About ME

My name is Dong Du, a PhD student @ Shanghai Jiao Tong University. My research interests include operating systems, serverless computing and HW/SW co-design. I have built several systems including OS, compiler, and RISC-V processor (XPC on RISC-V)


  • Tianyi Yu, Qingyuan Liu, Dong Du, Yubin Xia, Binyu Zang, Ziqian Lu, Pingchao Yang, Chenggang Qin, Haibo Chen. Characterizing Serverless Platforms with ServerlessBench. In Proceedings of the ACM Symposium on Cloud Computing (SoCC'20), Renton, WA, USA. Oct 2020.

  • Dong Du, Tianyi Yu, Yubin Xia, Binyu Zang, Guanglu Yan, Chenggang Qin, Qixuan Wu, Haibo Chen. Catalyzer: Sub-millisecond Startup for Serverless Computing with Initialization-less Booting. In Proceedings of the Twenty-Fifth International Conference on Architectural Support for Programming Languages and Operating Systems (ASPLOS ’20)

  • Li Guanyu, Dong Du, and Yubin Xia. “Iso-UniK: lightweight multi-process unikernel through memory protection keys.” Cybersecurity 3 (2020): 1-14.

  • Mo Zou, Haoran Ding, Dong Du, Ming Fu, Ronghui Gu and Haibo Chen. Using Concurrent Relational Logic with Helpers for Verifying the AtomFS File System. Proceedings of the 27th ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP ‘19). Huntsville, Ontario, October 27-30, Canada, 2019

  • Dong Du, Zhichao Hua, Yubin Xia, Binyu Zang, and Haibo Chen. 2019. XPC: architectural support for secure and efficient cross process call. In Proceedings of the 46th International Symposium on Computer Architecture (ISCA ‘19). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 671-684.

  • Zhichao Hua, Dong Du, Yubin Xia, Haibo Chen, and Binyu Zang. 2018. EPTI: efficient defence against meltdown attack for unpatched VMs. In Proceedings of the 2018 USENIX Conference on Usenix Annual Technical Conference (USENIX ATC ‘18). USENIX Association, Berkeley, CA, USA, 255-266.

  • Liu, Yu-Tao, Dong Du, Yu-Bin Xia, Hai-Bo Chen, Bin-Yu Zang, and Zhenkai Liang. “SplitPass: a mutually distrusting Two-Party password manager.” Journal of Computer Science and Technology 33, no. 1 (2018): 98-115.

Open-sourced Projects

Honors & Awards

  • Intel Fellowship, 2020
  • Ph.D National scholarships (国家奖学金), 2019
  • Outstanding graduates in SJTU (上海交通大学优秀毕业生), 2017
  • Undergraduate National scholarships (国家奖学金), 2016
  • Intel Cup National Collegiate Software Innovation Contest, the first prize, 2015

Contact Me

If you have any question, please contact me through my email.

Email: dd_nirvana at sjtu.edu.cn