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Dr Qinghua Lu

/tsing hua/

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Dr Qinghua Lu is a senior research scientist at Data61 of CSIRO, Australia. She formerly worked as a researcher at NICTA. She received her PhD from University of New South Wales in 2013. Her recent research interest includes software architecture, software engineering for AI, responsible AI, and blockchain. She has published 100+ academic papers in international journals and conferences. She is an IEEE senior member.


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Qinghua served as an editor or reviewer for many journals and as PC member for many conferences and workshops.

Here is the list of professional services in the recent 5 years.

  • Member, Australia's National Blockchain Roadmap’s Working Group on Blockchain for Credentials
  • Editorial board member, IEEE Blockchain Technical Briefs
  • Editorial board member, Elsevier, Blockchain: Research and Applications
  • Committee member, Conferences & Events Sub-Committee, IEEE Blockchain Initiative
  • IEEE TEMS Technical Committee on Blockchain
  • Guest editor of IEEE Computer, Special Issue on Software Engineering for Responsible AI, 2022
  • Guest editor of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Special Issue on AI for Manufacturing, 2021
  • Guest editor of IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Special Issue on Federated Learning for Industrial IoT in Industry 4.0, 2021
  • Guest editor of IEEE IoT Journal, Special Issue on Blockchain Enabled Edge Computing and Intelligence, 2020
  • Early Career Track chair, ICSA 2022
  • PC chair, BPM Blockchain Forum 2022
  • Publicity chair, IEEE Blockchain 2021
  • Poster and demo chair, IEEE ICBC 2021
  • PC chair, DependSys 2020
  • PC member, IEEE ICBC
  • PC member, SCF ICBC
  • PC member, BlockSys
  • PC member, BPM Blockchain Forum
  • PC member, ISPA
  • PC member, IEEE CSE
  • PC member, Cyber

Achievements and Awards

  • 2021-2025

    Julius Career Award

  • 2020-2020

    Women in Science
    Data61 Software and Computational Systems Program


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