Guanzhou (Jose) Hu

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About Me

I am a computer science Ph.D. student in the ADSL lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, advised by Professor Andrea Arpaci-Dusseau and Professor Remzi Arpaci-Dusseau. My research interest lies in computer systems, especially in operating system kernel and storage systems. Currently, I am focusing on two aspects: 1) storage stack technologies with modern ultra-fast NVM devices, and 2) measurement and re-designing of kernel syscall interfaces.

/// Keep calm & do good research!
impl<CS> Researcher<CS> for Me {
    // TODO: This method is far from complete.
    fn week(
        &mut self,
        paper: CS,
        project: CS,
    ) -> Result<(), Box<dyn Error>> {
        let report =;
        let progress = project.exec()?;
        self.group_meeting(report, progress)?;

Say hello to the Hux OS kernel! It is a weekend operating system kernel project built to be minimal and understandable. I documented my development of Hux into a complete set of GitHub Wiki pages - please do check them out!


2020.08 - 20??.?? Ph.D. student in CS UW-Madison
2016.09 - 2020.07 BEng. in Computer Science ShanghaiTech
2019.09 - 2020.06 Special student program MIT
2019.07 - 2019.09 Summer research intern ↩︎ UCLA

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