Welcome to Tony's personal website
My name is Tony Zhang. I’m a second-year PhD student at the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, working under the guidance of Manos Kapritsos. I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Compueter Science and Mathematics from Cornell University in 2018! 🎓 Between Cornell and UMich, I was a software engineer at Oracle.
- Eli Goldweber, Nuda Zhang, Manos Kapritsos, Brief Announcement: On the Significance of Consecutive Ballots in Paxos, 39th ACM Symposium on Principles of Distributed Computing (PODC 2020) link
Current leisure pursuits:
- Snowboarding 🏂
- Running 🏃♂️
- Photography 📷
Books that I recommend 📚:
- All the Light We Cannot See, Anthony Doerr
- Simply a perfect piece of prose.
- Basic Economics, Thomas Sowell
- An intuitive and comprehensive guide to economic thinking for the uninitiated.
- Catch-22, Joseph Heller
- I have seen first hand the absurdities that happens in the military. This book sums it up with satirical humor.
Profile last updated on: 28 August 2020