Mr. Sitao Huang
Ph.D. candidate, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Sitao Huang is a final year Ph.D. candidate at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, under the supervision of Prof. Deming Chen and Prof. Wen-mei Hwu. 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. Sitao’s research interest includes 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 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.