Maya Gokhale is Distinguished Member of Technical Staff at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA, where she leads research on systems software and hardware architectures for memory-intensive computing. Maya received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from University of Pennsylvania. Her current research interests include data intensive architectures and reconfigurable computing. Maya's Streams-C programming language and compiler for FPGAs was commercialized by Impulse Accelerated Technologies. Maya is co-recipient of an R&D 100 award for the Trident C-to-FPGA compiler, co-recipient of three patents related to memory architectures for embedded processors, reconfigurable computing architectures, and cybersecurity, and co-author of more than one hundred technical publications. Maya is on the editorial board of the Proceedings of the IEEE. She is a member of Phi Beta Kappa and a Fellow of the IEEE for contributions to reconfigurable computing technology.