BiographyI am a US NSF Graduate Research Fellow, and PhD student in the School of Computer & Communication Sciences, working under the supervision of Prof. Martin Odersky at LAMP.
Research Interests: Language support for distributed programming. Parallel (and distributed) programming models.
More info: http://www.heather.miller.am
Functional Programming For All! Scaling a MOOC for Students and Professionals Alike. , 2014..
RAY: Integrating Rx and Async for Direct-Style Reactive Streams. Workshop on Reactivity, Events and Modularity, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, 2013..
Instant Pickles: Generating Object-Oriented Pickler Combinators for Fast and Extensible Serialization. ACM SIGPLAN 2013 Conference on Object Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages and Applications (OOPSLA'13), Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, 2013..
FlowPools: A Lock-Free Deterministic Concurrent Dataflow Abstraction. 25th International Workshop on Languages and Compilers for Parallel Computing, Tokyo, Japan, 2012..
Tools and Frameworks for Big Learning in Scala: Leveraging the Language for High Productivity and Performance. NIPS 2011 Workshop on Parallel and Large-Scale Machine Learning (BigLearn), Sierra Nevada, Spain, 2011..
Parallelizing Machine Learning- Functionally: A Framework and Abstractions for Parallel Graph Processing. 2nd Annual Scala Workshop, Stanford, California, USA, 2011..
FlowPools: A Lock-Free Deterministic Concurrent Dataflow Abstraction – Proofs, 2012.
On The Road To A Neuroprosthetic Hand: A Novel Hand Grasp Orthosis Based on Functional Electrical Stimulation. 32nd Annual International Conference of the IEEE EMBS, Buenos Aires, Argentina, IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Conference Proceedings, 2010..
Heather MillerPhD Student
Nationality : United States of America Birth date : 21.04.1986