主 题：The education system of universities in the US
主 讲：Xiaobo Sharon Hu（胡晓波）教授 （美国圣母大学）
X. Sharon Hu is a professor in the department of Computer Science and Engineering at the University of Notre Dame, USA. Her research interests include low-power system design, circuit and architecture design with emerging technologies, hardware/software co-design and real-time embedded systems. She has published more than 300 papers in these areas. Some of her recognitions include the Best Paper Award from the Design Automation Conference and from the ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Low Power Electronics and Design, and the NSF CAREER award. She has participated in several large industries and government sponsored center-level projects and is a theme leader in an NSF/SRC E2CDA project. She was the General Chair of Design Automation Conference in 2018 and was the TPC chair of DAC in 2015. She also served as Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on VLSI, ACM Transactions on Design Automation of Electronic Systems, etc. and is an Associate Editor of ACM Transactions on Cyber-Physical Systems. X. Sharon Hu is a Fellow of the IEEE.