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Hyeran Jeon

Assistant Professor, CSE department @ University of California Merced.

Hyeran Jeon's main research interests lie in energy-efficient, reliable and secure computer architecture and systems design. Her research lab has been sponsored by National Science Foundation, California Energy Commission, LAM Research, and Xilinx. Before joining UC Merced, Hyeran was an Assistant Professor at SJSU. She earned her Ph.D. at the University of Southern California, under the supervision of Prof. Murali Annavaram, where she received Viterbi dean’s doctoral fellowship. She has industry experiences as an intern at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center and AMD Research, and as a systems software engineer at Samsung Electronics. Hyeran obtained her M.S. from Georgia Institute of Technology and Korea University, and B.S. from Pusan National University.

contact: hjeon7_at_ucmerced.edu

* I am looking for PhD students and post-doc researchers. If you are interested in research on computer architecture in general, GPU architecture, or energy-efficient data center, send me your latest resume. R1 Fellowship (guaranteeing 3-year funding) is available for a new PhD student.

Why UC Merced? UC Merced campus is in 2-hour proximity from Silicon Valley. We are the youngest campus in the prestigious University of California system. Students will get the same benefit with the other campuses inspite of cheaper living expenses. Check our ranking for computer architecture and high-performance research here.

Recent News

Dr. Gabe Loh will visit us to give a CITRIS-FIT talk about the Chiplet design of AMD Research!

Prof. Dongyoon Lee from Stony Brook University visited us for giving a talk about the security issues of regex engines!

REU fund is granted for our Secure GPU project. Thank you, NSF!

  • Two undergraduate research intern positions are available for Summer'22.

  • Apply for the position if you are a CSE undergraduate student at UC Merced, have a good understanding of computer architecture, and are passionate about research.

  • Send your latest resume and unofficial transcript to my school email.

I will serve on the program committee for SBAC-PAD'22. Submit your best work to SBAC-PAD!

I will serve on the program committee for MICRO'22. Submit your best work to MICRO!

I will serve on the program committee for LCTES'22. Submit your best work to LCTES!

Prof. Murali Annavaram from USC will visit us to give a CITRIS-FIT talk about his recent work on privacy/security-aware ML training!

Prof. Xiaochen Guo from Lehigh University will give a talk about her recent work on secure and efficient memory systems!

Our work on model extraction attack is accepted for a presentation at an ASPLOS workshop, NOPE'22!

Dr. Gokul Subramanian Ravi from the University of Chicago will give a talk about quantum computing!

Prof. Xue Lin from Northeastern University gave a talk about her recent work on DNN security and optimization!

R1 Fellowship is available for a new PhD student who will join MoCA Lab in Fall 2022 . Thank you, UC Merced!!

Prof. Hoda Naghibijouybari from Binghampton University will give us a talk at UC Merced!

MoCA Lab received a new NSF fund for researching Robust GPU Computing for DNN! Thank you, NSF!!

Prof. Nima Karimian from SJSU will give us a talk at UC Merced!

I will serve on the program committee for ISQED'22. Submit your best work to ISQED!

I will serve on the program committee for ICCD'21.

I served as a mentor for uArch'21.