Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Dr. Xiaorui "Ray" Wang

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Dr. Xiaorui Wang is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. He is the recipient of the Research Fellow Award from the College of Engineering in 2010, the NSF CAREER Award in 2009, the Chancellor's Award for Professional Promise in Research from the University of Tennessee in 2009, the Power-Aware Computing Award from Microsoft Reseach in 2008 and the IBM Real-Time Innovation Award in 2007. He also received the Best Paper Award at the 29th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS) in 2008. Dr. Wang is an author or coauthor of more than 40 refereed publications.

In 2005, he worked at the IBM Austin Research Laboratory, designing power control algorithms for high-performance computing servers. From 1998 to 2001, he was a senior software engineer and then a project manager at Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd, China, developing distributed management systems for optical networks. His research interests include power-aware computer systems and architecture, real-time embedded systems, wireless sensor networks, and cyber-physical systems. He is a member of the IEEE and the IEEE Computer Society.


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