Rajeev Barua promoted to full professor

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ISR-affiliated Rajeev Barua (ECE) has been promoted to the rank of full professor by University of Maryland President Wallace Loh, effective July 1, 2015.

Barua is known for his work in compilers, embedded systems and computer architecture. His recent work has tackled the problem of compiler approaches to reliable software in embedded systems, memory allocation for embedded systems, and compiling to VLIW processors.

Barua is a recipient of the NSF CAREER award in 2002, and of the UMD George Corcoran Award for teaching excellence in 2003. He was a finalist for the Inventor of the Year Award in 2005 given by the Office of Technology Commercialization at the University of Maryland. He holds patents for

automatic parallelization using binary rewriting and binary rewriting without relocation information.

Published April 17, 2015