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About Me

I received my Ph.D. degree in Computer Science and Technology from Tsinghua University in June 2020. Before that, I was a Ph.D. candidate at Storage Group of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, and supervised by Prof.Jiwu Shu. I received my bachelor degree at Northeastern University in China. Here is my CV for your reference.

My research interests include:

  • Architecture of Non-volatile Memory
  • Security of Non-volatile Memory
  • Non-volatile Memory based Processing-In-Memory
  • Machine Learning Accelerator


  • The journal paper, “LrGAN: A Compact and Energy Efficient PIM-based Architecture for GAN Training.”, was published by Transaction of Computer (TC) in July 2020.
  • I joined in the SAFARI group at ETH Zurich (leaded by Prof.Onur Mutlu) as a Post-doctor in June 2020.


Selected Awards

[2020] Outstanding Ph.D. Graduate in Beijing (Top 5 in the department)
[2020] Outstanding Ph.D. in Department of Computer Science and Technology
[2019] National Scholarship (2.5%)
[2018] MICRO-51 Student Travel Award
[2017] Comprehensive Secondary Scholarship
[2016] Guanghua Scholarship
[2015] Scholarship Provided by The Mayor of Shenyang (6 in the entire university)
[2014] Top 10 Excellent Undergraduates of Northeastern University (10 in the entire university)
[2014] Outstanding Undergraduate in Shenyang (0.26%)
[2012, 2013, 2014] Outstanding Student Pacesetter in Northeastern University (0.5%)
[2012, 2013, 2014] National Scholarship (1%)