Center Director

Jianfeng Zhan, Professor/Researcher

Jianfeng Zhan received the Ph.D. degree in 2002 from University of Chinese Academy of Sciences. He joined the National Intelligence Center of the Institute of Computing Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences in July, 2002. He is a doctoral supervisor since October, 2010, and a professor since September, 2012. He is the director of Center for Advanced Computer Systems, the chair of the International Open Benchmark Council (BenchCouncil) committee, the chair of Special Committee on Computing Benchmarks of Chinese Society for Measurement, the founding editor of BenchCouncil Transactions on Benchmarks, Standards and Evaluations, and IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems Associate Editor. He has won the second prize of the National Science and Technology Progress Award and the Outstanding Achievement Award of the Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Research area: 

1) Unified abstraction for emerging workloads such as big data and artificial intelligence, machine learning compilers based on unified abstraction, big data systems and architecture research; 

2) Open source computer systems and open source chips; 

3) Basic theories, methods and tools of benchmark science and engineering.

Selected papers:

1)Jianfeng ·Zhan, 2022. A BenchCouncil View on Benchmarking Emergin g and Future Computing. BenchCouncil Transactions on Benchmarks, Standards and Evaluations 2(2), 100064.

2)Jianfeng ·Zhan, 2022. Open-source computer systems initiative: The motivation, essence, challenges, and methodology. BenchCouncil Transactions on Benchmarks, Standards and Evaluations 2(1), 100038.

3)Jianfeng ·Zhan, 2022, Three Laws of Technology Rise or Fall. BenchCouncil Transactions on Benchmarks, Standards and Evaluations 2(1), 100034.

4)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.

5)·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)

6)·Zhen Jia, Lei Wang, Jianfeng Zhan, Lixin Zhang, Chunjie Luo. Characterizing data analysis workloads in data centers. 2013 IEEE International Symposium on Workload Characterization (IISWC). IEEE, 2013.

7)·Gang Lu, Jianfeng Zhan, Chongkang Tan, Xinlong Lin, Defei Kong, Tian-shu Hao, Lei Wang, Fei Tang, Chen Zheng. Isolate First, Then Share: A New OS Architecture for Datacenter Computing. arXiv:1604.01378.

8)·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 Transactions on Computers, 2012, 62(11): 2155-2168.

9)·Lei Wang, Jianfeng Zhan, Weisong Shi, Yi Liang. In cloud, can scientific communities benefit from the economies of scale? IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2012, 23(2): 296-303.

10)·Jianfeng Zhan, Ninghui Sun. Fire Phoenix Cluster Operating System Kernel and its Evaluation. CLUSTER 2005: 1-9.

11)·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).