Huynh Tu DangPrincipal Engineer at Western Digital Corperation
Huynh Tu Dang is a Principal Engineer at Western Digital, where he develops network-accelerated fault-tolerant data management systems. His research interests are in dependable distributed systems and computer networking. He has pioneered a novel approach to accelerate performance of consensus systems using a new type of programmable switch. He earned a PhD in computer science from UniversitÃ Della Svizzera Italiana (USI in Lugano, Switzerland), and an MS in computer science from Polytech Nice-Sophia Antipolis (Nice, France). He has published many articles in both journals and conference proceedings and has applied for two patents.