Yicheng Tu

Y. Tu


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Dr. Yicheng Tu received a PhD from Purdue University in 2007 and an MS in 2003, both in Computer Science. His current research efforts address large-scale data management and parallel computing. He has also worked on data stream systems, computational biology, and application of control theory in computer systems. He is a senior member of IEEE and ACM.

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


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

  • Finance Chair, International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM) 2022
  • Program Co-chair, IEEE International Conference on Big Data (2021)
  • General Chair, ACM International Conference on Scientific and Statistical Database Management (SSDBM, 2022)