Guyue (Grace) Liu
Welcome! I’m Guyue (Grace) Liu, a postdoc researcher at
Carnegie Mellon University Cylab working with Prof. Vyas Sekar. I received my Ph.D. from The George Washington University in 2019 and I was advised by Prof. Timothy Wood. Before that, I received my B.S. from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications and Queen Mary University of London in 2012. Research Interests
Networking, Systems, and Security
Network Function Virtualization (NFV), The Internet of Things (IoT)
July-2020: Our paper
AuditBox on correctly auditing service chains will appear at NSDI 2021. June-2020: I will serve on the poster PC of SIGCOMM 2020.
May-2020: Our paper
EdgeOS on new isolation abstraction for edge applications will appear at ATC 2020. Feb-2020: I will serve on the shadow PC and poster jury of IEEE S&P 2020.
Nov-2019: Invited to attend the Facebook/N2Women event and visit Facebook’s FTW Data Center.
Oct-2019: I am honored to be selected as
and participated the workshop at UIUC. 2019 Rising Stars in EECS Aug-2019: Invited to attend the NeTS Early Career Workshop at NSF.
July-2019: I am honored to be selected as one of ten
in 2019. N2Women Rising Stars May-2019: I have successfully defended my PhD thesis and will join CMU as a postdoc researcher.
Sept-2018: Our work
REINFORCE on providing efficient failure resiliency for NFV has been accepted to CoNext 2018. June-2018: I will be spending the summer at
Microsoft Research - Cambridge, UK. May-2018: Our work
Microboxes on creating modular TCP stacks for network functions has been accepted to SIGCOMM 2018, see you in Budapest! Apr-2018: Our paper
SMR on scalable memory reclamation has won the Best Student Paper Award of RTAS 2018! May-2017: ONVM-Multi has been accepted to KBNets 2017! Try our
onvm-snort. Aug-2016: Two papers NetAlytics and SDNFV have been accepted to
Middleware 2016, see you in Trento! May-2016: Our paper
OpenNetVM has been accepted to HotMiddlebox 2016, I will be presenting it in Brazil! Apr-2016: I will be doing a summer internship at
Hewlett Packard Labs. Mar-2016: I will be presenting our work NetAlytics at AT&T Research Academic Summit.
Recent Publications (
NSID’21] Don’t Yank My Chain: Auditable NF Service Chaining.
Guyue Liu, Hugo Sadok, Anne Kohlbrenner, Bryan Parno, Vyas Sekar, Justine Sherry.
To appear in USENIX NSDI 2021. [ PDF]
ATC’20] Fine-Grained Isolation for Scalable, Dynamic, Multi-tenant Edge Clouds.
Yuxin Ren, Guyue Liu, Vlad Nitu, Wenyuan Shao, Riley Kennedy, Gabriel Parmer, Timothy Wood, Alain Tchana.
USENIX ATC 2020. [ PDF]
SIGCOMM’18] Microboxes: High Performance NFV with Customizable, Asynchronous TCP Stacks and Dynamic Subscriptions.
Guyue Liu, Yuxin Ren, Mykola Yurchenko, K.K. Ramakrishnan, Timothy Wood.
ACM SIGCOMM 2018. [ PDF]
CoNext’18] REINFORCE: Achieving Efficient Failure Resiliency for Network Function Virtualization based Services.
Sameer G Kulkarni, Guyue Liu, K.K. Ramakrishnan, Mayutan Arumaithurai, Timothy Wood, Xiaoming Fu.
ACM CoNEXT 2018. [ PDF]
RTAS’18] Scalable Memory Reclamation for Multi-Core, Real-Time Systems.
Yuxin Ren, Guyue Liu, Gabriel Parmer, Björn Brandenburg.
IEEE RTAS 2018. . [ Best Student Paper Award and Outstanding Paper PDF] Research Experience
Research Intern, Microsoft Research, Jun 2018 - Sept 2018
Project: A Real-Time Pipeline for a Large-Scale Machine Learning System
Mentor: Dany Fabian
Research Intern, Hewlett Packard Labs, Jun 2016 - May 2017
Project: A Scalable and Predicable NFV Platform for Rack-Scale Architecture
Mentor: Jean Tourrilhes
Network Systems Research Intern, BBN Technologies, Summer 2015
Project: Real Time Network and Application Performance Monitoring Framework
Mentor: Niky Riga
Research Intern, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Sept 2011 - May 2012
Project: Optimizing Network Performance of Virtual Machine Live Migration
Mentors: Yuzhong Sun and Ying Song
Summer Intern, Queen Mary, University of London, Summer 2011
Project: Elastic Message-oriented Middleware System on Top of Cloud Platform
Mentors: Yasir Alfadhl and John Bigham
Guest Lecturer, George Washington University
Introduction to Network Function Virtualization (NFV), Fall 2018
Global Environment for Network Innovations (GENI) Tutorial, Fall 2015
Teaching Assistant, George Washington University
CSCI 2113 Software Engineering, Fall 2013 - Spring 2015
Teaching Assistant, Stony Brook University
ESE 124 Computer Techniques for Electronic Design I, Spring 2013
ESE 123 Introduction to Electrical and Computer Engineering, Fall 2012
Awards and Honors
2019 Rising Stars in EECS, Oct 2019
N2Women Rising Stars, July 2019 IEEE RTAS Best Student Paper Award and Outstanding Paper, Apr 2018
First Place in 22nd GENI Engineering Conference Competition, Mar 2015
GWU 2015 SEAS R&D Showcase Finalists, Feb 2015
HP Helion OpenStack Scholarship, Dec 2014 Outstanding Student Cadre of BUPT, Sept 2011
Winner of Summer Research Project in London, July 2011
Travel Grants: SIGCOMM, NSDI, SOSP, CPS Week, Middleware, Grace Hopper, CRA-W Grad Cohort, GENI Summer Camp, SIGOPS Summer School, AT&T Summit, Facebook Women Event, Rising Star Workshop, NSF Early Career Workshop
Guyue Liu@CMU Last updated: Oct 11, 2020