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Jimmy Aguilar Mena

Jimmy Aguilar from Cuba is making a second Master in High Performance Computing in the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) in collaboration with the Scuola Internale Superiore di Studi Avanzati (SISSA), at Trieste, Italy. He already have a Master and a Bachelor in Nuclear Physics made in the Institute for Applied Science and Technologies (INSTEC), La Havana, Cuba. During his stay at CERN he is working in advanced parallel processing technologies for online LHCb triggers, implementing some Kalman filter algorithms for GPUs using Cuda and OpenCL.