Derek Chiou

Derek Chiou is an assistant professor at the University of Texas at Austin. His research areas are high performance computer simulation, computer architecture, parallel computing, Internet router architecture and network processors. Before UT, Dr. Chiou was a system architect for five years at Avici Systems, a manufacturer of terabit core routers. Dr. Chiou received his Ph.D., S.M. and S.B. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT. He is currently a research affiliate of the MIT Computer Science and Artifical Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) and a PI in the RAMP collaborative. His research is supported by a DOE Early Career Principal Investigator award, an NSF CAREER award, NSF and SRC awards as well as donations from Intel, IBM, Xilinx, Freescale, Altera, and VMWare.