Kushal Datta is the product lead for Magnum IO and focuses on expediting AI, data analytics and HPC applications on multi-GPU systems. His interests include creating new tools and methods to improve overall wall clock time of complex AI and scientific applications on large scale systems. He has published over twenty academic papers, several whitepapers, and blog posts. He holds five granted U.S. patents. He received his Ph.D. in ECE from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and Bachelor's in Computer Science from Jadavpur University, India.