Jiacheng Ma

PhD Student at University of Michigan

About Me

I am a first-year PhD student at University of Michigan, advised by Prof. Baris Kasikci. I’m a member of efeslab and focus on heterogeneous system research.


I’m interested in improving the performance, security, and scalability of heterogeneous system by hacking the operating system and the hypervisor. Currently I’m focusing on an on-going project to enable FPGA in cloud environment. My past experience is mainly on GPU virtualization. I have been advised by Prof. Zhengwei Qi from SJTU TCloud Lab and Dr. Yaozu Dong from Intel OTC.


BE in Software Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China. Graduated in June 2018.
PhD student in Computer Science, University of Michigan. Going strong.


2753 BBB
2260 Hayward Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

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Note: The pronunciation of my first name is something like Chia-Ch’eng. My English name is Jason. Use whatever you like.