Browse Dissertations and Theses - Electrical and Computer Engineering by Contributor "Huang, Jian"

  • Liang, Yi (2019-05-10)
    The smart grid leverages a variety of advanced technologies, including smart metering, smart equipment, communication and control technologies, renewable energy sources, and machine learning, to improve the efficiency and ...

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  • Shalabi, Yasser (2020-03-09)
    In this thesis we explore methods for exploiting concurrency to improve the security and performance of computing systems. We put forth four proposals: the Concurrency Accelerator (ConcAcl), Record-and-Replay Safe (RnRSafe), ...

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  • Wang, Xiaohao (2019-11-19)
    Log-structured merge (LSM) tree-based key-value stores, such as LevelDB and RocksDB, have seen great adoption in industry due to their high write speed. However, one major issue with LSM-based databases is the high write ...

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  • Dhar, Ashutosh (2021-04-23)
    The saturation of single-thread performance, along with the advent of the power wall, has resulted in the need for efficient use of area and power budgets. With the end of Dennard scaling, and the slow down of Moore's law, ...

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  • Coats, Chance Christopher (2019-04-25)
    Recent advances in memory technology have led to the creation of high-performance, non-volatile alternatives to traditional DRAM, known as non-volatile memory (NVM). While this technology has provided immense ...

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