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I am a Ph.D. candidate at UT Austin working with Vijay Janapa Reddi. I defended in September 2016 (Defense Talk). Dissertation is in the making!

I do research in computer architecture and systems. I like building better software and hardware to make next-generation client and cloud computing fast, energy-efficient, intelligent, and safe.

My dissertation research advocates the Watt Wise Web: the next major milestone in the Web evolution driven by the energy-efficiency of mobile devices. I take a holistic approach that involves networks, applications, programming languages, runtime systems, and processor architectures.

I have also investigated processors and runtime systems for cloud servers of the future driven by managed-language-based, event-driven Web applications that are increasingly prevalent in today's cloud environment. A key enabler of this line of research is a benchmark suite that we now open-sourced.

My undergraduate research focused on enabling modern GPUs for general-purpose computing. I researched at both the software layer (parallel EDA algorithms) and the hardware layer (IP router microarchitecture). My undergraduate advisor is Prof. Yangdong Deng at Tsinghua University.


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Email: strcat("y", last_name) at utexas dot edu
Twitter: @yzhu88
  Yuhao Zhu
  201 E 24th St.
  Austin, TX 78712