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Hui Zhang
NEC Labs America
4 Independence Way Suite 200
Princeton, New Jersey, 08540
E-mail: huizhang at enl dot usc dot edu

Title

I graduated from

·         Department of Computer Sciences, and

·         Embedded Networks Laboratory

of  University of Southern California and joined NEC Labs America starting August 2005.

 

My Ph.D. advisors are 

·         Dr. Ashish Goel

·         Dr. Ramesh Govindan

News

·         Our paper on IT failure predictive analysis has been accepted by IEEE BigData 2016.

·         Our LogMine paper has been accepted by ACM CIKM 2016.

·         I am leading the Systems Research Department of NEC Labs. Please visit our website at http://www.nec-labs.com/research-departments/systems-research/systems-research-home.

Curriculum Vitae

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Research Interests

·         Methodological: algorithms, data analytics, optimization, stream processing. 

·         Applications: Big Data platforms for log analytics; high-performance distributed systems; middleware for simplifying data center management; scaling Cloud Computing services.

 

Selected Publications

·        Next-generation Data Centers

§ iPOEM: A GPS Tool for Integrated Management in Virtualized Data Centers. Hui Zhang, Kenji Yoshihira, Ya-Yunn Su, Geoff Jiang, Ming Chen, Xiaorui Wang. The 8th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Autonomic Computing (ICAC 2011), Karlsruhe, Germany, June 2011.

·        Distributed System Performance Debugging

§  IntroPerf: Transparent Context-Sensitive Multi-Layer Performance Inference using System Stack Traces . Chung Hwan Kim, Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Xiangyu Zhang, Dongyan Xu. ACM SIGMETRICS 2014.

·        Network and Internet Algorithms

§  Enabling Layer-2 Pathlet Tracing through Context Encoding in Software Defined Networks . Hui Zhang, Cristian Lumezanu, Junghwan Rhee, Nipun Arora, Qiang Xu, Guofei Jiang. ACM HotSDN 2014.

§Making Eigenvector-based Reputation Systems Robust to Collusion. Hui Zhang, Ashish Goel, Ramesh Govindan, Kahn Mason, and Benjamin Van Roy. The third Workshop on Algorithms and Models for the Web Graph, October 2004.

·        Peer-to-Peer and Overlay Systems

§ Improving Lookup Latency in Distributed Hash Table Systems using Random Sampling. Hui Zhang, Ashish Goel and Ramesh Govindan. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Vol.13, No.5, October 2005. Extended from the SIGMETRICS 2003 paper.

 

Publications (full list)

·        Journal Articles

§  Proactive Workload Management in Hybrid Cloud Computing. Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira, Haifeng Chen. IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, Volume:11 , Issue: 1, March 2014.

§  Understanding Internet Video Sharing Site Workload: A View from Data Center.  Xiaozhu Kang, Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Haifeng Chen, Xiaoqiao Meng, and Kenji Yoshihira. Elsevier Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation, Volume 21, Issue 2, February 2010, Pages 129-138. Special issue on Network Technologies for Emerging Broadband Multimedia Services.

§  Fast Indexing for Large-scale Networked System Modeling. Hui Zhang, Haifeng Chen, Guofei Jiang, Xiaoqiao Meng, and Kenji Yoshihira. Journal of Networks, Vol 4, No 8 (2009), 734-742, Oct 2009.  

§  Improving Lookup Latency in Distributed Hash Table Systems using Random Sampling. Hui Zhang, Ashish Goel and Ramesh Govindan. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking Vol.13, No.5, October 2005. A technical report version is available as USC Computer Science technical report 04-825.

§  An Empirical Evaluation of Internet Latency Expansion. Hui Zhang, Ashish Goel and Ramesh Govindan. ACM SIGCOMM Computer Communication Review, Vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 93-97. A technical report version is available as USC Computer Science technical report 04-822.

§  Using the Small-World Model to Improve Freenet Performance. Hui Zhang, Ashish Goel and Ramesh Govindan. Computer Networks Journal. Volume 46, Issue 4, Page 555-574, November 2004.

§  Fuzzy-Timing Petri Nets Modeling and Simulation of a Networked Virtual Environment - NICE. Yi Zhou, Tadao Murata, Thomas A. DeFanti, and Hui Zhang. IEICE Transactions on Fundamentals, Vol.E83-A, No.11, November 2000.

·        Book Chapters

§  Challenge and Chance: A P2P Distributed Services Network for Mobile Internet. Yunfei Zhang, Hui Zhang, Yang Li, Jin Peng and Guangyu Shi. Pages 97-117. Future Internet Services and Service Architectures, edited by A. R. Prasad, J. F. Buford, V. K. Gurbani. River Publishers, 2011. ISBN 978-87-92329-59-2.

§  A Scalable Publish/Subscribe Broker Network using Active Load Balancing. Hui Zhang, Abhishek Sharma, Yunfei Zhang, Samrat Ganguly, Sudeept Bhatnagar, Rauf Izmailov. Page 317-337, Future Internet Services and Service Architectures, edited by A. R. Prasad, J. F. Buford, V. K. Gurbani. River Publishers, 2011. ISBN 978-87-92329-59-2.

§  Enabling Information Confidentiality in Publish/Subscribe Overlay Networks. Hui Zhang, Haifeng Chen, Guofei Jiang, Xiaoqiao Meng, Kenji Yoshihira, and Abhishek Sharma. in Handbook of Security and Networks, edited by Y. Xiao, F. Li, and H. Chen. World Scientific Publishing Co., 2009.

·        Peer-reviewed Conferences and Workshops

§  Automated IT System Failure Prediction: A Deep Learning Approach. Ke Zhang, Jianwu Xu, Martin Renqiang Min, Guofei Jiang, Konstantinos Pelechrinis, and Hui Zhang. The 2016 IEEE International Conference on Big Data (IEEE Big Data 2016).

§  LogMine: Fast Pattern Recognition for Log Analytics. Hossein Hamooni, Biplob Debnath, Jianwu Xu, Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang and Abdullah Mueen. The 25th ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management(CIKM 2016).

§  Detecting Stack Layout Corruptions with Robust Stack Unwinding. Yangchun Fuz, Junghwan Rhee, Zhiqiang Lin, Zhichun Li, Hui Zhang, and Guofei Jiang. The 19th International Symposium on Research in Attacks, Intrusions and Defenses (RAID 2016).

§  PInfer: Learning to Infer Concurrent Request Paths from System Kernel Events. Hongteng Xu, Xia Ning, Hui Zhang, Junghwan Rhee, Guofei Jiang. the 13th IEEE Conference on Autonomic Computing(ICAC 2016).

§  CloudSeer: Workflow Monitoring of Cloud Infrastructures via Interleaved Logs. Xiao Lester Yu, Pallavi Joshi, Jianwu Xu, Guoliang Jin, Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang. ACM ASPLOS 2016.

§  PerfScope: Practical Online Server Performance Bug Inference in Production Cloud Computing Infrastructures . Daniel J. Dean, Hiep Nguyen, Xiaohui Gu, Hui Zhang, Junghwan Rhee, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang. ACM SoCC 2014.

§  An Analytics Approach to Traffic Analysis in Network Virtualization . Hui Zhang, Junghwan Rhee, Nipun Arora, Qiang Xu, Cristian Lumezanu, Guofei Jiang. IEEE/IFIP CNSM 2014, short papers session.

§  Enabling Layer-2 Pathlet Tracing through Context Encoding in Software Defined Networks . Hui Zhang, Cristian Lumezanu, Junghwan Rhee, Nipun Arora, Qiang Xu, Guofei Jiang. ACM HotSDN 2014.

§  IntroPerf: Transparent Context-Sensitive Multi-Layer Performance Inference using System Stack Traces . Chung Hwan Kim, Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Xiangyu Zhang, Dongyan Xu. ACM SIGMETRICS 2014.

§  CLUE: System Trace Analytics for Cloud Service Performance Diagnosis. Hui Zhang, Junghwan Rhee, Nipun Arora, Sahan Gamage, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira, Dongyan Xu. IEEE/IFIP NOMS 2014.

§  Software System Performance Debugging with Kernel Events Feature Guidance. Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE/IFIP NOMS 2014, short papers session.

§  Uscope: A Scalable Unified Tracer from Kernel to User Space. Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE/IFIP NOMS 2014, Mini-Conference.

§  DeltaPath: Precise and Scalable Calling Context Encoding . Qiang Zeng, Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Peng Liu. 2014 International Symposium on Code Generation and Optimization (CGO 2014).

§  HybNET: Network Manager for a Hybrid Network Infrastructure . Hui Lu, Nipun Arora, Hui Zhang, Cristian Lumezanu, Junghwan Rhee, and Guofei Jiang. ACM/IFIP/USENIX Middleware 2013, Industry Track.

§  iProbe: A Lightweight User-Level Dynamic Instrumentation Framework. Nipun Arora, Hui Zhang, Junghwan Rhee, Kenji Yoshihira, and Guofei Jiang. IEEE/ACM ASE 2013, Tools Track.

§  Predictive VM consolidation on multiple resources: beyond load balancing. Lei Lu, Hui Zhang, Evgenia Smirni, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE/ACM IWQoS 2013.

§  Untangling Mixed Information to Calibrate Resource Utilization in Virtual Machines. Lei Lu, Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Haifeng Chen, Kenji Yoshihira, Evgenia Smirni. ICAC 2011.

§  iPOEM: A GPS Tool for Integrated Management in Virtualized Data Centers. Hui Zhang, Kenji Yoshihira, Ya-Yunn Su, Guofei Jiang, Ming Chen, Xiaorui Wang. ICAC 2011.

§  EffectiveVM Sizing in Virtualized Data Centers. Ming Chen, Hui Zhang, Ya-Yunn Su, Xiaorui Wang, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE/IFIP IM 2011, Mini-Conference.

§  A Cooperative Sampling Approach to Discovering Optimal Configurations in Large Scale Computing Systems. Haifeng Chen, , Guofei Jiang, Hui Zhang, Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE SRDS 2010.

§  Supporting System-wide Similarity Queries in Networked System Management. Songyun Duan, Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Xiaoqiao Meng. IEEE/IFIP NOMS 2010.

§  Intelligent Workload Factoring for A Hybrid Cloud Computing Model. Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Haifeng Chen, Kenji Yoshihira, and Akhilesh Saxena. International Workshop on Cloud Services, in conjunction with ICWS2009.

§  Resilient Workload Manager: Taming Bursty Workload of Scaling Internet Applications . Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Haifeng Chen, Kenji Yoshihira, and Akhilesh Saxena. ICAC2009.

§  Boosting the Performance of Computing Systems through Adaptive Configuration Tuning. Haifeng Chen, Guofei Jiang, Hui Zhang, and Kenji Yoshihira. ACM SAC 2009.

§  Measurement, Modeling, and Analysis of Internet Video Sharing Site Workload: A Case Study. Xiaozhu Kang, Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Haifeng Chen, Xiaoqiao Meng, and Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE ICWS 2008.

§  Fast Statistical Relationship Discovery in Massive Monitoring Data . Hui Zhang, Haifeng Chen, Guofei Jiang, Xiaoqiao Meng, and Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE ANM'08 .

§  Understanding Internet Video Sharing Site Workload: A View from Data Center Design. Xiaozhu Kang, Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Haifeng Chen, Xiaoqiao Meng, and Kenji Yoshihira. Poster paper, WWW 2008.

§  Optimal Load Balancing in Publish/Subscribe Broker Networks. Hui Zhang, Samrat Ganguly, Sudeept Bhatnagar, Rauf Izmailov, and Abhishek Sharma. IEEE ICC 2008.

§  Enabling Information Confidentiality in Publish/Subscribe Overlay Services. Hui Zhang, Abhishek Sharma, Haifeng Chen, Guofei Jiang, Xiaoqiao Meng, and Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE ICC 2008.

§  Automatic Profiling of Network Event Sequences: Algorithm and Applications. Xiaoqiao Meng, Guofei Jiang, Hui Zhang, Haifeng Chen, and Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE INFOCOM 2008.

§  Real-time Application Monitoring and Diagnosis for Service Hosting Platforms of Black Boxes. Huadong Liu, Hui Zhang, Rauf Izmailov, Guofei Jiang, and Xiaoqiao Meng. IM 2007.

§  Minimizing Metadata Access Latency in Wide Area Networked File Systems. Jian Liang, Aniruddha Bohra, Hui Zhang, Samrat Ganguly, and Rauf Izmailov. HiPC 2006.

§  Content Based Rate Estimation using Lazy Membership Testing . Fang Hao, Muralidharan S. Kodialam, T. V. Lakshman, Vivek Vishnumurthy, and Hui Zhang. IEEE INFOCOM 2006.

§  MIND: A Distributed Multi-Dimensional Indexing System for Network Diagnosis. Xin Li, Fang Bian, Hui Zhang, Christophe Diot, Ramesh Govindan, Wei Hong, and Gianluca Iannacoone. IEEE INFOCOM 2006.

§  Fast Payload-Based Flow Estimation for Traffic Monitoring and Network Security. Fang Hao, Muralidharan S. Kodialam, T. V. Lakshman, and Hui Zhang. ANCS 2005.

§  Advanced Query Techniques for Wide-Area Network Monitoring. Xin Li, Fang Bian, Hui Zhang, Christophe Diot, Ramesh Govindan, Wei Hong, and Gianluca Iannacoone. The first IEEE International Workshop on Networking Meets Databases, 2005.

§  Fast, Memory-Efficient Traffic Estimation by Coincidence Counting . Fang Hao, Muralidharan S. Kodialam, T. V. Lakshman, and Hui Zhang. IEEE INFOCOM 2005.

§  Making Eigenvector-based Reputation Systems Robust to Collusion . Hui Zhang, Ashish Goel, Ramesh Govindan, Kahn Mason, and Benjamin Van Roy. The third Workshop on Algorithms and Models for the Web Graph, October 2004. A more complete version is available as USC Computer Science technical report 04-817.

§  The Design of A Distributed Rating Scheme for Peer-to-peer Systems . Debojyoti Dutta, Ashish Goel, Ramesh Govindan, and Hui Zhang. The first Workshop on Economic Issues in Peer-to-Peer Systems, Berkeley, CA (June 5-6, 2003).

§  Incrementally Improving Lookup Latency in Distributed Hash Table Systems . Hui Zhang, Ashish Goel and Ramesh Govindan. appeared in ACM SIGMETRICS, 2003. A more complete version with proofs is available as USC Computer Science technical report 03-786 .

§  Using the Small-World Model to Improve Freenet Performance. Hui Zhang, Ashish Goel and Ramesh Govindan. appeared in IEEE INFOCOM, 2002. A one-page summary was presented as a SIGCOMM2001 poster and appeared on Computer Communication Review.

§  A Petri Net Based Deadlock Detection for A Class of Parallel systems. Hui Zhang, and Yingping. Zheng. Proc. of the 14th World Congress of International Federation of Automation Control, 1999.

Software & Data Traces

·         Freenet simulator.  

q  Related paper: Using the Small-World Model to Improve Freenet Performance. Hui Zhang, Ashish Goel and Ramesh Govindan. appeared in IEEE INFOCOM, 2002.

q  Links: README, simulator package.

·         Data traces on Yahoo! Video stream workload.  

q  Related paper: Measurement, Modeling, and Analysis of Internet Video Sharing Site Workload: A Case Study. Xiaozhu Kang, Hui Zhang, Guofei Jiang, Haifeng Chen, Xiaoqiao Meng, and Kenji Yoshihira. IEEE ICWS 2008.

q  Links: README, Data trace tarball, Metadata on video duration informantion.

Patents

·         Method and system for computer assisted hot-tracing mechanism. Nipun Arora, Hui Zhang, Junghwan Rhee, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. United State Patent 9,489,286.

·         Guarding a monitoring scope and interpreting partial control flow context. Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Qiang Zeng. United State Patent 9,471,461.

·         Hybrid network management. Nipun Arora, Hui Zhang, Cristian Lumezanu, Junghwan Rhee, Guofei Jiang, Hui Lu. United State Patent 9,450,823.

·         Path selection in hybrid networks. Cristian Lumezanu, Cheng Jin, Hui Zhang, Abhishek Sharma, Qiang Xu, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang. United State Patent 9,413,646.

·         System and method for profiling requests in service systems . Hui Zhang, Xia Ning, Junghwan Rhee, Guofei Jiang, Hongteng Xu. United State Patent 9,367,821.

·         Transparent performance inference of whole software layers and context-sensitive performance debugging . Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Chung Hwan Kim. United State Patent 9,367,428.

·         Method and Apparatus for Correlated Tracing with Automated Multi-Layer Function Instrumentation Localization. Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira, Myoungku Song. United State Patent 9,092,568.

·         Method and System for Software System Performance Diagnosis with Kernel Event Feature Guidance. Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. United State Patent 9,075,912.

·         Method and Apparatus for Coordinated Energy Management (EM) in Virtualized Data Centers. Hui Zhang, Ya-Yunn Su, Geoff Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. China Patent ZL201180006015.3.

·         Blackbox Memory Monitoring with a Calling Context Memory Map and Semantic Extraction. Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. United State Patent 9,003,240.

·         Efficient Unified Tracing of Kernel and User Events with Multi-Mode Stacking. Junghwan Rhee, Hui Zhang, Nipun Arora, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. United State Patent 8,898,644.

·         Method for Request Profiling in Service Systems with Kernel Events. Hui Zhang, Junghwan Rhee, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. United State Patent 8,875,158.

·         Calculating Virtual Machine Resource Utiltization Information. Hui Zhang, Haifeng Chen, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. United State Patent 8,806,487.

·         DPAS: A Decentralized Probability based Active Sampling Approach for Discovering System Optimal Configurations. Haifeng Chen, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira, Hui Zhang, Xiaoqiao Meng. Japan Patent 5,356,396.

·         System Positioning Services in Data Centers. Hui Zhang, Kenji Yoshihira, Ya-Yunn Su, Geoff Jiang. United State Patent 8,539,060.

·         Method and Apparatus for Coordinated Energy Management in Virtualized Data Centers. Hui Zhang, Ya-Yunn Su, Geoff Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira. United State Patent 8,402,140.

·         Discovering Optimal System Configurations Using Decentralized Probability Based Active Sampling. Haifeng Chen, Guofei Jiang, Kenji Yoshihira, Hui Zhang, Xiaoqiao Meng. United State Patent 8,095,486.

·         Automatic Profiling of Network Event Sequences. Xiaoqiao Meng, Guofei Jiang, Hui Zhang, Haifeng Chen, Kenji Yoshihira. United State Patent 8,200,797.

·         Wide Area Networked File System. Hui Zhang, Aniruddha Bohra, Samrat Ganguly, Rauf Izmailov, and Jian Liang. United State Patent 7,840,618.

·         Method and Apparatus for Coincidence Counting for Estimating Flow Statistics. Fang Hao, Muralidharan S. Kodialam, T. V. Lakshman, and Hui Zhang. United States Patent 7,957,272.

·         Method and Apparatus for Payload-Based Flow Estimation. Fang Hao, Muralidharan S. Kodialam, T. V. Lakshman, and Hui Zhang. United States Patent 7,639,611.

Talks

·         An Analytics Approach to Traffic Analysis in Network Virtualization. at IEEE/IFIP CNSM 2014 , Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. November 19, 2014.

·         Enabling Layer-2 Pathlet Tracing through Context Encoding in Software Defined Networks. at ACM HotSDN 2014 , Chicago, Illinois. August 22, 2014.

·         IntroPerf: Transparent Context-Sensitive Multi-Layer Performance Inference using System Stack Traces . at ACM SIGMETRICS 2014 , Austin, Texas. June 18, 2014.

·         CLUE: System Trace Analytics for Cloud Service Performance Diagnosis. at IEEE/IFIP NOMS 2014 , Krakow, Poland. May 6, 2014.

·         Uscope: A Scalable Unified Tracer from Kernel to User Space. at IEEE/IFIP NOMS 2014, Mini-Conference , Krakow, Poland. May 6, 2014

·         Predictive VM consolidation on multiple resources: beyond load balancing. at IEEE/ACM IWQoS 2013, Montreal, Canada. June 3, 2013.

·         iPOEM: A GPS Tool for Integrated Management in Virtualized Data Centers. at IEEE/ACM ICAC 2011 , Karlsruhe, Germany. June 15, 2011.

·         EffectiveVM Sizing in Virtualized Data Centers. at IEEE/IFIP IM 2011 , Dublin, Ireland. May 23, 2011.

·         Designing a Warehouse-sized Video Streaming Sever for Bursty Workload - A Hybrid Cloud Approach. at University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA. May 28, 2010.

·         Supporting System-Wide Similarity Queries for Networked System Management . at IEEE/IFIP NOMS 2010 , Osaka, Japan. April 22, 2010.

·         Designing a Warehouse-sized Video Streaming Sever - A Hybrid Cloud Approach. at Polytechnic Institute, New York University, New York, USA. January 28, 2010.

·         Intelligent Workload Factoring for A Hybrid Cloud Computing Model. at IEEE IWCS 2009, Los Angeles, USA. July 2009.

·         Optimal Load Balancing in Publish/Subscribe Broker Networks using Active Workload Management.. at China Mobile Research Institute, Beijing , China. May 2008.

·         Enabling Information Confidentiality in Publish/Subscribe Overlay Services.. at IEEE ICC08, Beijing , China. May 2008.

·         Fast Statistical Relationship Discovery in Massive Monitoring Data.. at IEEE ANM08, Phoenix , USA. April 2008.

·         Real-time Application Monitoring and Diagnosis for Service Hosting Platforms of Black Boxes.. at IM07, Munich , Germany , May 2007.

·         Fast, Memory-Efficient Traffic Estimation by Coincidence Counting . at IEEE INFOCOM2005, Miami , 2005.

·         Making Eigenvector-based Reputation Systems Robust to Collusion. at WAW04, Rome , Italy , October 2004.

·         Making PageRank Algorithm Robust to Collusion. at Google Inc, April 2004.

·         The Design of A Distributed Rating Scheme for Peer-to-peer Systems . at the first Workshop on Economic Issues in Peer-to-Peer Systems, Berkeley , CA , 2003.

·         Incrementally Improving Lookup Latency in Distributed Hash Table Systems . at ACM SIGMETRICS2003, San Diego , CA , 2003.

·         Using the Small-World Model to Improve Freenet Performance. at IEEE INFOCOM2002, New York , 2002.

·         Using the Small-World Model to Improve Freenet Performance. at INFORMS Telecomm, Florida , 2002.

Professional Services

·         TPC member, Next-Generation Networking Symposium, IEEE ICC 2016.

·         TPC member, Communications Software, Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium, IEEE ICC 2016.

·         TPC member, Next-Generation Networking Symposium, IEEE Globecom 2015.

·         TPC member, Next-Generation Networking Symposium, IEEE ICC 2014.

·         TPC member, 2013 International Conference on Connected Vehicles & Expo.

·         Session Chair(QoS in Cloud and Data Centers), IEEE/ACM IWQoS 2013.

·         TPC member, IEEE/ACM IWQoS 2013.

·         TPC member, Next-Generation Networking Symposium, IEEE Globecom 2013.

·         TPC member, 13th IEEE/ACM International Symposium On Cluster, Cloud And Grid Computing (CCGrid 2013).

·         TPC member, Communication Software and Services Symposium, IEEE ICC 2013.

·         TPC member, Next-Generation Networking Symposium, IEEE ICC 2013.

·         Publications chair, the 8th International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM 2012).

·         TPC member, Next-Generation Networking and Internet Symposium, IEEE Globecom 2012.

·         TPC member, Next-Generation Networking Symposium, IEEE ICC 2012.

·         TPC member, Communication Software, Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium, IEEE ICC 2012.

·         TPC member, Communication Software and Service Symposium, ICNC 2012.

·         TPC member, the 3rd International Workshop on Cloud Services (IWCS'11), in conjunction with the 8th IEEE International Conference on e-Business Engineering(ICEBE 2011).

·         TPC member, International workshop on Cloud Computing: Architecture, Algorithms and Applications (CloudComp2011), in conjunction with International Conference on Advances in Computing and Communications (ACC-2011).

·         TPC member, IEEE INFOCOM 2011 Workshop on Cloud Computing.

·         TPC member, Next Generation Networking and Internet Symposium of the 2011 IEEE International Conference on Communications, 2011.

·         TPC member, the 2nd International Workshop on Cloud Services, in conjunction with the 7th IEEE International Conference on e-Business Engineering(ICEBE 2010).

·         TPC member, Communication Software, Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium, IEEE GLOBECOM 2010.

·         TPC member, 18th IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2010).

·         TPC member, the International Conference on Network and System Security, 2009, 2010.

·         TPC member, Information and Network Security Symposium of the 2008 IEEE International Conference on Communications, 2008.

·         Session Chair (P2P Networking), Advances in Networks and Internet Symposium of the 2008 IEEE International Conference on Communications, 2008.

·         External reviewer for

q  Journals  - ACM Transactions on Modeling and Performance Evaluation of Computing Systems, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, Elsevier Journal of Systems and Software, IEEE Transactions on Reliability, Springer Cluster Computing Journal, IBM Systems Journal, Tsinghua Science and Technology, ACM Transactions on the Web, IEEE Communication Letters, IEEE Network Magazine, IEEE Journals on Selected Areas in Communications,  Springer Journal of Distributed Computing,  IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Elsevier Journal of Future Generation Computer Systems, Journal of Communications (Academy Publisher).

q  Conferences - ICNP 2007, DSN 2007, WORLDS’05, SIGMETRICS 2005,  SenSys 2004, IPSN 2004, HiPC 2004,  INFOCOM 2004 & 2002, ICDCS 2002.

Student Mentoring (internship, dissertation committee)

·         Jian Liang (Polytechnic Institute of NYU): internship, summer 2005.

·         Huadong Liu (University of Tennessee): internship, summer 2006.

·         Abhishek Bhan Sharma (University of Southern California): internship, summer 2006.

·         Xiaozhu Kang (Columbia University):  internship, summer & fall 2007; Ph.D. thesis.

·         Songyun Duan (Duke University): internship, summer 2008.

·         Ming Chen (University of Tennessee): internship, summer 2009, spring 2010; Ph.D. thesis (courtesy member).

·         Lei Lu (College of William and Mary): internship, summer 2010; Ph.D. thesis.

·         Sahan Gamage (Purdue University): internship, summer 2011.

·         Daniel Dean (North Carolina State University): internship, summer 2012.

·         Kai Ma (Ohio State University): internship, fall 2012.

·         Behnaz Arzani (University of Pennsylvania): internship, summer 2013.

·         Hongteng Xu (Gatech): internship, summer 2014.

·         Cheng Li (Rutgers University): Ph.D. thesis (external member), 2014.

·         Chen Chen (UPenn): internship, summer 2015.

Miscellaneous 

·         USC ENL Hompage

·         My wedding pictures

·         My daughter's pictures


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