Portrait of Lidong Zhou

Lidong Zhou

Principal Researcher and Research Manager

About

I am now a Principal Researcher and Research Manager of the Distributed and Operating System Group in Microsoft Research Redmond. Previously, I was affiliated with the System Research Group at Microsoft Research Asia from 2008 to the fall of 2014, and with Microsoft Research at Silicon Valley from 2002 to 2008. I received my Ph.D. in computer science from Cornell University.

My research interests are in distributed systems, storage systems, operating systems, system security, and wireless communications, with an emphasis on bridging theoretical foundations and practical systems. I am serving on the editorial board of ACM Transactions on Storage and served on the program committees for NSDI 2015, Eurosys 2014, SOSP 2013/2011, OSDI 2012/2010, DISC 2009, and PODC 2006. I was the PC co-chair for the 7th Workshop on Large-Scale Distributed Systems and Middleware (LADIS), 2013; the 1st ACM SIGCOMM Asia-Pacific Workshop on Systems, ApSys 2010, New Delhi, India, August, 2010.

Projects

DSoAP – Distributed Social Analytics Platform

Established: June 1, 2015

The Distributed Social Analytics Platform (DSoAP) project is focused on the “Huge Data” problem in social policy research caused by the breadth of data involved. Using aggregate social media data to investigate and validate social issues such as employment, health…

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Integrative AI: Panel Link description

Integrative AI: Panel

Date

July 27, 2015

Speakers

Charles Rich, Dan Bohus, Eric Horvitz, Larry Zitnick, Lidong Zhou, and Manuela Veloso

Affiliation

Microsoft Research, Microsoft, Worcester Polytechnic Institute