Du_head.jpg  Dr. Xiao-Jiang Du (James) 杜小江


 

Dr. Du has been promoted to Associate Professor with Tenure in the Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Temple University, effective July 1st, 2010.

 

Dr. Du joined the Department of Computer and Information Sciences, Temple University in Fall 2009. He was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science, North Dakota State University, between July 2004 and August 2009. In May 2009, Dr. Du received the 2009 Research Award, College of Science and Math, North Dakota State University.

 

New Editor, IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine

New Lead Chair of the Communication and Information Security Symposium, IEEE International Communication Conference (ICC) 2015

New Co-Chair of the Mobile and Wireless Networks Track, IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC) 2015

 

        Congratulations to our group members Xiali (Sharon) Hei, who graduated with her Ph. D. in May 2014, and joined Frostburg State University as a tenure-track assistant professor.

        Congratulations to our group members Ryan Houlihan, who won the prestigious NSF Graduate Fellowship.

       Congratulations to our group members Ryan Houlihan and Philip Riesch, who won the Gold award and Bronze award, respectively, in the 2012 Future of Computing competition!

       Dr. Du gave a Keynote Talk at the 7th International Conference on Wireless Communications, Networking and Mobile Computing (WiCOM 2011), Sept. 23-25, 2011, Wuhan, China

 

Research Interests

Security, Mobile and Secure Computing

Cloud Computing: Security, Privacy and Performance Issues

Wireless Networks, Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks

Computer Networks, Network and Systems Management, Systems, Controls

 

[ Research (Publication) ] [ Research Group ] [ Teaching ]

 

 

Grants (Funded Projects)

 

1.     New A Test-bed of Secure Mobile Cloud Computing for Military Applications, Army Research Office, PI, 07-01-2014 to 06-30-2015.

 

2.     New Air Force Weather Mobile Application, Air Force, Co-PI, 07-01-2014 to 03-31-2015.

 

3.     Commercialization Feasibility Research and Demonstration Preparation for Increasing Cognitive Femtocell Network Capacity,

National Science Foundation (NSF), PI, 10-01-2013 to 03-31-2015.

 

  1. NeTS: Medium: Collaborative Research: Mobile Content Sharing Networks: Theory to Implementation,

National Science Foundation (NSF), 06-01-2011 to 05-31-2015, Co-PI.

 

  1. Breast Lesion Characterization using Tactile Imaging System for Patient-Centric Healthcare,

State of Pennsylvania, 06-01-2012 to 05-31-2014, Co-PI (Principle Investigator).

 

 

  1. Development of a Hybrid Wireless Network Infrastructure for Integrated Research and Education

Major Research Infrastructure (MRI) Program, NSF, 09-01-2009 to 08-31-2013, Principle Investigator (PI).

 

  1. NeTS: Collaborative Research: Towards Robust and Self-Healing Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks

Networking Technology and Systems (NeTS) Program, NSF, 09-01-2007 to 08-31-2013, PI.

 

  1. Designing Secure and Robust Heterogeneous Sensor Networks

Army Research Office, 09-01-2008 to 08-31-2011, PI.

 

  1. A Heterogeneous Sensor Network Laboratory for Integrated Research and Education

Computing Research Infrastructure (CRI) Program, NSF, 09-01-2007 to 08-31-2011, PI.

 

  1. Collaborative for Scholarships in Computing, Information Sciences, and Engineering

Scholarships in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (S-STEM) Program, NSF

10-01-2006 to 09-30-2011, Co-PI.

 

  1. A Testbed for Research and Education in Wireless Network Security

Defense University Research Instrumentation Program (DURIP), Army Research Office

05-01-2007 to 04-31-2009, PI.

 

Education

 

Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Aug. 2003, ECE Dept., Univ. of Maryland, College Park (Aug. 1999 to Aug. 2003)

Advisor: Dr. Mark Shayman, Associate Dean, A. James Clark School of Engineering; Professor, ECE Dept., University of Maryland, College Park

Recipient of a Doctoral Fellowship from the University of Maryland (Awarded to only 8 out of 100+ first-year ECE Ph.D. students), 1999 - 2001.

Ph.D. Dissertation: Fault and Security Management for IP Networks

 

M.S. in Electrical Engineering, May 2002, ECE Dept., University of Maryland, College Park (Aug. 1999 to May 2002)

Advisor: Dr. Mark Shayman

Major: Computer Networks (Picked up M.S. after Passing the Ph.D. Research Proposal Defense)

 

M.E. (Master of Engineering) in Electrical Engineering, July 1998, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China (Aug. 1996 to July 1998)

Advisor: Professor Jiu-Ling Li

Thesis: Network Management and Control for Enterprise Intranet

 

B.E. (Bachelor of Engineering) in Electrical Engineering, July 1996, Dept. of Automation, Tsinghua Univ., Beijing, China  (Aug. 1991 to July 1996)

Major: Controls

Minor: Computer Networks

Industry Experience

Researcher, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd., Shenzhen, China (Aug. 1998 to July 1999)

Worked on Global System for Mobile Communications (GSM), Wireless Division, Research Lab. at Huawei.

 

Professional Activities

 

  Journal Editorship

o   Editor, Wiley Wireless Communication and Mobile Computing (the Journal is indexed by ISI, SCI, EI, and SCOPUS)

o   Editor, Wiley Security and Communication Networks (the Journal is indexed by ISI, SCI, EI, and SCOPUS)

o   Editor, International Journal of Sensor Networks (IJSNet), InderScience.

o   Editor, Journal of Computer Systems, Networking, and Communications, Hindawi.

o   Guest Editor - IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, Special Issue on Security in Wireless Mobile Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks, 2006.

o   Guest Editor - International Journal of Security and Networks (IJSN), Special Issue on Security Issues in Sensor Networks, 2005.

  NSF Panelist - 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011: served on panels such as CAREER, NeTS, NetSE, TC, CRI, CPS, CCF, CIF, PCAN, REU, RET and NUE.

 

  Conference Chair

o   Chair, Computer and Network Security Symposium, The 6th International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2010), June 28 - July 2, 2010, Caen, France.

o   Chair, Computer and Network Security Symposium, The 5th International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2009), June 21-24, 2009, LEIPZIG, GERMANY

o   Chair, Computer and Network Security Symposium, IEEE International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2008), Crete Island, Greece, August 6-8, 2008

o   Chair, Computer and Network Security Symposium, International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2007), Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, August 12-16, 2007.

o   Vice-Chair, Services and Applications Program, IEEE WCNC 2007, Hong Kong, March 2007.

o   Registration Co-Chair, IEEE MASS 2006, Vancouver, Canada, October 2006.

o   Chair, Computer and Network Security Symposium, ACM International Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2006), Vancouver, Canada, July 2006.

 

  Technical Program Committee (TPC)

 

  Senior Member of IEEE

  Life Member of ACM

  Invited Talks

o   Efficient Quality of Service Provisioning in Hybrid Wireless Networks, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, University of Delaware, April 2010. Host: Professor Chien-Chung Shen.

o   Efficient Key Management Schemes for Heterogeneous Sensor Networks, Department of Computer Science, Colorado State University, Nov., 2007. Host: Professor Dan Massey.

o   Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks and Security, Department of Computer Science and Technology, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, March, 2006. Host: Professor Bin Lin.

o   Performance Analysis of SNMP over TLS/TCP, Laboratory for Telecommunications Science, National Security Agency (NSA), White Oak, MD, June 2001.

o   Implementation and Performance Analysis of SNMP on a TLS/TCP Base, T1M1.5 North America Telecommunications standard meeting of TMN. Greensboro NC, May 2001.

 

Contact Information

 

 

Mailing Address:

Office: Room 1037, Wachman Hall

Room 324, Wachman Hall

Phone: 215-204-8888 

Temple University CIS Department

Fax:     215-204-5082

1805 N. Broad St.

Email:  dux AT temple.edu

Philadelphia, PA, 19122

Last modified on May 5th, 2011.