James Larus (Microsoft Research)

James Larus currently is a Director of the eXtreme Computing Group (XCG) in Microsoft Research. Larus has been an active contributor to the programming languages, compiler, and computer architecture communities. He has published many papers and served on numerous program committees and NSF and NRC panels. His book, Transactional Memory (Morgan Claypool Publishers) appeared in 2007. Larus became an ACM Fellow in 2006.