Where the Time Goes, How Processors Really Access Memory
Howard Davidson is a Distinguished Engineer at Sun Microsystems Laboratories. He holds a Ph.D. in Physics. His current research interests are in the interaction between the physical design and technologies used for implementing computers and the resulting limitations on the architecture and performance.
Dr. Davidson previously held positions at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, Schlumberger Palo Alto Research, Cray Research and Hewlett-Packard. He is chair of the 1999 IEEE Workshop on High Speed Interconnections Within Digital Systems and has chaired the IEEE System Packaging Workshop. Dr. Davidson has presented many invited papers on computer packaging and high speed interconnections. He holds 14 patents.