Dr Zheng Wang

Lecturer

Profile

Dr. Zheng Wang was appointed as a Lecturer in the School of Computing and Communications at Lancaster University in September, 2013. Before joining Lancaster, he was a Research Associate at the University of Edinburgh, following the completion of his PhD in 2011. Prior to that he was a research staff member in IBM Research.

Selected Publications Show all 45 publications

Fast automatic heuristic construction using active learning
Ogilvie, W., Petoumenos, P., Wang, Z., Leather, H. 09/2014 In: Languages and Compilers for Parallel Computing. Springer p. 146-160. 15 p.
Paper

Exploitation of GPUs for the parallelisation of probably parallel legacy code
Wang, Z., Powell, D., Franke, B., O'Boyle, M. 2014 In: Compiler construction. Berlin : Springer Verlag p. 154-173. 20 p.
Paper

Integrating profile-driven parallelism detection and machine-learning based mapping
Wang, Z., Tournavitis, G., Franke, B., O'Boyle, M. 2014 In: ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization. 11, 1
Journal article

Using machine learning to partition streaming programs
Wang, Z., O'Boyle, M. 09/2013 In: ACM Transactions on Architecture and Code Optimization. 10, 3, 25 p.
Journal article

Partitioning streaming parallelism for multi-cores: a machine learning based approach
Wang, Z., O'Boyle, M.F. 2010 In: Proceedings of the 19th International Conference on Parallel Architectures and Compilation Techniques (PACT 2010). New York, NY, USA : ACM p. 307-318. 12 p.
Paper

OpenCL task partitioning in the presence of GPU contention
Grewe, D., Wang, Z., O'Boyle, M. 2014 In: Languages and compilers for parallel computing. Springer p. 87-101. 15 p.
Paper

Portable mapping of data parallel programs to OpenCL for heterogeneous systems
Grewe, D., Wang, Z., O'Boyle, M. 2013 In: Code Generation and Optimization (CGO), 2013 IEEE/ACM International Symposium on. IEEE p. 1-10. 10 p.
Paper

Smart, adaptive mapping of parallelism in the presence of external workload
Emani, M.K., Wang, Z., O'Boyle, M. 02/2013 In: 2013 International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization (CGO). IEEE p. 1-10. 10 p.
Paper

A workload-aware mapping approach for data-parallel programs
Grewe, D., Wang, Z., O'Boyle, M. 2011 In: HiPEAC '11 Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on High Performance and Embedded Architectures and Compilers. New York : ACM p. 117-126. 10 p.
Paper

Towards a holistic approach to auto-parallelization: integrating profile-driven parallelism detection and machine-learning based mapping
Tournavitis, G., Wang, Z., Franke, B., O'Boyle, M.F. 2009 In: Proceedings of the ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Programming Language Design and Implementation (PLDI 2009). New York, NY, USA : ACM p. 177-187. 11 p.
Paper

Mapping parallelism to multi-cores: a machine learning based approach
Wang, Z., O'Boyle, M.F. 2009 In: Proceedings of the 14th ACM SIGPLAN symposium on Principles and Practice of Parallel Programming (PPoPP '09). New York, NY, USA : ACM p. 75-84. 10 p.
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Benjamin Taylor

PhD student, Associate Lecturer

Willy Wolff

PhD student