Associate Dean for Strategic Initiatives and Professor
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Dr. Childers received a BS degree (Computer Science, 1991) from the College of William and Mary, and a PhD degree (Computer Science, 2000) from the University of Virginia.
He developed a novel system for the automatic design of application-specific processors. He also worked in industry on projects for custom VLIW/systolic architectures and low-power embedded processors.
Dr. Childers’ research interests include computer architecture, compilers and software development tools, and embedded systems.
- Computer architecture
- Compilers and software development tools
- Embedded systems