Applied Distributed Systems Lab (ADSLab)

Department of Computer Science and Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
 

People

Graduate Students

  • Wang, Qiuping, PhD 2018-now (Graduated from HUST)

  • Yang, Zuoru, PhD 2018-now (Graduated from XJTU)

  • Cheng, Zhinan, PhD 2017-now (Graduated from USTC)

  • Han, Shujie, PhD 2017-now (Graduated from NWPU)

  • Tang, Lu, PhD 2016-now (Graduated from Xiamen University)

  • Li, Xiaolu, PhD 2016-now (Graduated from USTC)

  • Zhang, Mi, PhD 2015-now (Graduated from Shandong University)

  • Chan, Hoi Wan (Helen), PhD 2014-now (Graduated from CUHK)

Post-doc

Visiting Student

  • Wang, Qiuping, Sep 2017 - now, from HUST

Alumni

Graduated Students

  • Qin, Chuan, PhD 2016
    • Thesis: "Unifying Security and Deduplication in Cloud Storage"
    • First employment: Researcher, Rakuten Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan

  • Yiu, Man Tung (Matt), MPhil 2016
    • Thesis: "Erasure Coding in In-Memory Key-Value Storage"
    • First employment: Stepcase, Hong Kong. (Stepcase is the company that built Lifehack)

  • Li, Runhui, PhD 2015
    • Thesis: "Enabling Efficient and Dependable Clustered File Systems through New Erasure Coding Techniques"
    • First employment: Postdoc at CUHK
    • Next (from February 2016): Researcher, Future Network Theory Lab, Huawei Technologies, Hong Kong.

  • Huang, Qun, PhD 2015
    • Thesis: "Efficient Algorithms and Systems for High-Speed Network Traffic Analytics"
    • First employment: Researcher, Future Network Theory Lab, Huawei Technologies, Hong Kong.
    • Current (from September 2017): Associate Professor, Institute of Computing Tecnhnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China.

  • Xu, Min, MPhil 2015
    • Thesis: "Even Data Placement for Load Balance in Reliable Distributed Deduplication Storage"
    • First employment: PhD student in Computer Science at University of Chicago.

  • Chan, Chun Wing (Jeremy), MPhil 2014
    • Thesis: "Enabling High-Performance Erasure-Coded Storage Systems via Workload-Aware Designs"
    • First employment: Analyst, Barclays Investment Bank, Hong Kong.

  • Ding, Qian, MPhil 2014
    • Thesis: "TWEEN: Toward Write Efficiency and Endurance in SSD RAID using Non-volatile Cache"
    • First employment: Software Engineer, Google, Mountain View, US.

  • Li, Yan Kit (Wilson), MPhil 2014
    • Thesis: "Performance and Security of Deduplication Storage Systems"
    • First employment: Research assistant at CUHK.
    • Next (from March 2015): Researcher, Rakuten Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan

  • Lin, Jian, MPhil 2013
    • Thesis: "Augmenting Cloud File Systems with Erasure Coding: A Practical Perspective"
    • First employment: Epic, Wisconsin, US

  • Tang, Chung Pan, MPhil 2013
    • Thesis: "A Tunable Version Control System for Virtual Machines in an Open-Source Cloud"
    • First employment: Harmonic Inc., Hong Kong

  • Chen, Chuk Hin (Henry), MPhil 2012
    • Thesis: "Practical Data Integrity Protection in Network-coded Cloud Storage".
    • First employment: Research assistant at CUHK.
    • Next (from September 2013): Ph.D. student in Computer Science at UT Austin

  • Ng, Chun Ho, MPhil 2012
    • Thesis: "Live Deduplication Storage of Virtual Machine Images in an Open-Source Cloud".
    • First employment: Research assistant at CUHK.
    • Next (from November 2013): Epic, Wisconsin, US

  • Ma, Mingcao, MPhil 2012
    • Thesis: "Kernel-Space Inline Deduplication File Systems for Virtual Machine Image Storage".
    • First employment: NetDimensions, Hong Kong

  • Rahumed, Arthur, MPhil 2012
    • Thesis: "Data Security and Reliability in Cloud Backup Systems with Deduplication".
    • First employment: Harmonic Inc., Hong Kong

  • Choi, Fu Wing (Harry), MPhil 2011
    • Thesis: "An Extensible Design of a Load-Aware Virtual Router Monitor in User Space".
    • First employment: Harmonic Inc., Hong Kong

  • Fung, Siu Yuen (Ben), MPhil 2011
    • Thesis: "DeRef: A Privacy-Preserving Defense Mechanism Against Request Forgery Attacks".
    • First employment: Management Trainee at Standard Chartered Bank, Hong Kong

  • Tang, Yang, MPhil 2011
    • Thesis: "FADE: Secure Overlay Cloud Storage with Access Control and File Assured Deletion".
    • First employment: Ph.D. student in Computer Science at Columbia University.

Post-doc Alumni

  • Li, Jingwei, Postdoc, January 2015 - February 2016
    • First employment: Assistant Professor, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC), China

  • Li, Mingqiang, Postdoc, March 2013 - February 2015
    • First employment: Advisory Researcher, Lenovo Group Limited

  • Hu, Yuchong, Postdoc, December 2013 - January 2015
    • First employment: Associate professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

  • Li, Yongkun, Postdoc (affiliated with Institute of Network Coding), September 2012 - December 2013
    • First employment: Associate researcher, University of Science and Technology of China