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Yan Luo

Yan Luo, Ph.D. Professor


Computer Architecture, Network Systems

Research Interest

Heterogeneous Computing, Software Defined Networking, Deep Learning, Network Processors, High Performance Networking, Parallel and Distributed Processing, Embedded Systems.

Educational Background

B.E. Huazhong University of Science & Technology, China
M.E. Huazhong University of Science & Technology,China
Ph.D. University of California Riverside


Dr. Yan Luo earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California Riverside in 2005 and his BE and ME degrees from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in 1996 and 2000, respectively. While his research interest spans broadly computer architecture and network systems, Prof. Luo’s current research focuses on heterogeneous architecture and systems, software defined networks and deep learning. He has served on the program committee of numerous international conferences and as a guest editor and referee of premier journals. Prof. Luo directs the Laboratory of Advanced Computing and Networking Systems, which has been supported by National Science Foundation, Intel, Raytheon/BBN, Xilinx and Altera. Prof. Luo has published numerous peer-reviewed journal and conference papers with one best paper award. Prof. Luo is a member of IEEE and ACM.