Yu Wang

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Position: Professor
Office location: Science Education and Research Center (SERC), Room 354
Phone number: 1-215-204-4187
Joined CIS: 2019
Dr. Yu Wang is currently a Professor in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Temple University. He holds a Ph.D. from Illinois Institute of Technology, an MEng and a BEng from Tsinghua University, all in Computer Science. His research interest includes wireless networks, smart sensing, and mobile computing. His research has been continuously supported by US National Science Foundation and US Department of Transportation. He has published over 200 papers in peer reviewed journals and conferences, with four best paper awards. He has served as general chair, program chair, program committee member, etc. for many international conferences (such as IEEE IPCCC, ACM MobiHoc, IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE ICC). He has served as Editorial Board Member of several international journals, including IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems. He is a recipient of Ralph E. Powe Junior Faculty Enhancement Awards from Oak Ridge Associated Universities (2006), Outstanding Faculty Research Award from College of Computing and Informatics at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (2008), and Fellow of IEEE (2018). He is also a senior member of ACM and a member of AAAS.
  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Illinois Institute of Technology, 2004
  • M. Eng. in Computer Science, Tsinghua University, 2000
  • B. Eng. in Computer Science, Tsinghua University, 1998
Research interests:
Wireless Networks, Smart Sensing, Mobile Computing, Privacy and Security
Selected publications:
  • D. Yang, D. Cheng, W. Rang, Y. Wang, “Joint Optimization of MapReduce Scheduling and Network Policy in Hierarchical Data Centers”, IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing, to appear
  • T. Li, T. Jung, Z. Qiu, H. Li, L. Cao, and Y. Wang, “Scalable Privacy-Preserving Participant Selection for Mobile Crowdsensing Systems: Participant Grouping and Secure Group Bidding”, IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, to appear
  • S. Yang, F. Li, S. Trajanovski, X. Chen, Y. Wang, X. Fu, “Delay-Aware Virtual Network Function Placement and Routing in Edge Clouds”, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, to appear
  • H. Li, T. Li, W. Wang, and Y. Wang, “Dynamic Participant Selection for Large-Scale Mobile Crowd Sensing”, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, Volume: 18, Issue: 12, Pages: 2842 – 2855, December 2019.
  • Y. Liu, L. Hao, Z. Liu, K. Sharif, Y. Wang, and S. Das, “Mitigating Interference via Power Control for Two-Tier Femtocell Networks: A Hierarchical Game Approach”, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 68(7): 7194-7198, July 2019
  • A. Laha, B. Yin, Y. Cheng, L. X. Cai, and Y. Wang, “Game Theory Based Charging Solution for Networked Electric Vehicles: A Location-Aware Approach”, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 68(7): 6352-6364, July 2019
  • J. Qian, X.-Y. Li, T. Jung, Y. Fan, Y. Wang, and S. Tang, Social Network De-Anonymization: More Adversarial Knowledge, More Users Re-Identified?”, ACM Transactions on Internet Technology, 19(3): Article 33, May 2019
  • Q. Zhang, F. Li, S. Yang, and Y. Wang, “W3W: Energy Management of Hybrid Energy Supplied Sensors for Internet of Things”, ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks, 15(1): Article 10, February 2019
  • D. Cheng, X. Zhou, Z. Ding, Y. Wang, and M. Ji, “Heterogeneity Aware Workload Management in Distributed Sustainable Datacenters,” IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 30(2): 375 - 387, February 2019
  • F. Li, X. Song, H. Chen, X. Li, and Y. Wang, “Hierarchical Routing for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks via Reinforcement Learning”, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 68(2): 1852-1865, February 2019
  • J. Hou, X.-Y. Li, P. Zhu, Z. Wang, Y. Wang, J. Qian, and P. Yang, “SignSpeaker: A Real-time, High-Precision SmartWatch-based Sign Language Translator”, Proc. of ACM Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MobiCom), 2019
  • H. Chen, F. Li, X. Hei, and Y. Wang, “CrowdX: Enhancing Automatic Construction of Indoor Floorplan with Opportunistic Encounters”, Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies (IMWUT), 2(4): Article 159, Dec. 2018
  • Y. Xie, F. Li, Y. Wu, S. Yang, and Y. Wang, “D3-Guard: Acoustic-based Drowsy Driving Detection Using Smartphones”, Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2019