Dr. Kamil Rocki is a Research Staff Member at IBM Research. Prior to joining Almaden Research Center in California in 2013 he has spent 5 years in Japan at the University of Tokyo where he graduated with a PhD degree in Information Science in 2011. Before that he received his M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees in Computer Science from Warsaw University of Technology. His research focuses on high performance parallel algorithms, hardware design, supercomputing, AI, computer vision and robotics. He has been working in the field of high performance computing for the past 9 years.