​B.Eng. in Information Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, 2007​M.Phil. in Computer Speech, Text and Internet Technology, University of Cambridge, 2008​D.Phil. in Computer Science, University of Oxford, 2014Post-Doc ​PRECISE Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2013-2016

"My research helps to design safe and trustworthy cyber-physical systems, including autonomous robots, medical devices, and smart cities."

Lu Feng, Assistant Professor

Lu Feng is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Department of Systems and Information Engineering at the University of Virginia. She is also a member of the Link Lab - the center of research excellence in Cyber-Physical Systems at UVa. Her research focuses on assuring the safety and trustworthiness of cyber-physical systems (CPS). She develop modeling and analysis methods for CPS, drawing on formal methods, machine learning, optimal control, and human factors. She also work across many different application domains, from medical devices, to autonomous robots, to smart cities. 


  • NSF CRII Award 2018
  • Rising Stars in EECS 2015
  • James S. McDonnell Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship 2013

Research Interests

  • Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Autonomous Robots
  • Formal Methods