Scott Lloyd is a computer scientist in the Center for Applied Scientific Computing at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory. He received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Brigham Young University and has broad experience in industry. Scott co-founded a parallel-processing company (which became Linux Networx), worked with diagnostic imaging at GE Medical Systems, and investigated processor-in-memory architecture at Micron Technology. His research interests include high-performance computing applied to the physical and life sciences, computer architecture, and reconfigurable computing.
S. Lloyd and Q. Snell, Accelerated Large-Scale Multiple Sequence Alignment, BMC Bioinformatics, vol. 12, 466, December 2011, doi:10.1186/1471-2105-12-466
S. Lloyd and Q. Snell, Hardware Accelerated Sequence Alignment with Traceback, International Journal of Reconfigurable Computing, vol. 2009, Article ID 762362, 10 pages, 2009. doi:10.1155/2009/762362
S. Lloyd and Q. Snell, A Packet-Switched Network Architecture for Reconfigurable Computing, ACM Trans. Embedd. Comput. Syst., 9, 1, Article 7 (October 2009), 17 pages. doi:10.1145/1596532.1596539
S. Lloyd and Q. Snell, Sequence Alignment with Traceback on Reconfigurable Hardware, In Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on ReConFigurable Computing and FPGAs (ReConFig'08), Pages 259-264, December 2008. doi:10.1109/ReConFig.2008.30 (Best Paper Award)
S. Lloyd and Q. Snell, Qnet: A Modular Architecture for Reconfigurable Computing, In Proceedings of the 2008 International Conference on Engineering of Reconfigurable Systems and Algorithms (ERSA'08), Pages 259-265, July 2008.
Honors and Patents
Phi Eta Sigma
Best Paper Award, ReConFig'08
Outstanding Undergraduate Student award in analytical chemistry
Integrated fluoroscopic surgical navigation and imaging workstation with command protocol, United States Patent 6,823,207, Issued November 23, 2004, Inventors: Vernon T. Jensen, G. Scott Lloyd, Larry E. Harrawood, Barry K. Hanover
“Software Project Survival” – Steve McConnell, 2000 “Shlaer-Mellor Object Oriented Analysis” – Leon Starr, 1999