Xinyu Niu

Research Associate
353 Huxley Building
Department of Computing
Imperial College London
London, UK, SW7 2BZ
Email: <lastname>

I am a Research Associate at the Computing Department of Imperial College London. I am currently taking part in projects on developing applications, tools, compilation/synthesis systems for reconfigurable computing, especially runtime reconfigurable computing. See my CV or my DBLP list for details.



  • PhD Student; Oct 2011 - May 2015, Computer Science, Imperial College London
  • MSc; Oct 2010 - Dec 2011, Electronic and Electrical Engineering, Imperial College London
  • B.S.; Jul 2006 - Jun 2010, Electronic Engineering, Fudan University

Work and Visiting Experience

  • Research Associate; May 2015 - present, Computing Department, IC
  • Research Assisstant; Jan 2012 - Apr 2015, Computing Department, IC
  • Visiting Scholar; May 2015 - Jul 2015, Fudan University, China
  • Visiting Scholar; Sep 2014 - Oct 2014, Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Research Interests

My primary research areas are high-performance computing, which spans the application, compiler, and architecture fields. I am particularly interested in using existing reconfigurable devices (i.e. FPGAs) and EURECA architectures to accelerate time-consuming applications.