Wei Wang

Professor, Ph.D. Advisor (博导)

School of Electronic Information and Communications
Huazhong University of Science and Technology

Office: Room W316, South Building 1, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Tel: (852) 2719-0402 
Email: weiwangw AT hust DOT edu DOT cn, gswwang AT cse DOT ust DOT hk

Wei Wang is a professor in School of Electronic Information and Communications, Huazhong University of Science and Technology. During Jan. 2015 to Aug. 2016, he was a Research Assistant Professor in Fok Ying Tung Graduate School, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST). He received his Ph.D. degree in Department of Computer Science and Engineering from HKUST, where his Ph.D. advisor is Prof. Qian Zhang. Before he joined HKUST, he received his bachelor degree in Electronics and Information Engineering from Huazhong University of Science& Technology in June 2010.

New homepage: http://ei.hust.edu.cn/professor/wangwei

Looking For Students

I am currently looking for highly motivated graduate (Ph.D. and master) and undergraduate students to work on research projects in wireless networking and mobile computing. Candidates are expected to have solid background in network/mobile systems, and strong motivation towards academic excellence. Hands-on system implementation and/or strong mathematical background is a big plus. If interested and have the right background, please email me at weiwangw (AT) hust (DOT) edu (DOT) cn.

欢迎有意到电信学院直接攻读博士/硕士(2017年入学)的硕士生本科生联系本人。

欢迎本校大二、大三的本科生加入本人实验室从事科研实践工作!

研究方向:

  • Big Data Analytics in Mobile/Wireless Systems
  • Deep Learning in Mobile/Wireless Systems
  • Wearable Computing, Mobile Computing
  • Wi-Fi Internet of Things
  • Privacy/Security in Wireless/Mobile Systems

[Research] [Publications] [Awards] [Teaching] [Activities] [Miscellaneous]

Research Interests

Ph.D. Thesis: Efficient and Reliable Design for Extremely Dense Wireless Networks


Publications [DBLP Entry][Google Scholar]

Book

  1. Location Privacy Preservation in Cognitive Radio Networks
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    SpringerBriefs in Computer Science, Springer
    , 2014. [Springer][Amazon]

Journal Papers

  1. [ToN'17] Sampleless Wi-Fi: Bringing Low Power to Wi-Fi Communications
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Lu Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw.
    , vol.xx, no.xx, 2017.
  2. [ToN'16] Privacy Preservation for Context Sensing on Smartphones
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw.
    , vol.24, no.6, 2016.
  3. [TMC'17] Wideband Spectrum Adaptation Without Coordination
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Zeyu Wang, Jin Zhang, Kaishun Wu, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Mobile Comput., vol.16, no.1, 2017.
  4. [TMC'16] Less Transmissions, More Throughput: Bringing Carpool to Public WLANs
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Qian Zhang, Kaishun Wu, Jin Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Mobile Comput., vol.15, no.5, 2016. [Code]
  5. [TWC'16] Privacy-Preserving Location Authentication in Wi-Fi Networks Using Fine-Grained Physical Layer Signatures
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Wireless Comm.
    , vol.15, no.2, 2016.
  6. [TWC'15] Privacy-Preserving Collaborative Spectrum Sensing with Multiple Service Providers
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Wireless Comm.
    , vol.14, no.2, 2015.
  7. [TWC'14] COD: A Cooperative Cell Outage Detection Architecture for Self-Organizing Femtocell Networks
    Wei Wang, Qing Liao, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Wireless Comm., vol.13, no.11, 2014.
  8. [Comm. Mag.'16] A Software-Defined Wireless Network Enabled Spectrum Management Architecture
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Qian Zhang, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Comm. Mag.
    , vol.54, no.1, 2016
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  9. [Wireless Comm.'15] Towards Long-Term Quality-of-Protection in Mobile Networks: A Context-Aware Perspective
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Wireless Comm.
    , vol.22, no.4, 2015
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  10. [Wireless Comm.14] Local Cooperation Architecture for Self-Healing Femtocell Networks
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Wireless Comm.
    , vol.21, no.2, 2014
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  11. [CN'15] Outsourcing High-dimensional Healthcare Data to Cloud with Personalized Privacy Preservation
    Wei Wang, Lei Chen, Qian Zhang
    Elsevier Computer Networks
    , vol.88, 2015.
  12. [CN'15] A Privacy-Aware Framework for Targeted Advertising
    Wei Wang, Linlin Yang, Yanjiao Chen, Qian Zhang
    Elsevier Computer Networks
    , vol.79, 2015.
  13. [CN'15] Privacy Preservation in Location-based Advertising: A Contract-Based Approach
    Wei Wang, Linlin Yang, Qian Zhang
    Elsevier Computer Networks
    , vol.93, 2015.
  14. [IEEE Network'15] QoE-Aware Resource Allocation for Adaptive Device-to-Device Video Streaming
    Hao Zhu, Yang Cao, Wei Wang, Xiwen Liu, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Network, vol.29, no.6, 2015.

Conference Papers

  1. [INFOCOM'17] Detecting On-Body Devices Through Creeping Wave Propagation
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Lin Yang, Qian Zhang, Jin Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Atlanta, USA, May 2017. Acceptance Rate: 20.93% (292 out of 1395)
  2. [UbiComp'16] Touch-And-Guard: Secure Pairing Through Hand Resonance
    Wei Wang, Lin Yang, Qian Zhang
     ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, Heidelberg, Germany, Sept. 2016. Acceptance Rate: 23.9% (115 out of 481)
  3. [SenSys'16] Secret on Hand: Enabling Secure Paring with Electromyography
    Lin Yang, Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems, Stanford, CA, USA, Nov. 2016. Acceptance Rate: 17.65% (21 out of 119)
  4. [IPSN'16] VibID: User Identification through Bio-Vibrometry
    Lin Yang, Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    ACM/IEEE International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks, Vienna, Austria, Apr. 2016. Acceptance Rate: 19.65% (23 out of 117)
  5. [INFOCOM'16] From Rateless to Sampleless: Wi-Fi Connectivity Made Energy Efficient
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Lu Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, San Francisco, USA, Apr. 2016. Acceptance Rate: 18.25% (300 out of 1644)
  6. [INFOCOM'16] Battery-free Sensing Platform for Wearable Devices: The Synergy Between Two Feet
    Qianyi Huang, Yan Mei, Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, San Francisco, USA, Apr. 2016. Acceptance Rate: 18.25% (300 out of 1644)
  7. [INFOCOM'16] Apps on the Move: A Fine-Grained Analysis of Usage Behavior of Mobile Apps
    Lin Yang, Mingxuan Yuan, Wei Wang, Qian Zhang, Jia Zeng
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, San Francisco, USA, Apr. 2016. Acceptance Rate: 18.25% (300 out of 1644)
  8. [INFOCOM'15] Changing Channel without Strings: Coordination-Free Wideband Spectrum Adaptation
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Zeyu Wang, Jin Zhang, Kaishun Wu, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Hong Kong, Apr. 2015. Acceptance Rate: 19.2% (316 out of 1640) [Slides]
  9. [INFOCOM'14] A Stochastic Game for Privacy Preserving Context Sensing on Mobile Phone.
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications
    , Toronto, Canada, Apr. 2014. Acceptance Rate: 19.4% (320 out of 1645)
    [Slides]
  10. [INFOCOM'13] Cooperative Cell Outage Detection in Self-Organizing Femtocell Networks
    Wei Wang, Jin Zhang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Turin, Italy, Apr. 2013. Acceptance Rate: 17.4% (280 out of 1613) [Slides]
  11. [ICDCS'15] Less Transmissions, More Throughput: Bringing Carpool to Public WLANs
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Qian Zhang, Kaishun Wu, Jin Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (poster), Columbus, OH, USA, Jun. 2015.
  12. [ICC'16] Managing Channel Bonding with Clear Channel Assessment in 802.11 Networks
    Wei Wang, Fan Zhang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Communications, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, May 2016.
  13. [ICC'15] TiSA: Time-Dependent Social Network Advertising
    Wei Wang, Linlin Yang, Qing Liao, Xiang Zhu, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference
     on Communications, London, UK, May 2015. [Slides]
  14. [GLOBECOM'15] Energy Budget Aware Device-to-Device Cooperation for Mobile Videos
    Boxi Liu, Yang Cao, Wei Wang, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Global Communications Conference, San Diego, CA, USA, Dec. 2015.
  15. [GLOBECOM'14] Privacy-Preserving Location Authentication in WiFi with Fine-Grained Physical Layer Information
    Yingjie Chen, Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Global Communications Conference
    , Austin, TX, USA, Dec. 2014 . [Slides]
  16. [GLOBECOM'13] A Privacy-aware Framework for Online Advertisement Targeting
    Linlin Yang, Wei Wang, Yanjiao Chen, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Global Communications Conference, Atlanta, GA, USA, Dec. 2013.
  17. [GLOBECOM'13] Analyzing the Influential People in Sina Weibo Dataset
    Qing Liao, Wei Wang, Yi Han, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Global Communications Conference, Atlanta, GA, USA, Dec. 2013.
  18. [GLOBECOM'12] LOGA: Local Grouping Architecture for Self-Healing Femtocell Networks
    Wei Wang, Jin Zhang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Global Communications Conference
    , Anaheim, CA, USA, Dec. 2012. [Slides]
  19. [GLOBECOM'11] Transfer Learning Based Diagnosis for Configuration Troubleshooting in Self-Organizing Femtocell Networks
    Wei Wang, Jin Zhang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Global Communications Conference
    , Houston, TX, USA, Dec. 2011. [Slides]

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