Xiaowei Yang

Xiaowei Yang

Associate Professor of Computer Science

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor of Computer Science
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Contact Information

Education

  • Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004
  • B.S.E. Tsinghua University (China), 1996

Courses Taught

  • COMPSCI 356: Computer Network Architecture
  • COMPSCI 514: Computer Networks and Distributed Systems
  • COMPSCI 590: Advanced Topics in Computer Science
  • ECE 356: Computer Network Architecture
  • ECE 558: Computer Networks and Distributed Systems

Representative Publications

  • Chen, Y; Chen, Y; Cao, Q; Yang, X, PacketCloud: A Cloudlet-Based Open Platform for In-Network Services, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol 27 no. 4 (2016), pp. 1146-1159 [10.1109/TPDS.2015.2424222] [abs].
  • Cao, Q; Sirivianos, M; Yang, X; Munagala, K, Combating Friend Spam Using Social Rejections, Proceedings - International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems, vol 2015-July (2015), pp. 235-244 [10.1109/ICDCS.2015.32] [abs].
  • Sirivianos, M; Kim, K; Gan, JW; Yang, X, Leveraging Social Feedback to Verify Online Identity Claims, ACM Transactions on the Web, vol 8 no. 2 (2014), pp. 1-38 [10.1145/2543711] [abs].
  • Cao, Q; Yang, X; Yu, J; Palow, C, Uncovering large groups of active malicious accounts in online social networks, Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Computer and Communications Security (2014), pp. 477-488 [10.1145/2660267.2660269] [abs].
  • Bronzino, F; Han, C; Chen, Y; Nagaraja, K; Yang, X; Seskar, I; Raychaudhuri, D, In-network compute extensions for rate-adaptive content delivery in mobile networks, Proceedings - International Conference on Network Protocols, ICNP (2014), pp. 511-517 [10.1109/ICNP.2014.81] [abs].