Zhenlin Wang

Professor, Director of Graduate Studies
Department of Computer Science
Michigan Technological University
Houghton, MI 49931

Office: Rekhi 207
Work phone:  (906) 487-2187
Fax: (906) 487-2283
zlwang AT mtu DOT edu




Research         Publications            Teaching         Students          Awards


Office hours (Fall 2016): TR 2-3:15 AM

CS5481 System Performance Analysis (Canvas)

Previously Taught

Research Interests



Past Projects


Wei Kuang (PhD Candidate)

Jason Hiebel (PhD Candidate, co-advisor)

Haitang Duan (PhD student)

Daniel Byrne (PhD student, co-advisor)


Bo Yu (MS, 2016)

Liang Yan (MS, 2015)

Trevor Fisher (MS, 2013)

Wei Wang (PhD Candidate, co-advisor)

Weiming Zhao (PhD, 2011)

Justin Splepak (MS, 2011, co-advisor)

Dustin Larson (MS, 2011, co-advisor)

Tongfeng Wang (MS, 2011)

Steve Vormwald (MS, 2010, co-advisor)

Changpeng Fang (PhD, 2006, co-advisor)

Sandesh Kubhmar (MS, 2008)

Mingsong Bi (MS 2007)

Mark Malek (MS, 2005)

Da Gao (MS, 2005)




NSF CSR1618384, 2016-2019

Effective Sampling-Based Miss Ratio Curves: Theory and Practice

National Science Foundation

Computer System Research Program


NSF CSR1422342, 2014-2017

Adaptive Memory Resource Management in Data Center - A Transfer Learning Approach

National Science Foundation

Computer System Research Program

NSF Career 0643664, 2007-2012

Modeling Data Locality for Next Generation Systems

National Science Foundation

Computing Processes and Artifacts Program