Nengkun Yu (Chris Wallace Research Award Recipient)

Speaker Details
  • CORE Chris Wallace Research Award Recipient
  • Name

    Nengkun Yu

  • Organisation

    University of Technology, Sydney

  • Biography

    Nengkun Yu is a Senior Lecturer in the Centre for Quantum Software and Information, University of Technology Sydney. He received his B.S. and PhD degrees from the Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in July of 2008 and 2013. He won many awards, including the Chris Wallace Award for Outstanding Research, J G Russell Award, ACM SIGPLAN distinguished paper award at OOPSLA 2020, and ACM SIGPLAN distinguished paper award at PLDI 2021. His research interest focuses on quantum computing.