Margaret Martonosi is the H.T. Adams '35 Professor of Computer Science at Princeton University, where she has been on the faculty since 1994. Martonosi's research interests are in computer architecture and mobile computing. Her work has included the development of the Wattch power modelling tool and the Princeton ZebraNet mobile sensor network project for the design and real-world deployment of zebra tracking collars in Kenya. Her current research focuses on hardware-software interface approaches in both classical and quantum computing systems.
Martonosi is an elected member of the US National Academy of Engineering and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences. In 2021, she received computer architecture’s highest honor, the ACM/IEEE Eckert-Mauchly Award, for contributions to the design, modeling, and verification of power-efficient computer architecture. She is a Fellow of IEEE and ACM. Her papers have received numerous long-term impact awards in the SIGARCH, SIGMOBILE, and other communities. Other notable awards include the 2018 IEEE Computer Society Technical Achievement Award, 2010 Princeton University Graduate Mentoring Award, and the 2019 ACM SIGARCH Alan D. Berenbaum Distinguished Service Award. Her work with others to co-found the ACM CARES movement was recognized by the Computing Research Association’s 2020 Distinguished Service Award.