Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
Vrije Universteit Amsterdam (VU Amsterdam)

Email: lin [dot] wang [at] vu [dot] nl
Address: De Boelelaan 1111, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands

I am an Assistant Professor (with tenure) in the HPDC group in the Computer Systems section of the Department of Computer Science at VU Amsterdam, The Netherlands. I am generally interested in distributed systems and networking. Currently, my research is focused on data center in-network computing and machine learning systems. I am the recipient of a Google Research Scholar Award (2022) and an Athene Young Investigator Award of TU Darmstadt (2018). I am a Senior Member of IEEE and a Member of ACM.

At VU Amsterdam, I am the coordinator of the MSc Computer Science (joint degree VU/UvA) track Internet and Web Technology and a member of the program committee for BSc Computer Science.

I am always looking for motivated students to join my research projects. If you are curious about how to build next-generation data centers and how to deploy modern applications powered by machine learning on them efficiently, send me an email!

News and Events

Current Students

Former Students

Teaching

Academic Services

Program Committee

Organization Committee

Journal Reviewer (Selected)

Funding Proposal Referee

Awards and Qualifications

Short Bio

During July 2016 - November 2018, I worked as a research group leader at TU Darmstadt, Germany. Before that, I had a brief stay as a research associate at SnT Luxembourg. I obtained my PhD in computer science with distinction from the Institute of Computing Technology (ICT), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). During Sep 2012 - Jan 2014, I was a visiting researcher at IMDEA Networks Institute, Spain.

“What I cannot create, I do not understand.” – Richard P. Feynman


@ 2022 Lin Wang. All rights reserved.