Dr. Zhenlin Wang

Professor and Chair
Department of Computer Science

College of Computing
Michigan Technological University
Houghton, MI 49931

Office: Rekhi 207
Work phone: (906) 487-2187
Fax: (906) 487-2283
zlwang AT mtu DOT edu


Research         Publications            Teaching         Students          Awards

Courses (Spring 2024)

·       CS4121 Programming Languages – R01 (Canvas)

Office hours: MW 2 – 3:15 PM

Research Interests



Past Projects


Daniel Byrne (PhD candidate, co-advised with Dr. Nilufer Onder)

Shiwei Ding (PhD candidate, co-advised with Dr. Brian Yuan)

Yuguang Wang (PhD student, co-advised with Dr. Junqiao Qiu)

Yuchen Wang (PhD candidate)

Junyao Yang (PhD candidate)

Liang Yan (PhD student, co-advised with Dr. Laura Brown)



Robbie Watling (MS, 2023)

Jason Hiebel (PhD, 2019, co-advised with Dr. Laura Brown)

Wei Kuang (PhD, 2017)

Haitang Duan (MS, 2017)

Bo Yu (MS, 2016)

Liang Yan (MS, 2015)

Trevor Fisher (MS, 2013)

Wei Wang (PhD Candidate, co-advised with Dr. Steve Carr)

Weiming Zhao (PhD, 2011)

Justin Splepak (MS, 2011, co-advised with Dr. Steve Carr)

Dustin Larson (MS, 2011, co-advised with Dr. Steve Carr)

Tongfeng Wang (MS, 2011)

Steve Vormwald (MS, 2010, co-advised with Dr. Steve Carr)

Changpeng Fang (PhD, 2006, co-advised with Dr. Steve Carr)

Sandesh Kubhmar (MS, 2008)

Mingsong Bi (MS 2007)

Mark Malek (MS, 2005)

Da Gao (MS, 2005)



NSF SaTC2225424, 2022-2025

Hardware-assisted Self-repairing in Decentralized Cloud Storage against Malicious Attacks

National Science Foundation

Security and Trustworthy Cyberspace Program

NSF Career 0643664, 2007-2012

Modeling Data Locality for Next Generation Systems

National Science Foundation

Computing Processes and Artifacts Program