Her research interests are on data-intensive computing at the intersection of Cloud and multicore technologies with an emphasis on life science applications using Big Data/Machine Learning and traditional parallel and distributed computing approaches.

Research Areas:

  • Intelligent Computer Engineering
  • Data Science
  • Intelligent Systems
  • High Performance and Cloud Computing
  • Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
  • Systems for Big Data Analytics
  • Computer Engineering

Qiu’s research interests involve the architecture and use of leading-edge technologies, with special emphasis on their value to important applications such as life science applications and data intensive technologies using Dryad and Hadoop.

Qiu is committed to education and diversity, including projects focusing on undergraduate research and involving students from under-represented communities.

PhD, Syracuse University, Computer Science, 2005
MS, Syracuse University, Computer Science, 2000
BS, BeiHang University, China, Computer Science, 1991