Shi Xuanhua

Phone:86-27-87543529 ext 8016

Email:xhshi@hust.edu.cn

Academic Areas:

Research Interests:Parallel and Distributed Systems

Xuanhua Shi is a professor in Service Computing Technology and System Lab and Cluster and Grid Computing Lab, Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China). He received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering from Huazhong University of Science and Technology (China) in 2005. From 2006, he worked as an INRIA Post-Doc in PARIS team at Rennes for one year. His current research interests focus on the scalability, resilience and autonomy of large-scale distributed systems, such as peta-scale systems, and data centers. He published over 70 peer-reviewed publications, received research support from a variety of governmental and industrial organizations, such as National Science Foundation of China, Ministry of Science and Technology, Ministry of Education, European Union and so on. He has chaired several conferences and workshops, and served on technical program committees of numerous international conferences. He is a member of the IEEE and ACM, a senior member of the CCF.

Academic Degrees

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

Professional Experience

Full Professor (2013- ): School of Computer Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Associate Professor (2008-2013): School of Computer Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

PostDoc (2006-2007), INRIA

Lecturer (2005-2006), School of Computer Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Selected Publications

·Xuanhua Shi, Haohong Lin, Hai Jin, Bing Bing Zhou, Zuoning Yin, Sheng Di and Song Wu, "GIRAFFE: A Scalable Distributed Coordination Service for Large-scale Systems".IEEE Cluster, Madrid, Spain, 2014.Nominated for Best Paper

·Haibao Chen, Song Wu, Sheng Di, Bing Bing Zhou, Zhenjiang Xie, Hai Jin,Xuanhua Shi, "Communication-driven scheduling for virtual clusters in cloud".HPDC, short paper, 2014

·Zhixiang Wang,Xuanhua Shi, Hai Jin, Song Wu, Yong Chen, "Iteration Based Collective I/O Strategy for Parallel I/O Systems", CCGrid, 2014

·Like Zhou, Song Wu, Huahua Sun, Hai Jin,Xuanhua Shi, "Virtual Machine Scheduling for Parallel Soft Real-Time Applications", MASCOTS, 2013

·Like Zhou, Song Wu, Huahua Sun, Hai Jin,Xuanhua Shi, "Supporting parallel soft real-time applications in virtualized environment".HPDC, poster, 2013

·Lu Lu, Hai Jin,Xuanhua Shi, Gilles Fedak, "Assessing MapReduce for Internet Computing: A Comparison of Hadoop and BitDew-MapReduce",ACM/IEEE International Conference on Grid Computing(Grid 12), 2012

·Hai Jin, Li Deng, Song Wu,Xuanhua Shi, "Dynamic Processor Resource Configuration in Virtualized Environments", IEEE International Conference on Services Computing, 2011

·Xuanhua Shi, Hongbo Jiang, Ligang He, Hai Jin, Chonggang Wang, Bo Yu, Fei Wang, "EAPAC: An Enhanced Application Placement Framework for Data Centers", The 14thIEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, 2011

·Dachuan Huang,Xuanhua Shi, Shadi Ibrahim, Lu Lu, Hongzhang Liu, Song Wu, Hai Jin. "MR-scope: a real-time tracing tool for MapReduce". TheMapReduce of HPDC, 2010

·Mingjia Zhang, Hai Jin,Xuanhua Shi, Song Wu, “VirtCFT: A Transparent VM-level Fault-Tolerant System for Virtual Clusters”,Proceeds of the 16th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2010

·Hai Jin, Li Deng, Song Wu,Xuanhua Shi, Xiaodong Pan, "Live Virtual Machine Migration with Adaptive Memory Compression",IEEE Cluster 2009, 2009

·Haijun Cao, Hai Jin, Xiaoxin Wu, Song Wu,Xuanhua Shi, "DAGMap: Efficient Scheduling for DAG Grid Workflow Job" ,Proceeds of the 9th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Grid Computing (Grid 2008), 2008

·Xuanhua Shi, Jean-Louis Pazat, Eric Rodriguez, Hai Jin, Hongbo Jiang, "Dynasa: Adapting Grid Applications to Safety using Fault-Tolerant Methods" , inProceedings of the 17th ACM International Symposium on High Performance Distributed Computing(HPDC 2008), poster, 2008

·Hai Jin, Yongcai Tao, Song Wu, andXuanhua Shi, "Scalable DHT-based Information Service for Large-scale Grids",Proceedings of the 2008 Computing Frontiers Conference(CF'08), ACM Press, May, 2008

  • Xuanhua Shi, Hai Jin, Weizhong Qiang, "ALTER: First Step towards Dependable Grids", inProc. ACM Symposium on Applied Computing(SAC),2006

Xuanhua Shi, Ming Chen, Ligang He, Xu Xie, Lu Lu, Hai Jin, Yong Chen, and Song Wu, "Mammoth: Gearing Hadoop Towards Memory-Intensive MapReduce Applications", accepted inIEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2014

◦Hai Jin, Xinhou Wang, Song Wu, Sheng Di,Xuanhua Shi, "Towards Optimized Fine-Grained Pricing of IaaS Platform", accepted inIEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, 2014

◦Pingpeng Yuan, Changfeng Xie, Hai Jin, Ling Liu, Guang Yang,Xuanhua Shi, "Dynamic and fast processing of queries on large-scale RDF data",Knowledge and Information Systems, DOI: 10.1007/s10115-013-0726-7, 2013

◦Lu Lu,Xuanhua Shi, Qiuyue Wang, Daxing Yuan, Song Wu, "Morpho: a Decoupled MapReduce Framework for Elastic Cloud Computing"Future Generation Computer Systems,DOI: 10.1016/j.future.2013.12.026, 2013

◦Gang Chen, Hai Jin, Deqing Zou, Bing Bing Zhou, Zhenkai Liang, Weide Zheng andXuanhua Shi, "SafeStack: Automatically Patching Stack-based Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities", accepted to appear inIEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing

◦Yongcai Tao, Hai Jin, Song Wu,Xuanhua Shi, Lei Shi, "Dependable Grid Workflow Scheduling Based on Resource Availability".Journal of Grid Computing, 11(1): 47-61 2013

Xuanhua Shi, Hongbo Jiang, Ligang He, Hai Jin, Chonggang Wang, Bo Yu, Xueguang Chen, "Developing an Optimized Application Hosting Framework in Clouds",Journal of Computer and System Sciences,79(8):1214~1229, 2013

Xuanhua Shi, Hai Jin, Hongbo Jiang, Xiaodong Pan, Dachuan Huang, and Bo Yu, "Toward Scalable Web Systems on Multicore Clusters: Making Use of Virtual Machines", Journal of Supercomputing, 61(1):27~45, 2012

Xuanhua Shi, Hai Jin, Song Wu, Wei Zhu, Li Qi, "Adapting Grid Computing Environments Dependable with Virtual Machines: Design, Implementation and Evaluations", Journal of Supercomputing, DOI: 10.1007/s11227-011-0664-7, 66(3):1152-1166, 2013

◦Hai Jin, Wei Gao, Song Wu,Xuanhua Shi, Xiaoxin Wu, and Fan Zhou, "Optimizing the live migration of virtual machine by CPU scheduling",Journal of Network and Computer Applications, 34(4): 1088-1096, 2011.

Xuanhua Shi, and Hai Jin, " ChinaGrid and Related Dependability Research",Grid computing: Infrastructure, technology and service, Taylor and Francis Group LLC - CRC Press, 2009 (ISBN-10: 1420067664)

Xuanhua Shi, Jean-Louis Pazat, Eric Rodriguez, Hai Jin, and Hongbo Jiang, "Adapting Grid Applications to Safety using Fault-Tolerant Methods: Design, Implementation and Evaluations",Future Generation Computer Systems,26(2): 236~244, 2010

Xuanhua Shi, and Jean-Louis Pazat, "An Adaptive and Safe Ubicomp for HPC Applications",International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing, 4(6): 363~371, 2009

◦Yongcai Tao, Hai Jin, Song Wu, andXuanhua Shi,"Scalable DHT- and ontology-based information service for large-scale grids",Future Generation Computer Systems,26 (5): 729-739 , 2010

◦Hai Jin,Xuanhua Shi, Weizhong Qiang, and Deqing Zou, "DRIC: Dependable Grid Computing Framework",IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems,E89-D(2):612~623, Feb. 2006

◦Hai Jin,Xuanhua Shi, Weizhong Qiang, and Deqing Zou,"An Adaptive Meta-Scheduler for Data-Intensive Applications",International Journal of Grid and Utility Computing(IJGUC),1(1):32~37, 2005

Selected Projects

◦Big scientific data processing optimization theory and technology (No. 61370104), supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China, PI

◦Supporting Infrastructure and Data Processing System for Translation Service Cloud (No. 2012BAH14F02 ), National Science & Technology Pillar Program, PI

◦Massive Education Resource Management over Cloud (No. MOE-INTEL-2012-01), MOE-Intel Special Research Fund of Information Technology, PI

◦Video Encoding, Transfering, and Intelligent Processing in Cloud (NO. 61133008), supported by National Natural Science Foundation of China, Member

High Performance Computing Center, supported byCNGridand ChinaGrid, Technical Manager

Mammoth: Memory-Centric MapReduce, Technical Manager

Giraffe: A distributed coordinator for cloud computing, Technical Manager

Application Placement Framework for Data Centers, Technical Manager

Courses Taught

·Computer Systems

·Computer Organization Principle

·Parallel Programming

  • Parallel and Distributed Systems