Haohuan Fu is the deputy director of the National Supercomputing Center in Wuxi, leading the R&D division. He is also an associate professor in the Ministry of Education Key Laboratory for Earth System Modeling, and Department of Earth System Science in Tsinghua University, where he leads the research group of High Performance Geo-Computing (HPGC). Fu has a Ph.D. in computing from Imperial College London. Since joining Tsinghua in 2011, Dr. Fu has been working toward the goal of providing both the most efficient simulation platforms and the most intelligent data management and analysis platforms for geoscience applications. His research has, for example, led to efficient designs of atmospheric dynamic solvers for both Tianhe-1A, Tianhe-2, Sunway TaihuLight supercomputers and the reconfigurable computing platforms. His works have won the Gordon Bell Prize 2016 and 2017.