as Vice President for Publications (2017-18) and a member of the Board of Governors (2015-19).  He is also a board member of the Computing Research Association (2018-19).

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