Xin Fu


Associate  Professor  
Cullen College of Engineering
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Houston
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Xin Fu received the Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from University of Florida in 2009. She was a NSF Computing Innovation Fellow with the CS Department, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from 2009 to 2010. From 2010 to 2014, she was an Assistant Professor at the EECS Department, University of Kansas. Currently, she is an Associate Professor at the ECE Department, University of Houston. Her research interests include energy-efficient computing, machine learning, edge/mobile computing, high-performance computing. Dr. Fu is a recipient of 2014 NSF Faculty Early CAREER Award, 2012 Kansas NSF EPSCoR First Award, and 2009 NSF Computing Innovation Fellow. 


  • Computer architecture; Machine learning
  • Energy-efficient computing
  • High-performance computing
  • Edge computing
  • Near-data computing
  • Heterogeneous computing
  • Domain-specific architectures
  • Internet-of-Things
  • Virtual reality/Augmented reality
  • General-purpose computing on graphics processing units
  • Hardware reliability and variability