Wei Wang (王巍)

Professor, Ph.D Advisor (博导)

School of Electronic Information and Communications
Huazhong University of Science and Technology (华中科技大学电子信息与通信学院)

Office: Room West315, 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.

欢迎有意到电信学院直接攻读博士/硕士(2020年入学)的硕士生本科生联系本人。有电赛等竞赛经验的优先录取。

欢迎本校大二、大三的有志出国的本科生加入本人实验室从事科研实践工作。已推荐学生去向:美国康奈尔大学、美国东北大学、美国理海大学、香港科技大学、香港中文大学

研究方向:

  • Multi-Robot/UAV Systems, Swarm Intelligence, Distributed Machine Learning
  • Internet of Things, Industrial Internet, Cyber-Physical Systems

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.

 

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Research Grants


Publications [DBLP Entry][Google Scholar]

Underlined are students mentored by me.

Book & Encyclopedia

  1. Location Privacy Preservation in Cognitive Radio Networks
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    SpringerBriefs in Computer Science, Springer
    , 2014. [Springer][Amazon]
  2. Long-Term Quality-of-Protection
    Wei Wang, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang
    in Encyclopedia of Wireless Networks, Edited by Sherman Shen, Xiaodong Lin, Kuan Zhang, Springer, 2018. (DOI:10.1007/978-3-319-32903-1_50-1)

Journal Papers

  1. [ToN'20] Enabling Low-Power OFDM for IoT by Exploiting Asymmetric Clock Rates
    Wei Wang, Shiyue He, Qian Zhang, Tao Jiang
    IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw., vol.xx, no.xx, 2020.
  2. [TWC'20] Securing Channel State Information in Multiuser MIMO with Limited FeedBack
    Yang Yang, Yanjiao Chen, Wei Wang, Gang Yang
    IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol.xx, no.xx, 2020.
  3. [IoTJ'20] EchoFace: Acoustic Sensor-Based Media Attack Detection for Face Authentication
    Huangxun Chen, Wei Wang, Jin Zhang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol.xx, no.xx, 2020.
  4. [TVT'20] State-Aware Rate Adaptation for UAVs by Incorporating On-Board Sensors
    Shiyue He, Wei Wang*, Hang Yang, Yang Cao, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech.
    , vol.69, no.1, 2020
    .
  5. [TMM'20] SA-ABR: Sensor-Augmented Neural ABR Video Streaming on UAVs
    Xuedou Xiao, Wei Wang, Taobin Chen, Yang Cao, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Multimedia
    , vol.xx, no.xx, 2020
    .
  6. [TMM'20] Incentive Mechanism for Cooperative Scalable Video Coding (SVC) Multicast Based on Contract Theory
    Zeyu Xu, Yang Cao, Wei Wang, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Multimedia
    , vol.22, no.2, 2020
    .
  7. [TWC'20] Joint C-OMA and C-NOMA Wireless Backhaul Scheduling in Heterogeneous Ultra Dense Network
    Qing Zhang, Kai Luo, Wei Wang, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun.
    , vol.19, no.2, 2020
    .
  8. [TWC'19] Cross-Technology Communications for Heterogeneous IoT Devices Through Artificial Doppler Shifts
    Wei Wang, Shiyue He, Liang Sun, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun.
    , vol.18, no.2, 2019
    .
  9. [JSTSP'19] Downlink Channel Prediction for Time-Varying FDD Massive MIMO Systems
    Wei Peng, Wengang Li, Wei Wang, Xiao Wei, Tao Jiang
    IEEE J. Sel. Topics Signal Process.
    , vol.13, no.5, 2019
    .
  10. [IoTJ'19] Caching Transient Data for Internet of Things: A Deep Reinforcement Learning Approach
    Hao Zhu, Yang Cao, Xiao Wei, Wei Wang, Tao Jiang, Shi Jin
    IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol.6, no.2, 2019.
  11. [IEEE Network'19] New Multicarrier Modulation for Satellite-Ground Transmission in Space Information Networks
    Da Chen, Wei Wang, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Network
    , vol.32, no.6, 2019
    .
  12. [IEEE MultiMedia'19] Multi-Bitrate Video Caching for D2D-Enabled Cellular Networks
    Hao Zhu, Yang Cao, Qiwei Hu, Wei Wang, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE MultiMedia
    , vol.26, no.1, 2019
    .
  13. [IMWUT'18 (UbiComp)] Authenticating On-Body Backscatter By Exploiting Propagation Signatures
    Zhiqing Luo, Wei Wang*, Jiang Xiao, Qianyi Huang, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang
    ACM IMWUT (UbiComp)
    , vol.2, no.3, 2018
    .
  14. [IMWUT'18 (UbiComp)] NALoc: Nonlinear Ambient-Light-Sensor-based Localization System
    Lin Yang, Zeyu Wang, Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    ACM IMWUT (UbiComp), vol.2, no.4, 2018.
  15. [TVT'18] Nonlinear-Precoded Multiuser Secure Transmission with Cooperative Jamming and Adaptive Limited Feedback
    Liang Sun, Rui Wang, Wei Wang*, Victor C. M. Leung
    IEEE Trans. Veh. Tech.
    , vol.67, no.10, 2018
    .
  16. [WCM'18] KPI/KQI-Driven Coordinated Multi-Point in 5G: Measurements, Field Trials, and Technical Solutions
    Guochao Song, Wei Wang, Da Chen, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Wireless Commun.
    , vol.25, no.5, 2018
    .
  17. [IEEE Network'18] Deep Reinforcement Learning for Mobile Edge Caching: Review, New Features, and Open Issues
    Hao Zhu, Yang Cao, Wei Wang, Tao Jiang, Shi Jin
    IEEE Network
    , vol.32, no.6, 2018
    .
  18. [TMC'18] Resonance-based Secure Pairing for Wearables
    Wei Wang, Lin Yang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Mobile Comput.
    , vol.17, no.11, 2018
    .
  19. [IEEE Network'18] Configurations and Diagnosis for Ultra-Dense Heterogeneous Networks: From Empirical Measurements to Technical Solutions
    Wei Wang, Lin Yang, Qian Zhang, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Network
    , vol.32, no.3, 2018
    .
  20. [WCM'18] Toward Cross-Layer Design for Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access: A Quality-of-Experience Perspective
    Wei Wang, Yuanwei Liu, Zhiqing Luo, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang, Arumugam Nallanathan
    IEEE Wireless Commun.
    , vol.25, no.2, 2018
    .
  21. [JSAC'18] Securing On-Body IoT Devices By Exploiting Creeping Wave Propagation
    Wei Wang, Lin Yang, Qian Zhang, Tao Jiang
    IEEE J. Sel. Area Commun.
    , vol 36, no.4, 2018.
  22. [TCPS'18] Towards Battery-free Wearable Devices: The Synergy between Two Feet
    Qianyi Huang, Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    ACM Trans. Cyber-Physical Syst., vol 2, no.3, 2018.
  23. [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.25, no.3, 2017.
  24. [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.
  25. [IoTJ'17] Your Glasses Know When and What You Eat: Dietary Monitoring using Electromyography Sensors
    Qianyi Huang, Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol.4, no.3, 2017.
  26. [CN'17] Personalized User Engagement Modeling for Mobile Videos
    Lin Yang, Mingxuan Yuan, Yanjiao Chen, Wei Wang, Qian Zhang, Jia Zheng
    Elsevier Computer Networks
    , vol.126, 2017.
  27. [ToN'16] Privacy Preservation for Context Sensing on Smartphones
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE/ACM Trans. Netw.
    , vol.24, no.6, 2016.
  28. [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]
  29. [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 Commun.
    , vol.15, no.2, 2016.
  30. [COMMAG'16] A Software-Defined Wireless Network Enabled Spectrum Management Architecture
    Wei Wang, Yingjie Chen, Qian Zhang, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Commun. Mag.
    , vol.54, no.1, 2016
    .
  31. [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.
  32. [CN'15] A Privacy-Aware Framework for Targeted Advertising
    Wei Wang, Linlin Yang, Yanjiao Chen, Qian Zhang
    Elsevier Computer Networks
    , vol.79, 2015.
  33. [CN'15] Privacy Preservation in Location-based Advertising: A Contract-Based Approach
    Wei Wang, Linlin Yang, Qian Zhang
    Elsevier Computer Networks
    , vol.93, 2015.
  34. [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.
  35. [TWC'15] Privacy-Preserving Collaborative Spectrum Sensing with Multiple Service Providers
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun.
    , vol.14, no.2, 2015.
  36. [WCM'15] Toward Long-Term Quality-of-Protection in Mobile Networks: A Context-Aware Perspective
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Wireless Comm.
    , vol.22, no.4, 2015
    .
  37. [TWC'14] COD: A Cooperative Cell Outage Detection Architecture for Self-Organizing Femtocell Networks
    Wei Wang, Qing Liao, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol.13, no.11, 2014.
  38. [WCM'14] Local Cooperation Architecture for Self-Healing Femtocell Networks
    Wei Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE Wireless Commun.
    , vol.21, no.2, 2014
    .

Conference Papers

  1. [INFOCOM'20] RF Backscatter-based State Estimation for Micro Aerial Vehicles
    Shengkai Zhang, Wei Wang*, Ning Zhang, Tao Jiang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Beijing, China, April 2020. Acceptance Rate: 19.8% (268 out of 1354)
  2. [INFOCOM'20] Reliable Wide-Area Backscatter via Channel Polarization
    Guochao Song, Hang Yang, Wei Wang*, Tao Jiang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Beijing, China, April 2020. Acceptance Rate: 19.8% (268 out of 1354)
  3. [INFOCOM'20] Lightweight Sybil-Resilient Multi-Robot Networks by Multipath Manipulation
    Yong Huang, Wei Wang*, Yiyuan Wang, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Beijing, China, April 2020. Acceptance Rate: 19.8% (268 out of 1354)
  4. [AAAI'20] ECGadv: Generating Adversarial Electrocardiogram to Misguide Arrhythmia Classification System
    Huangxun Chen, Chenyu Huang, Qianyi Huang, Qian Zhang, Wei Wang
    AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence (AAAI), New York, NY, USA, Feb. 2020. Acceptance Rate: 20.6% (1591 out of 7737).
  5. [GLOBECOM'19] Localizing Backscatters by a Single Robot With Zero Start-up Cost
    Shengkai Zhang, Wei Wang*, Sheyang Tang, Shi Jin, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Global Communications Conference, Hawaii, USA, Dec. 2019.
  6. [GLOBECOM'19] Spatial Modulation for Ambient Backscatter Communications: Modeling and Analysis
    Zhiang Niu, Wei Wang*, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Global Communications Conference, Hawaii, USA, Dec. 2019.
  7. [GLOBECOM'19] Energy Beamforming for Wireless Information and Power Transfer in Backscatter Multiuser Networks
    Wenyuan Ma, Wei Wang*, Tao Jiang
    IEEE Global Communications Conference, Hawaii, USA, Dec. 2019.
  8. [ICC'19] Towards Motion Invariant Authentication for On-Body IoT Devices
    Yong Huang, Mengnian Xu, Wei Wang*, Hao Wang, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference
     on Communications, Shanghai, China, May 2019.
  9. [SenSys'18] ShieldScatter: Improving IoT Security with Backscatter Assistance
    Zhiqing Luo#, Wei Wang#*, Jun Qu, Tao Jiang, Qian Zhang (# co-primary authors)
    ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems, Shenzhen, China, Nov. 2018. Acceptance Rate: 15.6% (23 out of 149)
  10. [SenSys'18] WINS: WiFi-Inertial Indoor State Estimation for MAVs
    Shengkai Zhang, Sheyang Tang, Wei Wang*, Tao Jiang
    ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (demo), Shenzhen, China, Nov. 2018.
  11. [GLOBECOM'18] On Secure Transmission Design: An Information Leakage Perspective
    Yong Huang, Wei Wang*, Biao He, Liang Sun, Tao Jiang
    EE Global Communications Conference, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Dec. 2018.
  12. [INFOCOM'18] Wi-Fi Teeter-Totter: Overclocking OFDM for Internet of Things
    Wei Wang, Shiyue He, Lin Yang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Honolulu, HI, USA, April 2018. Acceptance Rate: 19.2% (309 out of 1606) [Code]
  13. [INFOCOM'18] Rainbow: Preventing Mobile-Camera-based Piracy in the Physical World
    Lin Yang, Wei Wang, Zeyu Wang, Qian Zhang
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Honolulu, HI, USA, April 2018. Acceptance Rate: 19.2% (309 out of 1606)
  14. [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: 20.9% (292 out of 1395)
  15. [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)
  16. [SenSys'16] Secret From Muscle: 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: 17.6% (21 out of 119)
  17. [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: 19.6% (23 out of 117)
  18. [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: 18.2% (300 out of 1644)
  19. [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: 18.2% (300 out of 1644)
  20. [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: 18.2% (300 out of 1644)
  21. [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.
  22. [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)
    [Code]
  23. [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.
  24. [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.
  25. [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.
  26. [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)
  27. [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 .
  28. [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)
  29. [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.
  30. [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.
  31. [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.
  32. [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.

 

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