Miriam Leeser is a Professor at Northeastern University, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. She received her B.S. degree in electrical engineering from Cornell University, and Diploma and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from Cambridge University in England. After completion of her Ph.D., she joined the faculty of Cornell University, Department of Electrical Engineering, as an Assistant Professor. In January, 1996 she joined the faculty of Northeastern University, where she is the Head of the Reconfigurable Computing Laboratory and a Member of the Computer Engineering Research Group and the Center for Communications and Digital Signal Processing. In 1992 she received an NSF Young Investigator Award to conduct research into floating-point arithmetic. Her research interests include hardware description languages, high-level synthesis, computer arithmetic, and reconfigurable computing for signal and image processing applications. She is a Senior Member of the IEEE, and a Member of the ACM.
Biography Updated on 13 July 2006