Weihua Zhang (张为华)

weihua_zhang.jpg Associate Professor
Parallel Processing Institute
Fudan University

E-mail:

zhangweihua at fudan dot edu dot cn

Office:

Telephone: (86 21) 51355358 (office)
Fax: (86 21) 51355358

Address:

Room 313, Software Building
825 Zhangheng Rd, Shanghai China, 201203

About Me

I am an associate professor in Parallel Processing Institute at Fudan University. My research areas include computer architecture, software debugging and compiler optimization. I received my Ph.D in 2007 from Department of Computer Science at Fudan University.

I am currently looking for self-motivated students with good background on architecture and system related area. Drop me an E-mail if you have interests to work with me.

Education

  • 2007 Ph.D, Fudan University, Shanghai China
  • 2000 M.S., Jiangnan Institute of Computing Technique, China
  • 1997 B.S., PLA Information Engineering University, Zhengzhou China

Awards

  • Best Paper Award, ICPP 2015
  • Best Paper Award, ACA 2014
  • CCF Outstanding Dissertation Award 2007

Professional Service

  • Vice PC Chair: NAS 2013
  • Publicity Chair: COSMIC 2013 (International Workshop on Code Optimization for Multi and many Cores)
  • PC Member(Conference): ICPP 2016, NPC 2016, ACA 2016, ICPP 2015, I-SPAN 2014, HPC China 2015, HPC China 2014, ACA 2014, HPCC 2013, ICSNC 2013, ICSNC 2012
  • PC Member(Workshop):LSPP (Workshop on Large-Scale Parallel Processing) 2012, EMS (International Workshop on Embedded Multicore Systems) 2011

Teaching

  • Advanced Computer Architecture, Fall, 2010, 2011
  • Computer Architecture, Spring, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012
  • Compiler, Fall, 2007, 2008

Selected Recent Publications

2017

              PPoPP                        
Eunomia: Scaling Concurrent Search Trees under Contention Using HTM
Xin Wang, Weihua Zhang, Zhaoguo Wang, Ziyun Wei, Haibo Chen, Wenyun Zhao
The 22nd ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principle and Practice of Parallel Computing (PPoPP 2017)//.

2016

              TC                             
Hardware Support for Concurrent Detection of Multiple Concurrency Bugs on Fused CPU-GPU Architectures
Weihua Zhang, Shiqiang Yu, Haojun Wang, Zhuofang Dai, Haibo Chen
IEEE Transactions on Computers (TC) Volume: 65, No: 10, October 2016
              TPDS                        
A Loosely-Coupled Full-System Multicore Simulation Framework
Weihua Zhang, Haojun Wang, Yunping Lu, Haibo Chen and Wenyun Zhao
IEEE Transaction on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS) Volume: 27, Issue: 6, June 1 2016
              TPDS                        
VarCatcher: A Framework for Tackling Performance Variability of Parallel Workloads on Multi-core
Weihua Zhang, Xiaofeng Ji, Bo Song, Shiqiang Yu, Haibo Chen, Pen-Chung Yew, Tao Li, Wenyun Zhao
To appear in IEEE Transaction on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS)
              ICPP                        
Understanding the Architectural Characteristics of EDA Algorithms
Xin Wang, Xiaofeng Ji, Yunping Lu, Yi Li, Weihua Zhang, Wenyun Zhao
The 45th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP)
              JPDC                        
Parallelizing Image Feature Extraction Algorithms on Multi-core Platforms
Yunping Lu, Yi Li, Bo Song, Weihua Zhang, Haibo Chen, Lu Peng
Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC) Volume:92, May 2016
              VEE                          
Performance Analysis and Optimization of Full Garbage Collection in a Production JVM
Yang Yu, Tianyang Lei, Weihua Zhang, Haibo Chen, Binyu Zang
The 12th Annual International Conference on Virtual Execution Environments (VEE2016)
              TPDS                        
Performance Analysis of Multimedia Retrieval Workloads Running on Multicore
Yunping Lu, Xin Wang, Weihua Zhang, Haibo Chen, Lu Peng, Wenyun Zhao
IEEE Transaction on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS) Volume: 27, Nov 2016
              MICPRO                  
Design space exploration for device and architectural heterogeneity in chip-multiprocessors
Ying Zhang, Samuel Irving, Lu Peng, Xin Fu, David Koppelman, Weihua Zhang, Jesse Ardonne
Microprocessors and Microsystems Volume: 40, Issue: C, February 2016

2015

              ICA3PP                     
Parallel Implementation of Dense Optical Flow Computation on Many-Core Processor
Wenjie Chen, Jin Yu, Weihua Zhang, Linhua Jiang, Guanhua Zhang, and Zhilei Chai
15th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing(ICA3PP 2015)
              ICPP                        
Characterizing MultiMedia Retrieval Applications
Yunping Lu, Xin Wang, Weihua Zhang, Yi Li and Wenyun Zhao
The 44th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP, Best Paper Award)
              TECS                      
Multi-level Phase Analysis
Weihua Zhang, Jiaxin Li, Yi Li, Haibo Chen
ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (TECS) Volume: 14 Issue: 2, March 2015

2014

              ACA                        
Parallelized Race Detection Based on GPU Architecture
Zhuofang Dai, Zheng Zhang, Haojun Wang, Yi Li and Weihua Zhang
2014 Annual Conference of Advanced Computer Architecture (ACA 2014, Best Paper Award)
              ICPP                        
Hydra: Efficient Detection of Multiple Concurrency Bugs on Fused CPU-GPU Architecture
Zhuofang Dai, Haojun Wang, Weihua Zhang, Haibo Chen and Binyu Zang
The 43rd International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP)
              NAS                        
RPSim: A Rapid Prototyping Full-system Simulator for SoC Software Development
Haojun Wang, Qinghao Min, Weihua Zhang
The 9th IEEE International Conference on Networking, Architecture and Storage (NAS)
              DAC                       
DAPs: Dynamic Adjustment and Partial Sampling for Multithreaded/Multicore Simulation
Chien-Chih Chen, Yin-Chi Peng, Cheng-Fen Chen, Wei-Shan Wu, Qinghao Min, Pen-Chung Yew, Weihua Zhang, Tien-Fu Chen
Design Automaion Conference (DAC), San Francisco, June 1 - 5, 2014

2013

              SIGMETRICS        
Understanding Architectural Characteristics of Multimedia Retrieval Workloads
Chen Dai, Chao Lv, Jiaxin Li, Weihua Zhang
The ACM SIGMETRICS 2013 (POSTER), PA, June 17 - 21, 2013
              DATE                     
Multi-level Phase Analysis for Sampling Simulation
Jiaxin Li, Weihua Zhang, Haibo Chen and Binyu Zang
Design, Automation & Test in Europe Conference & Exhibition (DATE 2013). Grenoble, France, March, 2013

2012

              ICPP                     
Adaptive Pipeline Parallelism for Image Feature Extraction Algorithms
Peng Chen, Donglei Yang, Weihua Zhang, Yi Li, Haibo Chen and Binyu Zang
In the 41st International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2012). PA, USA, September, 2012
              LCTES                   
Improving Dynamic Prediction Accuracy Through Multi-level Phase Analysis
Zhenman Fang, Jiaxin Li, Weihua Zhang, Yi Li, Haibo Chen, Binyu Zang
In proceedings of the ACM SIGPLAN/SIGBED Conference on Languages, Compilers, and Tools for Embedded Systems (LCTES 2012)
              DAC                       
Transformer: A Functional-Driven Cycle-Accurate Multicore Simulator
Zhenman Fang, Qinghao Min, Keyong Zhou, Yi Lu, Yibin Hu, Weihua Zhang, Haibo Chen, Jian Li, Binyu Zang
The 49th Design Automation Conference (DAC 2012) San Francisco, USA, June, 2012
              GPGPU                 
A GPU-based High-throughput Image Retrieval AlgorithmA GPU-based High-throughput Image Retrieval Algorithm
Feiwen Zhu, Peng Chen, Donglei Yang, Weihua Zhang, Haibo Chen, Binyu Zang
The Fifth Workshop on General Purpose Processing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU 5) collocated with ASPLOS 2012
              VEE                       
Swift: A Register-based JIT Compiler for Embedded JVMs
Yuan Zhang, Min Yang, Bo Zhou, Zhemin Yang, Weihua Zhang, Binyu Zang
The 8th Annual International Conference on Virtual Execution Environments (VEE 2012). London, United Kingdom

2011

              PPOPP                   
COREMU: a Scalable and Portable Parallel Full-system Emulator
Zhaoguo Wang, Ran Liu, Yufei Chen, Xi Wu, Haibo Chen, Weihua Zhang, Binyu Zang
ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming (PPoPP 2011). San Antonio, USA, February, 2011
              APPT                     
A parallel analysis on scale invariant feature transform (SIFT) algorithm
Donglei Yang, Lili Liu, Feiwen Zhu, and Weihua Zhang
The 9th International Symposium on Advanced Parallel Processing Technologies (APPT 2011). Shanghai, China
              ISPASS                 
A Comprehensive Analysis and Parallelization of an Image Retrieval Algorithm
Zhenman Fang, Donglei Yang, Weihua Zhang, Haibo Chen, Binyu Zang
IEEE International Symposium on Performance Analysis of Systems and Software (ISPASS 2011). Austin TX, USA, April, 2011

2009

              PACT                   
Hierarchical Phase Analysis for Sampling Simulations
Weihua Zhang, Qiang Yan, Binyu Zang, Pen-Chung Yew
The 18th International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques (PACT 2009), POSTER
              SAC                     
Optimizing Techniques for Saturated Arithmetic with First-Order Linear Recurrence
Weihua Zhang, Lili Liu, Chen Zhang, Hongjiang Zhang, Binyu Zang and Chuanqi Zhu
The 24th Annual ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC 2009) Programming Language Track. Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
              APPT                   
Evaluating SPLASH-2 benchmarks using Hadoop MapReduce
Shengkai Zhu, Zhiwei Xiao, Haibo Chen, Rong Chen, Weihua Zhang and Binyu Zang
The 8th international Conference on Advanced Parallel Processing Technologies (APPT 2009). Rapperswil, Switzerland. August, 2009

2007

              LCTES                 
Optimizing Software Cache Performance of PacketProcessing Applications
Qin Wang, Junpu Chen, Weihua Zhang and Binyu Zang
In proceedings of the 2007 ACM SIGPLAN/SIGBED Conference on Languages, Compilers, and Tools for Embedded Systems (LCTES 2007)
              PACT                   
Optimizing Bandwidth Constraint through Register Interconnection for Stream Processors
Weihua Zhang, Tao Bao, Binyu Zang and Chuanqi Zhu
The 6h International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques (PACT 2007), Poster, Brasov, Romania
              LCTES                 
Optimizing Compiler for Shared-Memory Multiple SIMD Architecture
Weihua Zhang, Xinglong Qian, Ye Wang, Binyu Zang and Chuanqi Zhu
In proceedings of the 2006 ACM SIGPLAN/SIGBED Conference on Languages, Compilers, and Tools for Embedded Systems (LCTES 2006)
              LCPC                   
Data Pipeline Optimization for Shared Memory Multiple-SIMD Architecture
Weihua Zhang, Tao Bao, Binyu Zang and Chuanqi Zhu
The 19th InternationalWorkshop on Languages and Compilers for Parallel Computing (LCPC 2006)