Services and Activities

Departmental Services

  • 2016-17: Chair of the Colloquium Committee
  • 2016-18: Member of the Computing Resource Committee
  • 2017-18: Member of the Diversity Committee

Technical Program Committees (TPCs)

  • TPC Chair
    • HotPOST 2018, in conjunction with IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM) 2018
    • HotPOST 2017, in conjunction with IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS) 2017
  • TPC Member
    • IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS) 2018
    • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN) 2018
    • IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS) 2018
    • IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2018
    • IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC) 2017, 2018
    • IEEE 5G World Forum (5GWF) 2018
    • IEEE/GI/ITG International Conference on Networked Systems (NetSys) 2017
    • IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom) PhD Consortium 2016

Reviewer for Journals

  • IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications
  • IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
  • IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems
  • IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
  • IEEE Transactions on Services Computing
  • IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management
  • IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
  • IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking
  • IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing
  • ACM Transactions on Internet Technology
  • IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine
  • IEEE Network Magazine
  • Elsevier Computer Communications
  • Elsevier Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory
  • Elsevier Pervasive and Mobile Computing
  • Elsevier Information Sciences

Reviewer for Conferences/Workshops

  • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM) 2012, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS) 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • ACM Conference on Online Social Networks (COSN) 2014
  • IEEE International Workshop on Local and Metropolitan Area Networks (LANMAN) 2014
  • IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM) 2014
  • IEEE International Conference on Cloud Networking (CloudNet) 2012, 2013
  • IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (WoWMoM) 2011

Invited Participation

Invited Talks

  • Competitive Online Resource Allocation in Edge Computing, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Sept. 2017
  • Optimizing Cloud Resource Allocation and Reconfiguration, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, USA, June 2016
  • Smoothed Online Resource Allocation in Multi-Tier Distributed Cloud Networks, IEEE IPDPS, Chicago, IL, USA, May 2016
  • Online Social Network Data Placement over Geo-Distributed Clouds, Dublin City University, Dublin, Ireland, Sept. 2015
  • Placing Data of Socially Aware Services over Geo-Distributed Clouds, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, NY, USA, Sept. 2014
  • Placing Data of Socially Aware Services over Geo-Distributed Clouds, Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs, Dublin, Ireland, July 2014
  • Multi-Objective Data Placement for Multi-Cloud Socially Aware Services, Huawei European Research Center, Munich, Germany, July 2014
  • Multi-Objective Data Placement for Multi-Cloud Socially Aware Services, IEEE INFOCOM, Toronto, Canada, April 2014
  • Optimizing Data Center Traffic of Online Social Networks, IEEE LANMAN, Brussels, Belgium, April 2013
  • Cost Optimization for Online Social Networks on Geo-Distributed Clouds, Xi’an Jiaotong Univeristy, Xi’an, China, Mar. 2013
  • Cost Optimization for Online Social Networks on Geo-Distributed Clouds, IEEE ICNP, Austin, TX, USA, Oct. 2012
  • Latency-Aware Data Partitioning for Geo-Replicated Online Social Networks, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, Sept. 2011

Selected Awards

  • HotPNS 2016 (in conjunction with IEEE ICNP 2016) Best Paper Award, Nov. 2016
  • Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs UK & Ireland Recognition Award, Jan. 2016
  • University of Göttingen International Conference Travel Grant, April 2014
  • IEEE Communications Society Student Travel Grant, Mar. 2014
  • IEEE LANMAN 2013 Best Paper Award, April 2013