I am a Professor of Computer Science at Amherst College, and I am currently chair of the Department of Computer Science.
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I perform experimental systems research, primarily in the area of OS- and runtime-level memory systems. I'm interested in understanding the ways in which a program can use memory, and how a system can find and then respond to patterns of memory use. Below are links to current projects, past projects, papers, etc.
Prof. Scott F. Kaplan
Department of Computer Science
AC# 2232 Amherst, MA 01002-5000