Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Texas A&M University


Mi Lu received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Rice University, Houston in 1984 and 1987, respectively. She joined the department at Texas A&M in 1987, where she is currently a professor.

Lu’s research interests include parallel computing, distributed processing, parallel computer architectures and algorithms, computer arithmetic, computer networks, computational geometry and VLSI algorithms. She has authored the “Arithmetic and Logic in Computer Systems” book and published 190 technical papers in these areas. She has served as guest editor, Journal of Computer Science and Engineering, Scientific & Academic Publishing; honorable editor, Robotics & Automation Journal; member of editorial board of journal, The Scientific Pages of Industrial Biotechnology; associate editor of the Journal of Computing and Information; and, as associate editor of the Information Sciences Journal.

Lu was also the General Chair, 2017 International Conference on Control Engineering and Mechanical Design; Co-Chair, 3rd Annual International Conference on Computer Science and Mechanical Automation (CSM/A2017); Keynote Speaker, Third Annual International Conference on Management, Economic and Social Development; and the Conference Chair of the 5th, 6th, and 7th International Conference on Computer Science and Informatics. She has served on the panels of the NSF, the 1992 IEEE Workshop on Imprecise and Approximate Computation, and on many other conference program/technical committees. Lu is the chair of 51 research advisory committees for PhD and Masters students. She has been recognized in Who’s Who in the U.S. and Who’s Who in the World.