Nanmiao is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Center for Computation and Technology, Louisiana State University. Nanmiao’s research focuses on scalable and distributed high-performance computation for machine learning applications and libraries. She has been an intern at Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) from February to August 2021, developing a HPX runtime interface for a C++ algorithm and data-structure library, SHAD, for better scalability and performance. Before joining LSU, she received a B.S. degree in Electronic Information Science and Technology from Nankai University, and an M.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Macau.