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Name
Miao Pan
Title
Ph.D., Associate Professor, SMIEEE
Office
W342A, Engineering Building 2
Address
4726 Calhoun Road, Houston, TX 77204
Email
mpan2 at uh dot edu
Phone
(713) 743-0557
Fax
(713) 743-4444

 News

  • Congratulations to Jiahao, who has successfully defended his PhD dissertation! (04/22/2022)
  • Congratulations to Dian, who has successfully defended his PhD dissertation! (04/15/2022)
  • Congratulations to Dian, who has accepted an Research Scientist position at Tencent AI Lab, Beijing, China! (12/20/2021)
  • Congratulations to Jiahao, who has accepted an Applied Scientist position at Amazon AWS, New York City, NY! (11/17/2021)
  • Congratulations to Debing, who has successfully defended his PhD dissertation! (04/26/2021)
  • Congratulations to Xinyue, who has successfully defended her PhD dissertation! (04/23/2021)
  • Congratulations to Xinyue, who has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Computer Science at Kennesaw State University! (03/05/2021)
  • Congratulations to Debing, who has accepted a Wireless System Application Engineer position at LitePoint, San Jose, CA! (02/09/2021)
  • Dr. Pan is promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure! (06/01/2019)
  • Congratulations to Jingyi, who has successfully defended her PhD dissertation! (04/25/2019)
  • Congratulations to Mounika, who has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of Texas at El Paso! (04/15/2019)
  • Congratulations to Jingyi, who has accepted a tenure-track Assistant Professor position in the Department of Computer Science at San Francisco State University! (03/25/2019)
  • Congratulations to Mounika, who has successfully defended her PhD dissertation! (04/25/2018)
  • Brief Biography

    Dr. Miao Pan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at University of Houston, and the Director of AI, Networking Technologies, and Security Laboratory (ANTS Lab). He was a recipient of NSF CAREER Award in 2014, and five best paper awards in international conferences and technical committee including IEEE Globecom, IEEE ICC, IEEE VTC, and IEEE TCGCC. He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Florida in August 2012, under the guidance of Prof. Yuguang Fang. Prior to that, he received his M.E. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Beijing University of Posts & Telecommunications, China, in April, 2007, and B.E. in Electrical Engineering from Dalian University of Technology, China, in August, 2004, respectively. From January of 2007 to August of 2007, he had been working as a research intern in NTT DOCOMO Beijing Labs.

    Research Interests

  • AI/Wireless for Wireless/AI
  • Delay/Energy Efficient Federated Learning in MEC
  • Differential Privacy Preserving Distributed Machine Learning
  • Privacy Preserving Generative Adversarial Networks (GAN)
  • Data and Classification Fairness in AI
  • Deep Learning Inspired Mobile Applications
  • Wireless Networks
  • Wireless Network Architecture Design for Cognitive Radio Networking
  • Optimization and Performance Analysis for Cognitive Radio Networks
  • Distributed Spectrum Trading and Network Economics
  • Underwater Wireless Communications and Networking
  • Stress Wave Communications Assisted Hybrid Underwater/Subsea Networks
  • Magnetic Induction Inspired Underwater/Underground Wireless Applications
  • Data Collection in Hybrid Underwater/Subsea Networks
  • Security and Privacy
  • Security and Privacy in Wireless Networks
  • Data-Driven Optimization with Differential Privacy
  • Inference Attacks for Medical Images
  • Location/Trajectory Privacy Preservation for Mobile Networks
  • Customers' Energy Profile Privacy Preservation in Smart Grids
  • Funded Research Projects and Sponsors

    Active Projects

  •   National Science Foundation

  • Collaborative Research: CNS Core: Medium: Towards Federated Learning over 5G Mobile Devices: High Efficiency, Low Latency, and Good Privacy (CNS-2107057), PI. National Science Foundation, October 1, 2021 - September 30, 2025. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Xin Fu at University of Houston, Dr. Yanming Gong and Dr. Yuanxiong Guo at University of Texas at San Antonio, and Dr. Yuguang Fang at University of Florida. University of Houston is the leading institution.
  • NeTS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Riding the Stress Wave: Integrated Monitoring, Communications, and Networking for Subsea Infrastructure (CNS-1801925), PI. National Science Foundation, September 1, 2018 - August 31, 2021. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Gangbing Song, and Dr. Jiefu Chen at University of Houston, Dr. Aijun Song at University of Alabama and Dr. Xuemin Chen at Texas Southern University. University of Houston is the leading institution. More details can be found on the project webpage.
  •   UH Center for Carbon Management in Energy (CCME)

  • Swarming of Bio-inspired Robotic Fish for Underwater CO2 Leakage Monitoring, Co-PI. UH Center for Carbon Management in Energy (CCME), March 1, 2022 - June 30, 2023. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Zheng Chen and Dr. Jiefu Chen.

    Completed Projects

  •   National Science Foundation

  • RAPID: Collaborative: Location Privacy Preserving COVID-19 Symptom Map Construction via Mobile Crowdsourcing for Proactive Constrained Resource Allocation (CNS-2029569), PI. National Science Foundation, May 1, 2020 - April 31, 2021. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Lan Ni at University of Houston, and Dr. Yanming Gong and Dr. Yuanxiong Guo at University of Texas at San Antonio. University of Houston is the leading institution. More details can be found on the project webpage.
  • CPS: Synergy: Collaborative Research: DEUS: Distributed, Efficient, Ubiquitous and Secure Data Delivery Using Autonomous Underwater Vehicles (CNS-1646607), PI. National Science Foundation, January 1, 2017 - December 31, 2020. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Aaron Becker, Dr. Jiefu Chen and Dr. Zhu Han at University of Houston and Dr. Yahong Rosa Zheng at Lehigh University. University of Houston is the leading institution. More details can be found on the project webpage.
  • CAREER: SpecMax: Spectrum Trading and Harvesting Designs for Multi-Hop Communications in Cognitive Radio Networks (CNS-1613661), PI. National Science Foundation, August 1, 2014 - July 31, 2019. More details can be found on the project webpage.
  • WiFIUS: Collaborative Research: Ambient Re-Scatter Inspired Machine Type Communication for Heterogeneous IoT Systems (CNS-1702850), PI. National Science Foundation, April 1, 2017 - March 31, 2019. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Zhu Han at University of Houston, Dr. Riku Jäntti at Aalto University, Finland, and Dr. Jukka Lempiäinen at Tampere University of Technology, Finland. More details can be found on the project webpage.
  • EARS: Collaborative Research: Cognitive Mesh: Making Cellular Networks More Flexible (CNS-1343361), PI. National Science Foundation, January 1, 2014 - December 31, 2017. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Yuguang Fang at University of Florida and Dr. Pan Li at Case Western Reserve University. More details can be found on the project webpage.
  •   Shell Exploration and Production

  • Real-Time Drilling Advisor-Applications of Video Analytics in Risk Detection, Co-PI. Shell Exploration and Production, September 1, 2018 - August 31, 2019. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Jiefu Chen (PI), Dr. Xuqing Wu, Dr. Xin Fu, and Dr. Zhu Han at University of Houston.
  •   Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

  • High Accuracy Localization and Underwater Communication, Co-PI. Texas Commission on Environmental Quality, April 15, 2021 - April 30, 2022. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Aaron Becker (PI), and Dr. Julien Leclerc at University of Houston.
  •   Subsea Systems Institute

  • Stress Wave Assisted Communications in Subsea Environments, Co-PI. Subsea Systems Institute, June 1, 2017 - August 31, 2018. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Gangbing Song (PI), Dr. Robert Stewart, and Dr. Jiefu Chen at University of Houston and Dr. Aijun Song at University of Alabama.
  •   Department of Homeland Security

  • DHS SLA: Preparing Technically Savvy Homeland Security Professionals for Maritime Transportation Security: Phase I (Award #-2014-ST-062-000057), Co-PI. Department of Homeland Security, September 1, 2014 - August 31, 2015. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Yi Qi of Transportation Studies Department and Dr. Yunjiao Wang of Mathematics Department at Texas Southern University.
  •   UH Center for Carbon Management in Energy (CCME)

  • Real-time Subsurface Wireless Communication and Sensing System for CO2 Storage, Co-PI. UH Center for Carbon Management in Energy (CCME), September 1, 2020 - December 31, 2021. This is a collaborative project with Dr. Jiefu Chen and Dr. Xiaonan Shan.
  •   University of Houston

  • University of Houston Startup Equipment Support. University of Houston, September 1, 2015 - August 31, 2017.
  • Publications

    Books and Book Chapters

    1. Miao Pan, Jingyi Wang, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Xinyue Zhang, Jiahao Ding, and Zhu Han, "Big Data Privacy Preservation for Cyber-Physical Systems," Springer, 2019.
    2. Xuanheng Li, Haichuan Ding, Yuguang Fang, Miao Pan, Pan Li, Xiaoxia Huang, and Savo Glisic, "Collaborative Spectrum Trading and Sharing for Cognitive Radio Networks," Springer Nature, 2017.
    3. Miao Pan, Ming Li, Pan Li, and Yuguang Fang, "Spectrum Trading in Multi-Hop Cognitive Radio Networks," Springer, 2015.

    Magazine Publications

    1. Dian Shi, Liang Li, Rui Chen, Pavana Prakash, Miao Pan, and Yuguang Fang, "Towards Energy Efficient Federated Learning over 5G+ Mobile Devices," accepted by IEEE Wireless Communications.
    2. Yitao Xing, Jiangping Han, Kaiping Xue, Jianqing Liu, Miao Pan, and Peilin Hong, "MPTCP Meets Big Data: Customizing Transmission Strategy for Various Data Flows," IEEE Network, Vol. 34, No. 4, pp. 35-41, July 2020.
    3. Xuanheng Li, Haichuan Ding, Miao Pan, Beatriz Lorenzo, Jie Wang, and Yuguang Fang, "Service-Oriented Hybrid-Database-Assisted Spectrum Trading: A Blueprint for Future Licensed Spectrum Sharing," IEEE Wireless Communications, Vol. 26, No. 6, pp. 156-163, December 2019.
    4. Jie Wang, Qinghua Gao, Miao Pan, and Yuguang Fang, "Device-Free Wireless Sensing: Challenges, Opportunities, and Applications," IEEE Network, Vol. 32, No. 2, pp. 132-137, April 2018.
    5. Haichuan Ding, Yuguang Fang, Xiaoxia Huang, Miao Pan, Pan Li, and Savo Glisic, "Cognitive Capacity Harvesting Networks: Architectural Evolution Towards Future Cognitive Radio Networks," IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, Vol. 19, No. 3, pp. 1902-1923, October 2017.
    6. Yanru Zhang, Miao Pan, Lingyang Song, Zaher Dawy, and Zhu Han, "A Survey of Contract Theory Based Incentive Mechanism Design in Wireless Networks," IEEE Wireless Communications, Vol. 24, No. 3, pp. 80-85, June 2017.
    7. Yunan Gu, Yanru Zhang, Lin X. Cai, Miao Pan, Lingyang Song, and Zhu Han, "LTE-Unlicensed Co-existence Mechanism: A Matching Game Framework," IEEE Wireless Communications, special issue for LTE in Unlicensed Spectrum, vol. 23, no. 6, pp. 54-60, December 2016.

    Journal Publications

    1. Dian Shi, Liang Li, Maoqiang Wu, Minglei Shu, Rong Yu, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "To Talk or to Work: Dynamic Batch Sizes Assisted Time Efficient Federated Learning over Future Mobile Edge Devices", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC).
    2. Rui Chen, Liang Li, Ying Ma, Yanmin Gong, Yuanxiong Guo, Tomoaki Ohtsuki, and Miao Pan, "Constructing Mobile Crowdsourced COVID-19 Vulnerability Map with Geo-Indistinguishability", accepted by IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT).
    3. Pavana Prakash, Jiahao Ding, Rui Chen, Xiaoqi Qin, Minglei Shu, Qimei Cui, Yuanxiong Guo, and Miao Pan, "IoT Device Friendly and Communication Efficient Federated Learning via Joint Model Pruning and Quantization", accepted by IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT).
    4. Xuanheng Li, Ruyi Xiao, Miao Pan, and Nan Zhao, "Risk-Averse Investment Strategy for MEC Service Provisioning: A Data-Driven Distributionally Robust Solution", accepted by IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT).
    5. Silei Wu, Wenjun Xu, Fengyu Wang, Guojun Li, and Miao Pan, "Distributed Federated Deep Reinforcement Learning based Trajectory Optimization for Air-ground Cooperative Emergency Networks", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT) (Correspondence).
    6. Lan Lin, Wenjun Xu, Wei Chen, Fengyu Wang, Guojun Li, and Miao Pan, "Prioritized Delay Optimization for NOMA-based Multi-UAV Emergency Networks", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT) (Correspondence).
    7. Jingmiao Wu, Jie Wang, Qinghua Gao, Mingyuan Cheng, Miao Pan, Haixia Zhang, "Toward Robust Device-Free Gesture Recognition Based on Intrinsic Spectrogram of mmWave Signals", accepted by IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT).
    8. Debing Wei, Chenpei Huang, Xuanheng Li, Bin Lin, Minglei Shu, Jie Wang, and Miao Pan, "Power Efficient Data Collection Scheme for AUV Assisted Magnetic Induction and Acoustic Hybrid Internet of Underwater Things", accepted by IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT).
    9. Yu-Jia Chen, Xiao-Chun Chen, and Miao Pan, "Defense against Machine Learning based Attacks in Multi-UAV Networks: A Network Coding Based Approach", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering (TNSE).
    10. Qiang Fu, Aijun Song, Fumin Zhang, and Miao Pan, "Reinforcement Learning-based Trajectory Optimization for Data Muling with Underwater Mobile Nodes", accepted by IEEE Access
    11. Minghui Min, Liang Xiao, Jiahao Ding, Hongliang Zhang, Shiyin Li, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "3D Geo-Indistinguishability for Indoor Location-Based Services", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC).
    12. Jian Zhang, Qimei Cui, Xuefei Zhang, Wei Ni, Xinchen Lyu, Miao Pan, and Xiaofeng Tao, "Online Optimization of Energy-efficient User Association and Workload Offloading for Mobile Edge Computing", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT).
    13. Hongyi Sun, Yifeng Dong, Yuhao Zhang, Xuanheng Li, Jie Wang, Nan Zhao, and Miao Pan, "A Cost-Efficient Skipping Based Spectrum Sensing Scheme via Reinforcement Learning", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT) (Correspondence).
    14. Xinyue Zhang, Jingyi Wang, Haijun Zhang, Lixin Li, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Data-Driven Transportation Network Company Vehicle Scheduling with Users' Location Differential Privacy Preservation", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC).
    15. Dian Shi, Liang Li, Tomoaki Ohtsuki, Miao Pan, Zhu Han, and H. Vincent Poor, "Make Smart Decisions Faster: Deciding D2D Resource Allocation via Stackelberg Game Guided Multi-Agent Deep Reinforcement Learning", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC).
    16. Jie Wang, Changcheng Wang, Dongyue Yin, Qinghua Gao, Xiaokai Liu, and Miao Pan, "Cross-Scenario Device-Free Gesture Recognition Based on Self-Adaptive Adversarial Learning", accepted by IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT).
    17. Wenjun Xu, Lanhua Xiang, Tiankui Zhang, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Cooperative Control of Physical Collision and Transmission Power for UAV Swarm: A Dual-Fields Enabled Approach", accepted by IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT).
    18. Liang Li, Dian Shi, Xinyue Zhang, Ronghui Hou, Hao Yue, Hui Li, and Miao Pan, "Privacy Preserving Participant Recruitment for Coverage Maximization in Location Aware Mobile Crowdsensing", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC).
    19. Jiahao Ding, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Yuanxiong Guo, Haixia Zhang, Dongfeng Yuan, and Miao Pan, "Private Empirical Risk Minimization with Analytic Gaussian Mechanism for Healthcare System", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Big Data (TBD).
    20. Jingmiao Wu, Jie Wang, Qinghua Gao, Miao Pan, and Haixia Zhang, "Path-Independent Device-Free Gait Recognition Using mmWave Signals", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 70, No. 11, pp. 11582-11592, November 2021.
    21. Hao Gao, Wuchen Li, Miao Pan, Zhu Han, and H. Vincent Poor, "Modeling COVID-19 with Mean Field Evolutionary Dynamics: Social Distancing and Seasonality", Journal of Communications and Networks (JCN), Vol. 23, No. 5, pp. 314-325, November 2021.
    22. Debing Wei, Chaoxian Qi, Chenpei Huang, Jiefu Chen, Aijun Song, Gangbing Song, and Miao Pan, "Riding Stress Wave: Underwater Communications through Pipeline Networks", IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering (JOE), Vol. 46, No. 4, pp. 1450-1462, October 2021.
    23. Xinyue Zhang, Hongning Li, Jingyi Wang, Yuanxiong Guo, Qingqi Pei, Pan Li, and Miao Pan, "Data-Driven Caching with Users' Content Preference Privacy in Information-Centric Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC), Vol. 20, No. 9, pp. 5744-5753, September 2021.
    24. Maoqiang Wu, Dongdong Ye, Jiahao Ding, Yuanxiong Guo, Rong Yu, and Miao Pan, "Incentivizing Differentially Private Federated Learning: A Multi-Dimensional Contract Approach", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 8, No. 13, pp. 10639-10651, July 2021.
    25. Benjamin Emley, Yanliang Liang, Rui Chen, Chaoshan Wu, Miao Pan, Zheng Fan, and Yan Yao, "On the quality of tape-cast thin films of sulfide electrolytes for solid-state batteries", Materials Today Physics, Vol. 18, March 2021.
    26. Liang Li, Dian Shi, Ronghui Hou, Xuanheng Li, Jie Wang, Hui Li, and Miao Pan, "Data-Driven Optimization for Cooperative Edge Service Provisioning with Demand Uncertainty", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 8, No. 6, pp. 4317-4328, March 2021.
    27. Neetu Raveendran, Yunan Gu, Chunxiao Jiang, Nguyen H. Tran, Miao Pan, Lingyang Song, and Zhu Han, "Cyclic Three-Sided Matching Game Inspired Wireless Network Virtualization", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), Vol. 20, No. 2, pp. 416-428, February 2021.
    28. Jie Wang, Zhouhua Ran, Qinghua Gao, Xiaorui Ma, Miao Pan, and Kaiping Xue, "Multi-Person Device-Free Gesture Recognition Using mmWave Signals", China Communications, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 186-199, February 2021.
    29. Lixin Li, Meng Wang, Kaiyuan Xue, Qianqian Cheng, Dawei Wang, Wei Chen, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Delay Optimization in Multi-UAV Edge Caching Networks: A Robust Mean Field Game", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 70, No. 1, pp. 808-819, January 2021.
    30. Jinglin Zhang, Wenjun Xu, Hui Gao, Miao Pan, Zhu Han, and Ping Zhang, "Codebook-Based Beam Tracking for Conformal Array-Enabled UAV MmWave Networks", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 8, No. 1, pp. 244-261, January 2021.
    31. Yuanxiong Guo, Miao Pan, and Yanmin Gong, "Aggregation-Based Colocation Datacenter Energy Management in Wholesale Markets", IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (TCC), Vol. 9, No. 1, pp. 66-78, January 2021.
    32. Jingyi Wang, Xinyue Zhang, Qixun Zhang, Ming Li, Yuanxiong Guo, Zhiyong Feng, and Miao Pan, "Data-Driven Spectrum Trading with Secondary Users' Differential Privacy Preservation", IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC), Vol. 18, No. 1, pp. 438-447, January 2021.
    33. Jie Wang, Jingyu Tong, Qinghua Gao, Xiaodan Bi, and Miao Pan, "Device-Free Multi-Person Respiration Monitoring Using WiFi", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 69, No. 11, pp. 14083-14087, November 2020.
    34. Xuanheng Li, Kajia Jiao, Fan Jiang, Jie Wang, and Miao Pan, "A Service-Oriented Spectrum-Aware RAN-Slicing Trading Scheme Under Spectrum Sharing", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 7, No. 11, pp. 11303-11317, November 2020.
    35. Dian Shi, Hao Gao, Li Wang, Miao Pan, Zhu Han, and H. Vincent Poor, "Mean Field Game Guided Deep Reinforcement Learning for Task Placement in Cooperative Multi-Access Edge Computing", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 7, No. 10, pp. 9330-9340, October 2020. [Code]
    36. Debing Wei, Li Yan, Chenpei Huang, Jie Wang, Jiefu Chen, Miao Pan, and Yuguang Fang, "Dynamic Magnetic Induction Wireless Communications for Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Assisted Underwater IoT", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 7, No. 10, pp. 9834-9845, October 2020.
    37. Ruqiu Ma, Li Wang, Yingyang Chen, and Miao Pan, "Enabling Edge Caching Through Full-duplex Non-orthogonal Multiple Access", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT) (Correspondence), Vol. 69, No. 10, pp. 12338-12342, October 2020.
    38. Jie Wang, Xuerui Bai, Qinghua Gao, Xuanheng Li, and Miao Pan, "Multi-Target Device-Free Wireless Sensing Based on Multiplexing Mechanisms", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 69, No. 9, pp. 10242-10251, September 2020.
    39. Xuanheng Li, Ruyi Xiao, Miao Pan, Fan Jiang, Nan Zhao, and Xianbin Wang, "Green Traffic Off-Loading over Uncertain Shared Spectrums with End-to-End QoS Guarantee", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 69, No. 9, pp. 9921-9937, September 2020.
    40. Sai Mounika Errapotu, Hongning Li, Rong Yu, Shaolei Ren, Qingqi Pei, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Clock Auction Inspired Privacy Preserving Emergency Demand Response in Colocation Data Centers", IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing (TDSC), Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 691-702, July 2020.
    41. Xiaopeng Liang, Wenjun Xu, Hui Gao, Miao Pan, Jiaru Lin, Qian Deng, and Ping Zhang, "Throughput Optimization for Cognitive UAV Networks: A Three-Dimensional-Location-Aware Approach", IEEE Wireless Communications Letters (WCL), Vol. 9, No. 7, pp. 948-952, July 2020.
    42. Liang Li, Dian Shi, Ronghui Hou, Rui Chen, Bin Lin, and Miao Pan, "Energy-Efficient Proactive Caching for Adaptive Video Streaming via Data-Driven Optimization", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 7, No. 6, pp. 5549-5561, June 2020.
    43. Jun Liu, Xinqi Du, Junhong Cui, Miao Pan, and Debing Wei, "Task-oriented Intelligent Networking Architecture for Space-Air-Ground-Aqua Integrated Network", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 7, No. 6, pp. 5345-5358, June 2020.
    44. Jie Wang, Yunong Zhao, Xiaorui Ma, Qinghua Gao, Miao Pan, and Hongyu Wang, "Cross-Scenario Device-Free Activity Recognition Using Wireless Signals", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 69, No. 5, pp. 5416-5425, May 2020.
    45. Dongdong Ye, Rong Yu, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Federated Learning in Vehicular Edge Computing: A Selective Model Aggregation Approach", IEEE Access (Invited), Vol. 8, pp. 23920-23935, January 2020.
    46. Lixin Li, Zihe Zhang, Kaiyuan Xue, Meng Wang, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "AI-Aided Downlink Interference Control in Dense Interference-Aware Drone Small Cells Networks", IEEE Access, Vol. 8, pp. 15110-15122, January 2020.
    47. Jianing Pei, Peilin Hong, Miao Pan, Jianqing Liu, and Jingsong Zhou, "Optimal VNF Placement via Deep Reinforcement Learning in SDN/NFV-Enabled Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 38, No. 2, pp. 263-278, December 2019.
    48. Xuanheng Li, Haichuan Ding, Miao Pan, Jie Wang, Haixia Zhang, and Yuguang Fang, "Statistical QoS Provisioning over Uncertain Shared Spectrums in Cognitive IoT Networks: A Distributionally Robust Data-Driven Approach", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 68, No. 12, pp. 12286-12300, December 2019.
    49. Dian Shi, Jiahao Ding, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Hao Yue, Wenjun Xu, Xiangwei Zhou, and Miao Pan, "Deep Q-Network Based Route Scheduling for TNC Vehicles with Passengers' Location Differential Privacy", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 6, No. 5, pp. 7681-7692, October 2019.
    50. Yuanxiong Guo, Miao Pan, Yanmin Gong, and Yuguang Fang, "Dynamic Multi-Tenant Coordination for Sustainable Colocation Data Centers", IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (TCC), Vol. 7, No. 3, pp. 733-743, July 2019.
    51. Lixin Li, Jiao He, Lie-Liang Yang, Zhu Han, Miao Pan, Wei Chen, Huisheng Zhang, and Xu Li, "Spectral- and Energy-Efficiency of Multi-Pair Two-Way Massive MIMO Relay Systems Experiencing Channel Aging", IEEE Access, Vol. 7, pp. 46014-46032, April 2019.
    52. Xiaorui Ma, Yunong Zhao, Liang Zhang, Qinghua Gao, Miao Pan, and Jie Wang, "Practical Device-Free Gesture Recognition Using WiFi Signals Based on Meta-Learning", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics (TII), Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 228-237, April 2019.
    53. Qixun Zhang, Menglei Jiang, Zhiyong Feng, Wei Li, Wei Zhang, and Miao Pan, "IoT Enabled UAV: Network Architecture and Routing Algorithm", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 3727-3742, April 2019.
    54. Xiaoyan Yin, Ruzhao Jia, Yanjiao Chen, and Miao Pan, "Cooperative Transmission with Priority and Fairness in Edge Computing Systems", IEEE Access, Vol. 7, pp. 44059-44069, March 2019.
    55. Mohamed A. ElMossallamy, Miao Pan, Riku Jäntti, Karim G. Seddik, Geoffrey Ye Li, and Zhu Han, "Noncoherent Backscatter Communications over Ambient OFDM Signals", IEEE Transactions on Communications (TCOM), Vol. 67, No. 5, pp. 3597-3611, February 2019.
    56. Xinyue Zhang, Jingyi Wang, Yong Li, Riku Jäntti, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Catching All Pokemon: Virtual Reward Optimization with Tensor Voting Based Trajectory Privacy", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 68, No. 1, pp. 883-892, January 2019.
    57. Sai Mounika Errapotu, Jingyi Wang, Yanmin Gong, Jin-Hee Cho, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "SAFE: Secure Appliance Scheduling for Flexible and Efficient Energy Consumption for Smart Home IoT", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 5, No. 6, pp. 4380-4391, December 2018.
    58. Xinyue Zhang, Jingyi Wang, Minglei Shu, Yinglong Wang, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "TPP: Trajectory Privacy Preservation against Tensor Voting Based Inference Attacks", IEEE Access, Vol. 6, pp. 77975-77985, December 2018.
    59. Chenyu Wang, Ning Wang, Siu-Chun Ho, Miao Pan, and Gangbing Song, "Design of a Novel Wearable Sensor Device for Real-Time Bolted Joints Health Monitoring", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 5, No. 6, pp. 5307-5316, December 2018.
    60. Xingwang Wang, Debing Wei, Xiaohui Wei, Junhong Cui, and Miao Pan, "HAS4: A Heuristic Adaptive Sink Sensor Set Selection for Underwater AUV-Aid Data Gathering Algorithm", Sensors - Special Issue Underwater Sensing, Communication, Networking and Systems, Vol. 18, No. 12, pp. 4110-4127, November 2018.
    61. Sai Mounika Errapotu, Jingyi Wang, Xuanheng Li, Zaixin Lu, Wei Li, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Bid Privacy Preservation in Matching Based Multi-Radio Multi-Channel Spectrum Trading", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 67, No. 9, pp. 8336-8347, September 2018.
    62. Xumin Huang, Rong Yu, Miao Pan, and Lei Shu, "Secure Roadside Unit Hotspot against Eavesdropping Based Traffic Analysis in Edge Computing based Internet of Vehicles", IEEE Access, Vol. 6, pp. 62371-62383, September 2018.
    63. Yuanxiong Guo, Hongning Li and Miao Pan, "Colocation Data Center Demand Response using Nash Bargaining Theory", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid (TSG), Vol. 9, No. 5, pp. 4017-4026, September 2018.
    64. Yunan Gu, Zheng Chang, Miao Pan, Lingyang Song, and Zhu Han, "Joint Radio and Computational Resource Allocation in IoT Fog Computing", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 67, No. 8, pp. 7475-7484, August 2018.
    65. Haijun Zhang, Ning Yang, Keping Long, Miao Pan, George K. Karagiannidis and Victor C.M. Leung, "Secure Communications in NOMA System: Subcarrier Assignment and Power Allocation", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 36, No. 7, pp. 1441-1452, July 2018.
    66. Jingyi Wang, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Yanmin Gong, Lijun Qian, Riku Jäntti, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Data-Driven Optimization Based Primary Users' Operational Privacy Preservation", IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking (TCCN), Vol. 4, No. 2, pp. 357-367, June 2018.
    67. Jingyi Wang, Yan Long, Jie Wang, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Hongyan Li, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "D-FROST: Distributed Frequency Reuse Based Opportunistic Spectrum Trading via Matching with Evolving Preferences", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC), Vol. 17, No. 6, pp. 3794-3806, June 2018.
    68. Chensi Zhang, Jianhua Ge, Miao Pan, Fengkui Gong, and Jinjin Men, "One Stone Two Birds: A Joint Thing and Relay Selection for Diverse IoT Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 67, No. 6, pp. 5424-5434, June 2018.
    69. Qing Ji, Zhi Ding, Ning Wang, Miao Pan, and Gangbing Song, "A Novel Waveform Optimization Scheme for Piezoelectric Sensors Wire-Free Charging in the Tightly Insulated Environment", IEEE Internet of Things Journal (J-IoT), Vol. 5, No. 3, pp. 1936-1946, June 2018.
    70. Zi Li, Qingqi Pei, Ian Markwood, Yao Liu, Miao Pan, and Hongning Li, "Location Privacy Violation via GPS-agnostic Smart Phone Car Tracking", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 67, No. 6, pp. 5042-5053, June 2018.
    71. Haichuan Ding, Chi Zhang, Xuanheng Li, Jianqing Liu, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang, and Shigang Chen, "Session-Based Cooperation in Cognitive Radio Networks: A Network-Level Approach", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 685-698, April 2018.
    72. Jie Wang, Liming Zhang, Qinghua Gao, Miao Pan, and Hongyu Wang, "Device-free Wireless Sensing in Complex Scenarios Using Spatial Structural Information", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC), vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 2432-2442, April 2018.
    73. Yanru Zhang, Yunan Gu, Miao Pan, Nguyen H. Tran, Zaher Dawy and Zhu Han, "Multi-Dimensional Incentive Mechanism in Mobile Crowdsourcing with Moral Hazard", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), Vol. 17, No. 3, pp. 604-616, March 2018.
    74. Wenjun Xu, Xue Li, Chia-Han Lee, Miao Pan, and Zhiyong Feng, "Joint Sensing Duration Adaptation, User Matching, and Power Allocation for Cognitive OFDM-NOMA Systems", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC), vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 1269-1282, February 2018.
    75. Yunan Gu, Chunxiao Jiang, Lin X. Cai, Miao Pan, Lingyang Song, and Zhu Han, "Dynamic Path To Stability in LTE-Unlicensed with User Mobility: A Matching Framework", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC), Vol. 16, No. 7, pp. 4547-4561, July 2017.
    76. Yanru Zhang, Chunxiao Jiang, Lingyang Song, Miao Pan, Zaher Dawy and Zhu Han, "Incentive Mechanism for Mobile Crowdsourcing Using an Optimized Tournament Model", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 35, No. 4, pp. 880-892, April 2017.
    77. Xuanheng Li, Yi Sun, Yuanxiong Guo, Xin Fu and Miao Pan, "Dolphins First: Dolphin-Aware Communications in Multi-hop Underwater Cognitive Acoustic Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC), Vol. 16, No. 4, pp. 2043-2056, April 2017.
    78. Yanru Zhang, Lingyang Song, Miao Pan, Zaher Dawy and Zhu Han, "Non-Cash Auction for Spectrum Trading in Cognitive Radio Networks: A Contract Theoretical Model with Joint Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 35, No. 3, pp. 643-653, March 2017.
    79. Yi Liu, Rong Yu, Miao Pan, Yan Zhang and Shengli Xie, "SD-MAC: Spectrum Database-Driven MAC Protocol for Cognitive Machine-to-Machine Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 66, No. 2, pp. 1456-1467, February 2017.
    80. Zaixin Lu, Wei Wayne Li, Yawei Pang, Miao Pan, Weili Wu and Zhu Han, "Collaborative Data and Energy Transmission for Energy-rechargeable Mobile Devices", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications (TWC), Vol. 15, No. 12, pp. 8525-8536, December 2016.
    81. Weixian Liao, Ming Li, Sergio Salinas, Pan Li, and Miao Pan, "Energy-Source-Aware Cost Optimization for Green Cellular Networks with Strong Stability", IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing (TETC), Vol. 4, No. 4, pp. 541-555, December 2016.
    82. Jingyi Wang, Wenbo Ding, Yuanxiong Guo, Chi Zhang, Miao Pan and Jian Song, "M3-STEP: Matching Based Multi-Radio Multi-Channel Spectrum Trading with Evolving Preferences", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 34, No. 11, pp. 3014-3024, November 2016.
    83. Xuanheng Li, Haichuan Ding, Miao Pan, Yi Sun and Yuguang Fang, "Users First: Service-Oriented Spectrum Auction with a Two-Tier Framework Support", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 34, No. 11, pp. 2999-3013, November 2016.
    84. Erte Pan, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Tensor Voting Techniques and Applications in Mobile Trace Inference," IEEE Access (Invited), Special Issue on Artificial Intelligence Enabled Networking.
    85. Jie Wang, Qinghua Gao, Miao Pan, Xiao Zhang, Yan Yu and Hongyu Wang, "Towards Accurate Device-Free Wireless Localization with a Saddle Surface Model", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 65, No. 8, pp. 6665-6677, August 2016.
    86. Yanru Zhang, Lanchao Liu, Yunan Gu, Dusit Niyato, Miao Pan and Zhu Han, "Offloading in Software Defined Network at Edge with Information Asymmetry: A Contract Theoretical Approach", Journal of Signal Processing Systems (Invited), Vol. 81, No. 2, pp. 1-13, November 2015.
    87. Yunan Gu, Yanru Zhang, Miao Pan and Zhu Han, "Matching and Cheating in Device to Device Communications Underlaying Cellular Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 33, No. 10, pp. 2156-2166, October 2015.
    88. Yun Meng, Jiandong Li, Hongyan Li and Miao Pan, "A Transformed Conflict Graph Based Resource Allocation Scheme Combining Interference Alignment in OFDMA Femtocell Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 64, No. 10, pp. 4728-4737, October 2015.
    89. Han Zhao, Miao Pan, Xinxin Liu, Xiaolin Li and Yuguang Fang, "Exploring Fine-Grained Resource Rental Planning in Cloud Computing", IEEE Transactions on Cloud Computing (TCC), Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 304-317, August 2015.
    90. Zaixin Lu, Wei Wayne Li and Miao Pan, "Maximum lifetime scheduling for target coverage and data collection in wireless sensor networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 64, No. 2, pp. 714-727, February 2015.
    91. Yan Long, Hongyan Li, Hao Yue, Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "SUM: Spectrum Utilization Maximization in Energy-Constrained Cooperative Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 32, No. 11, pp. 2105-2116, November 2014.
    92. Hao Yue, Chi Zhang, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Shigang Chen, "Unknown-target Information Collection in Sensor-enabled RFID Systems", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), Vol. 22, No. 4, pp. 1164-1175, August 2014.
    93. Miao Pan, Pan Li, Yang Song, Yuguang Fang, Phone Lin and Savo Glisic, "When Spectrum Meets Clouds: Optimal Session Based Spectrum Trading under Spectrum Uncertainty", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 615-627, March 2014.
    94. Yan Long, Hongyan Li, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Tan F. Wong, "A Fair QoS-aware Resource Allocation Scheme for Multi-Radio Multi-Channel Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (TVT), Vol. 62, No. 7, pp. 3349-3358, September 2013..
    95. Yuanxiong Guo, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Pramod P. Khargonekar, "Decentralized Coordination of Energy Utilization for Residential Households in the Smart Grid", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid (TSG), Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 1341-1350, September 2013.
    96. Miao Pan, Hao Yue, Chi Zhang and Yuguang Fang, "Path Selection under Budget Constraints in Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), Vol. 12, No. 6, pp. 1133-1145, June 2013.
    97. Hao Yue, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Savo Glisic, "Spectrum and Energy Efficient Relay Station Placement in Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 31, No. 5, pp. 883-893, May 2013.
    98. Miao Pan, Hao Yue and Yuguang Fang, "The X Loss: Band-Mix Selection for Opportunistic Spectrum Accessing with Uncertain Supply from Primary Service Providers", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), Vol. 11, No. 12, pp. 2133-2144, December 2012.
    99. Yuanxiong Guo, Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "Optimal Power Management of Residential Customers in the Smart Grid", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), Vol. 23, No. 9, pp. 1593-1606, September 2012.
    100. Pan Li, Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "Capacity Bounds of Three-Dimensional Wireless Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 1304-1315, August 2012.
    101. Miao Pan, Pan Li and Yuguang Fang, "Cooperative Communication Aware Link Scheduling for Cognitive Vehicular Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 760-768, May 2012.
    102. Miao Pan, Xiaoyan Zhu and Yuguang Fang, "Using Homomorphic Encryption to Secure the Combinatorial Spectrum Auction without the Trustworthy Auctioneer", Wireless Networks, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 113-128, February 2012.
    103. Miao Pan, Chi Zhang, Pan Li and Yuguang Fang, "Spectrum Harvesting and Sharing in Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks under Uncertain Spectrum Supply", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 369-378, February 2012.
    104. Miao Pan, Jinyuan (Stella) Sun and Yuguang Fang, "Purging the Back-room Dealing: Secure Spectrum Auction Leveraging Paillier Cryptosystem", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 29, No. 4, pp. 866-876, April 2011.

    Conference Publications

    1. Xuqing Wu, Yuchen Jin, Chenpei Huang, Miao Pan, and Jiefu Chen, "Deep Learning Based Blind Deconvolution for Geophysical Data Processing", IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and USNC-URSI Radio Science Meeting (APS/URSI'21), Marina Bay Sands, Singapore, December 4-10, 2021.
    2. Chenpei Huang, Chaoxian Qi, Aijun Song, Gangbing Song, Jiefu Chen and Miao Pan, "A Low Complexity Aggregation Method for Underwater On-Pipe Sensor Network", ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet'21), Shenzhen, China/Virtual, November 22-24, 2021.
    3. Chaoxian Qi, Chenpei Huang, Neil J. A. Egarguin, Daniel Onofrei, Miao Pan, and Jiefu Chen, "Enhanced Underwater Acoustic Communication via Active Field Control", ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet'21), Shenzhen, China/Virtual, November 22-24, 2021.
    4. Pavana Prakash, Jiahao Ding, Maoqiang Wu, Minglei Shu, Rong Yu, and Miao Pan, "To Talk or to Work: Delay Efficient Federated Learning over Mobile Edge Devices", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'21), Madrid, Spain/Virtual, December 7-11, 2021.
    5. Peichun Li, Xumin Huang, Miao Pan, and Rong Yu, "FedGreen: Federated Learning with Fine-Grained Gradient Compression for Green Mobile Edge", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'21), Madrid, Spain/Virtual, December 7-11, 2021.
    6. Jiaxi Liu, Zhen Wang, Chi Zhang, Chengjie Gu, Miao Pan, and Xia Zhang, "Adaptive Data Transmission and Task Scheduling for High-De?nition Map Update", International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA'21), Nanjing, China, June 25-27, 2021.
    7. Chenpei Huang, Debing Wei, Chaoxian Qi, Aijun Song, Gangbing Song, Jiefu Chen, and Miao Pan, "Reverberating Stress Wave Channel Capacity in Pipe Communications", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'21), Virtual/Montreal, Canada, June 14-23, 2021.
    8. Jeffrey Jiarui Chen, Rui Chen, Xinyue Zhang, and Miao Pan, "A Privacy Preserving Federated Learning Framework for COVID-19 Vulnerability Map Construction", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'21), Virtual/Montreal, Canada, June 14-23, 2021.
    9. Yang Wang, Wenjun Xu, Zhijin Qin, Yimeng Zhang, Hui Gao, Miao Pan, and Jiaru Lin, "Deep Neural Network-Based Robust Spectrum Sensing: Exploiting Phase Difference Distribution", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'21), Virtual/Montreal, Canada, June 14-23, 2021.
    10. Yuanyuan Wang, Chi Zhang, and Miao Pan, "Optimizing Data Transmission in High Altitude Balloon Networks with Multi-beam Directional Antennas", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'21), Virtual/Montreal, Canada, June 14-23, 2021.
    11. Liang Li, Dian Shi, Ronghui Hou, Hui Li, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "To Talk or to Work: Flexible Communication Compression for Energy Efficient Federated Learning over Heterogeneous Mobile Edge Devices", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM'21), Virtual Conference, May 10-13, 2021. (Acceptance ratio: 252/1,266 = 19.91%) [Code]
    12. Jiahao Ding, Guannan Liang, Jinbo Bi, and Miao Pan, "Differentially Private and Communication Efficient Collaborative Learning", AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI'21), Virtual Conference, February 2-9, 2021. (Acceptance ratio: 1,692/7,911 = 21.38%)
    13. Xinyue Zhang, Jiahao Ding, Maoqiang Wu, Stephen Wong, Hien Nguyen, and Miao Pan, "Adaptive Privacy Preserving Deep Learning Algorithms for Medical Data", Winter Conference on Applications of Computer Vision (WACV'21), Fully ONLINE, January 5-9, 2021. [Video]
    14. Xiaoliang Li, Chenpei Huang, Debing Wei, Miao Pan, Xiaonan Shan, and Jiefu Chen, "Wireless Telemetry System for Long-term Real-time Subsurface Monitoring", National Radio Science Meeting (NRSM'21), Fully ONLINE, January 4-9, 2021.
    15. Rui Chen, Liang Li, Jeffrey Jiarui Chen, Ronghui Hou, Yanmin Gong, Yuanxiong Guo, and Miao Pan, "COVID-19 Vulnerability Map Construction via Location Privacy Preserving Mobile Crowdsourcing", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'20), Taipei, Taiwan, December 7-11, 2020. [Video]
    16. Danye Wu, Miao Pan, Zhiwei Xu, Yujun Zhang, and Zhu Han, "Towards Efficient Secure Aggregation for Model Update in Federated Learning", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'20), Taipei, Taiwan, December 7-11, 2020.
    17. Pavana Prakash, Jiahao Ding, Hongning Li, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Qingqi Pei, and Miao Pan, "Privacy Preserving Facial Recognition against Model Inversion Attacks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'20), Taipei, Taiwan, December 7-11, 2020.
    18. Shahira Amin, Liang Li, Yuanxiong Guo, Miao Pan, and Yanmin Gong, "Geo-Indistinguishablility for Crowdsourced-Based Radio Environment Map Construction", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'20), Taipei, Taiwan, December 7-11, 2020.
    19. Hao Gao, Wuchen Li, Miao Pan, Zhu Han, and H. Vincent Poor, "Analyzing Social Distancing and Seasonality of COVID-19 with Mean Field Evolutionary Dynamics", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'20) Special Workshop on Communications and Networking Technologies for Responding to COVID-19, Taipei, Taiwan, December 7-11, 2020.
    20. Guannan Liang, Qianqian Tong, Jiahao Ding, Miao Pan, and Jinbo Bi, "Effective Proximal Methods for Non-convex Non-smooth Regularized Learning", IEEE International Conference on Data Mining (ICDM'20), Sorrento, Italy, November 17-20, 2020. (Regular Paper, Acceptance ratio: 91/930 = 9.8%)
    21. Jiahao Ding, Jingyi Wang, Guannan Liang, Jinbo Bi, and Miao Pan, "Towards Plausible Differentially Private ADMM Based Distributed Machine Learning", ACM International Conference on Information and Knowledge Management (CIKM'20), Fully ONLINE, October 19-23, 2020. (Acceptance ratio: 193/920 = 20.98%)
    22. Javier Garcia, Steban Soto, Arifa Sultana, Julien Leclerc, Miao Pan, and Aaron T. Becker, "Underwater Robot Localization Using Magnetic Induction: Noise Modeling and Hardware Validation", Global OCEANS 2020: Singapore-U.S. Gulf Coast (OCEANS'20), Fully ONLINE, October 5-30, 2020.
    23. Chaoxian Qi, Debing Wei, Miao Pan, and Jiefu Chen, "Underwater Wireless Communication Using Coil-Based Magnetic Induction", IEEE International Symposium on Antennas and Propagation and North American Radio Science Meeting (IEEE AP-S/URSI'20), Montreal, Canada, July 5-10, 2020.
    24. Rui Chen, Xinyue Zhang, Jingyi Wang, Qimei Cui, Wenjun Xu, and Miao Pan, "Data-Driven Small Cell Planning for Traffic Offloading with Users' Differential Privacy", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'20), Dublin, Ireland, June 7-11, 2020.
    25. Dian Shi, Jixiang Lu, Jie Wang, Lixin Li, Kaikai Liu, and Miao Pan, "No One Left Behind: Avoid Hot Car Deaths via WiFi Detection", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'20), Dublin, Ireland, June 7-11, 2020.
    26. Rui Chen, Liang Li, Ronghui Hou, Tingting Yang, Li Wang, and Miao Pan, "Data-Driven Optimization for Resource Provision in Non-Cooperative Edge Computing Market", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'20), Dublin, Ireland, June 7-11, 2020.
    27. Xinyue Zhang, Jiahao Ding, Xuanheng Li, Tingting Yang, Jie Wang, and Miao Pan, "Mobile Crowdsensing Task Allocation Optimization with Differentially Private Location Privacy", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'20), Dublin, Ireland, June 7-11, 2020. [Video]
    28. Feng Hu, Bing Chen, Dian Shi, Xinyue Zhang, Haijun Zhang, and Miao Pan, "Secure Routing Protocol in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks via Deep Learning", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'20), Seoul, South Korea, April 6-9, 2020.
    29. Kajia Jiao, Xuanheng Li, Miao Pan, Fan Jiang, and Ming Li, "Trading Based Service-Oriented Spectrum-Aware RAN-Slicing Under Spectrum Sharing", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'20), Seoul, South Korea, April 6-9, 2020.
    30. Jiahao Ding, Xinyue Zhang, Xiaohuan Li, Junyi Wang, Rong Yu, and Miao Pan, "Differentially Private and Fair Classification via Calibrated Functional Mechanism", AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI'20), New York, NY, February 7-12, 2020. (Acceptance ratio: 1,591/7,737 = 20.56%)
    31. Jiahao Ding, Xinyue Zhang, Mingsong Chen, Kaiping Xue, Chi Zhang, and Miao Pan, "Differentially Private Robust ADMM for Distributed Machine Learning", IEEE International Conference on Big Data (BigData'19), Los Angeles, CA, December 9-12, 2019. (Acceptance ratio: 106/550 = 19.27%)
    32. Xinyue Zhang, Jiahao Ding, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Xiaoxia Huang, Pan Li, and Miao Pan, "Differentially Private Functional Mechanism for Generative Adversarial Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'19), Waikoloa, HI, December 9-13, 2019.
    33. Liang Li, Ronghui Hou, Xinyue Zhang, Hao Yue, Hui Li, and Miao Pan, "Participant Recruitment for Coverage-Aware Mobile Crowdsensing with Location Differential Privacy", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'19), Waikoloa, HI, December 9-13, 2019.
    34. Liang Li, Ronghui Hou, Ruoguang Li, Hui Li, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Delay-Aware Adaptive Wireless Video Streaming in Edge Computing Assisted Ultra-Dense Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'19), Waikoloa, HI, December 9-13, 2019.
    35. Feng Hu, Bing Chen, Jingyi Wang, Ming Li, Pan Li, and Miao Pan, "MastDP: Matching Based Double Auction Mechanism for Spectrum Trading with Differential Privacy", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'19), Waikoloa, HI, December 9-13, 2019.
    36. Rui Hu, Yuanxiong Guo, Miao Pan, and Yanmin Gong, "Targeted Poisoning Attacks on Social Recommender Systems", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'19), Waikoloa, HI, December 9-13, 2019.
    37. Zonghao Huang, Miao Pan, and Yanmin Gong, "Robust Truth Discovery Against Data Poisoning in Mobile Crowdsensing", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'19), Waikoloa, HI, December 9-13, 2019.
    38. Mohamed A. ElMossallamy, Zhu Han, Miao Pan, Riku Jäntti, Karim G. Seddik, and Geoffrey Ye Li, "Noncoherent MIMO Codes Construction using Autoencoders", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'19), Waikoloa, HI, December 9-13, 2019.
    39. Ruoguang Li, Li Wang, Yanmin Gong, Mei Song, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Dynamic Cache Placement, Node Association, and Power Allocation in Fog Aided Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'19), Waikoloa, HI, December 9-13, 2019.
    40. Debing Wei, Chaoxian Qi, Jiefu Chen, Aijun Song, Gangbing Song, and Miao Pan, "Pipe Data Through the Water: Stress Wave Communications Along Pipelines", ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet'19), Atlanta, GA, October 23-25, 2019.
    41. Qiang Fu, Aijun Song, Qiuyang Tao, Fumin Zhang, and Miao Pan, "Virtual MIMO Transmissions for Underwater Acoustic Communications with Moving Platforms", ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet'19), Atlanta, GA, October 23-25, 2019.
    42. Jiahao Ding, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Haijun Zhang, Yanmin Gong, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Stochastic ADMM Based Distributed Machine Learning with Differential Privacy", International Conference on Security and Privacy in Communication Networks (SecureComm'19), Orlando, FL, October 23-25, 2019.
    43. Longzhe Wu, Lixin Li, Xu Li, Ye Yu, Lei Zhang, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Resource Allocation in Blockchain System Based on Mobile Edge Computing Networks", International Conference on Wireless Communications and Signal Processing (WCSP'19), Xi'an, China, October 23-25, 2019.
    44. Taiheng Ge, Chi Zhang, and Miao Pan, "Task-oriented and Disruption-tolerant Traffic Steering in UAV Networks", IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC'19), Changchun, China, August 11-13, 2019.
    45. Jingyi Wang, Xinyue Zhang, Wenjun Xu, Qixun Zhang, Zhiyong Feng, and Miao Pan, "Data-Driven Small Cell Placement Optimization with Users' Differential Privacy for Wireless NGNs", International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS'19), Dallas, TX, July 7-10, 2019. (Acceptance ratio: 132/668 = 19.76%)
    46. Dian Shi, Xuanheng Li, Ming Li, Jie Wang, Pan Li and Miao Pan, "Optimal Transportation Network Company Vehicle Dispatching via Deep Deterministic Policy Gradient", International Conference on Algorithms, Systems, and Applications of Wireless Networks (WASA'19), Honolulu, HI, June 24-26, 2019.
    47. Mingyan Xiao, Ming Li, Linke Guo, Miao Pan, Zhu Han, and Pan Li, "Securing Task Allocation in Mobile Crowd Sensing: An Incentive Design Approach", IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS'19), Washington, DC, June 10-12, 2019.
    48. Yuanyuan Wang, Kai Wan, Chi Zhang, Zhang Xia, and Miao Pan, "Optimized Real-time Flight Data Streaming via Air-to-Air Links for Civil Aviation", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'19), Shanghai, China, May 20-24, 2019.
    49. Xufei Wang, Weixian Liao, Yifan Guo, Lixing Yu, Qianlong Wang, Miao Pan, and Pan Li, "PerRNN: Personalized Recurrent Neural Networks for Acceleration-based Human Activity Recognition", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'19), Shanghai, China, May 20-24, 2019.
    50. Lin Yao, Yuxiang Jia, Haijun Zhang, Keping Long, Miao Pan, and Shui Yu, "A Decentralized Private Data Transaction Pricing and Quality Control Method", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'19), Shanghai, China, May 20-24, 2019.
    51. Yixin Wang, Wenjun Xu, Jianqing Liu, Miao Pan, Ping Zhang, and Jiaru Lin, "An Energy-Efficient Design for Mobile UAV Fire Surveillance Networks", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'19), Shanghai, China, May 20-24, 2019.
    52. Jinglin Zhang, Wenjun Xu, Hui Gao, Miao Pan, Zhiyong Feng, and Zhu Han, "Position-Attitude Prediction based Beam Tracking for UAV mmWave Communications", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'19), Shanghai, China, May 20-24, 2019. (Best Paper Award)
    53. Ruliu Nie, Wenjun Xu, Zhi Zhang, Ping Zhang, Miao Pan, and Jiaru Lin, "Max-Min Distance Clustering Based Distributed Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive UAV Networks", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'19), Shanghai, China, May 20-24, 2019.
    54. Mohamed A. ElMossallamy, Zhu Han, Miao Pan, Riku Jäntti, Karim G. Seddik, and Geoffrey Ye Li, "Noncoherent Frequency Shift Keying for Ambient Backscatter over OFDM Signals", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'19), Shanghai, China, May 20-24, 2019. (2019 IEEE TCGCC Best Conference Paper Award)
    55. Xuanheng Li, Haichuan Ding, Miao Pan, Jie Wang, Haixia Zhang, and Yuguang Fang, "Data-Driven Service Provisioning over Shared Spectrums with Statistical QoS Guarantee", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'19), Marrakech, Morocco, April 15-18, 2019.
    56. Xiaopeng Liang, Wenjun Xu, Miao Pan, Qian Deng, and Jiaru Lin, "Capacity Enhancement for Energy-Harvesting Cognitive Radio Networks: A NOMA-Enabled Joint Design", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'19), Marrakech, Morocco, April 15-18, 2019.
    57. Xinyue Zhang, Jingyi Wang, Hongning Li, Yuanxiong Guo, Qingqi Pei, Pan Li, and Miao Pan, "Data-Driven Caching with Users' Local Differential Privacy in Information-Centric Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'18), Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 9-13, 2018.
    58. Jingyi Wang, Xinyue Zhang, Haijun Zhang, Hai Lin, Hideki Tode, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Data-Driven Optimization for Utility Providers with Differential Privacy of Users' Energy Profile", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'18), Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 9-13, 2018.
    59. Debing Wei, Li Yan, Xuanheng Li, Jie Wang, Jiefu Chen, Miao Pan, and Yahong Rosa Zheng, "Ferrite Assisted Geometry-Conformal Magnetic Induction Antenna and Subsea Communications for AUVs", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'18), Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 9-13, 2018.
    60. Dian Shi, Jiahao Ding, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Hao Yue, Wenjun Xu, Xiangwei Zhou, and Miao Pan, "Deep Q-Network Based Route Scheduling for Transportation Network Company Vehicles", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'18), Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 9-13, 2018.
    61. Mohamed A. ElMossallamy, Zhu Han, Miao Pan, Riku Jäntti, Karim G. Seddik, and Geoffrey Ye Li, "Backscatter Communications over Ambient OFDM Signals using Null Subcarriers", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'18), Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 9-13, 2018.
    62. Liming Zhang, Jie Wang, Qinghua Gao, Xuanheng Li, Miao Pan, and Yuguang Fang, "LetFi: Letter Recognition in the Air Using CSI", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'18), Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 9-13, 2018.
    63. Jiaqi Liu, Shengjie Guo, Sa Xiao, Miao Pan, Xiangwei Zhou, Geoffrey Ye Li, Gang Wu, and Shaoqian Li, "Resource Allocation for Cooperative D2D-Enabled Wireless Caching Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'18), Abu Dhabi, UAE, December 9-13, 2018.
    64. Debing Wei, Steban Soto, Javier Garcia, Aaron Becker, Li Wang, and Miao Pan, "ROV Assisted Magnetic Induction Communication Field Tests in Underwater Environments", ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet'18), Shenzhen, China, December 3-5, 2018.
    65. Ruifeng Duan, Riku Jäntti, Mohamed A ElMossallamy, Zhu Han, and Miao Pan, "Multi-Antenna Receiver for Ambient Backscatter Communication Systems", IEEE International Workshop on Signal Processing Advances in Wireless Communications (SPAWC'18), Kalamata, Greece, June 25-28, 2018.
    66. Haijun Zhang, Ning Yang, Keping Long, Miao Pan, George K. Karagiannidis, and Arumugam Nallanathan, "Energy Efficient Resource Allocation for Secure NOMA Networks", IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC-Spring'18), Porto, Portugal, June 3-6, 2018. (Best Paper Award)
    67. Khaled Rabieh, Miao Pan, Zhu Han, and Vitaly Ford, "SRPV: A Scalable Revocation Scheme for Pseudonyms-based Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'18), Kansas City, MO, May 20-24, 2018.
    68. Debing Wei, Li Yan, Xuanheng Li, Yi Sun, Dongfeng Yuan, Jiefu Chen, and Miao Pan, "Exploiting Magnetic Field Analysis to Characterize MI Wireless Communications in Subsea Environments", International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC'18), Maui, HI, March 5-8, 2018.
    69. Li Yan, Debing Wei, Miao Pan, and Jiefu Chen, "Downhole wireless communication using magnetic induction technique", United States National Committee of URSI National Radio Science Meeting (USNC-URSI NRSM'18), Boulder, CO, January 4-7, 2018.
    70. Zaixin Lu, Jd Youngs, Zhi Chen, and Miao Pan, "Novel Scheduling for Energy Management in Microgrid", International Conference on Combinatorial Optimization and Applications (COCOA'17), Shanghai, China, December 16-18, 2017.
    71. Jingyi Wang, Yanmin Gong, Lijun Qian, Riku Jäntti, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Primary Users' Operational Privacy Preservation via Data-Driven Optimization", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'17), Singapore, December 4-8, 2017. (Best Paper Award)
    72. Li Yan, Debing Wei, Miao Pan, and Jiefu Chen, "High speed borehole telemetry system using magnetic induction", International Applied Computational Electromagnetics Society Symposium, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China, August 1-4, 2017.
    73. Oluwaseyi Omotere, Lijun Qian, Riku Jäntti, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Big RF Data Assisted Cognitive Radio Network Coexistence in 3.5GHz Band", International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN'17), Vancouver, Canada, July 31-August 3, 2017.
    74. Zhe Yu, Yuanxiong Guo, and Miao Pan, "Coalitional Datacenter Energy Cost Optimization in Electricity Markets", ACM International Conference on Future Energy Systems (ACM e-Energy'17), Hong Kong, China, May 17-19, 2017.
    75. Sai Mounika Errapotu, Justin Loveless, Rong Yu, Shaolei Ren, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Privacy Preserving Clock Auction for Emergency Demand Response in Colocation Data Centers", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'17), Paris, France, May 21-25, 2017.
    76. Yunan Gu, Li Wang, Miao Pan and Zhu Han, "Exploiting the Stable Fixture Matching Game for Mobile Crowd Sensing: A Local Event Sharing Framework", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'17), Paris, France, May 21-25, 2017.
    77. Li Yan, Debing Wei, Miao Pan, and Jiefu Chen, "Magnetic Induction for MWD Telemetry System", 2017 Texas Symposium on Wireless and Microwave Circuits and Systems, Waco, TX, 30-31 March, 2017.
    78. Sai Mounika Errapotu, Jingyi Wang, Zaixin Lu, Wei Li, Miao Pan, and Zhu Han, "Bidding Privacy Preservation for Dynamic Matching Based Spectrum Trading", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'16), Washington, DC, December 4-8, 2016.
    79. Jingyi Wang, Wenbo Ding, Yuanxiong Guo, Chi Zhang, Miao Pan, and Jian Song, "Dynamic Matching Based Distributed Spectrum Trading in Multi-Radio Multi-Channel CRNs", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'16), Washington, DC, December 4-8, 2016.
    80. Luyao Niu, Yuanxiong Guo, Hongning Li, and Miao Pan, "A Nash Bargaining Approach to Emergency Demand Response in Colocation Data Centers", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'16), Washington, DC, December 4-8, 2016.
    81. Yunan Gu, Lin X. Cai, Miao Pan, Lingyang Song and Zhu Han, "Exploiting the Stable Fixture Matching Game for Content Sharing in D2D-based LTE-V2X Communications", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'16), Washington, DC, December 4-8, 2016.
    82. Jingyi Wang, Yan Long, Jie Wang, Sai Mounika Errapotu, Yuanxiong Guo and Miao Pan, "Distributed Spectrum Trading via Dynamic Matching with Evolving Preferences", IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC'16), Chengdu, China, July 27-29, 2016.
    83. Zaixin Lu, Weili Wu, Wei Li and Miao Pan, "Efficient Scheduling Algorithms for On-Demand Wireless Data Broadcast", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'16), San Francisco, CA, April 10-15, 2016. (Acceptance ratio: 300/1644 = 18.25%)
    84. Xuanheng Li, Miao Pan, Yang Song, Yi Sun and Yuguang Fang, "Economic-Robust Session based Spectrum Trading in Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'15), San Diego, CA, December 6-10, 2015. (Best Paper Award)
    85. Yunan Gu, Yanru Zhang, Lin X. Cai, Miao Pan, Lingyang Song and Zhu Han, "Exploiting Student-Project Allocation Matching for Spectrum Sharing in LTE-Unlicensed", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'15), San Diego, CA, December 6-10, 2015.
    86. Yanru Zhang, Yunan Gu, Lingyang Song, Miao Pan, Zaher Dawy and Zhu Han, "Tournament Based Incentive Mechanism Designs for Mobile Crowdsourcing", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'15), San Diego, CA, December 6-10, 2015.
    87. Yuanxiong Guo and Miao Pan, "Coordinated Energy Management for Colocation Data Centers in Smart Grids", IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm 2015), Miami, FL, November 2-5, 2015.
    88. Yanru Zhang, Yunan Gu, Miao Pan, Zaher Dawy, Lingyang Song, and Zhu Han, "Financing Contract with Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard for Spectrum Trading in Cognitive Radio Networks", (invited), IEEE China Summit and International Conference on Signal and Information Processing (ChinaSIP'15), Chengdu, China, July 12-15, 2015.
    89. Yunan Gu, Yanru Zhang, Miao Pan and Zhu Han, "Student Admission Matching based Content-Cache Allocation", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'15), New Orleans, LA, March 9-12, 2015.
    90. Fahira Sangare, Ali Arab, Miao Pan, Lijun Qian, Suresh Khator and Zhu Han, "RF Energy Harvesting for WSNs via Dynamic Control of Unmanned Vehicle Charging", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'15), New Orleans, LA, March 9-12, 2015.
    91. Yanru Zhang, Yunan Gu, Lanchao Liu, Miao Pan, Zaher Dawy and Zhu Han, "Incentive Mechanism in Crowdsourcing with Moral Hazard", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'15), New Orleans, LA, March 9-12, 2015.
    92. Bin Fu, Chuanhe Huang, Zaixin Lu, Miao Pan and Weili Wu, "Minimizing the Access Time of Multi-item Requests in Wireless Data Broadcast Environments", IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN'14), Maui, HI, December 19-21, 2014.
    93. Yawei Pang, Yanru Zhang, Yunan Gu, Miao Pan, Zhu Han and Pan Li, "Efficient Data Collection for Wireless Rechargeable Sensor Clusters in Harsh Terrains Using UAVs", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'14), Austin, TX, December 8-12, 2014.
    94. Yunan Gu, Yanru Zhang, Miao Pan and Zhu Han, "Cheating in Matching of Device to Device Pairs in Cellular Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'14), Austin, TX, December 8-12, 2014
    95. Erte Pan, Miao Pan, Zhu Han and Vernaldo Wright, "Mobile Trace Inference Based on Tensor Voting", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'14), Austin, TX, December 8-12, 2014
    96. Tingting Wu, Chi Zhang, Nenghai Yu and Miao Pan, "Quadtree-based Optimal Path Routing with the Smallest Routing Table Size", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'14), Austin, TX, December 8-12, 2014
    97. Yanru Zhang, Yunan Gu, Miao Pan and Zhu Han, "Distributed Matching Based Spectrum Allocation in Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'14), Austin, TX, December 8-12, 2014
    98. Miao Pan, Hongyan Li, Yawei Pang, Rong Yu, Zaixin Lu and Wei Wayne Li, "Optimal Energy Replenishment and Data Collection in Wireless Rechargeable Sensor Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'14), Austin, TX, December 8-12, 2014
    99. Weixian Liao, Ming Li, Sergio Salinas, Pan Li, and Miao Pan, "Optimal Energy Cost for Strongly Stable Multi-hop Green Cellular Networks", International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS'14), Madrid, Spain, June 30-July 3, 2014. (Acceptance ratio: 66/500 = 13%)
    100. Yi Liu, Rong Yu, Miao Pan and Yan Zhang, "Adaptive Channel Access in Spectrum Database-Driven Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'14), Sydney, Australia, 10-14 June, 2014
    101. Yan Long, Hongyan Li, Hao Yue, Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "Spectrum Utilization Maximization in Energy Limited Cooperative Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC'14), Sydney, Australia, 10-14 June, 2014.
    102. Long Suo, Hongyan Li, Miao Pan and Jiandong Li, "An Efficient Phase based Imperfect Interference Alignment Scheme for 3-user Asymmetric Constant Channel", IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC'14-Spring), Seoul, Korea, 18-21 May, 2014.
    103. Yawei Pang, Zaixin Lu, Miao Pan and Wei Wayne Li, "Charging Coverage for Energy Replenishment in Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control (ICNSC'14), Miami, FL, April 7-9, 2014.
    104. Yunan Gu, Miao Pan and Wei Wayne Li, "Maximizing the Lifetime of Delay-Sensitive Sensor Networks via Joint Routing and Sleep Scheduling", International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC'14), Honolulu, HI, February 3-6, 2014.
    105. Yunan Gu, Miao Pan and Wei Wayne Li, "Prolonging the Lifetime of Large Scale Wireless Sensor Networks via Base Station Placement", IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC'13-Fall, Best Paper Runner-up), Las Vegas, NV, September 2-5, 2013.
    106. Yan Long, Hongyan Li, Miao Pan, Pan Li and Jiandong Li, "Scalable Video Coding Based Video Transmission in MRMC Networks: A Cross-Layer Design Perspective", IEEE International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC'13), Xi'An, China, August 12-14, 2013.
    107. Ming Li, Pan Li, Miao Pan and Jinyuan Sun, "Economic-Robust Transmission Opportunity Auction in Multi-hop Networks", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'13), Turin, Italy, April 14-19, 2013. (Acceptance ratio: 280/1613 = 17.36%)
    108. Yuanxiong Guo, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Pramod Khargonekar, "Coordinated Energy Scheduling for Residential Households in the Smart Grid", IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm'12), Tainan City, Taiwan, November 5-8, 2012.
    109. Yue Zhao, Xuming Fang, Miao Pan, Rongsheng Huang and Yuguang Fang, "An Adaptive Resource Allocation in OFDMA Multi-hop Relay Networks", IEEE International Conference on Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob'12), Barcelona, Spain, October 8-10, 2012.
    110. Miao Pan, Yan Long, Hao Yue, Yuguang Fang and Hongyan Li, "Multicast Throughput Optimization and Fair Spectrum Sharing in Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'12), Anaheim, CA, December 3-7, 2012.
    111. Miao Pan, Hao Yue, Pan Li and Yuguang Fang, "Throughput Maximization of Cooperative Wireless Mesh Networks Using Directional Antennas", IEEE International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC'12), Beijing, China, August 15-18, 2012.
    112. Han Zhao, Miao Pan, Xinxin Liu, Xiaolin Li and Yuguang Fang, "Optimal Resource Rental Planning for Elastic Applications in Cloud Market", IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS'12), Shanghai, China, May 21-25, 2012. (Acceptance ratio: 118/569 = 19.80%)
    113. Miao Pan, Pan Li, Yang Song, Yuguang Fang and Phone Lin, "Spectrum Clouds: A Session Based Spectrum Trading System for Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'12), Orlando, FL, March 25-30, 2012. (Acceptance ratio: 278/1547 = 17.97%)
    114. Hao Yue, Chi Zhang, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Shigang Chen, "A Time-efficient Information Collection Protocol for Large-scale RFID Systems", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'12), Orlando, FL, March 25-30, 2012. (Acceptance ratio: 278/1547 = 17.97%).
    115. Xinxin Liu, Han Zhao, Miao Pan, Hao Yue, Xiaolin Li and Yuguang Fang, "Traffic-Aware Multiple Mix Zone Placement for Protecting Location Privacy", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'12), Orlando, FL, March 25-30, 2012. (Acceptance ratio: 278/1547 = 17.97%).
    116. Miao Pan, Hongyan Li, Pan Li and Yuguang Fang, "Dealing with the Untrustworthy Auctioneer in Combinatorial Spectrum Auction", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'11), Houston, TX, December 5-9, 2011.
    117. Hao Yue, Miao Pan, Rongsheng Huang, Hongxia Zhao and Yuguang Fang, "LIP: A Light-weighted Session-based Incentive Protocol for Multi-hop Cellular Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'11), Houston, TX, December 5-9, 2011.
    118. Miao Pan, Chi Zhang, Pan Li and Yuguang Fang, "Joint Routing and Link Scheduling for Cognitive Radio Networks under Uncertain Spectrum Supply", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'11), Shanghai, China, April 10-15, 2011. (Acceptance ratio: 291/1823 = 15.96%)
    119. Pan Li, Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "The Capacity of Three-Dimensional Wireless Ad Hoc Networks," IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'11), Shanghai, China, April 10-15, 2011. (Acceptance ratio: 291/1823 = 15.96%)
    120. Miao Pan, Hao Yue, Yuguang Fang and Hongyan Li, "The X Loss: band-mix selection with uncertain supply for opportunistic spectrum accessing", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'10), Miami, FL, December 6-10, 2010.
    121. Miao Pan, Yang Song, Pan Li and Yuguang Fang, "Reward and Risk for Opportunistic Spectrum Accessing in Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'10), Miami, FL, December 6-10, 2010.
    122. Miao Pan, Hao Yue, Yuguang Fang and Phone Lin, "A return and risk model for efficient spectrum sharing in cognitive radio networks", 2010 IEEE 71st Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC'10: Spring), Taipei, Taiwan, May 16-19, 2010.
    123. Xiaoyan Yin, Xingshe Zhou, Miao Pan and Shining Li, "Admission control with multi-constrained QoS providing in Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control (ICNSC'10), Chicago, IL, April 11-13, 2010.
    124. Miao Pan, Feng Chen, Xiaoyan Yin and Yuguang Fang, "Fair profit allocation in the spectrum auction using the Shapley value", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'09), Honolulu, HI, December 1-4, 2009.
    125. Miao Pan, Rongsheng Huang and Yuguang Fang, "Cost design for opportunistic multi-hop routing in cognitive radio networks", IEEE Military Communications Conference (Milcom'08), San Diego, CA, November 17-19, 2008.
    126. Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "Bargaining based pairwise cooperative spectrum sensing for Cognitive Radio networks", IEEE Military Communications Conference (Milcom'08), San Diego, CA, November 17-19, 2008.
    127. Miao Pan Jie Chen, Ruoju Liu, Zhiyong Feng, Ying Wang and Ping Zhang, "Dynamic Spectrum Access and Joint Radio Resource Management Combining for Resource Allocation in Cooperative Networks", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC'07), Hong Kong, March 11-15 2007.
    128. David Grandblaise, Clemens Kloeck, Tobias Renk, Parimal Bag, Paul Levine, Klaus Moessner, Ji Yang, Miao Pan and Kui Zhang, "Microeconomics Inspired Mechanisms to Manage Dynamic Spectrum Allocation", IEEE International Symposium on New Frontiers in Dynamic Spectrum Access Networks (DySPAN'07), Dublin, Ireland, April 17-20 2007.
    129. Miao Pan, Shuo Liang, Haozhi Xiong, Jie Chen and Guangyi Liu, "A Novel Bargaining Based Dynamic Spectrum Management Scheme in Reconfigurable Systems", International Conference on Systems and Networks Communications (ICSNC'06), Tahiti, French Polynesia, October 29-November 3, 2006.
    130. Miao Pan, Ruoju Liu, Xihai Han, Yongjing Zhang, Yang Ji and Ping Zhang, "A Novel Market Competition Based Dynamic Spectrum Management Scheme in Reconfigurable Systems", IEEE International Conference on Communication systems (ICCS'06), Singapore, October 30-November 1, 2006.
    131. Xihai Han, Hui Wang, Miao Pan, Yang Ji and Ping Zhang, "Light Dark Routing Protocol: An Innovative Infrastructure-assisted Ad-hoc Routing Protocol", IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM'06), San Francisco, CA, November 27-30, 2006.
    132. Ruoju Liu, Jianhua Zhang, Lei Jiang, Miao Pan, Xinying Gao and Ping Zhang, "Energy-Efficient and Mui-Free Synchronization for UWB Based WSNS", IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC'06), Helsinki, Finland, September 11-14, 2006.

    Teaching

  • ECE 5397/6397 Introduction to Cybersecurity, Spring 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
  • ECE 2100 Circuits Analysis Lab, Fall 2020, 2021
  • ECE 2100 Circuits Analysis Lab (UH-DMU), Spring 2022
  • ECE 3436 Microprocessor Systems, Fall 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Students & Alumni

    Current Ph.D. Students

  • Pavana Prakash (2018 - )
  • Research: Learning with Differential Privacy
  • B.S.: JSS Academy of Technical Education, VT University, India
  • Rui Chen (2018 - )
  • Research: Data-Driven Optimization, Wireless for AI
  • B.S.: Dalian Maritime University
  • Chenpei Huang (2019 - )
  • Research: Underwater Communications and Networking, Stress Wave Communications
  • B.S.: University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • Arturo Haces-Garcia (Joint with Prof. Weihang Zhu) (2020 - )
  • Research: Robotic and 3D Printing Applications
  • B.S.: Texas A&M University-Kingsville
  • Huai-an Su (Joint with Prof. Xin Fu) (2021 - )
  • Research: Wireless and Hardware Co-Design for Distributed Machine Learning
  • B.S.: National Tsing Hua University
  • Alumni

  • Jiahao Ding, Ph.D. at UH, 2022
  • Thesis title: Towards Plausible Collaborative Machine Learning: Privacy, Efficiency and Fairness
  • Initial employment: Applied Scientist, Amazon AWS, New York City, NY
  • Dian Shi, Ph.D. at UH, 2022
  • Thesis title: Towards Intelligent Mobile Edging: High Efficiency, Low Cost and Good Decision
  • Initial employment: Research Scientist, Tencent AI Lab, Beijing, China
  • Xinyue Zhang, Ph.D. at UH, 2021
  • Thesis title: Location and Data Privacy Preservation in Intelligent Systems
  • Initial employment: Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Kennesaw State University
  • Debing Wei, Ph.D. at UH, 2021
  • Thesis title: Internet of Underwater Things: Enabling Technologies of Underwater Communications and Hybrid Networking
  • Initial employment: Wireless System Application Engineer, LitePoint
  • Jingyi Wang, Ph.D. at UH, 2019
  • Thesis title: Big Data Privacy Preservation for Cyber-Physical Systems
  • Initial employment: Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, San Francisco State University
  • Sai Mounika Errapotu (Joint with Dr. Zhu Han), Ph.D. at UH, 2018
  • Thesis title: Secure Computing with Privacy Preservation for CPS
  • Initial employment: Research Staff at University of Houston
  • Current employment: Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Texas at El Paso
  • Yawei Pang, M.S. at TSU, 2015, Ph.D. Student at University of Florida
  • Yunan Gu, M.S. at TSU, 2013 (Co-Advised by Dr. Wei Wayne Li), Ph.D. Student at University of Houston
  • Visiting Ph.D. Students

  • Maoqiang Wu
  • School: Guangdong University of Technology
  • Research: Federated Learning in Vehicular Networks
  • Visiting Period: November 2019 - November 2020
  • Liang Li
  • School: Xidian University
  • Research: Edge computing and caching
  • Visiting Period: October 2018 - October 2020
  • Feng Hu
  • School: Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Research: Cognitive Radio Networks
  • Visiting Period: March 2018 - September 2018
  • Xingwang Wang
  • School: Jilin University
  • Research: Underwater Communications and Networks
  • Visiting Period: November 2017 - May 2018
  • Visiting Scholars

  • Dr. Jixiang Lu
  • Title: Assistant Professor, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi'an, China
  • Visiting Period: September 2018 - September 2019
  • Dr. Ping Wang
  • Title: Assistant Professor, Xidian University, Xi'an, China
  • Visiting Period: March 2016 - March 2017
  • Professional Activities

  • Editorship
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Internet of Things (IoT) Journal (Area 5: Artificial Intelligence for IoT), 2020-Present
  • Editor, IEEE Open Journal of Vehicular Technology, 2020-Present
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Internet of Things (IoT) Journal (Area 4: Services, Applications, and Other Topics for IoT), 2015-2018
  • Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Cognitive Communications and Networking (Special Issue on Convergence of Collaborative Distributed Machine Learning and Edge Computing Towards Intelligent Networking)
  • Guest Editor, Peer-to-Peer Networking and Applications (Special Issue on Advances in Privacy-Preserving Computing)
  • Guest Editor, Sensors (Special Issue on Underwater Wireless Sensing and Wireless Sensor Networks)
  • Guest Editor, Physical Communication (Special Issue on Energy Harvesting and Wireless Power Transfer Enabled Wireless Networks)
  • Guest Editor, International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (Special Issue on A Breakthrough in Multi-Hop Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networking Protocols for Public Safety)
  • Guest Editor, The Scientific World Journal (Special Issue on Cognitive Radio Networks: Recent Advances and Future Directions)
  • Reviewer for Proposals
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Panelist (2013 - 2022)
  • Competitive Research Grants (CRG) Program Reviewer, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST) (2021)
  • ETH Zurich Research Commission Reviewer (2021)
  • Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) Reviewer (2020)
  • Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research (SSF) Reviewer (2020)
  • Mitacs Accelerate research, Canada, Proposal Reviewer (2019)
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) Panelist (2016)
  • Singapore Ministry of Education (MOE), Academic Research Fund (AcRF) Reviewer (2016)
  • Conference/Workshop Organizer
  • Symposium Chairs, Mobile and Wireless Networks, 2022 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM 2022)
  • Planning Team, 2021 NSF Virtual Workshop on Advancing Underwater Cyber Infrastructure for Blue Science (NSF Blue-UCI 2021)
  • Track Chair, Green Communications and Networks, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2021-Fall)
  • Track Chair, Green Communications and Networks, IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2021-Spring)
  • TPC Co-Chair, EAI International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (Mobiquitous 2019)
  • TPC Co-Chair, ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet 2019)
  • TPC Co-Chair, IEEE Sarnoff Symposium (Sarnoff 2018)
  • Wireless Networking and Multimedia Symposium Co-Chair, IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC 2018)
  • EDAS Chair, ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet 2017)
  • NGN Symposium Co-Chair, IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC 2017)
  • Poster Chair, ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet 2015)
  • Tutorials and Panels
  • Computing, Communications and IoT Applications Conference (ComComAp 2020)
  • ACM International Conference on Underwater Networks and Systems (WUWNet 2018)
  • IEEE Sarnoff Symposium 2016
  • Technical Program Committee Member for
  • ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (MobiHoc 2021, 2022)
  • International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence (IJCAI 2020 - Present), Senior Program Committee/Program Committee Member (SPC/PC)
  • IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS 2019, 2022)
  • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2014 - 2020)
  • IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2021, 2020, 2019)
  • IEEE Conference on Communications and Network Security (CNS 2017 - 2019)
  • IEEE Global Communications Conference, Exhibition and Industry Forum (GLOBECOM 2015 - Present)
  • IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2013 - Present)
  • IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC 2013 - Present)
  • IEEE International Conference on Smart Grid Communications (SmartGridComm 2015)
  • International Conference on Game Theory for Networks (GameNets 2016)
  • International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC 2016, 2015, 2014)
  • IEEE International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC 2014, 2013)
  • Wireless Telecommunications Symposium (WTS 2014)
  • International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2014)
  • IEEE International Conference on Networking, Sensing and Control (ICNSC 2014)
  • IEEE Wireless and Optical Communications Conference (WOCC 2013)
  • IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC 2013)
  • International Conference on Connected Vehicles and Expo (ICCVE 2013)
  • IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC 2013, 2012)
  • Reviewer for journals
  • IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, IEEE Transactions on Communications, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Wireless Communications, ACM Wireless Networks, ACM Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing, Computer Communications, Ad Hoc Networks, etc.

  • Reviewer for conferences
  • IEEE INFOCOM, IEEE SECON, IEEE IWQoS, IEEE MASS, IEEE DySPAN, IEEE GLOBECOM, IEEE ICC, IEEE MILCOM, IEEE WCNC, IEEE WoWMoM, IEEE VTC, ICST CrownCom, ICST QShine, etc.

    Outreaches

  • 2017-2019 Girls Engineering the Future - Chevron Girls Day
  • 2014 Math and Science Academy Summer Internship, Dulles High School (1, 2)
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