Theses Last updated on Mar 7, 2019 Scott Rixner. A Bandwidth-efficient Architecture for a Streaming Media Processor, MIT Doctor of Philosophy Thesis, 2001. Scott Rixner. Memory System Architecture for Real-Time Multitasking Systems, MIT Master of Engineering Thesis, 1995. Scott Rixner Professor My research interests include computer architecture, operating systems, virtualization, and memory systems.