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Individual Speaker Profile

Date Joined: January 25, 2016
Country: United States
Home Town: Columbus
Zip Code: 43202
Registered for Upcoming Summit: No
  • The Ohio State University - From 2012-07-01 (Current)
Statement of Interest

Optimization, Usage, and Developing

Areas Of Expertise
  • Virtualization
  • Cloud Computing
  • High Performance Interconnects and IO
  • Big Data Processing and Management
  • HadoopSpark Ecosystems




Dr. Xiaoyi Lu is a Research Scientist of the Department of Computer Science and

Engineering at the Ohio State University, USA. His current research interests

include high performance interconnects and protocols, Big Data,

Hadoop/Spark/Memcached Ecosystem, Parallel Computing Models (MPI/PGAS),

Virtualization and Cloud Computing. He has published over 90 papers in

International journals and conferences related to these research areas. He has

been actively involved in various professional activities in academic journals

and conferences.  Recently, Dr. Lu is leading the research and development of

RDMA-based accelerations for Apache Hadoop, Spark, HBase, and Memcached, and

OSU HiBD micro-benchmarks, which are publicly available from

( These libraries are currently being used by

more than 275 organizations from 34 countries. More than 24,900 downloads of

these libraries have taken place from the project site. He is a core member of

the MVAPICH2 (High-Performance MPI over InfiniBand, Omni-Path, Ethernet/iWARP,

and RoCE) project and he is leading the research and development of

MVAPICH2-Virt (high-performance and scalable MPI for hypervisor and container-based

HPC cloud). He is a member of IEEE and ACM. More details about Dr. Lu are

available at

Presentations from previous and upcoming OpenInfra Summits:
Additional presentations:

Willing to present via video conference: Yes
Willing to travel to any country: Yes
Fluent in
  • English
  • Chinese

Dr. Xiaoyi Lu gets invited to present Tutorials and Talks at international events regularly.

Contact Xiaoyi