David Irwin

ProfessorUniversity of Massachusetts AmherstCollege of EngineeringElectrical and Computer Engineering DepartmentAddress: 151 Holdsworth Way, Amherst, MA 01003Email: deirwin@umass.eduOffice: Knowles 215CPhone: 413-545-5822


I am a Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and an Adjunct Professor in the College of Information and Computer Sciences at the University of Massachusetts Amherst.  I lead the Sustainable Computing Lab, which focuses on designing distributed software systems with an emphasis on improving efficiency and sustainability.  I also serve as Chair of ACM's Special Interest Group on Energy Systems and Informatics (SIGEnergy). Check out the Sustainable Computing Lab website and some recent publications for more information about my research.


Ph.D. (2007), M.S. (2005), Computer Science, Duke University

B.S. (2001), Computer Science and Mathematics, Vanderbilt University

Latest News

September 2023

Congrats to Noman on receiving MIT's Climate & Computing Impact Fellowship!

August 2023

Papers accepted at SIGMETRICs, Performance, SoCC, SEC, IGSCC, and HotCarbon!

May 2023

New paper accepted at e-Energy!

April 2023

ICPE paper awarded best paper runner-up!

February 2023

New paper accepted to IoTDI!

December 2022

New papers accepted at ASPLOS, HotCarbon, and BuildSys!

October 2022

Multiple new NSF projects starting in CCRI and CSR programs!

May 2022

New papers accepted to ACM COMPASS and ACM e-Energy!

December 2021

Our work on SunDown was featured in PVMagazine!

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