Jianguo Wang

Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science
Purdue University
West Lafayette, Indiana

Email: csjgwang@purdue.edu
Office: LWSN 1123H
Phone: (765) 496-0726


Jianguo Wang is currently a tenure-track assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science at Purdue University.

Before that, he worked at Zilliz on Milvus, a purpose-built vector database system for data science. He also worked at Amazon Web Services (AWS) on Amazon Aurora, a cloud-native distributed transactional SQL database. He also interned at Microsoft Research, Oracle, and Samsung.

He obtained his PhD degree in Computer Science from University of California, San Diego.

Research Interests

  • Database Systems
    • search/query/storage engine, compression, indexing, distributed databases
  • Cloud-Native Database
    • storage-compute-memory disaggregation, serverless computing
  • Database for Modern Hardware
    • networks (RDMA, Smart NIC), compute (GPU, SIMD), storage (NVRAM, Smart SSD)
  • Database for Emerging Applications
    • vector databases for data science and AI applications

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I'm always looking for highly motivated students and postdocs in database systems (hiring info). Please feel free to contact me if you're interested.



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