Dr. Chunhua (Leo) Liao is a computer scientist in the
Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC) at Lawrence
Livermore National Laboratory. His research focus has been
on software techniques to improve the performance,
efficiency, and resilience of parallel programs, as well
as productivity of programming. His research interests
encompass parallel languages, especially OpenMP,
optimizing compilers, runtime systems, and programming
Dr. Liao received his Ph.D. degree in
Computer Science from University of Houston in Aug. 2007.
He also holds M.E. and B.E. degrees in Computer Science
from Sichuan University in China.