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You-Wei Cheah

You-Wei Cheah
Computer Systems Engineer
Phone: +1 (510) 486-6752

Biographical Sketch

You-Wei Cheah is a Computer Systems Engineer in the Data Science and Technology (DST) department's Usable Software Systems (USS) Group. His work resolves around building scientific cyber infrastructure, in particular, data processing and management pipelines.

He received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Indiana University, and has double B.Sc. degrees in Computer Science and Mathematics from Indiana University.

Journal Articles

DC Miller, D Agarwal, D Bhattacharyya, J Boverhof, YW Cheah, Y Chen, J Eslick, J Leek, J Ma, P Mahapatra, B Ng, NV Sahinidis, C Tong, SE Zitney, "Innovative computational tools and models for the design, optimization and control of carbon capture processes", Computer Aided Chemical Engineering, 2016, 38:2391--2396, doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-63428-3.50403-3

D Agarwal, YW Cheah, D Fay, J Fay, D Guo, T Hey, M Humphrey, K Jackson, Jie Li, C Poulain, Y Ryu, C Van Ingen, "Data-intensive science: The Terapixel and MODISAzure projects", International Journal of High Performance Computing Applications, 2011, 25:304--316, doi: 10.1177/1094342011414746

Conference Papers

YW Cheah, J Boverhof, A Elbashandy, D Agarwal, J Leek, T Epperly, J Eslick, D Miller, "Data management and simulation support accelerating carbon capture through computing", Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE 12th International Conference on e-Science, e-Science 2016, 2017, 389--398, doi: 10.1109/eScience.2016.7870924

Gilberto Z. Pastorello, Dan K. Gunter, Housen Chu, Danielle S. Christianson, Carlo Trotta, Eleonora Canfora, Boris Faybishenko, You-Wei Cheah, Norm Beekwilder, Stephen W. Chan, Sigrid Dengel, Trevor Keenan, Fianna O Brien, Abderahman Elbashandy, Cristina M. Poindexter, Marty Humphrey, Dario Papale, Deb A. Agarwal, "Hunting Data Rogues at Scale: Data Quality Control for Observational Data in Research Infrastructures", Proceedings of the 13th IEEE International Conference on e-Science (e-Science 2017), Auckland, New Zealand, 2017, doi: 10.1109/eScience.2017.64

You-Wei Cheah, Richard Canon, Beth Plale, Lavanya Ramakrishnan, "Milieu: Provenance Collection and Query Framework for High Performance Computing Systems", IEEE Big Data Congress, 2013,


You-Wei Cheah, Danielle Svehla Christianson, Housen Chu, Gilberto Pastorello, Fianna O’Brien, Yeongshnn Ong, Catharine van Ingen, Margaret Torn, Deb Agarwal, AmeriFlux BADM: Implementing lessons from 12 years of long-tail data management into next generation earth science systems (IN34A-03), 2018 AGU Fall Meeting, Washington, D.C., December 12, 2018,

Cheah You-Wei, Drew Paine, Devarshi Ghoshal, Lavanya Ramakrishnan, Bringing Data Science to Qualitative Analysis, 2018 IEEE 14th International Conference on e-Science, Pages: 325-326 2018, doi: 10.1109/eScience.2018.00076