Biography

imageI am a fifth-year Ph.D. student in Networked Systems Laboratory at University of Southern California, working with Minlan Yu. I am interested in data center networks and networked systems. Here is my CV.

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Education

Work experience

  • Facebook, Net Systems, Intern, 2015.11 – 2016.08
  • Barefoot Networks, Intern, 2015.05 – 2015.08
  • Microsoft Research Redmond, Extreme Computing Group, Intern, 2013.05 – 2013.08
  • Microsoft Research Asia, Wireless and Networking Group, Intern, 2011.06 – 2012.07

Publications

SilkRoad: Making Stateful Layer-4 Load Balancing Fast and Cheap Using Switching ASICs
Rui Miao, Hongyi Zeng, Changhoon Kim, Jeongkeun Lee, Minlan Yu.
ACM SIGCOMM 2017. [PDF]

LossRadar: Fast Detection of Lost Packets in Data Center Networks
Yuliang Li, Rui Miao, Changhoon Kim, Minlan Yu.
ACM CoNEXT 2016. [PDF]

FlowRadar: A Better NetFlow for Data Centers
Yuliang Li, Rui Miao, Changhoon Kim, Minlan Yu.
NSDI 2016. [PDF]

The Dark Menace: Characterizing Network-based Attacks in the Cloud
Rui Miao, Rahul Potharaju, Minlan Yu, Navendu Jain.
ACM IMC, 2015. [PDF]

NIMBUS: Cloud-scale Attack Detection and Mitigation
Rui Miao, Minlan Yu, Navendu Jain.
ACM SIGCOMM poster, 2014. [PDF]

DIBS: Just-in-time Congestion Mitigation for Data Centers
Kyriakos Zarifis*, Rui Miao*, Matt Calder, Ethan Katz-Bassett, Minlan Yu, Jitu Padhye.
Eurosys, 2014. [PDF]
* co-primary author

SIMPLE-fying Middlebox Policy Enforcement Using SDN
Zafar Qazi, Cheng-chun Tu, Luis Chiang, Rui Miao, Vyas Sekar, Minlan Yu.
ACM SIGCOMM, 2013. [PDF]

OpenSketch: Software Defined Traffic Measurement for Data Centers
Minlan Yu, Lavanya Jose, Rui Miao.
USENIX NSDI, 2013. [PDF]

Practical and Incremental Convergence between SDN and Middleboxes
Zafar Ayyub Qazi, Cheng-chun Tu, Luis Chiang, Rui Miao, Vyas Sekar, Minlan Yu.
Open Network Summit (Research Track), 2013. [PDF]

Don’t Drop, Detour!
Matt Calder, Rui Miao, Kyriakos Zarifis, Ethan Katz-Bassett, Minlan Yu, Jitendra Padhye.
ACM SIGCOMM Poster, 2013. [PDF]

Using CPU as a Traffic Co-processing Unit in Commodity Switches
Guohan Lu, Rui Miao, Yongqiang Xiong, Chuanxiong Guo.
ACM SIGCOMM HotSDN, 2012. [PDF]

An Approach of Covert Communication Based on the Adaptive Steganography Scheme on Voice over IP
Rui Miao, Yongfeng Huang.
IEEE ICC, 2011. [PDF]

Honors and Awards

  • Travel grant for ACM Student Research Competition 2017
  • NSF travel grant for SIGCOMM 2014
  • Travel grant for ACM Student Research Competition 2014
  • USENIX Student Grant 2013
  • Outstanding Student Research Award, Viterbi School of Engineering, USC, 2013
  • Friends of Tsinghua – Guanghua Scholarship, 2011
  • Excellent Graduate, Tsinghua University, 2009
  • National Scholarship, 2008
  • First Prize in “National Semiconductor Electronic Design Contest”, 2008
  • Second Prize in “National Undergraduate Electronic Design Contest”, 2007

Contact

Email: rmiao at usc dot edu

Office:
941 Bloom Walk, SAL 227
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089