Phone: 505.277.1433
Fax: 505.277.1439

Physical Address

Room 224c
Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE)
Building # 46 on the UNM map

Mailing Address

MSC01 1100
1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-1070

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Associate Professor

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Associate Dean for Graduate Recruiting

School of Engineering

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Curriculum Vitae


PhD, Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 1990

MS, Electrical Engineering, Santa Clara University, 1984

BS, Computer Science, Hefei University of Technology, China, 1982


Wei Wennie Shu received her Ph.D. degree from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Since then, she worked at Yale University, the State University of New York at Buffalo, and University of Central Florida. Currently, she is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, the University of New Mexico. She served as Associate Dean for Graduate Recruiting (2012-2013), School of Engineering and as Associate Chair and Director of Graduate Program (2005-2012) of ECE Department. Dr. Shu has been actively working on many international programs, especially in prompting collaborating research, exchange programs, graduate student recruiting, and dual degrees in graduate studies. 

Teaching Interests

  • Operating systems and distributed systems
  • Computer networks, wireless networks
  • Computer architecture and high performance computing

Research Interests

  • Distributed systems and high performance computing
  • Wireless, ad-hoc, multimedia, and vehicular networks
  • Heterogeneous computer architecture, energy-aware computing

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