Yang Yang

geraint0923 [AT] gmail.com

I am now a software engineer in Facebook, my work mainly focus on developing new features and optimizing performance for Presto, which is the next generation SQL engine for big data. Presto is also an open source project, and it is widely used inside Facebook and outside Faceook.

I was a master student in Northwestern University, majoring in Computer Science. I graduated from Tsinghua University in July 2013, majoring in Computer Science and Technology.

Before that I was an software engineer intern at Intel Corporation supervised by Dr. Fengguang Wu (a core developer of Linux kernel, the maintainer of writeback and HDMI audio in Linux kernel) in SSG(Software Service Group). Before the internship at Intel Corporation, I was a research intern at Microsoft Research Asia supervised by Dr. Mike Chieh-Jan Liang in MASS(Mobile and Sensing System) group.

When studying in Tsinghua University, I was a teaching assistant of undergraduate operating system course. In my sophomore year, I did wireless research in wireless research group under the guidance of Prof. Yong Cui. After that, I became a member of software system group, and did system related research under the guidance of Prof. Yuanchun Shi and Prof. Yu Chen.

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