Luis Ceze is an Associate Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at the University of Washington. His research focuses on computer architecture, programming languages and OS to improve the programmability, reliability and energy efficiency of multiprocessor systems. He has co-authored over 60 papers in these areas, and had several papers selected as IEEE Micro Top Picks and CACM Research Highlights. He participated in the Blue Gene, Cyclops, and PERCS projects at IBM and is a recipient of several IBM awards. He is also a recipient of an NSF CAREER Award, a Sloan Research Fellowship, a Microsoft Research Faculty Fellowship and is a Kavli Frontiers of Science Fellow. He co-founded Corensic, a UW-CSE spin-off company. He has been elected "teacher of the year" by UW-CSE undergrad students in 2012. He cooks and eats in his free time.