Xiaowei Yang

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

  • Office Location: Lsrc-D336, Durham, NC 27708
  • Office Phone: (919) 660-6536
  • Email Address: xiaowei.yang@duke.edu
  • Websites:

Education

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

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

  • Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Program. National Science Foundation. 2009

Courses Taught

  • COMPSCI 356: Computer Network Architecture
  • COMPSCI 393: Research Independent Study
  • COMPSCI 514: Advanced Computer Networks
  • ECE 356: Computer Network Architecture
  • ECE 494: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 558: Advanced Computer Networks

Representative Publications

  • Li, A; Yang, X; Kandula, S; Zhang, M, CloudCmp: Shopping for a cloud made easy, 2nd Usenix Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing, Hotcloud 2010 (2020) [abs].
  • Tang, H; Cui, Y; Wu, J; Yang, X; Yang, Z, Trigger relationship aware mobile traffic classification, Proceedings of the International Symposium on Quality of Service, Iwqos 2019 (2019) [10.1145/3326285.3329050] [abs].
  • Zheng, S; Zhou, Z; Tang, H; Yang, X, SwitchMan: An easy-to-use approach to secure user input and output, Proceedings 2019 Ieee Symposium on Security and Privacy Workshops, Spw 2019 (2019), pp. 105-113 [10.1109/SPW.2019.00029] [abs].
  • , DynaShield: Reducing the cost of DDoS defense using cloud services, 11th Usenix Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing, Hotcloud 2019, Co Located With Usenix Atc 2019 (2019) [abs].
  • Zheng, S; Yang, X, DynaShield: Reducing the cost of DDoS defense using cloud services, 11th Usenix Workshop on Hot Topics in Cloud Computing, Hotcloud 2019, Co Located With Usenix Atc 2019 (2019) [abs].