Bharadwaj Veeravalli, Senior Member, IEEE & IEEE-CS, received his BSc in Physics, from MDU-Kam Uiversity, India(1987), Master's in Electrical Communication Engineering from Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India(1991) &PhD from Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India(1994). He was a post-doctoral fellow in the Department of Computer Science, Concordia University, Montreal, Canada('94-'96). He is currently a tenured Associate Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, in NUS, Singapore. His main stream research interests include, Scheduling problems in Multiprocessor & Embedded systems, Cloud/Cluster/Grid computing, Large-scale workloads handling/scheduling in Parallel and Distributed systems, Hi-Performance Algorithms for Selected Problem domains in Bioinformatics & Computational Biology, Green Storage, and Multimedia computing. He is one of the earliest researchers in the field of divisible load theory (DLT). He has published over 70 papers in high-quality International Journals and over 60 papers in peer reviewed International Conferences. He had successfully secured several externally funded projects. He has co-authored three research monographs in the areas of PDS, Distributed Databases(competitive algorithms), and Networked Multimedia Systems, in the years 1996, 2003, and 2005, respectively. He was a Visiting Professor with Dept of CS, HUST, Wuhan, China PR until 2008. Recently he was invited to deliver a keynote speech in The 5th IEEE International Conference on Bio-inspired Computing:Theory & Applications, September 2010, Changsha, China, and in The 6th Workshop on Hi-Performance Computing (HPC), UPM, Department of Mathematics, Malaysia, October 2010. He had served in several Internation Conferences He had guest edited a special issue on Cluster/Grid Computing for IJCA, USA journal in 2004. He is currently serving the Editorial Board of IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE Transactions on SMC-A, Multimedia Tool & Applications (MTAP) Journal and Cluster Computing, as an Associate Editor.