Chris Cummins

Chris Cummins is a Research Engineer at Facebook’s AI Research. His research focuses on developing AI for compiler optimization and program analysis. Prior projects have included DeepTune, CLgen, DeepSmith, and ProGraML. Before joining Facebook Chris was a postdoc at the University of Edinburgh where he received Ph.D. and MSc degrees. He completed his MEng degree at Aston University. He is the recipient of best paper awards at CGO, PACT, and ISSTA, and received the Institute of Engineering and Technology Prize

Chris's Publications

September 14, 2020

RESEARCH

ML APPLICATIONS

Machine Learning in Compilers: Past, Present, and Future

In this paper we will give a retrospective of machine learning in compiler optimisation from its earliest inception, through some of the works that set themselves apart, to today’s deep learning, finishing with our vision of the field’s future.

Hugh Leather, Chris Cummins

September 14, 2020