Yuan Xie (Fellow, IEEE) received the B.S. degree in electronic engineering from Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 1997, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA, in 1999 and 2002, respectively. From 2002 to 2003, he was an Advisory Engineer with IBM Microelectronic Division, VT, USA. He was a Full Professor with Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA. He was a Visiting Researcher with Interuniversity Microelectronics Centre (IMEC), Leuven, Belgium, from 2005 to 2007 and in 2010. From 2012 to 2013, he was the Senior Manager and Principal Researcher with AMD Research China Lab, Beijing. He is currently a Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA. His research interests include VLSI design, electronics design automation, computer architecture, and embedded systems. He is an Expert in computer architecture who has been inducted to ISCA/MICRO/HPCA Hall of Fame and IEEE/AAAS/ACM Fellow. He was the recipient of the Best Paper Awards (HPCA 2015, ICCAD 2014, GLSVLSI 2014, ISVLSI 2012, ISLPED 2011, ASPDAC 2008, ASICON 2001) and the Best Paper Nominations (ASPDAC 2014, MICRO 2013, DATE 2013, ASPDAC 2010-2009, ICCAD 2006), the 2016 IEEE Micro Top Picks Award, the 2008 IBM Faculty Award, and the 2006 NSF CAREER Award. He was the TPC Chair for the ICCAD 2019, the HPCA 2018, the ASPDAC 2013, the ISLPED 2013, and the MPSOC 2011, a Committee Member in IEEE Design Automation Technical Committee (DATC), the Editor-in-Chief of the ACM Journal on Emerging Technologies in Computing Systems, and an Associate Editor for the ACM Transactions on Design Automations for Electronics Systems, the IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE Transactions on Computer-aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, IEEE Transactions on Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration, IEEE Design and Test of Computers, and IET Computers and Design Techniques. Through extensive collaboration with industry partners, which are AMD, HP, Honda, IBM, Intel, Google, Samsung, IMEC, Qualcomm, Alibaba, Seagate, Toyota, etc., he helped the transition of research ideas to industry.