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 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


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)