Hongzhou Zhao
URCS Grad Student

Contact Information

Email: hozhao at cs

Research Interest

My research is mainly in the computer architecture area, with a focus on multicore memory system designs. With constraint in area, energy, expectations in speed and software demands, to me, cache design is a balancing act rather than some engineering routine.


  • Protozoa: Adaptive Granularity Cache Coherence.
    Hongzhou Zhao, Arrvindh Shriraman, Snehasish Kumar and Sandhya Dwarkadas. ISCA 2013.
  • Amoeba-Cache: Adaptive Blocks for Eliminating Waste in the Memory Hierarchy.
    Snehasish Kumar, Hongzhou Zhao, Arrvindh Shriraman, Eric Matthews, Sandhya Dwarkadas and Lesley Shannon. MICRO 2012.
  • SPATL: Honey, I Shrunk the Coherence Directory.
    Hongzhou Zhao, Arrvindh Shriraman, Sandhya Dwarkadas and Vijayalakshmi Srinivasan. PACT 2011.
  • SPACE: Sharing Pattern-based Directory Coherence for Multicore Scalability.
    Hongzhou Zhao, Arrvindh Shriraman, and Sandhya Dwarkadas. PACT 2010.
  • About Me

    I graduated in 2013.

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