Qi Zhang  Qi Zhang photo         

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Research Staff Member, Blockchain Analytics
Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, USA, 10598


Professional Associations

Professional Associations:  IEEE Member


I am a Research Staff Member in Enterprise Solutions Department at IBM Thomas J. Watson Research.  I received Ph.D. from School of Computer Science at Georgia Institute of Technology in 2017, where I worked with Prof. Ling Liu. I received my Bachelor of Science and Master of Science degrees from Department of Computer Science & Technology at Huazhong University of Science and Technology in 2009 and 2012 respectively. (LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/qi-zhang-05477150)

My current research is focusing on blockchain system performance study and solutions design/development on IBM system Z (Blockchain on Z), and I am also interested in virtualization and big data systems.


  • Technical Program Committee of 2018 IEEE Blockchain
  • Chair of the Theme Track on Big Data Management and Systems, 2018 International Congress on Big Data
  • Technical Program Committee of 2019 IEEE International Conference on Blockchain and Cryptocurrency