Carole-Jean Wu

Wu, Carole

Carole-Jean Wu is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science and Engineering in the School of Computing, Informatics, and Decision Systems Engineering in Arizona State University. She also holds an affiliated faculty appointment in EECE at ASU. Wu’s research focuses on designs for chip-multiprocessors and heterogeneous computing systems, energy-efficient smartphone architecture, and architectural energy harvesting techniques for modern computing nodes.

Wu has worked at Intel, IBM, and Google, and is the recipients of the 2014 Best of Computer Architecture Letter Award, the 2013 Bisgrove Early Career Award (Science Foundation of Arizona) and the 2011-12 Intel Ph.D. Fellowship Award. She holds Ph.D. and M.A. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Princeton University and a B.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Cornell University.
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Ph.D., Princeton University, 2012
M.A., Princeton University, 2008
B.S., Cornell University, 2006

Research Interests

Energy-efficient heterogeneous architecture, energy harvesting for emerging computing devices, performance characterization, analysis and prediction, high-performance and power-efficient LLC designs

Honors and Awards

  • IEEE Best of Computer Architecture Letter Award, 2014
  • Bisgrove Early Career Scholar, Science Foundation of Arizona 2013-15
  • Intel Ph.D. Graduate Fellow, 2011-12
  • Excellence in Leadership Award, Princeton 2009

Key Activities

  • Technical PCs for ACM/IEEE International Symposiums on Computer Architecture (ISCA), Microarchitecture (MICRO) and High Performance Computer Architecture (HPCA), IEEE International Symposium on Workload Characterization (IISWC), IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS), ACM International Conference on Computing Frontier (CF)
  • Workshop/Tutorial chair for HPCA-2016
  • Finance chair for IISWC-2014
  • Student travel grant chair for ISPASS-2014
  • Publicity and local arrangement chair for NOCS-2013