Sitao Huang

Sitao Huang

Assistant Professor (starting January 2022)

Samueli School of Engineering
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697

Sitao Huang received his Ph.D. in electrical and computer engineering from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2021. He received his B.Eng. degree in electronics engineering at Tsinghua University in 2014, and his M.S. degree in electrical and computer engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2017. His research interests include highly efficient hardware acceleration, programming language and synthesis flow for hardware systems and optimization of heterogenous systems. He is a recipient of 2019 Sundaram Seshu International Student Fellowship and 2018 Rambus Computer Engineering Fellowship. His research has won several awards, including the Best Paper Nomination at ASP-DAC 2021, the Student Innovation Award at the 2018 IEEE HPEC Graph Challenge, and the first place at DAC 2019 System Design Contest.  

Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2021

Hardware accelerators, programming languages and compilers for accelerators, high-level synthesis, heterogeneous computing