Zhiwei Zhao / 赵志为
Associate Professor, PhD Supervisor @ UESTC
Our research group at UESTC
School of Computer Science and Engineering
University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC)
Email: zzw [at] uestc.edu.cn | zhaozw.cs [at] gmail.com
Office: Room B1-705-2, Main Building, UESTC (Qingshuihe), Chengdu, China
Zhiwei is currently an associate professor at College of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China (UESTC).
He got his PhD degree in College of Computer Science, Zhejiang University, China.
He is a former member of EmNets (led by Prof. Wei Dong), EAGLE lab (led by Prof. Jiajun Bu and Prof. Chun Chen).
He received his Bachelor's Degree in School of Electronic and Information Engineering from Xi'an Jiaotong University in 2010.
His research interests include wireless and mobile computing, low power and networked systems, edge computing, embedded intelligence, future networks, etc.
He is a member of CCF, ACM and IEEE.
Our research group can be found here.
2017.1-2017.12, Visiting Research Associate, College of Computer Science, Univerity of Exeter.
2015.9-Present, College of Computer Science and Engineering, UESTC.
2010.9-2015.9, PhD at School of Computer Science, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province.
2006.9-2010.7, Bechelor at School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, Shannxi Province.
- Study on Edge Computing for Urban Internet-of-Things, National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), 2020.01~2023.12.
- Study on Task Offloading in Low-power Edge-IoT Systems, China Postdoctoral Science Foundation (First Class), 2019.01~2020.12.
- Data Collection and Pre-Processing in Low-power and Heterogeneous Smart Healthcare Systems, the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities, 2017.01~2018.12.
- Study on wireless link correlation: Modeling, Measurement and Applications, National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), 2017.01~2019.12.
- Event-based Code Diagnosis for Networked Embedded Systems, National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC), 2015.01~2018.12.
- Study on wireless dissemination protocols based on link correlation, Open research fundings of key laboratory of Zhejiang Province, 2013.10~2014.10.
- Software update for networked embedded systems, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2013.1~2015.12.
- Reprogramming protocols and modeling in wireless sensor networks, Special Foundation for Doctor Stations, 2013.1~2015.12.
- Security and privacy on wireless sensor networks and internet of things, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 2011.1~2013.12.
- Weifeng Gao, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min, Qiang Ni and Yuhong Jiang, Resource Allocation for Latency-aware Federated Learning in Industrial Internet-of-Things, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2021
- Wang Miao, Geyong Min, Xu Zhang, Zhiwei Zhao and Jia Hu, Performance Modelling and Quantitative Analysis of Vehicular Edge Computing with Bursty Task Arrivals, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2021
- Wenliang Mao, Zhiwei Zhao*, Zheng Chang, Geyong Min and Weifeng Gao, Energy Efficient Industrial Internet of Things: Overview and Open issues, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2021
- Rong Cong, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min, Chenyuan Feng and Yuhong Jiang, EdgeGO: A Mobile Resource-sharing Framework for 6G Edge Computing in Massive IoT Systems, IEEE Internet-of-Things Journal, 2021
- Zhiwei Zhao, Geyong Min, Wei Dong, Xue Liu, Weifeng Gao, Tao Gu, Minghang Yang, Exploiting Link Diversity for Perforamnce-aware and Repeatable Simulation in Low-power Wireless Networks, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking(ToN), 2020
- Chang Shu, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min, Jia Hu, Deploying Network Functions for Multi-Access Edge-IoT with Deep Reinforcement Learning, IEEE Internet-of-Things Journal, 2020
- Zi Wang, Jia Hu, Geyong Min, Zhiwei Zhao and Jin Wang, Data Augmentation based Cellular Traffic Prediction in Edge Computing Enabled Smart City, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2020
- Zhengxin Yu, Jia Hu, Geyong Min, Zhiwei Zhao, Wang Miao, MS Houssain, Mobility-aware Proactive Edge Caching for Connected Vehicles Using Federated Learning, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 2020
- Weifeng Gao, Zhiwei Zhao*, Zhengxin Yu*, Geyong Min, Minghang Yang and Wenjie Huang, Edge Computing based Channel Allocation for Deadline-driven IoT Networks, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, 2020.
- Chang Shu, Zhiwei Zhao*, Yunpeng Han, Geyong Min and Hancong Duan, Multi-User Offloading for Edge Computing Networks: A Dependency-Aware and Latency-Optimal Approach (extended), IEEE Internet-of-Things Journal, Accepted to appear, 2019.
- Jothi Prasanna Shanmuga Sundaram, Wan Du, and Zhiwei Zhao. "A Survey on LoRa Networking: Research Problems, Current Solutions and Open Issues." IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, 2019.
- Chang Shu, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min and Shuowei Chen, Mobile Edge Aided Data Dissemination for Wireless Healthcare Systems, IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems, Accepted to appear, 2019.
- Wang Miao, Geyong Min, Yulei Wu, Haojun Huang, Zhiwei Zhao, Haozhe Wang and Chunbo Luo, Stochastic Performance Analysis of Network Function Virtualisation in Future Internet, IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 37(3): 613-626, 2019.
- Gonglong Chen, Wei Dong, Zhiwei Zhao, Tao Gu, Accurate Corruption Estimation in ZigBee Under Cross-Technology Interference, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, To appear, 2018.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Geyong Min*, Weifeng Gao, Yulei Wu, Hancong Duan and Qiang Ni, Deploying Edge Computing Servers for Large-scale IoT: A Diversity Aware Approach, IEEE Internet-of-Things Journal, To appear, 2018.
- Lawrence Muriira, Zhiwei Zhao and Geyong Min, Exploiting Linear Support Vector Machine for Correlation-Based High Dimensional Data Classification in Wireless Sensor Networks, Sensors Journal, To appear, 2018.
- 尹浩,郭东超,吕勇强,杨鹏,赵志为,张尧学, 主动防御的双结构网络, 中国科学：信息科学, To appear, 2018.
- Zi Wang, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min, Xinyuan Huang, Qiang Ni and Rong Wang, User Mobility Aware Task Assignment for Mobile Edge Computing, Future Generation Computer Systems, To appear, 2018.
- Long Cheng, Jianwei Niu, Chengwen Luo, Lei Shu, Linghe Kong, Zhiwei Zhao and Yu Gu, Towards minimum-delay and energy-efficient flooding in low-duty-cycle wireless sensor networks, Computer Networks, 134:66-77, 2018.
- Yuyi Fang, Zhiwei Zhao*, Zi Wang, Geyong Min, Yue Cao*, Haojun Huang and Hao Yin, Eavesdrop with PoKeMon: Position Free Keystroke Monitoring using Acoustic Data, Future Generation Computer Systems, To Appear, 2017.
- Weiwang Li, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min, Hancong Duan, Qiang Ni and Zifei Zhao, Reordering Webpage Objects for Optimizing Quality-of-Experience, IEEE Access, 5:6626-6635, 2017.
- Weifeng Gao, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min, Yue Cao, Hancong Duan, Lu Liu, Yimiao Long and Guangqiang Yin, Link Quality Aware Channel Allocation for Multichannel Body Sensor Networks, Pervasive and Mobile Computing (PMC), To Appear, 2017.
- Feiyu Chen, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min, Weifeng Gao, Jinjun Chen, Hancong Duan and Po Yang, Speed Control of Mobile Chargers Serving Wireless Rechargeable Networks, Future Generation Computer Systems (FGCS), To Appear, 2017.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Wei Dong*, Gonglong Chen, Geyong Min, Tao Gu and Jiajun Bu, Embracing Corruption Burstiness: Fast Error Recovery for ZigBee under Wi-Fi Interference, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), 16(9):2518-2530, 2017.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Wei Dong*, Jiajun Bu, Tao Gu and Geyong Min, Accurate and Generic Sender Selection for Bulk Data Dissemination in Low-Power Wireless Networks, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), 25(2):948-959, 2017.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Zi Wang, Geyong Min and Yue Cao*, Highly-Efficient Bulk Data Transfer for Structured Dissemination in Wireless Embedded Network Systems, Elsevier Journal of Systems Architecture (JSA), 72:19-28, Jan, 2017.
- Yue Cao, Ye Miao, Geyong Min, Tong Wang, Zhiwei Zhao* and Houbing Song, Vehicular-Publish/Subscribe (V-P/S) Communication Enabled On-the-move EV Charging Management, IEEE Communications Magazine (ComMag), 54(12):84-92, 2016.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Jiajun Bu, Wei Dong*, Tao Gu and Xianghua Xu, CoCo+: Exploiting Correlated Core for Energy Efficient Dissemination in Wireless Sensor Networks, Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks (AdHoc), 37(2):404-417, 2016.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Wei Dong*, Jiajun Bu, Yu Gu and Chun Chen, Link Correlation Aware Data Dissemination in Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics (IEEE TIE), 62(9):5747-5757, 2015.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Xianghua Xu*, Wei Dong, and Jiajun Bu, An Accurate Link Correlation Estimator for Improving Wireless Protocol Performance, Sensors, 15(2):4273-4290, 2015.
- Wei Dong, Yi Gao, Zhiwei Zhao, and Xianghua Xu, On the Simulation of Networked Sensor Systems, Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks (AHSWN), 28(1):65-82, 2015.
- Wei Dong, Yunhao Liu, Zhiwei Zhao, Xue Liu, Chun Chen, and Jiajun Bu, Link Quality Aware Code Dissemination in Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (IEEE TPDS), 25(7):1776-1786, 2014.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Jiajun Bu*, Yonggang Wang, Integrated Mutual Selection based Code Dissemination for Reprogramming Wireless Sensor Networks, The Journal of China Universities of Posts and Telecommunications, 20(1):79-114, 2013.
- Wei Dong, Yunhao Liu, Chun Chen, Jiajun Bu, Chao Huang, and Zhiwei Zhao, R2: Incremental Reprogramming using Relocatable Code in Networked Embedded Systems, IEEE Transactions on Computers (IEEE TC), 62(9):1837-1849, 2013.
- Chenyuan Feng, Howard H. Yang, Deshun Hu, Zhiwei Zhao, Tony Q. S. Quek, Geyong Min, Federated Learning with User Mobility in Hierarchical Wireless Networks, IEEE GlobeCom 2021.
- Weifeng Gao, Zhiwei Zhao* and Geyong Min, AdapLoRa: Resource Adaptation for Maximizing Network Lifetime in LoRa networks, IEEE ICNP 2020.
- Wenjie Huang, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min, Xiaolong An and Jingjing Li, Dynamic Scheduling for Urban Instant Delivery with Strict Deadlines, IEEE ICC 2020, Dublin, Ireland, 7-11 June, 2020.
- Yunpeng Han, Zhiwei Zhao*, Jiwei Mo, Chang Shu and Geyong Min, Efficient Task Offloading with Dependency Guarantees in Ultra-Dense Edge Networks, IEEE GlobeCom 2019, HI, USA, Dec 9-13, 2019.
- Chang Shu, Zhiwei Zhao*, Yunpeng Han and Geyong Min, Dependency-Aware and Latency-Optimal Computation Offloading for Multi-User Edge Computing Networks (extension to IoTJ), IEEE SECON 2019, Boston, USA, June 10-13, 2019.
- Weifeng Gao, Wan Du, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min and Mukesh Singhal, Towards Energy-Fairness in LoRa Networks, IEEE ICDCS 2019, Dallas, USA, July 7-10, 2019.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Geyong Min*, Yaoyao Pang, Weifeng Gao and Jiamei Lv, Towards Fast and Reliable WiFi Authentication by Utilizing Visible Light Diversity, IEEE SECON 2019, Boston, USA, June 10-13, 2019.
- Wenliang Mao, Zhe Wang, Zhiwei Zhao and Geyong Min, Priority-Aware Bulk Data Transfer in Low-power IoT Networks, CoWireless Workshop, ACM EWSN 2019, Beijing, China, Feburary 25-27, 2019.
- Zhengxin Yu, Jia Hu, Geyong Min, Haochuan Liu, Zhiwei Zhao, Haozhe Wang and Nektarios Georgalas, Federated Learning Based Proactive Content Caching in Edge Computing, IEEE GlobeCom 2018, Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 9-13, 2018.
- Luqi Yang, Zhiwei Zhao* and Geyong Min, Audio-based User Verification Based on Customized Sentence Reading , IEEE Cyber Science and Technology Congress, Athens, Greece, August 12-15, 2018.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Zifei Zhao, Geyong Min*, Chang Shu, Zhe Wang and Hancong Duan, Non-intrusive Biometric Identification for Personalized Computing Using Wireless Big Data (Best paper candidate), IEEE UIC 2018, Guangzhou, China, October 8-12, 2018.
- Yuntong Zhang, Zhiwei Zhao*, Chang Shu, Geyong Min and Zhe Wang, Embedding Virtual Network Functions with Backup for Reliable Large-scale Edge Computing (Best paper candidate), IEEE EdgeCom 2018, Shanghai, China, June 22-24, 2018.
- Weifeng Gao, Wan Du, Zhiwei Zhao*, Reliable Channel Allocation for Mission Oriented Low-power Wireless Networks, IEEE INFOCOM Workshop MiseNet, 2018.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Wei Dong, Geyong Min, Gonglong Chen, Tao Gu and Jiajun Bu, Towards Repeatable Wireless Network Simulation Using Performance Aware Markov Model , IEEE INFOCOM 2018, Honolulu, HI, USA, April 15-19, 2018.
- Noushin Najjari, Geyong Min, Jia Hu, Zhiwei Zhao and Yulei Wu, Performance Analysis of WLANs with Heterogeneous and Bursty Multimedia Traffic , IEEE GlobeCom 2017, Singapore, December 4-8, 2017.
- Sun Mao, Supeng Leng, Quanxin Zhao, Zhiwei Zhao, Joint Power and Time Resource Optimization in Full‐Duplex Wireless‐Powered Communication Networks (Best Paper Award), The 13th IEEE International Conference on Green Computing and Communications (IEEE GreenCom 2017), Exeter, UK, June 21-23, 2017.
- Quanxin Zhao, Tong You, Xiaohui Ma, Yuming Mao, Supeng Leng, Ning Yang and Zhiwei Zhao, Mobile Edge Decoding for Saving Energy and Improving Experience, The 13th IEEE International Conference on Green Computing and Communications (IEEE GreenCom 2017), Exeter, UK, June 21-23, 2017.
- Zi Wang, Zifei Zhao, Geyong Min, Zhiwei Zhao* and Xinyuan Huang, Exploiting Mobile Sensor Data for Efficient Media Caching in Mobile Edge Networks, IEEE Cyber Science and Technology 2017, Orlando, USA, November 6-10, 2017.
- Gonglong Chen, Wei Dong, Zhiwei Zhao, Tao Gu, Towards Accurate Corruption Estimation in ZigBee Under Cross-Technology Interference, IEEE ICDCS 2017, Atlanta, USA, June 5-8, 2017.
- Feiyu Chen, Zhiwei Zhao*, Geyong Min and Yulei Wu, A Novel Approach for Path Plan of Mobile Chargers in Wireless Rechargeable Sensor Networks, IEEE MSN 2016, Hefei, China, December 16-18, 2016.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Wei Dong, Gaoyang Guan, Jiajun Bu, Tao Gu and Chun Chen, Modeling Link Correlation in Low Power Wireless Networks, IEEE INFOCOM 2015, Hong Kong, China, 26 April - 1 May, 2015.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Wei Dong, Tao Gu and Jiajun Bu, Exploiting Link Correlation for Core-based Dissemination in Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE SECON 2014, Singapore, 30 June - 3 July, 2014.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Gaoyang Guan, Qin Zhang and Xiaofan Wu, Accurate Link Correlation Measurement in Wireless Sensor Networks, IEEE CECN 2014, Beijing, China, December 12-15, 2014.
- Zhiwei Zhao, Yonggang Wang, Jiajun Bu, Adaptive Sender Selection for Reliable Broadcast in Wireless Sensor Networks, Symposium on China Wireless Sensor Networks 2012 (CWSN2012), Huangshan, China, October 25-27, 2012.
[Graduate program] Advanced Network Computing, Fall&Winter 2018-2019.
[Undergraduate program] Academic Research: Principles and Writing, Fall&Winter, 2016-2019.
[LiRen program] Experimental Development: HTML5 Web Apps, Winter 2015, Winter 2016.
[CS advances] Recent Advances in Future Mobile Internet, Fall&Winter 2016-2019.
Program chair: The 3rd International Symposium on Creative Computing (ISCC).
Publication chair: The 14th International Symposium on Pervasive Systems, Algorithms, and Networks, IEEE HPCC 2018.
TPC member: IEEE ICC 2021, IEEE CoWireless 2019, IEEE ICCCN 2019, ACM EWSN 2019, IEEE EWSN 2020, IEEE CSS 2017, IEEE DependSys 2017.
Editorial board member: International Journal on AdHoc Networking Systems.
Editor: IEEE OJ-COMS, Frontiers in Communications and Networks, Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience.
Workshop chair: The 2017 International Symposium on Advanced Topics in Computing Technology and Applications, The 2nd International Workshop on Mobile Social Networking and Computing (MSNCom-2017), The 4th International Workshop on Multi-access Edge Computing and Networking (MECN-2019).
Review: IEEE/ACM ToN, IEEE TMC, IEEE TPDS, IEEE TC, JCST, FGCS, Ad Hoc Networks, DCOSS, ICCCN, IEEE Sensors.
IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE MASS, IEEE COMST, CWSN, IEEE WCNC, AHSWN.
Networking Conference Statistics
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Networked Embedded Computing Group at Microsoft
Wireless And Networked Distributed Sensing Gourp(WANDS)
Daniel Situnayake (tinyml)
Hod Lipson (creative robots)
Daniel Johnson (MusicBigData)
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