Cong Liu received the PhD degree in computer science from the University of North Carolina at
Chapel Hill, in Jul. 2013. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science, University of Texas at Dallas. His research interests include real-time systems and GPGPU. He has published more than 40 papers in premier conferences and journals. He received the Best
Paper Award at the 24th IEEE RTAS, the 30th IEEE RTSS and the 17th RTCSA.