Hong Jiang

 

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On leave at the National Science Foundation on assignment as a Program Director in CISE/CCF since January 2013

 

Willa Cather Professor
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of Nebraska - Lincoln
Lincoln, NE 68588-0150 USA

 

Director, Abacus Distributed Storage Lab (ADSL) 

 

Office: 217 Schorr Center, 1101 T Street 
Phone: 402-472-6747 
Fax: 402-472-3153 
E-mail: jiang@cse.unl.edu 

 


Short Biography

Research

Professional Activities

Grants

Teaching

Publications

Students


Current Teaching

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Fall 2012

 

Current Research Interests

 

Ø  Computer Systems Architecture, especially design and analysis of distributed storage and file systems, memory hierarchy in multi- and many-core systems, memory management, performance evaluations;

Ø  Cluster and Grid Computing, especially middleware design and development for parallel and distributed computing in heterogeneous environments, automatic parallelization, dynamical load balancing by means of judicious, resource-aware jobs and tasks scheduling, and data consistency and integrity in cluster, Grid and P2P systems;

Ø  IT Support for Distance Education, especially using distributed computing and multiagent technologies to enhance teaching and cooperative learning.

 

Current Funded Research Projects

 

o    SANE: Semantic-Aware Namespace in Exascale File Systems (NSF CNS-1116606)

o    Turbo Button: A Sematically-Smart SSD-Based RAID System for Internet-Scale Applications (NSF CNS-1016609)

 

Other Current Research Projects

 

o    Cache Resource Optimization for CMP Systems

o    Memory Management in VM Environment

 

Past Research Projects

 

o    ProActive: A RAID Protection Activator for High Availability (NSF-IIS-0916859)

o    A New Semantic-Aware Metadata Organization for Improved File-System Performance and Functionality in High-End Computing (NSF-CCF-0937993)

o    Scalable and Adaptive Metadata Management for High-End Computing (NSF-CCF-0621526)

o    Automatic Pattern- and Object-Based Parallelization for Cluster and Grid Computing Environments

o    Detection-based Consistency Management for Internet-Scale and Duplication-Based Distributed Systems

o    Dynamic Load Balancing for I/O-Intensive Applications in Heterogeneous Distributed Systems (NSF-funded)

o    Highly Available Parallel File Systems for Clusters (NSF-funded)

o    High Performance Distributed Computing for Heterogeneous systems (NSF-funded)

o    I-MINDS: An Intelligent Multiagent Infrastructure for Distributed Systems in Education (NSF-funded)

 

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Current Graduate Students

 

 Ph.Ds:     

Masters:

 

 

¡¤         Lei Xu (Beginning in Fall¡¯08)

¡¤         Junjie Qian (Beginning in Fall¡¯11, co-supervised with Sharad Seth)

¡¤         Hao Luo (Beginning in Fall¡¯11)

¡¤         Yaodong Yang (Beginning in Fall¡¯11)

¡¤         Xin Liu (Beginning in Fall¡¯12)

¡¤         Zhe Zhang (Beginning in Fall¡¯13)

 

Current Post-Docs/Visiting Scholars

 

¡¤         Dr. Lei Tian (Research Assistant Professor)

¡¤         Dr. Zhan Shi

¡¤         Dr. Hua Wang

¡¤         Dr. Zhichao Yan (co-supervised with Dr. Witty)

 

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Graduated Students

 

Ph.Ds:

 

Masters:

 

Sibabrata Ray (1995, faculty,       

The University of Alabama; Now

At Google)

 

Venkat R. Gunuganti (95)

Ping Luo (95)

 

Yongqiang Wang (1997) (co-supervised with Q. Jiang)

 

Xiaofeng Lin (97)

Jian Huang (98)

 

 

Jameela Al-Jaroodi (Summer¡¯04, faculty, Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ; Now at United Arab Emirates University)

 

Nader Mohamed (Summer¡¯04, faculty, Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ; Now at United Arab Emirates University)

 

Xiao Qin (Summer¡¯04, faculty, New Mexico Tech., NM; Now at Auburn University, AL)

 

 

Tong Wu (00)

Guangsheng Yang (01)

Yifeng Zhu (02)

Hai Huang (Fall¡¯03)

Phanivas Vemuri (03)

Xuesong Zhang (Fall¡¯04) (co-supervised with Soh)

Huili Wang (Fall¡¯04)

 

 

Yifeng Zhu (Summer¡¯05, faculty, University of Maine)

 

 

Nobel Khandaker (05) (co-supervised with Soh)

 

 

Xuli Liu (Spring¡¯07, co-supervised with Leen-Kiat Soh, faculty, University of Nebraska at Kearney)

 

Sumanth J. V.  (Spring¡¯07, co-supervised with David Swanson, Senior Firmware Engineer, Seagate)

 

Yijun Lu (Summer¡¯07, co-supervised with Ying Lu, Asankya Networks)

 

 

 Stephens Mkandawire (Spring 2012)

 

Ziling Huang (Spring 2014)

 

Feng Xian (Spring¡¯08, Microsoft) (co-supervised with Witty)

 

Jian Hu (Summer¡¯12, GARMIN)

 

Dongyuan Zhan (Summer¡¯12, AMD) (co-supervised with Sharad Seth)

 

 

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Past Post-Docs/Visiting Scholars

 

¡¤         Dr. Qiang Cao (faculty, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China)

¡¤         Dr. Dan Feng (faculty, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China)

¡¤         Dr. Xinrong Zhou (UIT Corp., China)

¡¤         Dr. Xueming Li (faculty, Chongqing University, China)

¡¤         Dr. Yu Hua (faculty, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China)

¡¤         Dr. Jie Yao (faculty, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China)

¡¤         Dr. Bo Mao (faculty, Xiaman University, China)

¡¤         Dr. Suzhen Wu (faculty, Xiaman University, China)

¡¤         Dr. Yinjin Fu (faculty, National University of Defense Technology, China)

¡¤         Dr. Fang Liu (faculty, National University of Defense Technology, China)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Back to Top

 

Teaching

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Spring 2012

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Spring 2011

 

CSCE930

Advanced Computer Architecture

Fall 2010

 

CSCE489

Computer Engineering Professional Development (Senior Design Project)

Fall 2010

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Spring 2010

 

CSCE488

Computer Engineering Professional Development

Spring 2010

 

CSCE432/832

High Performance Processor Architecture

Fall 2009

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Spring 2009

 

CSCE489

Computer Engineering Senior Design Project

Spring 2009

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Fall 2008

 

CSCE488

Computer Engineering Professional Development

Fall 2008

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Fall 2007

 

CSCE432/832

High Performance Processor Architecture

Fall 2007

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Spring 2007

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Fall 2006

 

CSCE489

Computer Engineering Senior Design Project

Spring 2006

 

CSCE488

Computer Engineering Professional Development

Fall 2005

 

CSCE489

Computer Engineering Senior Design Project

Fall 2005

 

CSCE488

Computer Engineering Professional Development

Spring 2005

 

CSCE990

Systems Research Seminar

Fall 2004

 

CSCE230

Computer Organization

Fall 2004

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Summer 2004

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Spring 2004

 

CSCE430/830

Computer Architecture

Fall 2003

 

CSCE489

Computer Engineering Senior Design Project

Spring 2003

 

CSCE432/832

High Performance Processor Architecture

Fall 2002

 

CSCE930

Advanced Computer Architecture

Spring 2002

 

 

 

 

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Professional Activities

 

 

 

 

Associate Editor

IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2008-2013

 

Program Committee Member

The 28th International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems 
(ICDCS 2008), Beijing, China, June 17-20, 2008

 

Program Steering Chair

The 4th IEEE International Workshop on Storage Network Architecture and
Parallel I/Os (SNAPI'07), in conjunction with the 24th IEEE Conference on 
Mass Storage Systems and Technologies (MSST), San Diego,
California, September 24, 2007

 

Program Committee Member

The Twelfth Asia-Pacific Computer Systems Architecture Conference 
(ACSAC07), Seoul, Korea, August 23-25, 2007

 

Conference General

Co-Chair

2007 International Conference on Networking, Architecture, and Storages 
(NAS¡¯07), Guilin, China, July 29-31, 2007

 

Program Committee Member

The 7th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel 
Processing (ICA3PP-2007), June 11-14, 2007,  Hangzhou, China

 

Program Committee Member

The 3rd International Conference on Distributed Computing and Internet 
Technology (ICDCIT 2006), December 20-23, 2006, Bhubaneswar, India

 

Program Committee Member

The 11th Asia-Pacific Computer Systems Architecture Conference (ACSAC06), 
Shanghai, China, September 8-10, 2006

 

Program Committee Co-Chair

IEEE International Workshop on Networking, Architecture, and Storages 
(IWNAS¡¯06), Shenyang, China, August 1-3, 2006.

 

Program Committee Co-Chair

The 2005 International Workshop on Intelligent Storage Systems and 
Technology (ISST '05), in conjunction with the 2nd International Conference on 
Embedded Software and Systems (ICESS-2005), IEEE, Xian, China, 
December 16-18, 2005.

 

Program Committee Co-Chair

International Workshop on Storage Network Architecture and 
Parallel I/Os (SNAPI¡¯05), in conjunction with PACT'2005 
(Parallel Architecture and Compilation Techniques),  
ACM/IEEE, St. Louis, USA, September 17 - 21, 2005. 

 

Program Committee Member

The 10th Asia-Pacific Computer Systems Architecture 
Conference (ACSAC05), Singapore, October 24-27, 2005 

 

Program Committee Co-Chair

International Workshop on Storage Network Architecture and

Parallel I/Os (SNAPI¡¯04), in conjunction with PACT'2004  

(Parallel Architecture and Compilation Techniques),

ACM/IEEE, Antibes Juan-les-Pins, September 29 - October 3, 2004.

 

Program Committee Member

The 13th International Conference on Computer Communications

and Networks (ICCCN¡¯04), IEEE, Chicago, IL, October 11-13, 2004

 

Program Committee Member

The 10th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed 
Systems (ICPADS¡¯04), IEEE, Newport Beach, California, July, 2004

 

Program Committee Member

International Conference on High Performance Computing (HiPC

 2003), IEEE/ACM, Hyderabad, India, Dec. 17-20, 2003

 

Panelist

National Science Foundation, 2001, 2002, 2005, 2007

 

Referee

Numerous journals (IEEE-TC, IEEE-TPDS, JPDC, JSC, etc) and 

international conferences (ICPP, ISCA, INFOCOM, ICDCS, IPDPS, etc).

 

Professional Membership

Computer Society, IEEE, and ACM

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Graduate Advisors:

Ph.D.     ----Dr. Laxmi Bhuyan

M.A.Sc.  ----Dr. Kenneth C. Smith