Dilip Reddy Patlolla

Research & Development Staff

Email: patlolladr@ornl.gov


MS. - University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UTK) 2006 - 2009
B. Tech. - Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University 2002 - 2006

R&D Staff, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL)   Jan 2011 – Present
Electrical Engineer II, Electronics R&D, Siemens Healthcare    Aug 2009 – Nov 2010
Intern, Electronics R&D, Siemens Healthcare     Aug 2008 - Aug 2009
Graduate Research Assistant, Innovative Computing Laboratory, UTK   Aug 2007 - May 2008
Graduate Research Assistant, The Institute for Environmental Modeling, UTK Aug 2006 - May 2007

Knowledge of FPGA design, Digital System Verification, Computer Architecture, Test bench coding using HDL, Familiar with Xilinx and Altera Design tools, Single and Double Precision Floating architectures and thread programming models, GPU Architecture, MATLAB M-file programming and UI development, Object Oriented Programming and Software Development.

Hardware Description Languages: VHDL, Verilog HDL.
GPU Programming Languages: CUDA, Brook, OpenCL.     
High Level Languages: C /C++ & Data Structures, VB.NET, C#, System C
Design Tools: ModelSim, Xilinx EDK, Xilinx IDE, MATLAB, Altera Quartus, Nios IDE
Software Development Tools: Microsoft Visual Studio, Boost Libraries, and CUDA Thrust
Operating System: Windows 2000/XP/NT, Linux, Mac OS X
Other: Python, HTML, Microsoft Office, Message Passing Interface (MPI), OpenMP.

Honors and Awards

ORNL Significant Event Achievement Award – 2013

Best Paper – “A Multi-Sample Standoff Multimodal Biometric System”, Poster Session 2012 at Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), 2012 IEEE, September 2012

Trainee Grant, IEEE Medical Imaging Conference, Orlando 2009


Accelerating Satellite Image Based Large-Scale Settlement Detection with GPU, Invited Talk at The GPU Technology Conference 2013, San Jose


Dilip. R. Patlolla, J. E. Breeding, W. F. Jones, J. L. Everman, “A GPU-Based Architecture for Improved Online Rebinning Performance in Clinical 3-D PET”, IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, October 2009.

Bogdan Vacaliuc, Dilip R. Patlolla, Ed F. D'Azevedo, Gregory G. Davidson, John K. Munro Jr., Thomas M. Evans, Wayne Joubert, Zane W. Bell, “Python for Development of OpenMP and CUDA Kernels for Multidimensional Data”, Symposium on Application Accelerators in High-Performance Computing 2011, July 2011.

Chris Boehnen, Del Barstow, Dilip R. Patlolla, Christopher J. Mann, “A Standoff Multi-Modal Biometric System”, Future of Instrumentation International Workshop, November 2011

Dilip R. Patlolla, Anil M. Cheriyadat, Jeanette E. Weaver, Eddie A. Bright, “Accelerating Satellite Image Based Large-Scale Settlement Detection with GPU”, Proceedings of the 1st ACM SIGSPATIAL International Workshop on Analytics for Big Geospatial Data, December 12, 2012

K.P. Ziock, C.B. Boehnen, J.M. Ernst, L. Fabris, J.P. Hayward, Dilip R. Patlolla, V.C. Paquit, “Motion Correction for Passive Radiation Imaging of Small Vessels in Ship-to-Ship Inspections,” IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, N8-8, Anaheim, CA, 2012.

Chris Boehnen, Del Barstow, Dilip R. Patlolla, Christopher J. Mann, “A Multi-Sample Standoff Multimodal Biometric System”, 2012 IEEE Fifth International Conference on Biometrics: Theory, Applications and Systems (BTAS), September 23, 2012

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