Monday 13 March: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Lady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Site Sidgwick Avenue, CB3 9DA
Sophie Wilson designed the architecture behind the Acorn Micro-Computer, co-designed the ARM microprocessor which powers virtually every mobile phone and tablet in the world nowadays and the Firepath processor that supports broadband infrastructure worldwide. This talk is about microprocessors, instruction set design and the future of microarchitecture and transistors and is for anyone who wonders how their devices work and what may happen next.
Sophie is a Broadcom Fellow and Distinguished Engineer, a Fellow of the Royal Society, a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering, a Fellow of the British Computer Society, a Fellow of the Women’s Engineering Society and an alumna and Honorary Fellow of Selwyn College, Cambridge.