Tongping Liu
Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
The University of Texas at San Antonio

Email: tongpingDOTliu AT utsa DOT edu
Office: NPB 3.328
Tel: 210-458-5550

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  • SyncPerf: Categorizing, Detecting, and Diagnosing Synchronization Performance Bugs
    Proceedings of 2017 European Conference on Computer Systems (EuroSys'17)
    Mohammad Mejbah ul Alam*, Tongping Liu*, Guangming Zeng, Abdullah Muzahid. [*: Equally Contributed] [pdf]
    Acceptance Rate:20.5% (41/200)

  • DoubleTake: Fast and Precise Error Detection via Evidence-Based Dynamic Analysis.
    Proceedings of the 38th International Conference on Software Engineering. (ICSE'16)
    Tongping Liu, Charlie Curtsinger, Emery D. Berger. [pdf]
    Acceptance Rate:19% (101/530)

  • Cheetah: Detecting False Sharing Efficiently and Effectively
    Proceedings of the 2016 International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization (CGO 2016).
    Tongping Liu*, Xu Liu*. [*: Equally Contributed] [pdf]
    Acceptance Rate:23% (25/108)

  • FORESEER: Workload-Aware Data Storage for MapReduce
    International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2015), poster
    Jia Zou, Juwei Shi, Tongping Liu, Zhao Cao, and Chen Wang. [pdf]

  • Predator: Predictive False Sharing Detection
    Proceedings of the 19th ACM SIGPLAN Symposium on Principles and Practice of Par- allel Programming (PPOPP'14). Impact: top 1.14%. Citation: 11 (Updated)
    Tongping Liu, Chen Tian, Ziang Hu, Emery D. Berger. [Abstract] [pdf] [BibTeX]
    Acceptance Rate:16% (28/179)

  • Dthreads: Efficient Deterministic Multithreading
    Proceedings of the Twenty-Third ACM Symposium on Operating Systems Principles (SOSP'11)). Impact: top 0.90%. Citation 196 (Updated).
    Tongping Liu, Charlie Curtsinger, Emery D. Berger. [Abstract] [pdf] [BibTeX] [Technical report version, including input parameters of benchmarks]
    Acceptance Rate: 18% (28/153)

  • Sheriff: Precise Detection and Automatic Mitigation of False Sharing
    Proceedings of the 26th Annual ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Object-Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages, and Applications (OOPSLA'11). Impact: top 2.29%. Citation: 51 (Updated).
    Tongping Liu, Emery D. Berger. [Abstract] [pdf] [BibTeX]
    Acceptance Rate: 37% (61/166)

  • Grace: safe multithreaded programming for C/C++
    Proceedings of the 24th Annual ACM SIGPLAN Conference on Object-Oriented Programming, Systems, Languages, and Applications(OOPSLA 2009). Impact: top 2.29%. Citation: 284 (Updated).
    Emery D. Berger, Ting Yang, Tongping Liu, Gene Novark. [Abstract] [pdf] [BibTeX]
    Acceptance Rate: 17% (25/144)

  • Redline: First Class Support for Interactivity in Commodity Operating Systems
    Proceedings of the 8th USENIX Symposium on Operating Systems Design and Implementation (OSDI 2008). Impact: top 0.08%. Citation: 76 (Updated).
    Ting Yang, Tongping Liu, Emery D. Berger, Scott F. Kaplan and J. Eliot B. Moss. [Abstract] [pdf] [BibTeX]
    Acceptance Rate: 13% (26/193)

  • Dynamic Detection of Stack Overflow
    Tongping Liu. Journal of Computer Science (China), No.9, 2007.


  • System and Method for Detecting False Sharing. Tongping Liu, Chen Tian, Ziang Hu. No. 61/858,824.

  • System and Method for False Sharing Prediction. Chen Tian, Tongping Liu, Ziang Hu. No. 61/858,857.

  • Protection of Complex Shared Data through Memory Paging Mechanisms. Daniel G. Waddington, Chen Tian, Tongping Liu. No. 61/523,231.

  • Coupled Lock Allocation and Lookup for Shared Data Synchronization in Symmetric Multithreading Environments. Daniel G. Waddington, Tongping Liu, Chen Tian. No. 61/524,677.

  • Mapping Guest Pages to Disk Blocks to Improve Virtual Machine Management Process. Kiran Tati, Rajesh Venkatasubramanian, Carl A. Waldspurger, Alexander Thomas Garthwaite, Tongping Liu. No. 61/595,522.