Laxmi Bhuyan

Laxmi Bhuyan Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor, Computer Science & Engineering
Distinguished Professor, Computer Engineering

Ph.D. Computer Engineering, Wayne State University, 1982

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Department of Computer Engineering, Computer Science & Engineering

Dr. Bhuyan received his B.Sc. Engg and M.Sc. Engg. Degrees in Electrical Engineering from Sambalpur University, India, and Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan in 1982. Prior to his joining UCR, he was a professor of Computer Science at Texas A&M University and Program Director of the Computer Systems Architecture Program at NSF. Dr. Bhuyan is a Fellow of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and a Fellow of the American Advancement in Science (AAAS). He is also an ISI Highly Cited Researcher in Computer Science. Currently, Dr. Bhuyan is the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. He was an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Computers, Subject Area Editor of the Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, and an Editor of the Parallel Computing journal.

Laxmi Bhuyan's research interests include heterogeneous architectures, parallel and distributed systems, power aware design, network computing, and performance evaluation.


Fellow, World Innovation Foundation (WIF), 2004

ISI Highly Cited Researcher in Computer Science, 2002

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), 2002

Fellow of the ACM, 2000

Fellow of the IEEE, 1998

Outstanding Contribution Award, IEEE Computer Society, 1996

Senior Fellow, Texas Engineering Experiment Station (TEES), 1996

Fellow, TEES, 1992, 1994

Halliburton Professorship Award, TAMU College of Engineering, 1991

Best Alumnus Award, Regional Engineering College, Rourkela, 1985