Heechul Yun is an associate professor in the department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Kansas. His research interests include OS, computer architecture, and real-time embedded systems with special emphasis on addressing real-time, security, and safety related issues on safety-critical cyber-physical systems (e.g., autonomous cars and UAVs). His work has appeared in top embedded real-time systems venues such as RTAS, ECRTS and Transactions on Computers; and received multiple awards and recognition (Outstanding Paper Award from RTAS'19, Best Paper Award and Outstanding Paper Award from RTAS'16, Editor's Pick of the Year Award from IEEE Transactions on Computers in 2016, Best Student Paper Nomination from RTCSA'16, and Best Paper Nomination from ECRTS'10). He received a Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2013. Prior to his Ph.D., he worked at Samsung Electronics as a senior software engineer.