Yongye Zhu

Yongye Zhu

Junior Undergraduate Student

The University of Texas at Austin


Hi, I am a junior undergraduate student at The University of Texas at Austin. I am also an undergraduate researcher at the SPARK Research Lab, advised by Professor Mohit Tiwari. My research interest lies on the intersection of computer architecture and cryptography and how to improve security using formal proofs.

You can find my resume here.


  • Computer Architecture
  • Computer Security
  • Cryptography


  • BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2022

    The University of Texas at Austin

  • BS in Mathematics, 2022

    The University of Texas at Austin



Software Engineering Intern

Amazon Web Service

Jun 2021 – Present Seattle, WA
Use AWS services to build an server side script engine with strong security guarantee using docker container.

Student Researcher

UT Spark Lab

Aug 2020 – Present Austin, TX
  • Explore fine-grained isolation techniques and their performance/security impact on commerical computing platforms.
  • Design new fine-grained isolation techniques for modern applications where there are many security domains running concurrently.

Undergraduate Research Assistant


Sep 2019 – Dec 2019 Austin, TX
Served as IOS developer, working with UT Health and Science Center at Tayler to create a cross-platform application intended to bring more father’s participation in Children care.

Teaching Assistant

Zhejiang University

Jul 2019 – Aug 2019 Hangzhou, Zhejiang, China
Assist Dr. Yale N. Patt with teaching course Introduction to Computing System