Marquita Ellis Ph.D.
Interim Computer Science Postdoctoral Fellow
Marquita Ellis is an interim postdoctoral researcher at LBNL, working with the CLaSS and Exabiome groups. Her doctoral research, with Katherine Yelick at UC Berkeley, focused on parallelizing irregular applications for distributed memory scalability with case studies from genomics. Before completing her Ph.D. at Berkeley, she conducted research on concurrent data structures and transactional memory systems with Maurice Herlihy at Brown University, where she received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Computer Science.