Ken Mackenzie develops software, and works on architectural simulation and design, for Anton. He came to DESRES from Reservoir Labs, where he worked on simulators, compilers, and runtime systems for embedded multiprocessors. Prior to that, he was as an Assistant Professor in the College of Computing at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Ken obtained a Ph.D. and S.M., both in electrical engineering and computer science, as well as an S.B. in electrical engineering, from MIT. He spends his free time teaching his children (with mixed success) to enjoy hiking, skiing, and climbing.