Ziyi Zhao

Research Assistant @ Nankai University


I am a Research Assistant at Nankai University, before this, I obtained my Bachelor degree in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Nankai University in 2020. I am actively envolved in research projects, under the supervision of Prof. Xiaoli Gong, also with guidances from Prof. Pen-Chung Yew and Prof. Wenwen Wang. I’m enjoying the research and looking for a Ph.D. position now. [CV here] [Google Scholar]

Research Interests
My research interests include Operating System and Network, Distributed Systems, Large Scale Computing/Storage Systems, Parallel Processing, Computer Architectures and Security.

Current areas of focus include Cross-ISA Virtualization, Dynamic Binary Translation, JIT Security. I am also interested in design issues in system interacting with Non-volatile Memory and RDMA.

If you want to discuss with me, feel free to send me an email.

Experiences & Education
Nankai University
2019 - Present
Research Assistant
Information Security & Embedded System Lab
Nankai University
2016 - 2020
Bachelor of Engineering
Department of Computer Science & Engineering
  • Major GPA: 91/100
  • Selected Awards: Academic Excellence Scholarship, Innovation Scholarship, Distinguished Thesis Award
  • Visiting student to University of Minnesota, Twin Cities, supervised by Prof. Pen-Chung Yew in July-Sep, 2019.
  • [03/2021] A paper accepted to VEE 2021.
  • [11/2020] A paper accepted to CGO 2021.
  • [10/2020] Participated in an RDMA Hackathon, interesting.
  • [08/2020] A paper accepted to Middleware 2020.
  • [06/2020] My graduate thesis won Distinguished Thesis Award, the only two awardees in my department.
  • [05/2020] A paper accepted to ICPP 2020.