Michael Alex Frumkin is a senior computer architect on performance optimization and analysis of large-scale applications at NVIDIA. Previously, Michael worked at Google, Intel, and NASA working on traffic management, performance optimization of multicore systems, and benchmarking large-scale systems. He holds an M.S. in mathematics from Moscow State University and a Ph.D. in computer sciences from the Graduate School of The Soviet Academy of Sciences. He is an author of more than 70 scientific papers and holds two patents.