Yu Zhang received a Ph.D. degree in computer science from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) in 2016. He is now an associate professor in school of computer science at HUST. His research interests include computer architecture, system software, runtime optimization, and big data processing. He is a member of the CCF, IEEE, ACM, and USENIX. He has published more than 50 research papers, including ASPLOS, HPCA, SC, USENIX ATC, ACM TOS, ACM TACO, IEEE TPDS, IEEE TC, etc. He was awarded the 2017 ACM Wuhan Doctoral Dissertation Award and the 2020 ACM Wuhan Rising Star Award.