01 December 2016 - Provost's Chair Professor Peh Li Shiuan has been named a 2017 Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Fellow, in recognition of her contributions to the architecture and design automation of networks-on-chip.
The position of an IEEE Fellow is conferred on a person who has made significant contributions to the advancement or application of engineering, science and technology.
Prof. Peh joined NUS as Provost’s Chair Professor in the Department of Computer Science, with a courtesy appointment in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering in September 2016. Previously, she was Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at MIT, having been a faculty member there since 2009. She was also the Associate Director for Outreach of the Singapore-MIT Alliance of Research & Technology (SMART). Prior to MIT, she was a faculty member of Princeton University from 2002. Prof. Peh graduated with a Ph.D. in Computer Science from Stanford University in 2001, and a B.S. in Computer Science from the National University of Singapore in 1995. Her research focuses on networked computing in many-core chips as well as in mobile wireless systems.