Qiong Luo (羅琼, 罗琼)

Professor (on leave)
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon,
Hong Kong, China

Office: Room 3511 (via lifts 25,26)
Phone: (852) 2358-6995
Fax: (852) 2358-1477
URL: https://cse.hkust.edu.hk/~luo


Qiong Luo is a Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). Her research interests are in big data systems, parallel and distributed systems, and data-intensive applications. Current focus is on data management on modern hardware, GPU acceleration for data analytics, and data processing support for e-science. Qiong received her Ph.D. in Computer Sciences from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, her M.S. and B.S. in Computer Sciences from Beijing (Peking) University, China.

Qiong's HKUST Faculty Profile

What's New

I am on leave from CSE and am serving as a Professor of Data Science and Analytics (DSA) at the newly estabilished HKUST (Guangzhou) campus. My HKUST (Guangzhou) Faculty Profile is up. DSA is recruiting both faculty members and PhD students.

I am serving as a Program Committee Co-Chair for EDBT 2024 to be held in Paestum, Italy on Mar 25-28, 2024. We have three rounds of research paper submissions, in February, June, and October respectively.


The Rapids Group at HKUST and our GitHub page

Current Projects:

Past projects: Catalac: Pervasive Query Processing, including GPUQP: Query Processing on the GPU, and Mars: MapReduce on the GPU.

Publication Records @: DBLP, Google Scholar

Professional Services

Conference organization
Program Committee Co-Chair: EDBT 2024 to be held in Paestum, Italy in Mar 25-28, 2024.

Current program committees:
SIGMOD 2023, CIDR 2023, ICDE 2023 (Area Chair).

Associate Editor:
Distributed and Parallel Databases, Springer (2013 - present)
The VLDB Journal, Springer (2021 - present)

Past services

Teaching & Advising

Fall 2022: Graph Processing and Analytics (Graduate Topics Course)

Current graduate students:


Past Teaching

HKUST Directions (Official, mine), Academic calendar, Weather Hong Kong University of Science & Technology (HKUST)