Xiang Chen

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Assistant Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Volgenau

Contact Information

Phone: 703-993-1617
Campus: Fairfax
Building: Nguyen Engineering Building
Room 3234
Mail Stop: 1G5

Personal Websites


Xiang Chen understands machine learning, mobile graphic, mobile application development and system optimization, as well as circuit design, and human-computer interaction. Prior his academic career, he interned at Samsung Research America and Microsoft Research Asia, working on mobile display technology, system power optimization, and user interactive application.

Chen’s current research focuses on mobile computing with deep learning, mobile graphic optimization for VR/AR system, and high performance mobile sensing system.

In the past years of research, Chen has published more than 60 papers in the top international conferences and journals and received many best paper nominations and other awards. He also stays in close cooperation with not only academic society (such as Duke, UCSB, PITT, Syracuse, Tsinghua, HKUST, CityU, etc.), but also industries, such as the research labs of HP, Samsung, MSRA, Marvell, Amazon and Apple.

Lab: http://www.if-lab.org


2015 - Most Popular Poster Award, Asia and South Pacific Design and Automation Conference

2014 - CSR: Small: OREO: Tri-layer Optimization for Power Efficient OLED Display, National Science Foundation


  • PhD, University of Pittsburgh
  • MS, University of Pittsburgh
  • BS, Northeastern University, Shenyang, China