Jian-Jia Chen IEEE Region: 8 (Africa, Europe, Middle East) Biography Dr. Jian-Jia Chen joined the Department of Informatics at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany as a Juniorprofessor for Institute for Process Control and Robotics (IPR) in 2010. He received his Ph.D. degree from Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taiwan in 2006. He received his B.S. degree from the Department of Chemistry at National Taiwan University 2001. After finishing the compulsory civil service in Dec. 2007, between Jan. 2008 and April 2010, he was a postdoc researcher at Computer Engineering and Networks Laboratory (TIK) in Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Switzerland. His research interests include real-time systems, embedded systems, energy-efficient scheduling, power-aware designs, temperature-aware scheduling, and distributed computing. He received Best Paper Awards from ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC) in 2009 and IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA) in 2005. He has served as TPC members in several international conferences in real-time and embedded systems such as (RTSS, RTCSA, DATE, ICCAD, etc.), and Guest Editors for Special Issues in Power-Aware Computing and Power-Aware Design for Embedded Systems in IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics.