Washington University, St. Louis Engineering

Chenyang Lu

Fullgraf Professor

Chenyang Lu is the Fullgraf Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at Washington University in St. Louis. His research interests include real-time systems, wireless sensor networks, cyber-physical systems and Internet of Things. He is Editor-in-Chief of ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks, Area Editor of IEEE Internet of Things Journal and Associate Editor of the new ACM Transactions on Cyber-Physical Systems and Real-Time Systems. He also chaired premier conferences such as IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS), ACM/IEEE International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS) and ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys). He is the author and co-author of over 150 research papers with over 13,000 citations and an h-index of 52. He received his PhD degree from University of Virginia in 2001, MS degree from Chinese Academy of Sciences in 1997, and BS degree from University of Science and Technology of China in 1995.


Professor Lu's research interests include real-time embedded systems, wireless sensor networks, Internet of Things, and cyber-physical systems

Selected Publications

S. Xi, M. Xu, C. Lu, L. Phan, C. Gill, O. Sokolsky and I. Lee, Real-Time Multi-Core Virtual Machine Scheduling in Xen, ACM International Conference on Embedded Software (EMSOFT'14), October 2014.


G. Hackmann, W. Guo, G. Yan, Z. Sun, C. Lu and S. Dyke, Cyber-Physical Codesign of Distributed Structural Health Monitoring with Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 25(1): 63-72, January 2014.

B. Li, Z. Sun, K. Mechitov, G. Hackmann, C. Lu, S. Dyke, G. Agha and B. Spencer, Realistic Case Studies of Wireless Structural Control, ACM/IEEE International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS'13), April 2013.
A. Saifullah, Y. Xu, C. Lu and Y. Chen, Real-Time Scheduling for WirelessHART Networks, IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'10), December 2010.
O. Chipara, C. Lu, T.C. Bailey and G.-C. Roman, Reliable Clinical Monitoring using Wireless Sensor Networks: Experience in a Step-down Hospital Unit, ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys'10), November 2010.
Selected Research
Contact Chenyang Lu
Address 1 Brookings Drive
Campus Box 1045
City/St/Zip St. Louis, MO 63130
Office Jolley Hall, Room 213
Phone (314) 935-4855
Fax (314) 935-7302
Email lu@wustl.edu
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PhD, University of Virginia, 2001
MS, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 1997
BS, University of Science and Technology of China, 1995

Washington University in St. Louis School of Engineering & Applied Science, Department of Computer Science & Engineering

Jolley Hall, Suite 304, CB 1045, 1 Brookings Drive, Saint Louis, MO, USA 63130
Phone: (314) 935-6160, Fax: (314) 935-7302

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