Zhaowei is a fifth-year CS PhD student from UCLA, advised by Prof. Songwu Lu. He is broadly interested in systems and security, especially building fast and secure systems that support emerging applications (AR/VR, gaming, AI, etc.) Prior to UCLA, he got his BS degree (with honor) in CS from Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), under supervision of Prof. Xinbing Wang and Prof. Xiaofeng Gao.



Conference Papers

Device-Based LTE Latency Reduction at the Application Layer

Zhaowei Tan, Jinghao Zhao, Yuanjie Li, Yifei Xu, Songwu Lu
NSDI '21
[Paper] [Website]

Experience: A Five-Year Retrospective of MobileInsight

Yuanji Li, Chunyi Peng, Zhehui Zhang, Zhaowei Tan, Haotian Deng, Jinghao Zhao, Qianru Li, Yunqi Guo, Kai Liang, Boyan Ding, Hewu Li, Songwu Lu
MobiCom '21
[Paper] [Website]

Zeus: Locality-aware Distributed Transactions

Antonios Katsarakis, Yijun Ma, Zhaowei Tan, Andrew Bainbridge, Matthew Balkwill, Aleksandar Dragojevic, Boris Grot, Bozidar Radunovic, Yongguang Zhang
Eurosys '21

Towards Model-Centric Security for IoT Systems

Yunqi Guo, Zhaowei Tan, Songwu Lu
ICCCN '20 (Invited paper)

Supporting Mobile VR in LTE Networks: How Close Are We?

Zhaowei Tan, Yuanjie Li, Qianru Li, Zhehui Zhang, Zhehan Li, Songwu Lu
[POMACS Version] [Poster] [Dataset]

A Machine Learning Based Approach to Mobile Network Analysis

Zengwen Yuan, Yuanjie Li, Chunyi Peng, Songwu Lu, Haotian Deng, Zhaowei Tan, Taqi Raza
ICCCN '18 (Invited paper)

D2Tree: A Distributed Double-Layer Namespace Tree Partition Scheme for Metadata Management in Large-Scale Storage Systems

Xinjian Luo, Xiaofeng Gao, Zhaowei Tan, Jiaxi Liu, Xiaochun Yang, Guihai Chen

The Tick Programmable Low-Latency SDR System

Haoyang Wu, Tao Wang, Zengwen Yuan, Chunyi Peng, Zhiwei Li, Zhaowei Tan, Boyan Ding, Xiaoguang Li, Yuanjie Li, Jun Liu, Songwu Lu
Mobicom '17

(Best Community Paper Awards)

[1-min Video] [Paper]

Towards Automated Intelligence in 5G Systems

Haotian Deng, Qianru Li, Yuanjie Li, Songwu Lu, Chunyi Peng, Taqi Raza, Zhaowei Tan, Zengwen Yuan, Zhehui Zhang (In alphabetical order)
ICCCN '17 (Invited Paper)

STH-Bass: A Spatial-Temporal Heterogeneous Bass Model to Predict Single-Tweet Popularity

Y. Yan, Z. Tan, X. Gao, S. Tang and G. Chen

Workshops, Posters, and Technical Reports

AceMap: A Novel Approach towards Displaying Relationship among Academic Literatures

Z. Tan, C. Liu, Y. Mao, J. Shen, Y. Guo and X. Wang
International World Wide Web Conferences (WWW), Workshop on Big Scholarly Data: Towards the Web of Scholars, Montreal, Canada.
[Paper] [Website]

Modeling Topic-level Academic Influence in Scientific Literatures

J. Shen, Z. Song, S. Li, Z. Tan, Y. Mao, L. Fu, L. Song and X. Wang
AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), Workshop on Scholarly Big Data, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
[Paper] [slides]


CS 33: Introduction to Computer Organization -- Teaching Assistant, Fall 2018
CS 35L: Software Construction Laboratory -- TA-Instructor, Fall 2017, Spring 2018, Spring 2019, Fall 2019
CS 118: Computer Network Fundamentals -- Teaching Assistant, Winter 2017