Weikuan Yu

Weikuan Yu @ Florida State University Professor of Computer Science
Office: 206 James Love Bldg.
Mail: 1017 Academic Way, 253 Bldg. LOV,
          Dept. of Computer Science, Tallahassee, FL 32306-4530
Tel: +1 (850) 644-5442; Fax: +1 (850) 644-0058
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Weikuan Yu is a full professor in the Department of Computer Science at Florida State University (FSU). He has founded the Computer Architecture and SysTems Research Laboratory (CASTL) at FSU. Yu has broad research interests spanning data mining and analytics, computer architecture and systems, cloud computing, computational biology and climate modeling, and storage systems. Dr. Yu has graduated many doctoral and master students who upon graduation joined prestigious organizations such as Boeing, Yahoo, Intel, IBM, Amazon, Oak Ridge National Lab, Arista Networks, and other industry positions. His research has been supported in part by NASA, DOE (ORNL and LLNL), NSF, Alabama Department of Commerce, Mellanox, Intel, NVIDIA, and Scitor, along with equipment donations from Mellanox, NVIDIA, and Solarflare. Yu is a senior member of IEEE and member of ACM and USENIX.


Prospective Students


  1. Associate Editor for TPDS since 2018
  2. IPDPS 2020, TPC member
  3. INFOCOM 2019, TPC member
  4. IEEE BigData 2018, TPC member
  5. Cluster Computing, 2018, TPC member
  6. CCGrid 2018, TPC member
  7. INFOCOM 2018, TPC member
  8. Supercomputing (SC) 2017, TPC member
  9. IEEE BigData 2017, TPC member
  10. Cluster Computing, 2017, TPC member
  11. HPCC 2017, TPC member
  12. CCGrid 2016, TPC member
  13. PC Vice Chair: NAS 2015 Network Track.
  14. PC Co-Chair: DISCS 2015, 2014 International Workshop on Data-Intensive Scalable Computing Systems (DISCS-2014).
  15. Panelist: NASA 2017, NIH 2014, NSF (2019, 2018, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010), DOE ASCR 2011, NIST BTOP 2009.
  16. External Proposal Reviewer: Hong Kong RGC (2014), Canada NSERC (2014)
  17. Technical Reviewers for major journals such as TCBB, TPDS, TC, JPDC, IEEE Micro, IEEE Computer, PLOS One, etc.

Last Modified: August 3, 2017