Dr. Lingfang Zeng is a visiting professor in the Zentrum für Datenverarbeitung, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. He is currently working with Prof. André Brinkmann in the Efficient Computing and Storage Group and proposing research and development on the Intel Parallel Computing Centers (IPCC) project (Lustre QoS: Network Request Scheduler and Monitoring Revisited). He has been an associate professor at Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST) since 2009. He was a Research Fellow for 4 years in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore, during 2007~2008 and 2010~2013. He publishes more than 50 papers in major journals and conferences, including IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), ACM Transactions on Storage (TOS), USENIX FAST and SC. He has authored and co-authored one book and two book chapters. He was on the Storage Challenge Finalist at ACM/IEEE SC06.