Tao Benjamin Schardl

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MIT EECS Department Outstanding Educator Award.  May 2018.

Best Paper Award for "Tapir: Embedding Fork-Join Parallelism into LLVM's Intermediate Representation."  PPoPP 2017.

Akamai Fellowship.  Spring 2015.

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.  Spring 2010 — Spring 2015.

Siebel Scholar.  Fall 2009 — Spring 2010.



Tao B. Schardl is a ​Research ​S​cientist in​ the​ MIT Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL).  His research draws from both algorithms and systems to develop technologies that support principled, scientific approaches to writing fast code.  He has previously worked on parallel programming models, theories of performance, diagnostic tools, and compilers to simplify the task of software performance engineering.  His work on theTapir/LLVM compiler earned the best paper award at the ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming in 2017.  Dr. Schardl received his S.B. in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from MIT in 2009, his M.Eng. in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from MIT in 2010, and his Ph.D. in Computer Science and Engineering from MIT in 2016.