Jiajian Xiao received a B.Eng. degree in computer science from Shanghai Jiaotong University, Shanghai, China in 2011 and a M.Sc. degree in informatics from Technische Universität München, Munich, Germany in 2013. He is currently a software developer at TUM CREATE, Singapore and pursuing a Ph.D. degree at Technische Universität München. His research interests include interactive high performance computer simulation and simulation-based optimization.