Wei Xu

Wei Xu is an assistant professor at the Institute for Interdisciplinary Information Sciences of Tsinghua University. He received his Ph.D. from UC Berkeley in 2010. He worked at Google as a software engineer before joining Tsinghua University.

Wei Xu has a broad research interest in distributed system design and big data. He has published 20+ research papers in leading venues.

He is also the director of Open Compute Project (OCP) Certification Lab in China. He is a recipient of the Chinese National Youth 1000 Program, graduate student advising award from Tsinghua, and faculty research awards from Google, IBM, and Microsoft.