Chenyang Lu, the Fullgraf Professor in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at the McKelvey School of Engineering, has been named a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).
Lu is a world-renowned researcher in the fields of embedded and real-time systems, cyber-physical systems and Internet of Things. He served as editor-in-chief of ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks, from 2011 - 2017. He is also a Fellow of IEEE and served as chair of the IEEE Technical Committee on Real-Time Systems from 2018 - 2019.
The ACM citation recognizes Lu for, “Contributions to adaptive real-time systems, real-time virtualization, and wireless cyber-physical systems.
ACM is the world’s largest computing society. ACM Fellows comprise an elite group that represents less than 1% of the Association’s global membership. An induction ceremony is currently scheduled for June 12, 2021.

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