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Michael Niemier

Michael Niemier

Email: mniemier@nd.edu

Phone: 574-631-3858

Office: 380 Fitzpatrick Hall

Education

Ph.D., Computer Science & Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 2004

M.S., Computer Science & Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 2000

B.S., Computer Engineering, University of Notre Dame, 1998

Summary of Activities/Interests

The primary focus of Mike's work is on computation beyond the CMOS field effect transistor. He is interested in the design and evaluation of computer architectures for emerging technologies, the integration of heterogeneous technologies to improve computational performance, and non-Boolean computing systems.  Mike also has a strong interest in education and is currently working on integrating issues related to nano-scale design into a "conventional" computer science curriculum.

News

Promotions, honors, and new faculty in CSE

July 30, 2020

The Department of Computer Science and Engineering is pleased to announce promotions, honors, and a new faculty hire for the academic year beginning in August 2020.

Training computers to be lifelong learners starts with an attentional memory that allows a computer to “search” and “match” more easily

November 21, 2019

Researchers at Notre Dame have demonstrated a novel one-shot learning method that allows computers to draw upon already learned patterns more quickly, efficiently and using less energy than currently possible, while adapting to new tasks and previously unseen data.

Training computers to be lifelong learners starts with an attentional memory that allows a computer to “search” and “match” more easily

November 21, 2019

Researchers at Notre Dame have demonstrated a novel one-shot learning method that allows computers to draw upon already learned patterns more quickly, efficiently and using less energy than currently possible, while adapting to new tasks and previously unseen data.

Niemier and Taflanidis among Joyce Award Winners

May 5, 2014

Two of the 21 winners of the University's Joyce teaching excellence awards are from engineering: Michael T. Niemier, computer science and engineering, and Alexandros A. Taflanidis, civil and environmental engineering and earth sciences. They have been identified in recognition of their profound influence on undergraduate students through sustained exemplary teaching.