Publications

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Journal Papers

  1. Fenggang Wu, Ziqi Fan, Ming-Chang Yang, Baoquan Zhang, Xiongzi Ge, and David HC Du, "Performance Evaluation of Host Aware Shingled Magnetic Recording (HA-SMR) Drives," to appear in IEEE Transactions on Computers (TC).
  2. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Che-Wei Tsao, and Chung-Yu Liu, "Utilization-aware Self-tuning Design for TLC Flash Storage Devices," IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems (TVLSI), vol. 24, no. 10, pp. 3132-3144, Oct. 2016.
  3. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, and Tei-Wei Kuo, "Virtual Flash Chips: Reinforcing the Hardware Abstraction Layer to Improve Data Recoverability of Flash Devices," IEEE Transactions on Computers (TC), vol. 65, no. 9, pp. 2872-2883, Sep. 2016.
  4. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Yuan-Hung Kuan, and Che-Wei Tsao, "Graceful Space Degradation: An Uneven Space Management for Flash Storage Devices," IEEE Transactions on Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems (TCAD), vol. 35, no. 9, pp. 1425-1434, Sep. 2016.
  5. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, and Che-Wei Tsao, "Byte-addressable Update Scheme to Minimize the Energy Consumption of PCM-based Storage Systems," ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (TECS), vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 55:1-55:20, Jun. 2016.
  6. Tseng-Yi Chen, Yuan-Hao Chang, Ming-Chang Yang, Yun-Jhu Chen, Hsin-Wen Wei, and Wei-Kuan Shih, "Multi-grained Block Management to Enhance the Space Utilization of File Systems on PCM Storages," IEEE Transactions on Computers (TC), vol. 65, no. 6, pp. 1831-1845, Jun. 2016.
  7. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Tei-Wei Kuo, and Fu-Hsin Chen, "Reducing Data Migration Overheads of Flash Wear Leveling in a Progressive Way," IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems (TVLSI), vol. 24, no. 5, pp. 1808-1820, May 2016.
  8. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Tei-Wei Kuo, and Po-Chun Huang, "Capacity-independent Address Mapping for Flash Storage Devices with Explosively Growing Capacity," IEEE Transactions on Computers (TC), vol. 65, no. 2, pp. 448-465, Feb. 2016.
  9. Che-Wei Tsao, Yuan-Hao Chang, Ming-Chang Yang, and Po-Chun Huang, "Efficient Victim Block Selection for Flash Storage Devices," IEEE Transactions on Computers (TC), vol. 64, no. 12, pp. 3444-3460, Dec. 2015.
  10. Po-Chun Huang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Che-Wei Tsao, Ming-Chang Yang, and Cheng-Kang Hsieh, "Migration-based Hybrid Cache Design for File Systems over Flash Storage Devices," ACM SIGAPP Applied Computing Review (ACR), vol. 13, no. 4, pp. 8-16, Dec. 2013.
  11. Yuan-Hao Chang, Ming-Chang Yang, Tei-Wei Kuo, and Ren-Hung Hwang, "A Reliability Enhancement Design under the Flash Translation Layer for Flash-Memory Storage Systems," ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems (TECS), vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 10:1-10:28, Aug. 2013.

Conference Papers

(Ranking based on "Computer Science Conference Search")

  1. Chieh-Fu Chang, Che-Wei Chang, Yuan-Hao Chang, and Ming-Chang Yang, "Rethinking Self-balancing Binary Search Tree over Phase Change Memory with Write Asymmetry," ACM/IEEE Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), Jeju Island, Korea, Jan. 22-25, 2018.
  2. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Fenggang Wu, Tei-Wei Kuo, and David Hung-Chang Du, "Virtual Persistent Cache: Remedy the Long Latency Behavior of Host-Aware Shingled Magnetic Recording Drives," ACM/IEEE International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD), Irvine, California, USA, Nov. 13-16, 2017. (Top Conference)
  3. Li-Zheng Liang, Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Tseng-Yi Chen, Shou-Han Chen, Hsin-Wen Wei, and Wei-Kuan, Shih, "xB+-Tree: Access-Pattern-Aware Cache-Line-Based Tree for Non-Volatile Main Memory Architecture," IEEE Computer Software and Applications Conference (COMPSAC), Torino, Italy, Jul. 4-8, 2017.
  4. Tseng-Yi Chen, Yuan-Hao Chang, Shuo-Han Chen, Chih-Ching Kuo, Ming-Chang Yang, Hsin-Wen Wei, and Wei-Kuan Shih, "Enabling Write-Reduction Strategy for Journaling File Systems over Byte-addressable NVRAM," ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), Austin, Texas, USA, Jun. 18-22, 2017. (Top Conference)
  5. Tseng-Yi Chen, Yuan-Hao Chang, Yuan-Hung Kuan, Ming-Chang Yang, Yu-Ming Chang, and Pi-Cheng Hsiu, "A Pattern-aware Write Strategy to Enhance the Reliability of Flash-Memory Storage Systems," ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC), Marrakesh, Morocco, Apr. 3-6, 2017.
  6. Yen-Ting Chen, Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Tseng-Yi Chen, Hsin-Wen Wei, and Wei-Kuan Shih, "KVFTL: Optimization of Storage Space Utilization for Key-Value-Specific Flash Storage Devices," ACM/IEEE Asia and South Pacific Design Automation Conference (ASP-DAC), Chiba/Tokyo, Japan, Jan. 16-19, 2017.
  7. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Yu-Cheng Chang, and Po-Chun Huang, "Logical Data Packing for Multi-chip Flash-memory Storage Systems," IEEE Nonvolatile Memory Systems and Applications Symposium (NVMSA), Hong Kong, China, Aug. 19-21, 2015.
  8. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, and Tei-Wei Kuo, "Virtual Flash Chips: Rethinking the Layer Design of Flash Devices to Improve Data Recoverability," ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), San Francisco, California, USA, Jun. 7-11, 2015. (Top Conference)
  9. Ming-Chang Yang, Yu-Ming Chang, Po-Chun Huang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Lue-Jane Lee, and Tei-Wei Kuo, "Reliability-Aware Striping with Minimized Performance Overheads for Flash-based Storage Devices," ACM Symposium on Applied Computing (SAC), Salamanca, Spain, Apr. 13-17, 2015.
  10. Fu-Hsin Chen, Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, and Tei-Wei Kuo, "A Progressive Wear Leveling to Minimize Data Migration Overheads for NAND Flash Devices," ACM/IEEE Design, Automation and Test in Europe (DATE), Grenoble, France, Mar. 9-13, 2015.
  11. Ming-Chang Yang, Yu-Ming Chang, Che-Wei Tsao, Po-Chun Huang, Yuan-Hao Chang, and Tei-Wei Kuo, "Garbage Collection and Wear Leveling for Flash Memory: Past and Future," International Conference on Smart Computing (SmartComp), Hong Kong, China, Nov. 3-5, 2014.
  12. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hung Kuan, Yuan-Hao Chang, Pei-Lun Suei, Chia-Heng Tu, and Norman Chang, "Bad Page Relaxation to Prolong the Lifetime of Flash Devices," IEEE Global Conference on Consumer Electronics (GCCE), Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 7-10, 2014.
  13. Ming-Chang Yang, Cheng-Chin Tu, Yuan-Hao Chang, Pei-Lun Suei, and Tei-Wei Kuo, "Endurance-aware Clustering-based Mining Algorithm for Non-volatile Phase-change Memory," IEEE Global Conference on Consumer Electronics (GCCE), Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 7-10, 2014.
  14. Ming-Chang Yang, Martin Kuo, Che-Wei Tsao, and Yuan-Hao Chang, "A Fifty-percent Rule to Minimize the Energy Consumption of PCM-based Storage Systems," IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Real-Time Computing Systems and Applications (RTCSA), Taipei, Taiwan, Aug. 19-21, 2013.
  15. Che-Wei Tsao, Yuan-Hao Chang, and Ming-Chang Yang, "Performance Enhancement of Garbage Collection for Flash Storage Devices: An Efficient Victim Block Selection Design," ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), Austin, Texas, USA, Jun. 2-6, 2013. (Top Conference)
  16. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Che-Wei Tsao, and Po-Chun Huang, "New ERA: New Efficient Reliability-Aware Wear Leveling for Endurance Enhancement of Flash Storage Devices," ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC), Austin, Texas, USA, Jun. 2-6, 2013. (Top Conference)
  17. Ming-Chang Yang, Yuan-Hao Chang, Po-Chun Huang and Tei-Wei Kuo, "Working-Set-Based Address Mapping for Ultra-Large-Scaled Flash Devices," ACM/IEEE International Conference on Hardware/Software Codesign and System Synthesis (CODES+ISSS), Tampere, Finland, Oct. 7-12, 2012. (Top Conference)

Workshop Papers

  1. Fenggang Wu, Ming-Chang Yang, Ziqi Fan, Baoquan Zhang, Xiongzi Ge, and David H.C. Du, "Evaluating Host-Aware SMR (HA-SMR) Drives," USENIX Workshop on Hot Topics in Storage and File Systems (HotStorage), Denver, CO, USA, June, 2016.

Local Conference Papers

  1. Yong-Ching Lin, Shuo-Han Chen, Tseng-Yi Chen, Yuan-Hao Chang, Ming-Chang Yang, Hsin-Wen Wei, and Wei-Kuan Shih, "Management Designs for Emerging Shingled Magnetic Recording Drives," Symposium on Digital Life Technologies (DLT), Pingtung, Taiwan, Jun. 18-19, 2016. (Best Paper Award)