Meikang Qiu is an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Kentucky. An IEEE senior member, Dr. Qiu has published more than 100 peer-reviewed journal and conference papers and has served as program chair of several conferences. He has also won three Best Paper Awards in the last two years. He earned a Ph.D. in computer science from the University of Texas at Dallas. His research interests include embedded systems, computer security, and wireless sensor networks. Jiayin Li is pursuing his Ph.D. in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Kentucky. His research interests include software/hardware co-design for embedded systems and high performance computing.
This welcome new addition to the study of real-time embedded systems should satisfy both generalists and researchers looking for current theories, algorithms, and a comprehensive analysis. ... This book has a number of excellent chapters that build upon each other. ... --Scott Moody, Computing Reviews, December 2011