Prof. Dr. Yuquan ZhangFull Professor, State Key Laboratory of Computer Architecture, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Prof. Yunquan Zhang is a full professor of the State Key Laboratory of Computer Architecture, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences. His other current appointments include the Expert Review Group member of Information Sciences Division of the National Science Foundation (China), Secretary-General of China's High Performance Computing Expert Committee, Technical Committee of National 863 gHigh-Performance Computer Evaluation Centerh, and General Secretary of the Specialty Association of Mathematical & Scientific Software of China. He received a PhD degree in Computer Software and Theory from the Chinese Academy of Sciences in 2000. His research interests are in the areas of high performance parallel computing and cloud computing, with particular emphasis on large scale parallel computation and programming models, high-performance parallel numerical algorithms, and performance modeling and evaluation for parallel programs. He has published over 100 papers in international journals and conferences proceedings. Recently he served as Co-Chair of Program Committee of IEEE CSE 2010 and IEEE HPCC 2013, Vice-Chair of Program Committee of High-Performance Computing China (2008 ~ 2012), member of Steering Committee of International Supercomputing Conference 2012, member of Program Committee of IEEE ICPADS 2008, ACM ICS 2010, IEEE IPDPS 2012, IEEE CCGRid 2012, CGO 2013 and IEEE IPDPS 2014. He also organizes and distributes Chinafs TOP100 List of High Performance Computers, which traces and reports the development of the HPC system technology and usage in China. This list includes Tianhe-1A and Tianhe-2 supercomputer that ranked as the worldfs fast supercomputer in 2011 and 2012.