Hong Jiang  

 

Wendell H. Nedderman Endowed Professor and Chair 

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, TX 76019, USA

Office: Room 640, 500 UTA Blvd                                    
 
Phone: 817-272-3605 
Fax: 817-272-3784 
E-mail: hong.jiang@uta.edu 

Short Biography

Research

Professional Activities

Teaching

Publications

Students

 



 

Employment Prior to UTA

 

2013.1 -- 2015.8

Program Director, National Science Foundation, CISE/CCF

2013.4 -- 2015.8

Willa Cather Professor of Computer Science & Engineering, University of Nebraska-Lincoln

2005 -- 2015.8

Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska.

2001 -- 2007

Vice Chair, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska.

1997 -- 2005

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska.

1991 -- 1997

Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska.

 

 

Current Research Interests

 

 

Current Research Projects

 

o   Online, Holistic Job Scheduling and Resource Provisioning Framework for Datacenter Architectures and Applications (NSF)

o   Multi-SLO Guaranteed per-Job Scheduling in Datacenters (NSF);

o   Enforcing Xth Percentile Latency and Throughput SLOs under Consolidated Datacenter Resources (Futurewei)

o   Data Deduplication in Distributed Object Storage Systems Used for Cold Storage (NetApp); 

o   High-Performance and Low-Cost Distributed Graph-Processing Frameworks for Big Data Analytics; 

o   Data Reduction in Modern Storage and Cloud Environments

o   Systems Architecture for Green Datacenters; and 

o   Memory Management in VM Environment

 

Past Research Projects

 

o   Semantic-Aware Namespace in Exascale File Systems (NSF); 

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

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:

 

 

o   Mengxiao Wang (UTA, Fall 2015--)

o   Zhichao Yan (UTA, Spring 2016--)

o   Huiyang Li (UTA, co-supervising with Hao Che, Fall 2017 --)

o   Stoddard Rosenkrantz (UTA, co-supervising with Hao Che, Fall 2017 --)

o   Prathyusha Enganti (UTA, co-supervising with Hao Che, Fall 2018 --)

 

Current Research Associates and Post-Docs

 

o   Ning Li (co-supervising with Hao Che, Spring 2017 --)

o   Zhijie Huang (Spring 2017 --)

o   Zhijun Wang (Spring 2017 --)

o   Yunxiang Wu (co-supervising with Hao Che, Spring 2018 --)

o   Bo Mao (Fall 2018 --)

o   Suzhen Wu (Fall 2018 --)

 

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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 2004, faculty, Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ; Now at Robert Morris University)

 

Nader Mohamed (Summer 2004, faculty, Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ; Now at United Arab Emirates University)

 

Xiao Qin (Summer 2004, faculty, New Mexico Tech., NM; Now at Auburn University, AL)

 

 

Tong Wu (00)

Guangsheng Yang (01)

Yifeng Zhu (02)

Hai Huang (03)

Phanivas Vemuri (03)

Xuesong Zhang (04) (co-supervised with Soh)

Huili Wang (04)

 

 

Yifeng Zhu (Summer 2005, faculty, University of Maine)

 

 

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

 

 

Xuli Liu (Spring 2007, co-supervised with Leen-Kiat Soh, faculty, University of Nebraska at Kearney, Now at Microsoft)

 

Sumanth J. V.  (Spring 2007, co-supervised with David Swanson, Senior Firmware Engineer, Seagate)

 

Yijun Lu (Summer 2007, co-supervised with Ying Lu, Asankya Networks, Amazon, now at Alibaba)

 

 

 Stephens Mkandawire (Spring 2012)

 

Ziling Huang (Spring 2014)

 

Feng Xian (Spring 2008, Microsoft) (co-supervised with Witty)

 

Jian Hu (Summer 2012, NetApp)

 

Dongyuan Zhan (Summer 2012, AMD) (co-supervised with Sharad Seth)

 

Lei Xu (Summer 2014, CloudEra)

 

Junjie Qian (Summer 2016, Microsoft, co-supervised with Sharad Seth)

 

Hao Luo (Summer 2016, Twiter)

 

Yaodong Yang (Summer 2016, Microsoft )

 

 

 

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Past Post-Docs/Visiting Scholars

 

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Graduate Advisors:

Ph.D.     ----Dr. Laxmi Bhuyan

M.A.Sc.  ----Dr. Kenneth C. Smith