Jiang Xu is a full professor at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). He received his PhD from Princeton University and worked at Bell Labs, NEC Labs, and a startup company before joining HKUST. Jiang established Big Data System Lab, Xilinx-HKUST Joint Lab, and OPTICS Lab at HKUST. He currently serves as the Associate Editor for IEEE TCAD, TVLSI, and ACM TECS. He served on the steering committees, organizing committees, and technical program committees of many international conferences, including DAC, DATE, ICCAD, CASES, ICCD, CODES+ISSS, NOCS, HiPEAC, ASP-DAC, etc. Jiang was an IEEE Distinguished Lecturer and an ACM Distinguished Speaker. He authored and coauthored more than 120 book chapters and papers in peer-reviewed international journals and conferences. His research areas include big data system, heterogeneous computing, optical interconnection network, power delivery and management, MPSoC, low-power embedded system, hardware/software codesign.