Yuke Wang is a fourth-year Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in computer science at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB). He got his Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.) in software engineering from the University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC) in 2018.

At UCSB, Yuke is working with Prof Yufei Ding. Yuke's research interests include high-performance computing and deep learning algorithms. His recent ongoing projects cover graph neural network (GNN) optimization and its acceleration on GPUs.

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[11/23/21] Received the 2022 - 2023 NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship. Thanks to NVIDIA.
[11/16/21] Our QGTC paper has been accepted to PPoPP’22. code is open-sourced.
[06/22/21] Our APNN-TC paper has been accepted to SC’21. code is open-sourced.
[04/26/21] Our Palleon paper has been accepted to USENIX ATC’21.
[03/16/21] Our GNNAdvisor paper has been accepted to OSDI’21. code is open-sourced.

Professional Services

  • [11/2021] ASPLOS’22 Artifact Evaluation Committee Member

  • [10/2021] SOSP’21 Graduate Student Mentor

  • [10/2021] Artificial Intelligence Review Paper Reviewer

  • [10/2021] Journal of Supercomputing Paper Reviewer

  • [08/2021] SOSP’21 Artifact Evaluation Committee Member

  • [07/2021] MICRO’21 Artifact Evaluation Committee Member

  • [07/2021] SC’21 Artifact Evaluation Committee Member

  • [10/2020] AAAI’21 Paper Reviewer Committee Member

  • [09/2019] Teaching Assistant of CS160 (Translation of Programming Languages)

  • [07/2019] Teaching Assistant of CS8 (Python Programming Language)

  • [01/2019] Teaching Assistant of CS16 (C++ Programming Language)


  • [11/2021] 2022-2023 NVIDIA Graduate Fellowship

  • [10/2021] 2021 ACM PACT Student Research Competition (First Prize Winner)

  • [09/2021] 2021 SIGIR Student Travel Grant

  • [06/2021] 2020-2021 Outstanding Publication Award in CS Department of UCSB

  • [06/2020] 2020 Summer GSR recipient in CS Department of UCSB

  • [06/2019] 2019 Summer GSR recipient in CS Department of UCSB

  • [10/2017] Outstanding Graduates Award of UESTC

  • [10/2017] First-class People's Scholarship (2/20 in the Elite Program)

  • [04/2017] Interdisciplinary Contest In Modeling (ICM) [Honorable Mention]

  • [04/2017] Suzhou Industrial Zone Scholarship (2/20 in the Elite Program)

  • [10/2016] International Software Testing Qualifications Board (Certified Tester) [Foundational Level]

  • [04/2016] First-class People's Scholarship (4/116)