Michael Gordon's Profile

Affiliation

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Company

MIT CSAIL

Job Title

Research Scientist

Nickname

Mike

Resume

PDF

Home

Boston, United States

Homepage

http://people.csail.mit.edu/mgordon

Bio

Michael Gordon is a Research Scientist at MIT's Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and the Director of MIT Global Startup Labs. His academic research interests focus on applying program analysis techniques to the areas of mobile application security and parallelization. He received his PhD from MIT in 2010 in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering. Michael is one of the original creators of the StreamIt programming language, employed throughout the world for research of high-performance data-streaming applications. Michael co-organized MIT's nextlab course, MIT's first incubator course focused on mobile technologies in emerging regions. Since 2007, Michael has organized and delivered mobile technologies incubator courses at universities across the world including Kenya, India, South Africa, Nigeria, and Rwanda. Michael also works as an independent mobile technologies consultant focused on developing countries, and he sits on the board of multiple African mobile startups.

Skills

Java, Python, C, C++, SQL, CSS, Django, HTML, StreamIt

Technical Lead Instructor

Kenya Summer 2009

Technical Lead Instructor

Kenya Summer 2007

General Instructor

Nigeria Summer 2012

Project

TRANPATECH NIGERIA LIMITED