XIAOFEI LIAO

Professor of Computer Science  

Phone: (86) 27-87557047-8001

Email: xfliao@hust.edu.cn

Academic Areas: System software, Parallel and Distributed systems

Xiaofei Liao, Professor of school of computer science and technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology. He received his Ph.D degree from school of computer science and technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology in 2005. His research interests cover system software, multicore and virtualization, etc. He is the PI of several projects, including 863 projects and NSFC projects. The top citation number of one paper based on Google Scholar system is over 400. He has chaired 9 international conferences.

 

廖小飞,教授、博导,主要从事多核/众核体系结构、系统软件、大数据处理等领域的研究。现任华中科技大学计算机学院副院长。2005年华中科技大学计算机系统结构专业获工学博士学位,2006年晋升副教授,2008年入选武汉市“青年科技晨光计划”,2009年获得教育部“新世纪优秀人才支持计划”, 2010年获霍英东基金资助,2011年晋升为教授、博导。获得NSFC优秀青年科学基金、教育部“长江学者”青年项目,入选首批中组部“万人计划”之“青年拔尖人才支持计划”。主持了10余项科研项目,其中国家自然科学基金项目、863课题,参加973项目、863项目、国家自然科学基金重点项目等10余项重要项目。已获得国家科技进步二等奖1项(排名第二)、教育部技术发明一等奖2项;获得国家发明专利20余项。在国内外著名学术刊物和会议上发表论80余篇,担任国内外学术会议的程序委员会主席(联合主席)9次。

 

其他学术兼职包括:中国计算机学会开放系统专委会委员、系统软件专委会委员,CCF青工委执行委员,第九次、第十次中国计算机学会全国代表大会湖北地区代表、湖北省青年科技协会理事。

 

Academic Degrees

PhD in Computer Architecture, 2005, School of Computer Scence and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

BA in Computer, 2000, China University of Petroleum, China.

 

Guest Editors of SI

Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (SI: In-memory Computing), 2016

Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications (SI: Peer-to-Peer in Big Data Management), 2013

Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications (SI: Peer-to-Peer in Big Data Networking), 2016

 

Professional Experience

May, 2015 – Present, Vice Dean, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Dec. 2011 – Present, Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Dec. 2006 – Nov. 2011, Associate Prof., Huazhong University of Science and Technology

March 2005 –June 2005, Visiting Scholar (March 05 – June 05), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, China

 

Selected Publications

      Xiaofei Liao, Rentong Guo, Hai Jin, Jianhui Yue, Guang Tan, Enhancing the Malloc System with Pollution Awareness for Better Cache Performance, accepted by IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2016

      Xiaofei Liao, Long Zheng, Bingsheng He, Song Wu, Hai Jin, A Performance Debugging Framework for Unnecessary Lock Contentions with Record/Replay Techniques, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, DOI:10.1109/TPDS.2015.2472412, 2015

      Xiaofei Liao, Li Lin, Guang Tan, Hai Jin, Xiaobin Yang, Wei Zhang, Bo Li, LiveRender: A Cloud Gaming System Based on Compressed Graphics Streaming, accepted by IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2015

      Chuntao Jiang, Zhibin Yu, Lieven Eeckhout, Hai Jin, Xiaofei Liao, Cheng-Zhong Xu: Two-Level Hybrid Sampled Simulation of Multithreaded Applications. ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimizations 12(4): 39 (2016)

      Haikun Liu, Hai Jin, Xiaofei Liao, Wei Deng, Bingsheng He, Cheng-Zhong Xu, Hotplug or Ballooning: A Comparative Study on Dynamic Memory Management Techniques for Virtual Machines, IEEE Trans. Parallel Distrib. Syst. 26(5): 1350-1363 (2015)

      Long Zheng, Xiaofei Liao*, Bingsheng He, Song Wu, Hai Jin. On performance debugging of unnecessary lock contentions on multicore processors: a replay-based approach. CGO 2015: 56-67

      Rentong Guo, Xiaofei Liao*, Hai Jin, Jianhui Yue, Guang Tan. NightWatch: Integrating Lightweight and Transparent Cache Pollution Control into Dynamic Memory Allocation Systems. USENIX Annual Technical Conference 2015: 307-318

      Zaiyang Tang, Song Guo, Peng Li, Toshiaki Miyazaki, Hai Jin, Xiaofei Liao. Energy-Efficient Transmission Scheduling in Mobile Phones Using Machine Learning and Participatory Sensing. IEEE T. Vehicular Technology 64(7): 3167-3176 (2015)

      Wenping Liu, Hongbo Jiang, Yang Yang, Xiaofei Liao, Hongzhi Lin, Zemeng Jin, A Unified Framework for Line-like Skeleton Extraction in 2D/3D Sensor Networks, IEEE Transactions on Computers, 64(5): 1323-1335 (2015)

      Xuepeng Fan, Zhenyu Guo, Hai Jin, Xiaofei Liao, Jiaxing Zhang, Hucheng Zhou, Sean McDirmid, Wei Lin, Jingren Zhou, Lidong Zhou, Spotting Code Optimizations in Data-Parallel Pipelines through PeriSCOPE, IEEE Trans. Parallel Distrib. Syst. 26(6): 1718-1731 (2015)

      Yu Zhang, Xiaofei Liao*, Hai Jin, Guang Tan, Geyong Min, Inc-Part: Incremental Partitioning for Load Balancing in Large-Scale Behavioral Simulations, IEEE Trans. Parallel Distrib. Syst. 26(7): 1900-1909 (2015)

      Zaiyang Tang, Zirui Wang, Peng Li, Song Guo, Xiaofei Liao, Hai Jin, An Application Layer Protocol for Energy-Efficient Bandwidth Aggregation with Guaranteed Quality-of-Experience, IEEE Trans. Parallel Distrib. Syst. 26(6): 1538-1546 (2015)

      Yu Zhang, Xiaofei Liao*, Hai Jin, Geyong Min, Resisting Skew-accumulation for Time-stepped Applications in the Cloud via Exploiting Parallelism, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, 3(1): 54-65 (2015)

      Min Chen, Jiafu Wan, Sergio González-Valenzuela, Xiaofei Liao, Victor C. M. Leung, A Survey of Recent Developments in Home M2M Networks, IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials 16(1): 98-114 (2014)

      LiveRender: A Cloud Gaming System Based on Compressed Graphics Streaming: ACM MM 2014

      Surface Skeleton Extraction and Its Application for Data Storage in 3D Sensor Networks: ACM MOBIHOC 2014

      Dingding Li, Xiaofei Liao*, Hai Jin, Bing Bing Zhou, Qi Zhang, A New Disk I/O Model of Virtualized Cloud Environment, IEEE Trans. Parallel Distrib. Syst. 24(6): 1129-1138 (2013)

      Fangming Liu, Bo Li, Lili Zhong, Baochun Li, Hai Jin, Xiaofei Liao, Flash Crowd in P2P Live Streaming Systems: Fundamental Characteristics and Design Implications, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 23, No.07, pp.1227-1239, 2012

      Haikun Liu, Hai Jin, Xiaofei Liao, Chen Yu, and Cheng-Zhong Xu: Live Virtual Machine Migration via Asynchronous Replication and State Synchronization: IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Vol. 22, No.12, pp.1986-1999, 2011

      Haikun Liu, Cheng-Zhong Xu, Hai Jin, Jiayu Gong, Xiaofei Liao: Performance and Energy Modeling for Live Migration of Virtual Machine: HPDC 2011

      Haikun Liu, Hai Jin, Xiaofei Liao, Liting Hu, Chen Yu, Live Migration of Virtual Machine Based on Full System Trace and Replay: HPDC 2009

      GridCast: Improving Peer Sharing for P2P VoD, ACM Transactions on Multimedia Computing, Communications, and Applications, Vol.4, No.4, October 2008, Article No.26

      Xuping Tu, Hai Jin, Xiaofei Liao, Jiannong Cao, Nearcast: A Locality-Aware P2P Live Streaming Approach for Distance Education: ACM Transactions on Internet Technology, Vol.8, No.2, February 2008, pp.1-23

      Sirui Yang, Hai Jin, Bo Li, Xiaofei Liao, Hong Yao, Xuping Tu, The Content Pollution in Peer-to-Peer Live Streaming Systems: Analysis and Implications: ICPP 2008

      Liting Hu, Hai Jin, Xiaofei Liao, Xianjie Xiong, Haikun Liu, Magnet: A Novel Scheduling Policy for Power Reduction in Cluster with Virtual Machines: CLUSTER 2008

      Xiaofei Liao, Hai Jin, Yunhao Liu, Lionel M. Ni, Dafu Deng, AnySee: Peer-to-Peer Living Streaming: INFOCOM 2006

 

Selected Systems

         FunctionFlow: https://github.com/SkySlayer/functionflow

         PC-Malloc: https://github.com/grtoverflow/PC-Malloc

         LiveRender: https://github.com/llfjfz/LiveRender.git

         AnySee, GridCast, PKTown…

 

Awards and Honors

         Chang Jiang Scholars Program (Young Scholars) (2016)

         National Science Fund for Excellent Young Scholars of NSFC (2013)

         FOK YING TUNG Education Foundation (2009)

         National Youth Top Talent Support Program (2012)

         Program for New Century Excellent Talents in University (2008).

 

Courses Taught

         Operating systems

         Virtualization Technologies