Franklin Institute's 2016 Benjamin Franklin Medal in Computer and Cognitive Science

The citations for Yale's  award  are:
Scientific Citation: For his work on exposing and exploiting instruction-level parallelism to improve computer performance.
Lay Citation:  for  his pioneering  contributions to  the  design of  modern  microprocessors that achieve higher performance by automatically identifying  computer instructions  that can be performed simultaneously.


Award Category: 

  • The Franklin Institute Award

Year of Award: 

Yale Patt
Ernest Cockrell, Jr. Centennial Chair in Engineering