Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Professor of Computer Science (courtesy)
Joined department: 2004
Dr. Lu's research is developing energy-efficient computing systems using system-level power management. The applications include distributed sensor networks, autonomous robots, wireless communication, and real-time systems. He received the Career Award from National Science Foundation in 2004 for developing advanced energy management in operating systems.
Yamini Nimmagadda, Karthik Kumar and Yung-Hsiang Lu, "Adaptation of Multimedia Presentations for Different Display Sizes in the Presence of Preferences and Temporal Constraints", IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, 12 (7), November 2010, pages 650-664
Karthik Kumar and Yung-Hsiang Lu, "Cloud Computing for Mobile Users: Can Offloading Computation Save Energy?", IEEE Computer, 43(4), April 2010, pages 51-56
Nathaniel Pettis and Yung-Hsiang Lu, "A Homogeneous Architecture for Power Policy Integration in Operating Systems", IEEE Transactions on Computers, 58(7), July 2009, pages 945-955