Luis Ceze is an Associate Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at the University of Washington. He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his B.Eng. and M.Eng. in Electrical Engineering from the University of São Paulo, Brazil. His research focuses on computer architecture, programming languages and OS to improve the programmability, reliability, and energy efficiency of multiprocessor systems. He has co-authored over 50 papers in these areas, and had several papers selected as IEEE Micro Top Picks and CACM research Highlights.
Professor Ceze participated in the Blue Gene, Cyclops, and PERCS projects at IBM and is a recipient of several IBM awards. He is also a recipient of an NSF CAREER Award, a Sloan Research Fellowship, and a Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship. He co-founded Corensic, a UW-CSE spin-off company.