Supervisor's Name: Professor Laurie Hendren
Supervisor's Email: hendren [at] cs.mcgill.ca
Supervisor's Website: http://www.sable.mcgill.ca/~hendren
Supervisor's department: Computer Science
Course number: COMP 396 (Computer Science)
Term: Fall 2014-2015
Project start date: September 2, 2014
Project end date: December 4, 2014
An interesting open question, and the focus of this research project, is whether the same or better performance be achieved with the PNaCL toolchain developed by Google.
The student doing this project would work with the McJS research group (currently composed of four graduate students and Professor Hendren), as well as having access to a mentor from Google.
Prerequisite: 1 term completed at McGill + CGPA of 3.0 or higher; or permission of instructor.
Grading scheme (The final report must be worth at least 50% of final grade): Final Report: 70%; Milestones and Meetings: 30%
Project status: This project is open to applicant.
How students can apply / Next steps: Please contact me via e-mail, hendren [at] cs.mcgill.ca
Ethics, safety, and training: Supervisors are responsible for the ethics and safety compliance of undergraduate students. This project involves NEITHER animal subjects, nor human subjects, nor biohazardous substances, nor radioactive materials, nor handling chemicals, nor using lasers.