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Dr. Liming Zhu
Research Director
Software & Computational Systems, Data61 | CSIRO &

Conjoint Full Professor
School of CSE, UNSW

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Tel: +61 2 94905584(PA)


Twitter: @limingz

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I lead the Software and Computational Systems Research Program at Data61, CSIRO. The research program is innovating in the following research areas: 

  • end-to-end AI/ML infrastructure & computational and simulation sciences platforms
  • secure data platforms, data sharing and distributed/federated data (analytics) systems
  • business process management and RegTech
  • blockchain/DLT and software ecosystems
  • software engineering/architecture and DevOps (especially for AI/ML)
  • privacy and cybersecurity
  • quantum software and postquantum security
  • trustworthy and responsible AI

Data61 is part of The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation (CSIRO) and Australia's data/ICT innovation hub. Data61 was formed bringing together CSIRO's Digital Productivity team and National ICT Australia (NICTA).

I am also a conjoint full professor at School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of New South Wales. I chair Standards Australia's blockchain and distributed ledger committee.I teach software architecture courses and supervise PhD students at UNSW. I have supervised more than a dozen PhDs as the primary supervisor and co-supervised many more. My personal research interests include:

  • software architecture
  • dependable and secure distributed systems 
  • DevOps, SecDevOps and continuous deployment 
  • Trustworthy and responsible AI
  • end-to-end AI/ML infrastructure and data/model provenance
  • distributed/federated data platforms
  • blockchain-driven systems
  • software engineering for AI/ML systems 
  • software ecosystems, multi-sided platforms and Ultra-Large-Scale systems
  • service/cloud engineering and RESTful services
  • system and software development processes and methodologies
  • empirical methods in software engineering

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