Expertise & Interests

Recent Research Projects

2014-2017 VINNOVA Challenge Driven Innovation - Project leader,
"GreenIoT: An energy-efficient IoT platform for open data and sustainable development"
in collaboration with Ericsson Research, IBM, KTH, SenseAir AB, SICS, Uppsala Municipality, Upwis AB, 4Dialog AB
2015-2017 SSF Mobility Grant - Visiting Researcher,
"Securing data objects for future Internet"
with Ericsson Research AB
2014-2016 UU BioMedIT SPARC Fund - Project leader in IT,
"Chopsticks: Mobile sensing for rehabilitation"
in collaboration with Prof. Gustaf Gredebäck, Baby and Child Lab, Uppsala University
2013-2014 STINT Initiation Grant for International Collaboration - PI,
"Green Mobile Cloud: Energy-efficient mobile content distribution and offloading"
in collaboration with Jiangchuan Liu (SFU, Canada) and Victor Leung (UBC, Canada)
2012-2016 "SADHealth: Monitoring seasonal effects to physical and mental health" - PI,
UU Internal project, in collaboration with UU Psychology department

Older Projects

2012-2013 VINNOVA International Cooperation for Eco-innovations with China, PI,
"An information-centric IoT infrastructure for pollution monitoring and sustainable traffic planning"
in collaboration with Tsinghua University (China) and BUPT (China)
2011-2013 VINN Excellence Center for Wireless Sensor Networks (WISENET), project member
sub-project "Connecting Internet-of-Things with mobile gateways"
in collaboration with Per Gunningberg (UU) and Thiemo Voigt (SICS))
2010-2012 VINNOVA (The Swedish Governmental Agency for Innovation Systems), PI,
"Effective and Secure Collaborative Sensing with Mobile Phones and Sensors"
in collaboration with Mani Srivastava (UCLA, USA)
2010-2012 Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research (SSF) Center for Networked Systems (CNS), project member
"Network architecture of next generation Internet" in collaboration with Bengt Ahlgren (SICS)
2009-2015 Swedish Foundation for Strategic Research (SSF) ProFun Project, project member
Co-PI in sub-project "Optimization in Wireless Sensor Networks"
in collaboration with Pierre Flener and Justin Pearson (UU)
2008-2009 VINN Excellence Center for Wireless Sensor Networks (WISENET), project member
sub-project "Content based routing in WSNs" in collaboration with Per Gunningberg (UU)

Awards and Merits

2016 ACM Senior Member
2015 IEEE Senior Member
2013 ACM/IEEE IPSN Best Paper Runner-Up (SPOTS Track)
2010 IEEE IWQoS Best Paper Runner-Up
2009 VINNOVA (The Swedish Governmental Agency for Innovation Systems)
VINNMER Fellow
2005, 2006 CSE Dept., The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Excellent TAs of the Year Award
2005 Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fund Council
Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowship

Hong Kong Computer Society
Epson Foundation Scholarship
2004 Hong Kong Computer Society IT Excellence Awards
Bronze Award in the post-secondary category
2003 Microsoft's Asia Student .NET Competition (Beijing)
Most Innovative Application Award
2002 Microsoft's Student Developer Xcellence Awards Competition (Hong Kong)
The Best .NET Application of the Year Award
Most Innovative Application Award

Engineering Faculty, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Dean's List in Engineering Faculty
2001 Hutchison, Motorola, and Sun Microsystems
Silver Award in Hong Kong J2ME Open Competition

Shaw College, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shaw College Certificate of Academic Merit

Professional Services

Journal Editorial Steering Committee Chair Program Co-chair TPC Co-chair Publicity Co-chair Publication Chair Web Chair Technical Program Committee