Litao Deng

    Mobile: (213)-359-1986
    Email: litaoden AT usc DOT edu
    Address: 1201 W 37th PL, Los Angeles, CA 90007

   Favorite Quotations
    Be happy, be tough. Stay hungry, stay foolish.


Bio Information
Litao Deng is a second year master student in Computer Science at the University of Southern California (USC) (expected to graduate 2013). Currently, he is a free learner and programmer. Before employed by himself, he was a research assistant in Prof. Viktor Prasanna's Cloud Computing Group, and worked closely with Dr. Yogesh Simmhan. His past projects include large scale graph computation in the context of cloud environment, and building distributed, highly scalable, graph oriented file systems. At that time, he also developed several softwares in the course projects under the guidance of Prof. Shahram Ghandeharizadeh. His research area is on building data intensive applications, distributed data and computing systems and other Big Data related issues. Prior to USC, he received his Bechelor's Degree in Software Engineering from Beijing Institute of Technology (BIT) (2011). Find my CV here.
He treats himself as half perfectionist and half programming enthusiast (Find my source code here).
He is looking forward to join his first company Aster Data in the coming June.


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Personal Information
In my spare time, I like swimming and watching basketball and soccer games. My families are the most precious treasures in my life. I have two blogs, Blog(zh) (for ideas, thinking and memory), Blog(en) is under construction (for technology, I will translate some of my previous technology blogs into English). I come from Chongqing, a major city in southwest China and one of the five national central cities in China.

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Last update: Feb. 2013 (No longer maintenance)