Yiying Zhang is an assistant professor in Computer Science and Engineering at the University of California, San Diego. Her research focuses on operating systems, distributed systems, computer architecture, and datacenter networking. She also works on the intersection of systems and security, programming language, and ML/AI, and leads WukLab, a systems research lab at UCSD. She is the recipient of a NSF CAREER award in 2019, a VMware Early Career Faculty Award in 2020, an OSDI best paper award in 2018, and a SYSTOR best paper award in 2019. Previously, she was an assistant professor at Purdue ECE from 2015 to 2019. She received her Ph.D. from the Department of Computer Sciences at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.