Markus Püschel proposes to solve scientific calculation performance problems with code generation tools, introducing Spiral, an automatic performance programming framework for linear transforms.
Markus Püschel is a Professor of Computer Science at ETH Zurich. Before, he was a Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University. He is a recipient of the Outstanding Research Award of the College of Engineering at Carnegie Mellon and the Eta Kappa Nu Award for Outstanding Teaching. He also holds the title of Privatdozent at the University of Technology, Vienna.
SPLASH stands for Systems, Programming, Languages and Applications: Software for Humanity. SPLASH is an annual conference that embraces all aspects of software construction and delivery, and that joins all factions of programming technologies.