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𝐓𝐫𝐲, 𝐓𝐫𝐲 𝐀𝐠𝐚𝐢𝐧: 𝐋𝐞𝐬𝐬𝐨𝐧𝐬 𝐋𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐧𝐞𝐝 𝐚𝐬 𝐚𝐧 𝐍𝐒𝐅 𝐏𝐚𝐧𝐞𝐥𝐢𝐬𝐭

David Whalley

IEEE Fellow, FSU Distinguished Research Professor, E. P. Miles Professor of Computer Science


In Episode Three, Computer Science professor David Whalley shares the lessons he learned on his journey to obtain funding from the National Science Foundation, and how he persevered through rejection and made every proposal count.


Before becoming a professor at Florida State University, David Whalley earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Virginia. He has received various awards since, including the E.P. Miles professorship for the Computer Science Department, ACM Distinguished Membership, the Florida State University Distinguished Research Professor award, and most recently a fellowship with IEEE. Dr Whalley’s current research interests include optimizing compilers, compilation tools, embedded systems, computer architecture, performance evaluation, WCET Prediction, and energy-efficient processors. Dr. Whalley’s current research is supported by the National Science Foundation.