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Associate Professor Feng Xia

Discipline Leader (IT)

School of Engineering, IT and Phys. Sci.

Section/Portfolio:

School Leadership

Location:

Mt Helen Campus, Online

Biography

Associate Professor Feng Xia is Discipline Leader (Information Technology) at Federation University Australia and Associate Professor of Data Science. Dr Xia’s research expertise includes data science, knowledge management, social computing, and systems engineering.

Feng is guest editor of several international journals and is regularly invited to chair and deliver keynote speeches at international conferences. He has authored and co-authored two books and over 300 scientific papers for international journals and conferences. He was recognised as a Highly Cited Researcher (2019) by Clarivate Analytics (Web of Science Group) and has received a number of prestigious awards for his research.

Feng received his PhD from Zhejiang University, China. He was a Research Fellow at Queensland University of Technology and Full Professor in the School of Software at Dalian University of Technology, China.

A3Graph: Adversarial attributed autoencoder for graph representation learning

Recent years have witnessed a proliferation of graph representation techniques in social network...

A Federated Learning-based License Plate Recognition Scheme for 5G-enabled Internet of Vehicles

License plate is an essential characteristic to identify vehicles for the traffic management, and...

ANSWER: Generating Information Dissemination Network on Campus

Information dissemination matters, both on an individual and group level. For college students...

Attributed Collaboration Network Embedding for Academic Relationship Mining

Finding both efficient and effective quantitative representations for scholars in scientific...

Data-Driven Decision-Making in COVID-19 Response: A Survey

COVID-19 has spread all over the world, having an enormous effect on our daily life and work. In...

Deep Matrix Factorization for Trust-Aware Recommendation in Social Networks

The trust information in social networks among users is an important factor for the improvement...

Detecting Outlier Patterns With Query-Based Artificially Generated Searching Conditions

In the age of social computing, finding interesting network patterns or motifs is significant and...

Guest Editorial: Scholarly Big Data

[No abstract available]

Industrial Pollution Areas Detection and Location via Satellite-Based IIoT

Industrial advancement has introduced a significant impact on ecological balance and natural...

MAM: A Metaphor-Based Approach for Mental Illness Detection

Among the most disabling disorders, mental illness is one that affects millions of people across...

Matching Algorithms: Fundamentals, Applications and Challenges

Matching plays a vital role in the rational allocation of resources in many areas, ranging from...

Scholar2vec: Vector Representation of Scholars for Lifetime Collaborator Prediction

While scientific collaboration is critical for a scholar, some collaborators can be more...

Shifu2: A Network Representation Learning Based Model for Advisor-Advisee Relationship Mining

The advisor-advisee relationship represents direct knowledge heritage, and such relationship may...

Tracing the Pace of COVID-19 Research: Topic Modeling and Evolution

COVID-19 has been spreading rapidly around the world. With the growing attention on the deadly...

Understanding serendipity in science: a survey

[Objective] This paper summarizes the components and definitions of serendipity, reviews...

Vehicle Trajectory Clustering Based on Dynamic Representation Learning of Internet of Vehicles

With the widely used Internet of Things, 5G, and smart city technologies, we are able to acquire...

Venue Topic Model-enhanced Joint Graph Modelling for Citation Recommendation in Scholarly Big Data

Natural language processing technologies, such as topic models, have been proven to be effective...

A Deep Fusion Gaussian Mixture Model for Multiview Land Data Clustering

With the rapid industrialization and urbanization, pattern mining of soil contamination of heavy...

A novel strategy to balance the results of cross-modal hashing

Hashing methods for cross-modal retrieval has drawn increasing research interests and has been...

A Shared Bus Profiling Scheme for Smart Cities Based on Heterogeneous Mobile Crowdsourced Data

Mobile crowdsourcing (MCS), as an effective and crucial technique of Industrial Internet of...

Big networks: A survey

A network is a typical expressive form of representing complex systems in terms of vertices and...

Collaborative Filtering with Network Representation Learning for Citation Recommendation

Citation recommendation is important in the environment of scholarly big data, where finding...

Collaborator Recommendation Based on Dynamic Attribute Network Representation Learning

Scientific collaboration plays an important role in modern academic research. Collaborations...

Community-diversified influence maximization in social networks

To meet the requirement of social influence analytics in various applications, the problem of...

CRI: Measuring City Infection Risk amid COVID-19

The outbreak of COVID-19 has brought incalculable economy and life losses. Accurately assessing...

Cross-modal retrieval for CPSS data

Data generated and collected from Cyber-Physical-Social Systems (CPSS) that usually in the forms...

Data-Driven Computational Social Science: A Survey

Social science concerns issues on individuals, relationships, and the whole society. The...

DEFINE: Friendship Detection Based on Node Enhancement

Network representation learning (NRL) is a matter of importance to a variety of tasks such as...

Disease Gene Prediction Based on Heterogeneous Probabilistic Hypergraph Ranking

In order to save time and cost, many disease gene prediction methods have been proposed in recent...

Early-stage reciprocity in sustainable scientific collaboration

Scientific collaboration is of significant importance in tackling grand challenges and breeding...

Emergency warning messages dissemination in vehicular social networks: A trust based scheme

To ensure users' safety on the road, a plethora of dissemination schemes for Emergency Warning...

Graduate employment prediction with bias

The failure of landing a job for college students could cause serious social consequences such as...

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Graph Force Learning

Features representation leverages the great power in network analysis tasks. However, most...

How to optimize an academic team when the outlier member is leaving?

An academic team is a highly-cohesive collaboration group of scholars, which has been recognized...

IEEE Access Special Section Editorial: Survivability Strategies for Emerging Wireless Networks

[No abstract available]

MESH: A Flexible Manifold-Embedded Semantic Hashing for Cross-Modal Retrieval

Hashing based methods for cross-modal retrieval has been widely explored in recent years....

Metaphor research in the 21st century: A bibliographic analysis

Metaphor is widely used in human communication. The cohort of scholars studying metaphor in...

MODEL: Motif-Based Deep Feature Learning for Link Prediction

Link prediction plays an important role in network analysis and applications. Recently,...

Motif discovery in networks: A survey

Motifs are regarded as network blocks because motifs can be used to present fundamental patterns...

Multivariate relations aggregation learning in social networks

Multivariate relations are general in various types of networks, such as biological networks,...

Network embedding: Taxonomies, frameworks and applications

Networks are a general language for describing complex systems of interacting entities. In the...

Network representation learning: From traditional feature learning to deep learning

Network representation learning (NRL) is an effective graph analytics technique and promotes...

OFFER: A Motif Dimensional Framework for Network Representation Learning

Aiming at better representing multivariate relationships, this paper investigates a motif...

On the Correlation Between Research Complexity and Academic Competitiveness

Academic capacity is a common way to reflect the educational level of a country or district. The...

Quantifying Success in Science: An Overview

Quantifying success in science plays a key role in guiding funding allocations, recruitment...

Random Walks: A Review of Algorithms and Applications

A random walk is known as a random process which describes a path including a succession of...

Ranking Station Importance with Human Mobility Patterns Using Subway Network Datasets

Complex networks have become an active interdisciplinary field of research inspired by the...

Real-time dissemination of emergency warning messages in 5G enabled selfish vehicular social networks

This paper addresses the issues of selfishness, limited network resources, and their adverse...

Semantic Augmentation Hashing for Zero-Shot Image Retrieval

Hashing technique has been widely applied to large-scale image retrieval due to its efficacy in...

TBI2Flow: Travel behavioral inertia based long-term taxi passenger flow prediction

Taxis are one of the representative modes of traffic systems. However, with the emergence of...

Telling the whole story: A manually annotated Chinese dataset for the analysis of humor in jokes

Humor plays important role in human communication, which makes it important problem for natural...

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The Gene of Scientific Success

This article elaborates how to identify and evaluate causal factors to improve scientific impact....

TOSNet: A topic-based optimal subnetwork identification in academic networks

Subnetwork identification plays a significant role in analyzing, managing, and comprehending the...

Web of Scholars: A Scholar Knowledge Graph

In this work, we demonstrate a novel system, namely Web of Scholars, which integrates...

Academic social networks: Modeling, analysis, mining and applications

In the fast-growing scholarly big data background, social network technologies have recently...

Academic Team Formulation Based on Liebig's Barrel: Discovery of Anticask Effect

Academic team formulation is one of the most critical and fundamental issues in team research....

A cooperative partial computation offloading scheme for mobile edge computing enabled internet of things

With the evolutionary development of latency sensitive applications, delay restriction is...

A network embedding model for pathogenic genes prediction by multi-path random walking on heterogeneous network

Background: Prediction of pathogenic genes is crucial for disease prevention, diagnosis, and...

API: An Index for Quantifying a Scholar's Academic Potential

In the context of big scholarly data, various metrics and indicators have been widely applied to...

A social-based watchdog system to detect selfish nodes in opportunistic mobile networks

Detecting selfish nodes in opportunistic mobile networks can reduce the loss of network...

A Survey of Measures for Network Motifs

Network motifs provide an enlightening insight into uncovering the structural design principles...

Bigscholar'17 chairs' welcome

[No abstract available]

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Bigscholar 2019: The 6th workshop on big scholarly data

Recent years have witnessed the rapid growth in the number of academics and practitioners who are...

COOC: Visual Exploration of Co-Occurrence Mobility Patterns in Urban Scenarios

A co-occurrence pattern is an interesting pattern in human mobility, which has essential values...

CoPFun: an urban co-occurrence pattern mining scheme based on regional function discovery

Analysis of mobile big data enables smart cities from aspects of traffic pattern, human mobility,...

CSTeller: forecasting scientific collaboration sustainability based on extreme gradient boosting

The mechanism why two strange scholars become collaborators has been extensively studied from the...

Data Mining and Information Retrieval in the 21st century: A bibliographic review

Data Mining and Information Retrieval is an emerging interdisciplinary discipline dealing with...

Deep reinforcement learning for vehicular edge computing: An intelligent offloading system

The development of smart vehicles brings drivers and passengers a comfortable and safe...

DINE: A Framework for Deep Incomplete Network Embedding

Network representation learning (NRL) plays a vital role in a variety of tasks such as node...

Discovering Transit-Oriented Development Regions of Megacities Using Heterogeneous Urban Data

Public transport is of great significance in megacities. Transit-oriented development (TOD) has...

Green and Sustainable Cloud of Things: Enabling Collaborative Edge Computing

The proliferation of IoTs beside the emergence of various cloud services push the horizon of edge...

Human interactive behavior: A bibliographic review

As a common human behavior, interaction is everywhere in human life. With the rise of big data...

Incorporating User Generated Content for Drug Drug Interaction Extraction Based on Full Attention Mechanism

It is crucial for doctors to fully understand the interaction between drugs in prescriptions,...

Joint Computation Offloading, Power Allocation, and Channel Assignment for 5G-Enabled Traffic Management Systems

Due to the ever-increasing requirements of delay-sensitive and mission-critical applications in...

Judging a book by its cover: The effect of facial perception on centrality in social networks

Facial appearance matters in social networks. Individuals frequently make trait judgments from...

Many-to-many collaborator recommendation based on matching markets theory

As the academic data developing rapidly, it is crucially important to obtain more scientific...

Mining key scholars via collapsed core and truss

Mining key scholars is an important task in various scenes such as experts finding, collaborator...

Mobile Crowdsourcing in Smart Cities: Technologies, Applications, and Future Challenges

Local administrations and governments aim at leveraging wireless communications and Internet of...

Monocular Vision Aided Autonomous UAV Navigation in Indoor Corridor Environments

Deployment of autonomous Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) in various sectors such as disaster hit...

Motifs in Big Networks: Methods and Applications

Motifs have been recognized as basic network blocks and are found to be quite powerful in...

Not every couple is a pair: A supervised approach for lifetime collaborator identification

While scientific collaboration can be critical for a scholar, some collaborator(s) can be more...

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Prediction methods and applications

Science of science has become a popular topic that attracts great attentions from the research...

Predictive Representation Learning in Motif-Based Graph Networks

Link prediction is an important task for analyzing social networks which also has other...

Scholarly impact assessment: a survey of citation weighting solutions

Scholarly impact assessment has always been a hot issue. It has played an important role in...

Science of Scientific Team Science: A survey

Scientific teamwork collaboration is an integral element of the scientific process that often...

Scientific paper recommendation: A survey

Globally, the recommendation services have become important due to the fact that they support...

Social acquaintance based routing in Vehicular Social Networks

The concept of Internet of Things (IoT) provides us the opportunity to interconnect different...

Sustainable Collaborator Recommendation Based on Conference Closure

It is always difficult for researchers to find a new collaborator due to the academic information...

Task-Driven Resource Assignment in Mobile Edge Computing Exploiting Evolutionary Computation

The IoT network allows IoT devices to communicate with other devices, applications, and services...

The Evolution of Turing Award Collaboration Network: Bibliometric-Level and Network-Level Metrics

The year of 2017 for the 50th anniversary of the Turing Award, which represents the top-level...

Two decades of information systems: a bibliometric review

Information systems (IS) is a vital research area in both science and engineering, whose...

Adaptive Beaconing Approaches for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks: A Survey

Vehicular communication requires vehicles to selforganize through the exchange of periodic...

AIRank: Author Impact Ranking through Positions in Collaboration Networks

Citation is a universally acknowledged way for scientific impact evaluation. However, due to its...

Artificial intelligence in the 21st century

The field of artificial intelligence (AI) has shown an upward trend of growth in the 21st century...

A Social Utility-Based Dissemination Scheme for Emergency Warning Messages in Vehicular Social Networks

In recent years, many schemes have been proposed to disseminate Emergency Warning Messages (EWMs)...

A Survey of Scholarly Data Visualization

Scholarly information usually contains millions of raw data, such as authors, papers, citations,...

A Survey on Human-Centric Communications in Non-Cooperative Wireless Relay Networks

The performance of data delivery in wireless relay networks (WRNs), such as delay-tolerant...

Big Trajectory Data: A Survey of Applications and Services

The rapid development of wireless infrastructure and data acquisition technologies contributes to...

Cooperative data forwarding based on crowdsourcing in vehicular social networks

The mobile crowdsourcing capabilities of commuters in Vehicular Social Networks (VSNs) can...

Coverage Differentiation Based Adaptive Tx-Power for Congestion and Awareness Control in VANETs

The use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) as a copilot for the drivers has a...

Deep User Modeling for Content-based Event Recommendation in Event-based Social Networks

Event-based social networks (EBSNs) are the newly emerging social platforms for users to publish...

Detection of four-node motif in complex networks

Complex network analysis has gained research interests in a wide range of fields. Network motif,...

Disappearing Link Prediction in Scientific Collaboration Networks

It is a common sense that both the formation and dissolution of links are the fundamental...

Efficiently and completely identifying missing key tags for anonymous RFID systems

Radio frequency identification (RFID) systems can be applied to efficiently identify the missing...

Exploring Human Mobility Patterns in Urban Scenarios: A Trajectory Data Perspective

Smart cities have been recognized as a promising research focus around the world. To realize...

Full-attention Based Drug Drug Interaction Extraction Exploiting User-generated Content

When a patient takes multiple medications simultaneously under treatment, it is vital for the...

Guest Editorial: Big Traffic Data Analysis and Mining

[No abstract available]

Heterogeneous incentive mechanism for time-sensitive and location-dependent crowdsensing networks with random arrivals

With the rapid development and ubiquity of mobile devices, crowdsensing has become an effective...

Joint Range-Doppler-Angle Estimation for Intelligent Tracking of Moving Aerial Targets

In the new era of integrated computing with intelligent devices and system, moving aerial targets...

Learning Automata-Based Data Aggregation Tree Construction Framework for Cyber-Physical Systems

A high degree of energy efficiency and real-time for data transmission is required in...

LoTAD: long-term traffic anomaly detection based on crowdsourced bus trajectory data

As the development of crowdsourcing technique, acquiring amounts of data in urban cities becomes...

Mobility Dataset Generation for Vehicular Social Networks Based on Floating Car Data

Vehicular social networks (VSNs) have attracted the research community due to its diverse...

Modeling and Analysis of Large-Scale Urban Mobility for Green Transportation

Context-aware applications of vehicular social networks (VSNs) play a significant role to achieve...

Multipath2vec: Predicting Pathogenic Genes via Heterogeneous Network Embedding

Phenotypically similar diseases have been verified to be in connection with specific genes....

On Achieving Asynchronous Energy-Efficient Neighbor Discovery for Mobile Sensor Networks

Recent advances in mobile sensor networks (MSNs) lead to a wide demand of wireless communication...

PAVE: Personalized Academic Venue recommendation Exploiting co-publication networks

Academic venues have risen beyond the imagination for the rapid development of information...

PePSI: Personalized prediction of scholars' impact in heterogeneous temporal academic networks

The prediction of scholars' scientific impact plays a significant role in accelerating the...

Protein Complexes Detection Based on Global Network Representation Learning

Detecting protein complexes from protein-protein interaction (PPI) networks allows biologists...

Quantifying the impact of scholarly papers based on higher-order weighted citations

Quantifying the impact of a scholarly paper is of great significance, yet the effect of...

Shared Subway Shuttle Bus Route Planning Based on Transport Data Analytics

The development requirements of shared buses are extremely urgent to alleviate urban traffic...

STLoyal: A spatio-temporal loyalty-based model for subway passenger flow prediction

Passenger flow prediction is one of the most important issues in an urban subway system toward...

Team Recognition in Big Scholarly Data: Exploring Collaboration Intensity

The scale of scholarly data has been expanded due to the fact that scientific productions are...

Understanding the advisor-advisee relationship via scholarly data analysis

Advisor–advisee relationship is important in academic networks due to its universality and...

Vehicular Social Networks: A survey

A Vehicular Social Network (VSN) is an emerging field of communication where relevant concepts...

A game-theoretic incentive scheme for social-aware routing in selfish mobile social networks

Cooperative data forwarding can improve the performance of data routing in Mobile Social Networks...

A High-Order Possibilistic C-Means Algorithm for Clustering Incomplete Multimedia Data

Clustering is a commonly used technique for multimedia organization, analysis, and retrieval....

An observation of research complexity in top universities based on research publications

This paper investigates research specialisation of top ranked universities around the world. The...

An overview on evaluating and predicting scholarly article impact

Big Scholarly Data: A Survey

With the rapid growth of digital publishing, harvesting, managing, and analyzing scholarly...

Bio-inspired packet dropping for ad-hoc social networks

Ad-hoc social networks (ASNETs) explore social properties of nodes in communications. The usage...

BoDMaS: Bio-inspired Selfishness Detection and Mitigation in Data Management for Ad-hoc Social Networks

Existing data management protocols for socially-aware networks assume that users are cooperative...

CAIS: A Copy Adjustable Incentive Scheme in Community-Based Socially Aware Networking

Socially aware networking (SAN) is a new communication paradigm, in which the social...

Evaluating the impact of articles with geographical distances between institutions

Evaluating the impact of scholarly papers plays an important role for addressing recruitment...

Exploiting social influence for context-aware event recommendation in event-based social networks

Event-based Social Networks (EBSNs) which bridge the gap between online and offline interactions...

Exploring time factors in measuring the scientific impact of scholars

Taking advantage of the easy access to the rich and massive scholarly data, more and more...

From triadic closure to conference closure: the role of academic conferences in promoting scientific collaborations

An academic conference is not only a venue for publishing papers but also a nursery room for new...

Implicit multi-feature learning for dynamic time series prediction of the impact of institutions

Predicting the impact of research institutions is an important tool for decision makers, such as...

IS2Fun: Identification of Subway Station Functions Using Massive Urban Data

Urbanization and modernization accelerate the evolution of urban morphology with the formation of...

Is scientific collaboration sustainability predictable?

This work aims to explore whether the sustainability of scientific collaboration including...

Itopic: Influential topic discovery from information networks via keyword query

The rapid growth of information networks provides a significant opportunity for people to learn...

Message from CPSCom 2016 Steering Committee

[No abstract available]

Predicting the future impact of scholars through time-aware academic networks

[No abstract available]

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Probabilistic detection of missing tags for anonymous multicategory RFID systems

In many radio-frequency identification (RFID) applications, one of the essential systematic...

Resource requests prediction in the cloud computing environment with a deep belief network

Accurate resource requests prediction is essential to achieve optimal job scheduling and load...

ROSE: Robustness Strategy for Scale-Free Wireless Sensor Networks

Due to the recent proliferation of cyber-attacks, improving the robustness of wireless sensor...

Scientific collaboration patterns vary with scholars� academic ages

Scientists may encounter many collaborators of different academic ages throughout their careers....

Shifu: Deep learning based advisor-advisee relationship mining in scholarly big data

Scholars in academia are involved in various social relationships such as advisor-advisee...

Socially Aware Conference Participant Recommendation with Personality Traits

As a result of the importance of academic collaboration at smart conferences, various researchers...

Social-Oriented Adaptive Transmission in Opportunistic Internet of Smartphones

Stable and reliable wireless communication is one of the critical demands for smart cities to...

The Role of Positive and Negative Citations in Scientific Evaluation

Quantifying the impact of scientific papers objectively is crucial for research output...

Time-Location-Relationship Combined Service Recommendation Based on Taxi Trajectory Data

Recently, urban traffic management has encountered a paradoxical situation which is the empty...

TruCom: Exploiting Domain-Specific Trust Networks for Multicategory Item Recommendation

Recommender systems (RSs) have become important tools for solving the problem of information...

Vehicular Social Networks: Enabling Smart Mobility

Vehicular transportation is an essential part of modern cities. However, the ever increasing...

Wireless Rechargeable Sensor Networks for Cyber-Physical Systems

The purpose of this introductory chapter is to describe a new paradigm of the cyber-physical...

A greedy model with small world for improving the robustness of heterogeneous Internet of Things

Robustness is an important and challenging issue in the Internet of Things (IoT), which contains...

A Hybrid Mechanism for Innovation Diffusion in Social Networks

Innovation diffusion is the process of adopting novel things, which is deemed as the diffusion of...

A neighbour-based load-balanced packet dissemination scheme for wireless sensor networks

Flooding is one of the major data dissemination schemes to broadcast packets in wireless sensor...

A range-free localisation algorithm based on connectivity in wireless sensor networks

Sensor nodes' position is very important in many wireless sensor networks (WSNs) applications. In...

A scale-free network model for wireless sensor networks in 3D terrain

The building strategy of network topology in 3D space is important technology for wireless sensor...

A Signaling Game for Uncertain Data Delivery in Selfish Mobile Social Networks

Cooperative data delivery among mobile nodes can improve the performance of data delivery in...

A survey on decision making for task migration in mobile cloud environments

The key idea of MCC is using powerful back-end computing nodes to enhance capabilities of small...

Bibliographic analysis of Nature based on Twitter and Facebook altmetrics data

This paper presents a bibliographic analysis of Nature articles based on altmetrics. We assess...

Can academic conferences promote research collaboration?

This work proposes to investigate the question of whether attending conference will breed new...

Cloudlet deployment in local wireless networks: Motivation, architectures, applications, and open challenges

In past few years, advancement in mobile applications and their integration with Cloud computing...

Cross-domain item recommendation based on user similarity

Cross-domain recommender systems adopt multiple methods to build relations from source domain to...

Editorial behaviors in peer review

Editors play a critical role in the peer review system. How do editorial behaviors affect the...

ERGID: An efficient routing protocol for emergency response Internet of Things

In recent years, Internet of Things (IoT) has been applied to many different fields such as smart...

Exploiting publication contents and collaboration networks for collaborator recommendation

Thanks to the proliferation of online social networks, it has become conventional for researchers...

Geo-Social Distance-Based Data Dissemination for Socially Aware Networking

The Internet of Things (IoT), which could connect everything in the world, is promising for the...

Identifying anomalous citations for objective evaluation of scholarly article impact

Evaluating the impact of a scholarly article is of great significance and has attracted great...

Mac-Time-Stamping-based High-accuracy Time Synchronization for Wireless Sensor Networks

Time synchronization is essential for applications in Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs). The...

MapReduce: Review and open challenges

The continuous increase in computational capacity over the past years has produced an...

Mining advisor-advisee relationships in scholarly big data: A deep learning approach

Mining advisor-advisee relationships can benefit many interesting applications such as advisor...

Overhead Control With Reliable Transmission of Popular Packets in Ad-Hoc Social Networks

Reliable social connectivity and transmission of data for popular nodes is vital in multihop...

PIS: A Multi-Dimensional Routing Protocol for Socially-Aware Networking

Socially-aware networking is an emerging paradigm for intermittently connected networks...

QoS4IVSaaS: a QoS management framework for intelligent video surveillance as a service

Quality of service (QoS) is critical for real-time intelligent video surveillance as a service...

Social-Oriented Resource Management in Cloud-Based Mobile Networks

One of the predominant challenges for cloud-based services is the coordination of resources in...

User popularity-based packet scheduling for congestion control in ad-hoc social networks

Traditional ad-hoc network packet scheduling schemes cannot fulfill the requirements of...

Who are the rising stars in academia?

This paper proposes a novel method named ScholarRank to evaluate the scientific impact of rising...

A Cooperative Watchdog System to Detect Misbehavior Nodes in Vehicular Delay-Tolerant Networks

In vehicular delay-tolerant networks (VDTNs), an end-to-end relay path between bundle source and...

An adaptive MAC protocol for real-time and reliable communications in medical cyber-physical systems

With the increasing demands for high-quality health-care services, medical cyber-physical systems...

Application optimization in mobile cloud computing: Motivation, taxonomies, and open challenges

Abstract In Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC), migrating an application processing to the cloud data...

A Review on mobile application energy profiling: Taxonomy, state-of-the-art, and open research issues

The shift of the information access paradigm to a mobile platform motivates research in mobile...

A survey on virtual machine migration and server consolidation frameworks for cloud data centers

Modern Cloud Data Centers exploit virtualization for efficient resource management to reduce...

AVER: Random Walk Based Academic Venue Recommendation

Academic venues act as the main platform of communities in academia and the bridge of connecting...

CAR: Incorporating filtered citation relations for scientific article recommendation

With the rapid proliferation of information technology, researchers have access to large archives...

Collaboration Prediction in Heterogeneous Information Networks

To reveal the information hiding in the scholarly big data, relationship analysis among academic...

Com-BIS: A community-based barter incentive scheme in socially aware networking

Socially aware networking (SAN) provides a new paradigm for intermittently connected networks...

Context-Aware Mobile Cloud Computing and Its Challenges

Cloud computing is gaining popularity due to virtually unlimited resources, low capital cost,...

Context-Based Collaborative Filtering for Citation Recommendation

Citation recommendation is an interesting and significant research area as it solves the...

Cooperative scheduling for adaptive duty cycling in asynchronous sensor networks

To support the sustainable operation of wireless sensor networks using limited energy, duty...

Data dissemination using interest-tree in socially aware networking

Socially aware networking (SAN) exploits social characteristics of mobile users to streamline...

Internet of Vehicles - Safe and Intelligent Mobility: Second International Conference, IOV 2015 Chengdu, China, December 19-21, 2015 Proceedings

[No abstract available]

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Introduction to: Special issue on Smartphone-based interactive technologies, systems, and applications

[No abstract available]

MAC Protocols for Cyber-Physical Systems

This book provides a literature review of various wireless MAC protocols and techniques for...

Message from SocialCom 2015 program chairs

[No abstract available]

Message from the GreenCom2015 Chairs

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Mining implicit correlations between users with the same role for trust-aware recommendation

Trust as one of important social relations has attracted much attention from researchers in the...

Real-time query processing optimisation for wireless sensor networks

Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) have been focused by many and high-relevant works. Nowadays,...

RMCC: Restful mobile cloud computing framework for exploiting adjacent service-based mobile cloudlets

Mobile devices, especially smartphones are increasingly gaining ground in several domains,...

Safety challenges and solutions in mobile social networks

Mobile social networks (MSNs) are specific types of social media which consolidate the ability of...

Scholarly paper recommendation based on social awareness and folksonomy

The significant proliferation of research papers in both conferences and journals has made it...

ShotVis: Smartphone-Based visualization of OCR information from images

While visualization has been widely used as a data presentation tool in both desktop and mobile...

Socially aware networking: A survey

The widespread proliferation of handheld devices enables mobile carriers to be connected at...

Social-Similarity-Aware TCP with Collision Avoidance in Ad Hoc Social Networks

An ad hoc social network (ASNET), which explores social connectivity between users of mobile...

TAPRank: A Time-aware Author Ranking Method in Heterogenous Networks

Measuring the impact of authors can not only be a good guidance for new researchers, but also...

Taxi operation optimization based on big traffic data

Motivated by the remarkable improvement of information and communication technologies, along with...

The power of smartphones

Smartphones have been shipped with multiple wireless network interfaces to meet their diverse...

Trust-aware recommendation for improving aggregate diversity

Recommender systems are becoming increasingly important and prevalent because of the ability of...

Using social network analysis (SNA) to design socially aware network solutions in delay-tolerant networks (DTNs)

Social characteristics of mobile users have been extensively used to streamline networking...

Virtual machine migration in cloud data centers: a review, taxonomy, and open research issues

Virtualization efficiently manages the ever-increasing demand for storage, computing, and...

A coverage strategy for wireless sensor networks in a three-dimensional environment

Coverage is one of the fundamental issues in wireless sensor networks (WSNs). The detection area...

ACRec: A co-authorship based random walk model for academic collaboration recommendation

Recent academic procedures have depicted that work involving scientific research tends to be more...

An energy efficient distance-Aware routing algorithm with multiple mobile sinks for wireless sensor networks

Traffic patterns in wireless sensor networks (WSNs) usually follow a many-to-one model. Sensor...

A new schedule strategy of embedded multi-core SoC

In this paper, we propose the weighted least-connection (WLC) task schedule strategy for...

An experimental analysis on cloud-based mobile augmentation in mobile cloud computing

Recent consumer electronic technologies have created momentous ground for smartphones in various...

A social popularity aware scheduling algorithm for ad-hoc social networks

In an ad-hoc social network (ASNET), users normally require scheduling popular data packet first....

BeeCup: A bio-inspired energy-efficient clustering protocol for mobile learning

Mobile devices have become a popular tool for ubiquitous learning in recent years. Multiple...

BEEINFO: Interest-based forwarding using artificial bee colony for socially aware networking

Socially aware networking (SAN) provides a promising paradigm for routing and forwarding data...

Community-Based Event Dissemination with Optimal Load Balancing

Distributed publish/subscribe systems are poised with challenges of performance degradation and...

ComPAS: Maximizing data availability with replication in ad-hoc social networks

Although existing replica allocation protocols perform well in most cases, some challenges still...

Event-based mobile social networks: Services, technologies, and applications

Event-based mobile social networks (MSNs) are a special type of MSN that has an immanently...

Exploiting social relationship to enable efficient replica allocation in Ad-hoc Social Networks

Replication is an important mechanism in modern wireless networks and has attracted significant...

Folksonomy based socially-aware recommendation of scholarly papers for conference participants

Due to the significant proliferation of scholarly papers in both conferences and journals,...

Human mobility in opportunistic networks: Characteristics, models and prediction methods

Opportunistic networks (OppNets) are modern types of intermittently connected networks in which...

Improving smart conference participation through socially aware recommendation

This paper addresses recommending presentation sessions at smart conferences to participants. We...

Label matrix normalization for semisupervised learning from imbalanced Data

Manually labeled data-sets are vital to graph-based semisupervised learning. However, in the real...

Multi-category item recommendation using neighborhood associations in trust networks

This paper proposes a novel recommendation method called RecDI. In the multi-category item...

MVCWalker: Random walk-based most valuable collaborators recommendation exploiting academic factors

In academia, scientific research achievements would be inconceivable without academic...

Normalized Label Propagation for Imbalanced Scenario Classification

Graph-based semi-supervised classification (GSSC) algorithms, which combine labeled data and...

Phone2Cloud: Exploiting computation offloading for energy saving on smartphones in mobile cloud computing

With prosperity of applications on smartphones, energy saving for smartphones has drawn...

Poster: Bacteria inspired mitigation of selfish users in ad-hoc social networks

In data management protocols for Ad-hoc Social Networks (ASNETs), involvement of selfish users...

Poster: CIS: A community-based incentive scheme for socially-aware networking

To address selfishness in socially-aware networking, we propose a Community-based Incentive...

Reliable TCP for popular data in socially-aware ad-hoc networks

Reliable social connectivity and transmission of data for popular nodes are vital in multihop...

Rich mobile applications: Genesis, taxonomy, and open issues

Rich Mobile Applications (RMAs) comprise a budding research area receiving increasingly abundant...

Adaptive GTS allocation in IEEE 802.15.4 for real-time wireless sensor networks

The IEEE 802.15.4 standard is able to achieve low-power transmissions in low-rate and...

Advances on network protocols and algorithms for vehicular ad hoc networks

The 2013 Special Issue of Mobile Network Application is aimed to theme innovative research...

A graphical user interface for silk data link discovery framework

In the field of linked data, interlinking previously unlinked datasets that are available on the...

A localization method for the Internet of Things

Many localization algorithms and systems have been developed by means of wireless sensor networks...

An energy efficient stable election-based routing Algorithm for wireless sensor Networks

Sensor nodes usually have limited energy supply and they are impractical to recharge. How to...

An improved stable election based routing protocol with mobile sink for wireless sensor networks

Due to the nonuniform distribution of wireless sensor nodes, unbalanced energy consumption has...

BEEINFO: Data forwarding based on interest and swarm intelligence for socially-aware networking

Socially-aware networking provides a promising paradigm for data forwarding by exploiting the...

Detecting hot road mobility of vehicular Ad Hoc networks

Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks (VANETs) can provide value-added services to both drivers and...

Enhancing efficiency of node compromise attacks in vehicular ad-hoc networks using connected dominating set

In the node compromise attack, the adversary physically captures nodes and extracts the...

From machine-to-machine communications towards cyber-physical systems

In recent years, cyber-physical systems (CPS) have emerged as a promising direction to enrich the...

Green computing and communications

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Hybrid Pervasive Mobile Cloud Computing: Toward enhancing invisibility

Vanishing computers into background toward invisible, distraction-free pervasive computing was...

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Iterative nearest neighborhood oversampling in semisupervised learning from imbalanced data

Transductive graph-based semisupervised learning methods usually build an undirected graph...

Message from steering committee: IThings 2013

Message from the steering committee: CPSCom 2013

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Mobile multimedia recommendation in smart communities: A survey

Due to the rapid growth of Internet broadband access and proliferation of modern mobile devices,...

Mobile-sink routing algorithm based on energy and distance for wireless sensor networks

Energy efficiency is a key concern and challenging research issue during the design of routing...

Mobility based data collection algorithm for wireless sensor networks

With the aim of prolonging network lifetime, many energy efficient algorithms and data...

PhoneJoule: An energy management system for android-based smartphones

Smartphones are becoming increasingly intertwined with people's daily lives. However, various...

Service differentiated and adaptive CSMA/CA over IEEE 802.15.4 for cyber-physical systems

Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) that collect, exchange, manage information, and coordinate actions...

Social community-partition aware replica allocation in Ad-hoc social networks

Ad-hoc social network (ASNET) services deal with the dynamic nature and resource constraints of...

Socially-aware venue recommendation for conference participants

Current research environments are witnessing high enormities of presentations occurring in...

Special issue on energy-aware computing and communications

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A Clustering K-Anonymity Scheme for Location Privacy Preservation

The continuous advances in sensing and positioning technologies have resulted in a dramatic...

Ada-MAC: An adaptive MAC protocol for real-time and reliable health monitoring

IEEE 802.15.4 is regarded as one of the most suitable communication protocols for cyber-physical...

A dynamic channel assignment strategy based on cross-layer design for wireless mesh networks

In wireless mesh networks (WMNs), if nonoverlapped channels or partially overlapped channels are...

A failure self-recovery strategy with balanced energy consumption for wireless ad hoc networks

In energy constrained wireless sensor networks, it is significant to make full use of the limited...

A localization strategy based on n-times trilateral centroid with weight

Localization based on received signal strength indication (RSSI) is a low cost and low complexity...

An energy-efficient and load-balanced dynamic clustering protocol for ad-hoc sensor networks

Intensive research in networking has fueled significant development in scale and diversity of...

An integrated scheme based on service classification in pervasive mobile services

Internet of Things and broadband communication are promoting the pervasive mobile services with...

An optimal ODAM-based broadcast algorithm for vehicular Ad-HOC networks

Broadcast routing has become an important research field for vehicular ad-hoc networks (VANETs)...

A novel neighbor selection approach for KNN: A physiological status prediction case study

Conventional weighting KNNs enhance the accuracy of label selection by weighting the neighbors....

A privacy-preserving Query on outsourced database with B-tree

In outsourced database, once the data is encrypted, query processing is more difficult compared...

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A search strategy of level-based flooding for the internet of things

This paper deals with the query problem in the Internet of Things (IoT). Flooding is an important...

Energy efficient ant colony algorithms for data aggregation in wireless sensor networks

In energy-constrained wireless sensor networks, energy efficiency is critical for prolonging the...

Guest editorial - Journal of Computers Vol 7

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Internet of things

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Message from the CPSCom 2012 steering committee

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Message from the iThings 2012 steering committee

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Message from the workshop organizers (ICDCSW 2012)

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MobiMsg: A resource-efficient location-based mobile instant messaging system

Location-based applications and services, especially those facilitating social networking, are...

Multi-channel biosensor based on photonic crystal waveguide and microcavities

An ultrasensitive two-dimensional photonic crystal biosensor is theoretically demonstrated in...

OnCampus: A mobile personal assistant for college students

Recent years have witnessed tremendous progress in mobile devices and wireless networks. Such...

  • Conference Proceedings

Prediction-based independent task scheduling for heterogeneous distributed computing systems

Independent task scheduling algorithms in distributed computing systems deal with three main...

Predictive compensation for variable network delays and packet losses in networked control systems

Networked control systems (NCSs) offer many advantages over conventional control; however, they...

A balanced energy consumption solution for wireless sensor networks with failure clusters

In energy constrained wireless sensor networks, it essentially requires to make full use of the...

A fault-tolerant emergency-aware access control scheme for Cyber-Physical systems

Access control is an issue of paramount importance in cyber-physical systems (CPS). In this...

A game theoretic approach for interuser interference reduction in body sensor networks

As a kind of small-scale cyber-physical systems (CPSs), body sensor networks (BSNs) can provide...

A-GPS assisted Wi-Fi access point discovery on mobile devices for energy saving

Mobile devices have been shipped with multiple wireless network interfaces in order to meet their...

A group key management protocol based on weight-balanced 2-3 tree for Wireless Sensor Networks

Multicast in Wireless Sensor Networks (WSNs) is an attractive mechanism for delivering data to...

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A hop-by-hop cross-layer congestion control scheme for wireless sensor networks

Congestions in wireless sensor networks (WSNs) could potentially cause packet loss, throughput...

An improved iris localization method for authentication system

At present, the research of biometric recognition is gave more and more attentions. The iris...

ART-GAS: An adaptive and real-time GTS allocation scheme for IEEE 802.15.4

EEE 802.15.4 supports a Guaranteed Time Slot (GTS) allocation mechanism for time-critical and...

A secured health care application architecture for cyber-physical systems

Cyber-physical systems (CPS) can be viewed as a new generation of systems with integrated...

  • Journals

A survey of adaptive and real-time protocols based on IEEE 802.15.4

The IEEE 802.15.4 standard is a protocol that has been widely used in many applications...

Building smart communities with cyber-physical systems

There is a growing trend towards the convergence of cyber-physical systems (CPS) and social...

Cyber-Physical Control over Wireless Sensor and Actuator Networks with Packet Loss,

There is a growing interest in design and implementation of cyber-physical control systems over...

Evaluating IEEE 802.15.4 for cyber-physical systems

With rapid advancements in sensing, networking, and computing technologies, recent years have...

Guest editorial - Journal of Software Vol 6

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Message from the CPSA 2011 workshop chairs

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Message from the CPSCom 2011 general chairs

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Message from the iThings 2011 Program Chairs

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Message from the phonecom 2011 workshop chairs

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Monitoring energy consumption of smartphones

With the rapid development of new and innovative applications for mobile devices like...

N-times trilateral centroid weighted localization algorithm of wireless sensor networks

Localization technology based on received signal strength indication (RSSI) is a low cost and low...

ODAM-C:An improved algorithm for vehicle Ad Hoc network

Localization technology based on received signal strength indication (RSSI) is a low cost and low...

Parasite: A system for energy saving with performance improvement in networked desktops

In enterprise networks, idle desktop machines rarely sleep, mainly because turning off the hosts...

Performance analysis of non-beaconed IEEE 802.15.4 for high-confidence wireless communications

Abstract-Wireless sensor networks (WSNs) are applied to more and more fields such as health care,...

Queueing theory-based path delay analysis of wireless sensor networks

Path planning is one of the important factors that affect data transmission and processing in...

Real-time performance analysis of infrastructure-based IEEE 802.11 distributed coordination function

With the increasing popularity of wireless networks, wireless local area networks (WLANs) have...

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SEF: A secure, efficient, and flexible range query scheme in two-tiered sensor networks

Large-scale wireless sensor networks follow the two-tiered architecture, where master nodes take...

Sensor networks for high-confidence cyber-physical systems

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Supervised gabor-based kernel locality preserving projections for face recognition

Locality Preserving Projections (LPP) is an unsupervised method which seeks to optimally preserve...

Urban arterial traffic two-direction green wave intelligent coordination control technique and its application

This paper presents a new two-direction green wave intelligent control strategy to solve the...

A clustering-based location privacy protection scheme for pervasive computing

In pervasive computing environments, Location-Based Services (LBSs) are becoming increasingly...

A high-confidence cyber-physical alarm system: Design and implementation

Most traditional alarm systems cannot address security threats in a satisfactory manner. To...

An adaptive fault-tolerant communication scheme for body sensor networks

A high degree of reliability for critical data transmission is required in body sensor networks...

An inter-domain authentication scheme for pervasive computing environment

In a pervasive computing environment, mobile users often roam into foreign domains. Consequently,...

A practical localization algorithm based on wireless sensor networks

Many localization algorithms and systems have been developed by means of wireless sensor networks...

A trust model based on service classification in mobile services

Internet of Things (IoT) and B3G/4G communication are promoting the pervasive mobile services...

A WSN routing protocol based on the context-aware technology

With the rapid progress of the whole computer technology, the wireless sensor networks gestated...

DISG: Decentralized inter-user interference suppression in body sensor networks with non-cooperative game

Body Sensor Networks (BSNs) provide continuous health monitoring and analysis of physiological...

Dynamical jumping real-time fault-tolerant routing protocol for wireless sensor networks

In time-critical wireless sensor network (WSN) applications, a high degree of reliability is...

iCare: A mobile health monitoring system for the elderly

This paper describes a mobile health monitoring system called iCare for the elderly. We use...

IZone: A location-based mobile social networking system

The rapid development of wireless technology, the extensive use of mobile phones and the...

Leakage-aware reallocation for periodic real-time tasks on multicore processors

The rapid development of wireless technology, the extensive use of mobile phones and the...

Localization technologies for indoor human tracking

The proliferation of wireless localization technologies provides a promising future for serving...

Message from the CPSCom 2010 Workshop/Symposium Chairs

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Message from the EaCN 2010 symposium chairs

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Message from the GreenCom 2010 Program Chairs

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Message from the IOTS 2010 symposium chairs

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Performance modeling methodology of emergency dissemination algorithms for vehicular ad-hoc networks

In this paper dissemination algorithms to transfer warning messages from the originator node to...

Prediction-based data transmission for energy conservation in wireless body sensors

Wireless body sensors are becoming popular in healthcare applications. Since they are either worn...

Preface of MobiCPS'10: The 2010 International Workshop on Mobile Cyber-Physical Systems

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R-CA: A routing-based dynamic channel assignment algorithm in wireless mesh networks

Even though channel assignment has been studied for years, most IEEE 802.11-based multi-hop...

Task allocation and migration algorithm for temperature-constrained real-time multi-core systems

Temperature rise will affect the stability and performance of multi-core processors. A...

Urban arterial traffic intelligent coordination control technique and its application

This paper presents a new intelligent control strategy to solve the coordination control problem...

Enhanced energy-aware feedback scheduling of embedded control systems

Dynamic voltage scaling ((DVS) is one of the most effective techniques for reducing energy...

Feedback scheduling of priority-driven control networks

With traditional open-loop scheduling of network resources, the quality-of-control (QoC) of...

Sampling period scheduling of networked control systems with multiple-control loops

This paper addresses the sampling period scheduling of Networked Control Systems (NCSs) with...

Control-theoretic dynamic voltage scaling for embedded controllers

For microprocessors used in real-time embedded systems, minimising power consumption is difficult...

Cross-layer adaptive feedback scheduling of wireless control systems

There is a trend towards using wireless technologies in networked control systems. However, the...

Integrated design and implementation of embedded control systems with Scilab

Embedded systems are playing an increasingly important role in control engineering. Despite their...

Neural feedback scheduling of real-time control tasks

Many embedded real-time control systems suffer from resource constraints and dynamic workload...

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Performance-aware power management in embedded controllers with multiple-voltage processors

The aim of this research is to minimize the energy dissipation of embedded controllers without...

QoS challenges and opportunities in wireless sensor/actuator networks

A wireless sensor/actuator network (WSAN) is a group of sensors and actuators that are...

Feedback scheduling: An event-driven paradigm

Embedded computing systems today increasingly feature resource constraints and workload...

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Flexible time-triggered sampling in smart sensor-based wireless control systems

Wireless control systems (WCSs) often have to operate in dynamic environments where the network...

Fuzzy logic control based QoS management in wireless sensor/actuator networks

Wireless sensor/actuator networks (WSANs) are emerging rapidly as a new generation of sensor...

Wireless sensor/actuator network design for mobile control applications

Wireless sensor/actuator networks (WSANs) are emerging as a new generation of sensor networks....

Survey on intelligent information processing in wireless sensor networks

The Wiressless Sensor Network (WSN), which consists of a large number of micro sensor nodes, is...

  • Journals

Integrated computation, communication and control: Towards next revolution in information technology

There is a strong trend in modern industrial systems to integrate computation, communication, and...