I am an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science at NC State University. My research interests lie in real-time scheduling theory, machine learning theory, and their applications to Cyber-Physical Systems. 

Research Areas

  • Algorithms and Theory of Computation
  • Artificial Intelligence and Intelligent Agents
  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Embedded and Real-Time Systems
  • Health Care Information Technology
  • Parallel and Distributed Systems



  • Best Paper Award, RTSS - 2023
  • Best Paper Award, ICIST - 2023
  • ACM SIGBED CAREER Award - 2023
  • UCF Reach for the Stars Award - 2022
  • Best Industry Solution Award, RTSS - 2021
  • Best Paper Award, EMSOFT - 2020
  • Best Student Paper Award, RTSS - 2019
  • Outstanding Paper Award, RTSS - 2019
  • Outstanding (Faculty) Undergraduate Teaching Award, Department of Computer Science, UNC-Chapel Hill - 2014-2015


My google scholar page
According to, I am one of the most active researchers in the "Embedded & real-time systems" domain.
I also actively publish in several other domains, such as "Design automation", "Artificial Intelligence", and "Machine Learning."