Shengyun Liu was born in Kunming, China in 1985.
He obtained his Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and Technology from the National University of Defense Technology (NUDT, China) in June 2008.
In 2008, he joined National Laboratory for Parallel and Distributed Processing in NUDT as a Master student, under the supervision of Prof. Yuxing Peng. He received his Master's degree in December 2010.
Since October 2011 he is a PhD student in Networking and Security department of EURECOM, under the supervision of Marko Vukolic, Assistant Professor and Prof. Ernst Biersack.
His research interest focuses on reliability of Data Centers.