Peter Pacheco

Peter Pacheco

Professor Emeritus

Faculty Emeritus
Harney Science Center 406


Professor Pacheco's main research interest is parallel computing. He's been involved in the development of the MPI Standard for message-passing. His book Parallel Programming with MPI is an elementary introduction to programming parallel systems that use the MPI 1 library of extensions to C and Fortran. His book An Introduction to Parallel Programming is designed to teach inexperienced programmers how to program both shared- and distributed-memory parallel systems.


  • Parallel computing


  • PhD, Mathematics, Florida State University, 1983

Selected Publications