Frédéric Gibou

Mechanical Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics


2335 Engineering Science Building II

University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara, CA 93106-5080

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Center for Control, Dynamical Systems and Computation, Member
Center for Energy Efficient Design, Member
Greenscale Center for Energy-Efficient Computing, Member


NSF Mathematical Sciences Postdoctoral Fellowship
2006 Alfred P. Sloan Fellowship

Research Description: 

Frédéric Gibou's research is focused on the design and the applications of new high resolution multi-scale computational algorithms for a variety of applications including materials science, multiphase flows at the micro/nanoscale, computer vision with an emphasis on the segmentation of medical images and computer graphics. Together with colleagues at the Greenscale Center for Energy–Efficient Computing, he applies his research interests to developing specialized architectures to calibrate reduced-order models of airflow in supercomputers.


PhD: Applied Mathematics, UC Los Angeles
Post-doc Researcher: Mathematics and Computer Science, Stanford University


Gibou is a faculty member in UC Santa Barbara’s Department of Mechanical Engineering, the Department of Computer Science and the Department of Mathematics and he is a core faculty member in the Computational Science and Engineering program.