Yuan Xie
Award Recipient


Yuan Xie is a professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering department at University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB). He received BS degree in Electronic Engineering from Tsinghua University in China, and Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from Princeton University. Before joining UCSB in 2014, he was with IBM Microelectronics as an Advisory Engineer, with Pennsylvania State University as a professor in Computer Science and Engineering department, and with AMD Research. He is currently with Alibaba’s DAMO Academy as a Distinguished Engineer and Chief Scientist.

Yuan Xie is a Fellow of IEEE, ACM, and AAAS. He received numerous awards including NSF Career award, IBM Faculty award, SRC Inventor Recognition Award, and many best paper awards in IEEE/ACM conferences. He was also inducted to the Hall of Fame in ISCA/MICRO/HPCA, which are the premier computer architecture conferences.

He has authored 4 books, published more than 300 IEEE/ACM journal/conference papers in the areas of computer architecture, VLSI design, and EDA, with a focus on application-driven and technology-driven novel circuits/architectures and design methodologies.

Yuan Xie has been an active volunteer in the design automation, VLSI and computer architecture community. He served as TPC Chair or General Chair for conferences such as HPCA, ICCAD, ASPDAC, ISLPED, and as TPC committee member for leading conferences in these areas, including top EDA conferences such as DAC, ICCAD, ASP-DAC, and DATE, and top architecture conferences such as ISCA MICRO, and HPCA.

He has served as the Editor-in-Chief for ACM Journal of Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems, and as Associate Editor for. He was also with the editorial board for IEEE Transactions on CAD, IEEE Transactions on VLSI, IEEE Design and Test of Computers, IEEE Transaction on Computer, IEEE Embedded System Letters, and ACM Transactions on Design Automation for Embedded Systems.
More information can be found at http://www.ece.ucsb.edu/~yuanxie/



2020 Edward J. McCluskey Technical Achievement Award
“For contributions to technology-driven computer architecture and to tools for their implementation and evaluation.”
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