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Liqiang Wang

Associate Professor
Department of Computer Science
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL 32816
HEC 239

Tel: (407) 823-3187
Fax: (407) 823-5835
E-mail: lwang AT cs.ucf.edu


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  • Our paper "MRapid: An Efficient Short Job Optimizer on Hadoop" (H. Zhang, H. Huang, and L. Wang) has been accepted to IPDPS 2017!

  • Recruiting highly motivated Ph.D. Students to join my research group on Big Data and Program Analysis in 2017. Besides CS, other closely related backgrounds will also be considered.

  • Short Bio

    Liqiang (Eric) Wang is an associate professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Central Florida. He is the director of Big Data Computing Lab. He was a faculty member (2006-2015) in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Wyoming . He received Ph.D. in Computer Science from Stony Brook University in 2006. He was a visiting Research Scientist in IBM T.J. Watson Research Center during 2012-2013.

    His research interest is the design and analysis of parallel systems for big-data computing. For the aspect of design, he is currently working on optimizing performance, scalability, resilience, and load balancing of data-intensive computing, especially on Cloud, GPU, and multicore platforms. For the aspect of analysis, he focuses on using program analysis to detect programming errors and performance defects in large-scale parallel computing systems.

    He received NSF CAREER Award in 2011, Castagne Faculty Fellowship (2013-2015), and Overseas Scholars Collaborative Research Award (a.k.a. Outstanding Chinese Overseas Young Scholar Award) by Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) in 2014.

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