Zhichun Zhu

Associate Professor

Office: 1015 SEO

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 

Phone:  (312)355-0441

University of Illinois at Chicago

Email:  zhu@ece.uic.edu



Ph. D.  in Computer Science, College of William and Mary, July 2003 .

B.S.  in Computer Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China, May 1992.


Research Interests

Computer architectures (specifically memory system optimizations and low-power designs); parallel and distributed computing; and performance modeling and evaluation.

Publication list.



ECE 366 Computer Organization II, Spring 2009, Fall 2007

ECE/CS 466 Computer Architecture, Fall 2010, Fall 2009, Fall 2008, Spring 2008, Fall 2006, Fall 2005.

ECE 566 Parallel Processing, Spring 2006, Spring 2005, Spring 2004.

ECE 568 Advanced Microprocessor Architecture and Design, Spring 2010, Spring 2009, Spring 2008.

ECE 569 High Performance Processors and Systems, Spring 2010, Spring 2007, Fall 2005, Fall 2004.


Current Students

Kun Fang, Ph.D. student, Fall 2007 -- current


Graduated Students

Hongzhong Zheng, Ph.D., November 2009, First Employment: Senior Member of Technique Staff, Rambus Inc.

Shruti Karbhari, Master, May 2007.