Professor Gordon Brebner is a Distinguished Engineer at Xilinx, Inc.

He works in Xilinx Labs, leading an international group researching issues surrounding networked processing systems of the future.

His main personal research interests concern dynamically configurable architectures, domain-specific languages with highly concurrent implementations, and scalable performance programmable networking and telecommunications systems.

Gordon worked at the University of Edinburgh until moving to Silicon Valley in 2002.
He is now an Honorary Professor of Informatics at the university.