Wenguang Chen is a professor in Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University. His research interest is in parallel and distributed systems and programming systems. He received the Bachelor’s and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from Tsinghua University in 1995 and 2000 respectively. Before joining Tsinghua in 2003, he was the CTO of Opportunity International Inc. He was appointed as the associate head of Department of Computer Science and Technology from 2007 to 2014.