Yijun is a Computer Science researcher with a track record of conducting innovative research. His research interests are broadly in networks and distributed systems with a focus on data consistency management in large-scale distributed systems, overlay multicast, and cluster/grid computing. Yijun's creativity is demonstrated by a strong publication record, including one best student paper award, and two patent applications. Yijun holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from University of Nebraska-Lincoln. In industry, Yijun has been conducting novel research related to companies' core technologies. He has also been helping tailor companies' technologies to suit customers' needs to realize products' full market potential.