Jie Zhang is a fifth-year Ph.D. student in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at The Ohio State University, under the guidance of Professor Dhabaleswar K. Panda. Jie's research interests include High Performance Computing and Programming Models, Virtualization, and Cloud Computing. He has published 18 papers (including 8 first author papers) in different peer-reviewed conferences. Jie's thesis focuses on Building Efficient HPC Cloud with Modern Networking Technologies on Heterogeneous HPC Clusters. His research work has been released through the MVAPICH2 Virt, a high performance MPI library, which delivers the best performance and scalability to MPI applications on the cloud environment.