Research Interests: Multi-core architecture: Programming tool, Design and Analysis; GPU architecture design; MPSOC: Tool, Analysis and Design; Next-Generation NVM Storage System; Honors and Awards: 2000-2001 Intel Foundation Graduate Fellowship Award; · 2003 NTU Excellent Teaching Award; · 2004 ACM/IEEE Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC’04) Best Paper Nomination; · 2005 IBM Faculty Award; · 2009 IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED '09) Best Paper Award; · 2009 ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD'09) Best Paper Nomination; · 2010 IBM Faculty Award.