Candidate for Board of Directors Anant Agarwal MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA BIOGRAPHY Academic Background: Ph.D., Stanford, 1987, Computer Architecture. Professional Experience: Professor, MIT EECS, Cambridge, MA, 1987 – 2011; CTO, Tilera Corporation, San Jose, CA, 2004 – 2011. Professional Interest: Computer Architecture; Computer Systems; Operating Systems; Compilers; VLSI. Awards Received: ACM: ACM Fellow, 2007; Maurice Wilkes award, 2001. Other: NSF PYI, 1991; Jamieson teaching award, 2010; Smullin teaching award, 2005. STATEMENT My research area is computer architecture. I have been teaching computer architecture, VLSI and software systems classes since 1988. I have also advised a number of graduate students on their theses/dissertations, and several of my students have gone on into industry development, industry research, and academia. I have also been a founder of several startups in the general area of VLSI and computer architecture. I am happy to serve on the SIGARCH board if elected.