Dr. Jianfeng Zhan is Full Professor and Director at Software Systems Lab, Institute of Computing Technology (ICT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) and University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. He founded and chairs International Open Benchmark Council (BenchCouncil). His research areas span from Chips, Systems, to Benchmarks.

Research highlights

  • Wanling Gao, Jianfeng Zhan, Lei Wang, Chunjie Luo, Daoyi Zheng, Fei Tang, Biwei Xie, Chen Zheng, Xu Wen, Xiwen He and Hainan Ye: Data Motifs: A Lens Towards Fully Understanding Big Data and AI Workloads. Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques (PACT) 2018.
  • Lei Wang, Jianfeng Zhan, Wanling Gao, ZiHan Jiang, Rui Ren, Xiwen He, Chunjie Luo, Gang Lu and Jingwei Li: BOPS, Not FLOPS! A New Metric and Roofline Performance Model For Datacenter Computing. Technical Report, arXiv preprint arXiv:1801.09212, May 3, 2018.
  • Lei Wang, Jianfeng Zhan, Chunjie Luo, Yuqing Zhu, Qiang Yang, Yongqiang He, Wanling Gao, Zhen Jia, Yingjie Shi, Shujie Zhang, Chen Zheng, Gang Lu, Kent Zhan, Xiaona Li, Bizhu Qiu: BigDataBench: A big data benchmark suite from internet services. HPCA 2014: 488-499.
  • Zijian Ming, Chunjie Luo, Wanling Gao, Rui Han, Qiang Yang, Lei Wang, Jianfeng Zhan: BDGS: A Scalable Big Data Generator Suite in Big Data Benchmarking. WBDB 2013: 138-154.
  • Zhen Jia, Lei Wang, Jianfeng Zhan, Lixin Zhang, Chunjie Luo: Characterizing data analysis workloads in data centers. IISWC 2013: 66-76.
  • Gang Lu, Jianfeng Zhan, Tianshu Hao, Lei Wang: 10-millisecond Computing. CoRR abs/1610.01267 (2016).
  • Gang Lu, Jianfeng Zhan, Chongkang Tan, Xinlong Lin, Defei Kong, Tianshu Hao, Lei Wang, Fei Tang, Chen Zheng: Isolate First, Then Share: A New OS Architecture for Datacenter Computing. arXiv:1604.01378.
  • Jianfeng Zhan, Lei Wang, Xiaona Li, Weisong Shi, Chuliang Weng, Wenyao Zhang, Xiutao Zang: Cost-Aware Cooperative Resource Provisioning for Heterogeneous Workloads in Data Centers. IEEE Trans. Computers 62(11): 2155-2168 (2013).
  • Lei Wang, Jianfeng Zhan, Weisong Shi, Yi Liang: In Cloud, Can Scientific Communities Benefit from the Economies of Scale? IEEE Trans. Parallel Distrib. Syst. 23(2): 296-303 (2012).
  • Jianfeng Zhan, Ninghui Sun: Fire Phoenix Cluster Operating System Kernel and its Evaluation. CLUSTER 2005: 1-9.
  • Peng Wang, Dan Meng, Jizhong Han, Jianfeng Zhan, Bibo Tu, Xiaofeng Shi, Le Wan: Transformer: A New Paradigm for Building Data-Parallel Programming Models. IEEE Micro 30(4): 55-64 (2010).
  • Xiaoyu Fu, Rui Ren, Jianfeng Zhan, Wei Zhou, Zhen Jia, Gang Lu: LogMaster: Mining Event Correlations in Logs of Large-Scale Cluster Systems. SRDS 2012: 71-80.
  • Zhihong Zhang, Jianfeng Zhan, Yong Li, Lei Wang, Dan Meng, Bo Sang: Precise request tracing and performance debugging for multi-tier services of black boxes. DSN 2009: 337-346.

Bio

ACADEMIC POSITIONS

Sep 2012-
Full Professor, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. Beijing, P. R. China
Mar 2004- Sep 2012
Associate Professor, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P. R. China
Aug 2002- Mar 2004
Assistant Professor, Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P. R. China

EDUCATION BACKGROUND

Ph. D.
Computer Software & Theory, Institute of Software, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, P. R. China, 2002
M. Sc.
Solid Mechanics, Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, P. R. China, 1999
B. Sc.
Civil Engineering, Southwest Jiaotong University, Chengdu, P. R. China, 1996

Honors and Awards

  • IISWC 2013 Best paper award.
  • Third Class of Cooperation and Contribution Prize, Huawei
  • Second Class of National Science and Technology Promotion Prize, The Central People’s Government of the People’s Republic of China, 2006
  • Outstanding Science and Technology Achievement Prize of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chinese Academy of Science, P. R. China, 2005
  • Outstanding faculty Prize,Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, P. R. China, 2012

Group

  • Professor, Jianfeng Zhan (詹剑锋)
  • Senior Engineer, Dr. Lei Wang (王磊)
  • Engineer, Chunjie Luo(罗纯杰)
  • Engineer, Dr. Rui Ren (任睿)
  • Assistant Professor, Dr. Wanling Gao (高婉铃)

Teaching

Students

Ph. D students

  • Shaopeng Dai
  • Yunyou Huang
  • Xiexuan Zhou
  • Tianshu Hao
  • Yatao Li
  • Zihan Jiang
  • Fei Tang
  • Fanda Fan
  • Guoxin Kang
  • Hongxiao Li

Master students

  • Mengjia Du
  • Cheng Huang
  • Xu Wen
  • Jianan Chen
  • Xingwang Xiong
  • Ke Liu
  • Kaiyong Yang

Alumni

  • Dr. Xinhui Tian
  • Dr. Wanling Gao
  • Dr. Biwei Xie
  • Dr. Xiaoyu Fu
  • Dr. Gang Lu
  • Dr. Zhen Jia
  • Dr. Chen Zheng
  • Shimin Gong
  • Kunlin Zhan
  • Qiang Yang
  • Junping Zhou
  • Hainan Ye
  • Chongkang Tan
  • Zijian Ming
  • Biao Wang
  • Haoning Tang
  • Yuanqing Guo
  • Xiwen He
  • Minghe Yu

Professional Activities

TPC member, IPDPS 2018

TPC member, ICDCS 2017

HPBDC Co-Chair, in conjunction with IPDPS’16 17 18

BPOE chair, in conjunction with ASPLOS 2014, 15, 16, 17, VLDB’14

TPC member, IISWC 2014

TPC member, CCGrid 2014

TPC member. CCF Big Data conference 2013

TPC member, International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2014)

Founding Organizer, The First Workshop of Benchmarks, Performance Optimization, and Emerging Hardware of Big Data Systems and Applications (BPOE 2013), In conjunction with IEEE Big Data Conference 2013, October 8, 2013, Silicon Valley, CA, USA

TPC Member, The second IEEE International Conference on Big Data Science and Engineering (BDSE),December 3-5, 2013 in Sydney, Australia.

TPC member, The ACM Cloud and Autonomic Computing Conference (CAC 2013), Miami, Florida, USA August 5-August 9, 2013

Organizer, HPCA 2013 Tutorial, High Volume Computing: The Motivations, Metrics, and Benchmarks Suites for Data Center Computer Systems, Shenzhen, 2013.

Track Chair of Utility Computing, HPCC 2013

PC Member and Publicity Chair, ICAC 2013

PC Member, SOSE 2013

PC member, NPC 2012

Guest editor, Cloud computing special issue of Frontier of Computer Sciences, 2012

PC Member, IDPDS 2012, Ph.D Forum

Publicity Chair for China of ICAC 2012 (The 9th International Conference on Autonomic Computing

PC Member, ICDCS 2012 (The 32nd International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems)

PC Member, AINA 2012 (The 26th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications, Tokyo, Japan, March 26-29, 2012.),

PC Member, NPC 2011, CSE 2011, GCC 2011, Cloud 2011