Xiaobo Sharon Hu

Sharon Hu

Xiaobo Sharon Hu

IEEE Region: 4 (Central U.S.)


Xiaobo Sharon Hu (S’85–M’89–SM’02–F’16) received the B.S. degree from Tianjin University, China, the M.S. degree from the Polytechnic Institute of New York, and the Ph.D. degree from Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, USA. She is currently a Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Notre Dame. Her research interests include computing with beyond-CMOS technologies, low-power system design and cyber-physical systems. She has published more than 300 peer-reviewed articles in these areas. She received the NSF CAREER Award in 1997 and the Best Paper Award from the Design Automation Conference in 2001 and ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design in 2018. She was the General Chair of the 2018 Design Automation Conference (DAC), and the Program Chair and the TPC Chair of 2016 and 2015 DAC. She served as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration, ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, and ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing. She is also an Associate Editor of ACM Transactions on Cyber-Physical Systems. 

Position(s) & Affiliation(s)

University of Notre Dame
United States