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Yicheng Tu

Y. Tu

Associate Professor

ENB 340
(813) 974- 2114
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Biography:
Yicheng Tu received a Ph.D. from Purdue University in 2007 and an M.S. in 2003, both in Computer Science. His current research efforts address large-scale data management and parallel and distributed computing. He has also worked on data stream management systems, and application of control theory in tuning database system performance, and peer-to-peer networks.

Research Interests:
His research interests are in the areas of databases, big data management, parallel and distributed systems.

Teaching Interests:
Database Design, Advanced Database Systems, Massively Parallel Computing

Education:
PhD in Computer Science, Purdue University (2007)
MS in Computer Science, Purdue University (2003)
MS in Horticulture, Purdue University (2000)
BS in Horticulture, Beijing Agricultural University, China (1993)

Honors and Awards:
• USF Outstanding Research Achievement Award, 2014
• USF Outstanding Faculty Award, 2014
• NSF CAREER Award, 2013

Key Activities:
• Workshop Co-chair, International Conference on Web Information System and Engineering (WISE) 2015
• Poster Co-chair, 3rd IEEE International Conference on Big Data, 2015