Dr. Feng Xia
is the (Guest) Editor of several international journals. He serves as General Chair, PC Chair, Workshop Chair, Publicity Chair, or PC Member of a number of conferences. Dr. Xia has authored/co-authored one book and over 160 scientific papers in international journals and conferences (with 70+ indexed by ISI SCIE). His research interests include social computing, mobile computing, and cyber-physical systems. He is a Senior Member of IEEE, IEEE Computer Society, IEEE SMC Society, and a member of ACM and ACM SIGMobile.
[04/2014] Two Post-doc Positions in social/mobile computing are open (click here for details); please contact Dr. Feng Xia if you are interested.
Social Computing computational social science, social network analysis, big data analysis and mining, mobile social computing, social informatics, recommender systems, computational advertising, social and community intelligence, e-learning, smart social systems
Mobile Computing mobile social networks, mobile ad hoc networking, socially-aware networking, ad hoc social networking, mobile cloud computing, mobile and social media, mobile internet
Systems intelligent systems, ubiquitous computing, mobile sensing, internet of things, wireless sensor and actuator networks, feedback computing
Ahmedin Mohammed Ahmed, Tie Qiu, Feng Xia*, Behrouz Jedari, and Saeid Abolfazli. Event-Based Mobile Social Networks: Services, Technologies and Applications, IEEE Access, Accepted for publication, 2014
Poria Pirozmand, Guowei Wu, Behrouz Jedari, Feng Xia*. Human Mobility in Opportunistic Networks: Characteristics, Models and Prediction Methods, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, Accepted for publication, 2014.
Nana Yaw Asabere, Feng Xia*, Wei Wang, Joel J.P.C. Rodrigues, Filippo Basso, and Jianhua Ma. Improving Smart Conference Participation through Socially-Aware Recommendation, IEEE Transactions on Human-Machine Systems, Accepted for publication, 2014.
Feng Xia, Li Liu, Jie Li, Ahmedin Mohammed Ahmed, Laurence Tianruo Yang, and Jianhua Ma. BEEINFO: An Interest-based Forwarding Scheme Using Artificial Bee Colony for Socially-aware Networking, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2014, DOI: 10.1109/TVT.2014.2305192
Hannan Bin Liaqat, Feng Xia*, Jianhua Ma, Laurence Tianruo Yang, Ahmedin Mohammed Ahmed, and Nana Yaw Asabere. Social Similarity-aware TCP with Collision Avoidance in Ad-hoc Social Networks, IEEE Systems Journal, 2014, DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2014.2305191
Feng Xia, Ahmedin Mohammed Ahmed, Laurence Tianruo Yang, Jianhua Ma, Joel Rodrigues. Exploiting Social Relationship to Enable Efficient Replica Allocation in Ad-hoc Social Networks. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 2014. DOI: 10.1109/TPDS.2013.2295805
Behrouz Jedari and Feng Xia*. A Survey on Routing and Data Dissemination in Opportunistic Mobile Social Networks, IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, 2014, DOI: 10.1109/SURV.2014.022714.00153
Saeid Abolfazli, Zohreh Sanaei, Mojtaba Alizadeh, Abdullah Gani, Feng Xia. An Experimental Analysis on Cloud-based Mobile Augmentation in Mobile Cloud Computing, IEEE Transactions on Consumer Electronics, Vol. 60, No. 1, pp. 146 - 154, Feb 2014.
Jing Li, Feng Xia, Wei Wang, Zhen Chen, Nana Yaw Asabere and Huizhen Jiang. ACRec: A Co-authorship based Random Walk Model for Academic Collaboration Recommendation, The 23rd International World Wide Web Conference (WWW), Companion Volume, Seoul, Korea, April 7-11, 2014.
Feng Xia, Nana Yaw Asabere, Haifeng Liu, Nakema Deonauth and Fengqi Li. Folksonomy Based Socially-Aware Recommendation of Scholarly Papers for Conference Participants, The 23rd International World Wide Web Conference (WWW), Companion Volume, Seoul, Korea, April 7-11, 2014.
Feng Xia, Haifeng Liu, Nana Yaw Asabere, Wei Wang and Zhuo Yang. Multi-Category Item Recommendation Using Neighborhood Associations in Trust Networks, The 23rd International World Wide Web Conference (WWW), Poster Track, Seoul, Korea, April 7-11, 2014.
Feng Xia, Li Liu, Jie Li, Jianhua Ma, and Athanasios V. Vasilakos. Socially-Aware Networking: A Survey, IEEE Systems Journal, 2013; DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2013.2281262
Yashar Najaflou, Behrouz Jedari, Feng Xia*, Laurence T. Yang, Mohammad S. Obaidat. Safety Challenges and Solutions in Mobile Social Networks, IEEE Systems Journal, 2013; DOI: 10.1109/JSYST.2013.2284696
Feng Xia, Nana Yaw Asabere, Ahmedin Mohammed Ahmed, Jing Li, and Xiangjie Kong. Mobile Multimedia Recommendation in Smart Communities: A Survey, IEEE Access, vol.1, pp.606-624, 2013
Feng Xia, Ruonan Hao, Jie Li, Naixue Xiong, Laurence T. Yang, Yan Zhang. Adaptive GTS Allocation in IEEE 802.15.4 for Real-Time Wireless Sensor Networks, Journal of Systems Architecture, Volume 59, Issue 10, Part D, November 2013, pp: 1231-1242
Feng Xia, Ching-Hsien Hsu, Xiaojing Liu, Fangwei Ding, Wei Zhang. The Power of Smartphones, Multimedia Systems, to appear, 2013; DOI: 10.1007/s00530-013-0337-x
Feng Xia, Fangwei Ding, Jie Li, Xiangjie Kong, Laurence T. Yang, Jianhua Ma. Phone2Cloud: Exploiting Computation Offloading for Energy Saving on Smartphones in Mobile Cloud Computing, Information Systems Frontiers, to appear, 2013; DOI: 10.1007/s10796-013-9458-1
Saeid Abolfazli, Zohreh Sanaei, Abdullah Gani, Feng Xia*, Laurence T. Yang. Rich Mobile Applications: Genesis, Taxonomy, and Open Issues, Journal of Network and Computer Applications, to appear, 2013; DOI: 10.1016/j.jnca.2013.09.009
Fengqi Li, Guangming Li, Nanhai Yang, Feng Xia*, Chuang Yu. Label Matrix Normalization for Semi-supervised Learning from Imbalanced Data, New Review of Hypermedia and Multimedia, Oct 2013; DOI:10.1080/13614568.2013.846416
Feng Xia, Nana Yaw Asabere, Joel J.P.C. Rodrigues, Filippo Basso, Nakema Deonauth, Wei Wang. Socially-Aware Venue Recommendation for Conference Participants, The 10th IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Intelligence and Computing (UIC), Vietri sul Mare, Italy, December 2013. Best Paper Award
Jie Li, Li Liu, Feng Xia. BEEINFO: Data Forwarding Based on Interest and Swarm Intelligence for Socially-aware Networking, Proceedings of the 19th ACM Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing & Networking (MobiCom), Miami, Florida, USA, 30 September-4 October 2013
Tie Qiu, Yanhong Ding, Feng Xia*, Honglian Ma. A Search Strategy of Level-Based Flooding for the Internet of Things, Sensors, 2012, 12(8):10163-10195.
Fatemeh Kaveh-Yazdy, Mohammad-Reza Zare-Mirakabad, Feng Xia. A Novel Neighbor Selection Approach for KNN: A Physiological Status Prediction Case Study, 18th ACM SIGKDD International Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD), Workshop on Context Discovery and Data Mining, Beijing, China, August 2012.
Feng Xia, Alexey
Vinel, Ruixia Gao, Linqiang Wang and Tie Qiu. Evaluating
IEEE 802.15.4 for Cyber-Physical Systems, EURASIP
Journal on Wireless Communications and Networking,
Volume 2011, Article ID 596397, 14 pages, 2011.
Feng Xia and Jianhua Ma, Building Smart Communities with Cyber-Physical Systems, 13th ACM International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing (UBICOMP), Symposium on Social and Community Intelligence, Beijing, China, September 2011, pp: 1-6. Invited Paper
Control Engineering and Applied Informatics
- Journal of Computers
- Journal of Software
- International Journal of Big Data Intelligence
Int. J. of Computational Science and Engineering
- Journal of Convergence Information Technology
- Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks
- Journal of Convergence - Int. J. on Advances in Networks and Services
- Int. J. of Network and Mobile Technologies
- Mobile Networks and Applications, Special Issue on Network Protocols and Algorithms for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks, 2013
- Sensors, Special Issue on Ubiquitous Sensing, 2012
Journal of Sensor and Actuator Networks, Special Issue on
Internet of Things: Technologies and Applications, 2012
- International Journal of Communication Systems, Special Issue
on Internet of Things, 2012
Journal of Supercomputing,
Special Issue on Green
Computing and Communications, 2012
- Journal of Computers, Special Issue on Parallel Algorithms,
Scheduling and Architectures, 2012
- International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks, Special
Issue on Sensor Networks for High-Confidence Cyber-Physical
Computer Science and Information Systems,
Special Issue on
Cyber-Physical Networks and Software,
- Journal of Software, Special Issue on Parallel and Distributed
Data Processing, 2011
- Sensors, Special Issue on Wireless Sensor Technologies and