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Yeung, Donald

Yeung, Donald

Professor
Director of Computer Engineering Education
Electrical and Computer Engineering
1323 A.V. Williams Building
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EDUCATION

  • B.S. from Stanford University, 1990
  • M.S. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1993
  • Ph.D. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1998

BACKGROUND

Donald Yeung  is a professor in the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the University of Maryland at College Park, and co-directs the University of Maryland's Systems and Computer Architecture Laboratory. His research interests lie in the areas of computer architecture, performance evaluation of computer systems, and the interaction of architectures, compilers, and applications. Dr. Yeung is a recipient of the National Science Foundation's Faculty Early Career Development Award.

HONORS AND AWARDS

  • IBM Shared University Research Award, 2005
  • NSF Faculty Early Career Development Award, 2001
  • George Corcoran Memorial Teaching Award, 2000

 

Programmable and Energy Efficient Extreme-Scale Processors. Approximate Computing. Vortex: Optimizing Code and Memory using Spare Execution Resources. Multigrain systems. MIT Alewife.

1. Studying Multicore Processor Scaling via Reuse Distance Analysis.
Meng-Ju Wu, Minshu Zhao, and Donald Yeung. In Proceedings of the 40th International Symposium on Computer Architecture (ISCA-XL). Tel-Aviv, Israel. June 2013.
2. Efficient Reuse Distance Analysis of Multicore Scaling for Loop-based Parallel Programs.
Meng-Ju Wu and Donald Yeung. In ACM Transactions on Computer Systems. Volume 31, Issue 1. February 2013.
3. Coherent Profiles: Enabling Efficient Reuse Distance Analysis of Multicore Scaling for Loop-based Parallel Programs.
Meng-Ju Wu and Donald Yeung. In Proceedings of the 20th International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques (PACT-XX). Galveston Island, TX. October 2011.

Four ECE Professors Promoted to Full Professor with Tenure

Six ECE professors in total have received promotions: four to Full Professor and two to Associate Professor. 

Yeung Receives National Science Foundation Award

ECE Professor earns three year grant for Heterogeneous Microprocessor project

ECE Announces Computer Engineering Minor

Curriculum fills a void regarding hardware and software knowledge that crossed the Clark School’s engineering curriculum.

Yeung and Srivastava Receive National Science Foundation Award

ECE Professors earn three year grant for Reuse Distance Analysis project.

Five ECE Ph.D. Students Named Distinguished Dissertation Fellows

Fellowships recognize Ph.D. students' research excellence in the final stages of their dissertation work.

Yeung Selected for Editorial Board for ACM Journal

Prof. Donald Yeung was appointed associate editor of the ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization.