Miriam Leeser is a Professor at Northeastern University, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering. She received her BS degree in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University, and Diploma and Ph.D. Degrees in Computer Science from Cambridge University, UK. She heads the Reconfigurable and GPU Computing Laboratory. Her research interests include application acceleration with FPGAs and GPUs, computer arithmetic, formal verification. She's a senior member of SWE, the IEEE and the ACM.