Mark received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California at Davis in 2001. After graduate school he joined the faculty at the University of Washington (UW) in the Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) department. Currently he is a tenured Associate Professor in UW/CSE and has co-authored over 60 peer-reviewed articles on hardware design, quantum computing, and software systems. In the intervening fifteen years he co-founded and was the CTO of Corensic, a company dedicated to creating multiprocessor developer tools; and a consultant for both Microsoft and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD). Presently his research is focused on ultra low-power machine learning architectures and hardware/software for large-scale video content search.