Jiannong Cao

Fellow of IEEE (Computer Society)
Member of ACM
Senior Member of CCF

BSc (Nanjing University)
MSc, Ph.D. (Washington State University)

Department of Computing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Office: PQ817, Mong Man Wai Building
Office No.: (852) 2766 7275
Fax No.: (852) 2774 0842
Email: csjcao@polyu.edu.hk
http://www.comp.polyu.edu.hk/~csjcao

ORCID ID: 0000-0002-2725-2529
Scopus Author ID: 7403354073


Groups

 

 

 

Research Students

 

Current Students

Name

Degree

Project Title

Registration Year

Yanni Yang

PhD

RF-Based Passive Indoor Human Behaviour Recognition

2017

Ruosong Yang

PhD

Knowledge Representation, Word Embedding and Transfer Learning

2017

Yu Yang

PhD

Context Based Emotion Pattern Learning and Analysis in Affective Computing

2017

Yuvraj Sahni

PhD (under HK PhD Fellowship)

Edge-Mesh: Enabling Scalable and Intelligent Connectivity for Heterogeneous IoT Devices

2016

Shan Jiang

PhD

Declarative Temporal-Constraint Programming on Large-Scale Multi-Robot Systems

2016

Jia Wang

PhD

Wireless Sensor and Actor Network for Multi-Robot System (MRS) Real-time Cooperation

2016

Hanqing Wu

PhD

Distributed Sharing and Accessing of Big Data

2015

Dan Li Chun-Tung

PhD

Multimodal Based User Behaviour Recognition for Pervasive Computing Application

2014

Wengen Li

PhD (under Joint PhD Programmes Leading to Dual Awards with Tongji University)

Advanced Spatial Keyword Query over Road Networks

2014

Jiaxing Shen

PhD

Human Mobility and Applications in Indoor Urban Spaces

2014

Yuqi Wang

PhD

Cross Domain Data Analytics for Urban Computing

2014

Linchuan Xu

PhD

Heterogeneous Information Fusion in Network Embedding for Data Mining Applications

2013

Gang Yao

PhD (Part-time)

Security in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks

2008

 

Graduated Students (graduated 30 students since 2002 as Chief Supervisor, including 11 MPhil and 19 PhD)

Name

Degree

Project Title

Graduation Year

Yaguang Huangfu

MPhil

Vertex Map: Dynamic Programming Big Data

2016

Guanqing Liang

PhD

User Behaviour Modeling, Recognition and Analytics in Pervasive Computing

2016

Rui Liu

MPhil

Mitigating Privacy Risks of Smartphones in Mobile Computing

2016

Jiaqi Wen

MPhil

Activity Recognition and Emotion Inference Using Smart Things

2016

Zongjian He

PhD

Data Acquisition and Collection in Smart Vehicle Based Community Sensing

2015

Wanyu Lin

MPhil

Fast and Energy-efficient Distributed Algorithms for Computation-intensive Applications in WSN

2015

Chisheng Zhang

PhD

Quality of Services and User Experience in Wireless Vehicular Internet Access

2015

Yang Zou

MPhil (Part-time)

Video Surveillance over Wireless Networks

2015

Tao Li

PhD

A Bottom-up Approach to Designing Distributed Cyber-Physical Systems

2014

Joanna Siebert

PhD

A Publish/Subscribe Approach to Service Management in Pervasive Computing

2014

Lei Yang

PhD

Programming Model and Execution Framework for Mobile Cloud Applications

2014

Steven Lai Yi

PhD (Part-time)

Publish/Subscribe Middleware for Wireless Sensor Networks

2013

Jingjing Li

PhD (Part-time)

Coverage and Data Fusion for Object Tracking in Wireless Sensor Networks

2013

Miao Xiong

MPhil

Media Independent Handover Platform with Context-awareness Extension in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks

2013

Yin Yuan

PhD

QoS of Video Transmission Over Wireless Networks

2013

Weiping Zhu

PhD

Reliable Event Processing in Sensor Network Applications

2013

Jie Zhou

MPhil

Secure Routing in Multi-hop Wireless Networks

2012

Wei Feng

PhD

Cross-layer Optimization of Wireless Networks

2011

Geoffrey Shea Yu-Kai

PhD (Part-time)

Adaptive Mobile GIS and Applications

2011

Binbin Zhou

MPhil

Adaptive Traffic Light Control in WSN-based ITS

2011

Xiaopeng Fan

PhD

Data Dissemination and Sharing in Mobile Computing Environments

2010

Vaskar Raychoudhury

PhD

Fault Tolerance in Pervasive Computing Systems

2010

Jinchuan Chen

PhD

Efficient and Quality-Aware Processing of Uncertain Data Streams

2009

Yuan Zheng

PhD (Part-time)

High Performance Publish/Subscribe Systems for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks Using Geographic Information

2009

Hui Cheng

PhD (Part-time)

Design of Group-Oriented Algorithms and Protocols for Mobile Networks

2007

Weigang Wu

PhD (Part-time)

Distributed Coordination in Mobile Wireless Environments

2007

Jin Yang

PhD

Design of Fault Tolerant Mobile Agent Systems

2006

Liang Zhang

MPhil

Design of High Performance Mobile Communication Protocols

2005

Fan Chan

MPhil (Part-time)

ClusterGOP: An Environment for High-level, Graph-Oriented Programming on Clusters

2004

Nick Cheung King-Cheung

MPhil (Part-time)

Towards a Reliable Monitor Construct for Concurrent and Distributed Programming

2002

 

Visiting Research Students

Name

Highest Qualification & Name of University

Projects

Donglei Cao

PhD, Institute of Software, China Academy of Sciences

Wireless Sensor Networks, Wireless Networking

Yingwen Chen

PhD, National University of Defense Technology

Mobile Computing, Wireless Sensor Networks

Meng Ding

Wuhan University

N/A

Janick Edinger

PhD Student, University of Mannheim, Germany

Distributed Computing

Jianwen He

Fudan University

N/A

Xianghua Hu

PhD, National University of Defense Technology

Mobile Computing Middleware, Wireless Sensor Networks

Yu Huang

PhD, Institute of Software, China Academy of Sciences

Mobile Computing, Mobile Ad Hoc Networks

Dongsheng Li

PhD, National University of Defense Technology

Peer-to-Peer Computing

Weiqing Liu

PhD, University of Science and Technology of China

Mobile Cloud

Pierre Thalamy

MSc, Grenoble Institute of Technology, France

Multi-Robots

Lucas Tronel

MSc, The University of Technology of Belfort-Montbéliard, France

Multi-Robots

Yan Wen

PhD, National University of Defense Technology Security

Virtual Environment

Lin Xu

PhD, University of Science and Technology of China

Mobile Cloud

Wanrong Yu

PhD, National University of Defense Technology

Mobile and Wireless Computing, MAC Protocols

 

 

Research Staff

 

Current Staff

Name

Post Title

Highest Qualification & Name of University

Joining Year

Xuefeng Liu

Research Fellow (Part-time)

PhD, University of Bristol, UK

2017

Lei Yang

Research Fellow (Part-time)

PhD, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2017

Xiulong Liu

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, Dalian University of Technology

2016

Peiyuan Zhou

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2016

Ping Xu

Research Associate (Part-time)

MPhil, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

2017

Yang Liu

Research Assistant (Part-time)

MEng, Central South University

2017

Marco Tumaini

Research Assistant

MA, University of Bologna, Italy

2016

Lei Wang

Research Assistant

PhD Student, Beihang University

2017

Caiqing Zhou

Research Assistant

BSc, Shenzhen University

2017

Jiating Zhu

Research Assistant

MSc, University of Edinburgh

2017

Jinlin Chen

Research Assistant (Part-time)

MSc, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2016

Yiran Cheng

Student Assistant (Part-time)

Undergraduate Student, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2017

Mingyu Ma

Student Assistant (Part-time)

Undergraduate Student, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2017

 

Former Staff

Name

Last Post Title

Highest Qualification & Name of University

Left Year

Yan Liang

Research Fellow

PhD, Northwestern Polytechnical University

N/A

Milos Stojmenovic

Research Fellow

PhD, University of Ottawa, Canada

2017

Guojun Wang

Research Fellow

PhD, Central South University

2005

Paul P. Wen

Research Fellow

PhD, City University of Hong Kong

2006

Xiaojun Yang

Research Fellow

PhD, Northwestern Polytechnical University

2017

Shigeng Zhang

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, Nanjing University

2017

Tim Li Man-Ho

Teaching Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, University of Hong Kong

2016

Shailey Chawla

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, University of Delhi, India

2016

Xiaopeng Fan

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2014

Yuhong Feng

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, Nanyang Technological University

N/A

Hemant Ghayvat

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, Massey University, New Zealand

2017

Peng Guo

Postdoctoral Fellow

(under HK Scholars Program)

PhD, Huazhong University of Science and Technology

2014

Xu Han

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, University of China Academy of Sciences

2014

Deying Li

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, City University of Hong Kong

2005

Fuliang Li

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, Tsinghua University

2017

Tao Li

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2015

Junbin Liang

Postdoctoral Fellow

(under HK Scholars Program)

PhD, Guangxi University

2016

Xuanjia Qiu

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, University of Hong Kong

2015

Vaskar Raychoudhury

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2014

Tian Wang

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, City University of Hong Kong

2014

Lei Xu

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2016

Yin Yuan

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2014

Weiping Zhu

Postdoctoral Fellow

PhD, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2014

Hongliang Lu

Research Associate

MEng, National University of Defense Technology

2015

Guoqing Cai

Research Assistant

Northeastern University

2003

Chun Cao

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

2004

Donggang Cao

Research Assistant

Peking University

2004

Min Cao

Research Assistant

Shanghai University

2002

Yifeng Chen

Research Assistant

Wuhan University

2004

Yuanyi Chen

Research Assistant

PhD student, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

2015

Xingyu Feng

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

2002

Zhiwen Fu

Research Assistant

Northeastern University

2003

Mike Jia

Research Assistant

BSc, Imperial College London

2014

Xuhui Li

Research Assistant

Wuhan University

2003

Zhenhua Li

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

N/A

Lin Liao

Research Assistant

China Academy of Sciences

2005

Chengzhi Liu

Research Assistant

Huazhong University of Science and Technology

2015

Ming Liu

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

2006

Xiaoxing Ma

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

2002

Zhihong Ren

Research Assistant

Institute of Software, China Academy of Sciences

2002

Zhicheng Shi

Research Assistant

MSc, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2016

Changai Sun

Research Assistant

Beihang University

2003

Corentin Travers

Research Assistant

Institut de recherche en informatique et systèmes aléatoires (IRISA), France

2005

Xuping Tu

Research Assistant

Huazhong University of Science and Technology

N/A

Xuting Wan

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

2014

Guowei Wang

Research Assistant

PhD student, University of Science and Technology of China

2016

Hongwei Wang

Research Assistant

PhD student, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

2016

Huan Wang

Research Assistant

Central South University

N/A

Jinling Wang

Research Assistant

Institute of Software, China Academy of Sciences

2005

Miaomiao Wang

Research Assistant

University of Science and Technology of China

N/A

Xianbing Wang

Research Assistant

Wuhan University

2003

Weidong Wen

Research Assistant

Wuhan University

2006

Chenshu Wu

Research Assistant

Tsinghua University

2014

Na Xing

Research Assistant

Institute of Software, China Academy of Sciences

2004

Wei Xu

Research Assistant

Institute of Software, China Academy of Sciences

2004

Guantao Xue

Research Assistant

Shanghai Jiao Tong University

2005

Ruosong Yang

Research Assistant

National University of Defense Technology

2016

Yanni Yang

Research Assistant

MSc, Ocean University of China

2017

Yu Yang

Research Assistant

MEng, Shenzhen University

2016

Cassady Yeung

Research Assistant

N/A

2003

Ping Yu

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

2006

Lifan Zhang

Research Assistant

Central South University

2006

Yang Zhang

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

2004

Jingyang Zhou

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

2004

Yu Zhou

Research Assistant

Nanjing University

N/A

Aviral Anshu

Research Administrative Assistant

BEng, BITS Pilani, K. K. Birla Goa Campus

2015

Etienne Gartner

Research Administrative Assistant

Undergraduate Student, The University of Technology of Belfort-Montbéliard, France

2017

Dong Zhao

Research Administrative Assistant

National University of Defense Technology

2014

Ming Zhu

Research Administrative Assistant

National University of Defense Technology

2014

Jerry Cheng

Project Administrative Assistant

N/A

2013

Victor Cheng Wai-Tat

Student Assistant (Part-time)

Undergraduate Student, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2017

Tommy Lee Man-Kit

Student Assistant (Part-time)

Undergraduate Student, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2017

Zhengyun Liao

Student Assistant (Part-time)

Undergraduate Student, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2017