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 database system. Besides that, he interned at Microsoft Research, Oracle, and Samsung.

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

Research Interests

Generally, he is interested in new database systems for non-traditional architecture and non-traditional data.
  • Disaggregated Databases
    • Memory & Storage Disaggregation
    • Distributed Shared-Memory & Shared-Storage Databases
  • Vector Databases
    • Scalable and Cost-Efficient Vector Databases for ML/AI and Data Science
  • Multi-Model Databases
    • Unifying the Management of Relational Data, Vector Data, Spatial Data, Graph Data, JSON Data, Time Series Data...

Working Experience

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PhD Students


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


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