UW-Madison
Computer Sciences Dept.

Kan Wu

Ph.D. Candidate

Research Interests


Storage system, databases and distributed system.

Biography

I am a fourth-year Ph.D. candidate at Department of Computer Sciences, University of Wisconsin-Madison. My research interests lie on storage system, databases and distributed system. My advisors are Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau and Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau. Before coming to wisconsin, I got my B.Eng. from University of Science and Technology of China. During my undergraduate study, I was fortunate to work with Prof. Patrick P. C. Lee, Chinese University of Hong Kong.

Publications

The Storage Hierarchy is Not a Hierarchy: Evaluating Caching and Tiering Approaches with Intel Optane SSD
Kan Wu, Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau, Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau
In Submission

Read as Needed: Building WiSER, a Flash-Optimized Search Engine
Jun He, Kan Wu, Sudarsun Kannan, Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau, Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau
FAST 2020

Towards an Unwritten Contract of Intel Optane SSD
Kan Wu, Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau, Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau
HotStorage 2019

Exploiting Intel Optane SSD for Microsoft SQL Server
Kan Wu, Andrea C. Arpaci-Dusseau, Remzi H. Arpaci-Dusseau, Rathijit Sen, Kwanghyun Park
SIGMOD, DaMoN Workshop 2019

Experience


Research Assistant, Microsoft Gray System Lab, Sep 2018 - Present
Intern(vSAN team), VMWare, May - Aug 2019
Research Assistant, CUHK, Jan - May 2016

Professional Services


External Reviewer, NSDI 2020
External Reviewer, FAST 2018

 
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