Peng Wu was born in Harbin, China. She earned a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Computer Science from Harbin Institute of Technology in 1996. Immediately after that, she began her graduate study in Dept. Computer Science at U. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign . Since then, she worked as a research assistant in Polaris group, under the guidance of Professor David Padua. In the summers of 1998 and 1999, she did internship at IBM TJ Watson research center, NY. She earned a Master of Science degree in Computer Science in May, 1999. Then, she spent 6 month in the PRiSM lab in U. of Versailles, France, as a visiting researcher during the period of 1999-2000. She is a recipient of IBM 2000 Research Fellowship. In 2001, May, she completed her Doctor of Philosophy degree in Computer Science. She began working as a research staff member at IBM T.J. Watson research, Yorktown Heights, NY, in June 2001.
Her previous research focused on pointer analysis, dependence analysis, and parallelization. In IBM, she is currently looking into compilation for embedded systems. In the mean time, she is learning the new workspace and undergoes the transition from a student to a regular employee. For future research, she is mostly interested in, dynamic compilation , "smart" program analyses that can comprehend user defined objects, and optimizations of embedded and multimedia applications. Click here for her resume.
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This page was last updated on 07/07/2001.