Mario Leyton is a Researcher at NIC Labs. He has authored more than 10 international publications on scientific journals and conferences. He performed his PhD studies at INRIA Sophia Antipolis, France, with a scholarship co-financed by INRIA and CONICYT Chile; received a PhD degree from Universite de Nice-Sophia Antipolis in 2008; and a Computer Science Engineer degree, with maximum distinction, from University of Chile in 2005.
His main research interest are in parallel/distributed computing. In particular, the field of structured parallel programming models.