Scott Mahlke is a Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. His research interests include customized processors and accelerators, reliable system design, and compilers for multicore processors. Prior to joining Michigan in 2001, he was a Senior Researcher in the Compiler and Architecture Research Group at HP Laboratories. He was one of the central contributors to two widely recognized compilers for VLIW and EPIC processors: OpenImpact and Trimaran.
Professor Mahlke's accomplishments have been recognized with several awards including the 2006 ACM SIGARCH/IEEE-CS TCCA Most Influential International Symposium on Computer Architecture Paper Award, 2007 Young Alumni Achievement Award from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2009 University of Michigan College of Engineering Ted Kennedy Family Team Excellence Award, and 2011 University of Michigan EECS Outstanding Achievement Award. He received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 1997.