Lei Zhao (赵磊)

I started my Ph.D. study from 2014 at the University of Pittsburgh under the supervision of Prof. Youtao Zhang. Prior to that, I received my B.S. degree of Software Engineering in 2011 and M.S. degree of Computer Science in 2014 from Northwestern Polytechnical University in China.



Contact / Teaching / Research / Publications /

Contact

210 S. Bouquet Street

Department of Computer Science

University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA 15260-9161, USA

Office: 6514

E-mail: leizhao@cs.pitt.edu

Teaching

Fall 2014

CS0007 Introduction to Computer Programming Grader (Instructor: K. Bigrigg)

CS0401 Intermediate Programming Using Java Grader (Instructor: M. Lipschultz)

Spring 2015

CS0007 Introduction to Computer Programming Grader (Instructor: R. Hoffman)

CS0401 Intermediate Programming Using Java Grader (Instructor: M. Lipschultz)

Summer 2015

CS0401 Intermediate Programming Using Java Recitation (Instructor: J. Misurda)

Fall 2015

CS1541 Introduction to Computer Architecture Grader (Instructor: M. Bigrigg)

CS2410 Computer Architecture Grader (Instructor: R. Melhem)

Fall 2016

CS1530 Software Engineering Grader (Instructor: W. Laboon)

CS1621 Structure of Programming Languages Grader (Instructor: Y. Zhang)

Spring 2017

CS0441 Discrete Stuctures for Computer Science Recitation (Instructor: A. Conn)

CS1622 Introduction to Compiler Design Grader (Instructor: Y. Zhang)

Research

My research interests lie in the fields of emerging memory technology and accelerators for neural networks.

Publications

ICCAD: AEP: An Error-bearing Neural Network Accelerator for Energy Efficiency and Model Protection
Lei Zhao, Youtao Zhang, and Jun Yang
International Conference On Computer Aided Design, 2017.


NVMSA: Mitigating Shift-Based Covert-Channel Attacks in Racetrack Last Level Caches
Lei Zhao, Youtao Zhang, and Jun Yang
Non-Volatile Memory Systems and Applications Symposium, 2017.


ISQED: Constructing Fast and Energy Efficient 1TnR based ReRAM Crossbar Memory
Lei Zhao, Lei Jiang, Youtao Zhang, Nong Xiao, and Jun Yang
International Symposium on Quality Electronic Design, 2017.


ICCD: Exploit Common Source-Line to Construct Energy Efficient Domain Wall Memory based Caches
Xianwei Zhang, Lei Zhao, Youtao Zhang, and Jun Yang
International Conference on Computer Design, 2015.