Wei Bai (白巍)

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Senior Researcher
Networking Research Group
Microsoft Research Redmond

14820 NE 36th Street, Building 99,
Redmond, Washington, 98052 USA
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About Me

I am a Senior Researcher at Microsoft Research Redmond. I received my Ph.D. from Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2017, advised by Prof. Kai Chen. Before that, I received my B.E. in Information Security from Shanghai Jiao Tong University in 2013.

I am broadly interested in computer networking with a special focus on data center networking. My research work has been published in many top conferences and journals, such as SIGCOMM, NSDI, and ToN. I also have rich experience in developing and operating production cloud networks. Currently, I am mainly focusing on network infrastructure to enable cloud-scale RDMA deployments. I am also an active contributor to SONiC, an open source network operating system.

Recent Professional Activities


  • Jan. 2023   FlexPass is conditionally accepted to EuroSys 2023.

  • Dec. 2022   Our work on RDMA deployment experience is accepted to NSDI 2023 (Operational Systems Track).

  • July 2022   Our work on RDMA performance isolation is accepted to NSDI 2023.