Selected Publications

[1]   Yang Wang, Hao Dai, Xinxin Han, Pengfei Wang, Yong Zhang, Cheng-Zhong Xu, Cost-Driven Data Caching in Edge-based Content Delivery Networks, to appear in IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC) , 10.1109/TMC.2021.3108150

[2]    Xinxin Han, Guichen Gao, Yang Wang, Hing-Fung Ting, Ilsun You, Yong Zhang, Online Data Caching in Edge Computing, to appear in Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience. 2021; e6468.

[3]    Yifei Zou, Dongxiao Yu, Jiguo Yu, Yong Zhang, Falko Dressler, Xiuzhen Cheng, Distributed Byzantine-resilient Multiple-message Dissemination in Wireless Networks, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 29(4): 1662-1675 (2021)

[4]    Dongxiao Yu, Yifei Zou, Yong Zhang, Hao Sheng, Weifeng Lv, Xiuzhen Cheng, An Exact Implementation of the Abstract MAC Layer via Carrier Sensing in Dynamic Networks. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 29 (3), June 2021, pp. 994-1007. DOI: 10.1109/TNET.2021.3057890. (CCF A, IF 3.315)

[5]    Lei Wang, Xiang Zhang, Yuanshuang Jiang, Yong Zhang, Chenren Xu, Ruiyang Gao, Daqing Zhang, Watching Your Phone’s Back: Gesture Recognition by Sensing Acoustical Structure-borne Propagation, to appear in UBICOMP 2021.

[6]    Yang Wang, Yong Zhang, Xinxin Han, Pengfei Wang, Cheng-Zhong Xu, Joseph Horton, Joseph Culberson, Cost-Driven Data Caching in the Cloud: An Algorithmic Approach, to appear in INFOCOM 2021

[7]    Dongxiao Yu, Yifei Zou, Jiguo Yu, Yong Zhang, Feng Li, Xiuzhen Cheng, Falko Dressler, Francis Lau, Implementing Abstract MAC Layer in Dynamic Networks. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), 20(5): 1832-1845 (2021), doi: 10.1109/TMC.2020.2971599.

[8]    Guichen Gao, Xinxin Han, Li Ning, Hing-Fung Ting, Yong Zhang, Principal-Agent Problem under the Linear Contract, to appear in Journal of Combinatorial Optimization

[9]    Dongxiao Yu, Yifei Zou, Minghui Xu, Yicheng Xu, Yong Zhang, Bei Gong, Xiaoshuang Xing, Competitive Age of Information in Dynamic IoT Networks, to appear in IEEE Internet of Things Journal, doi: 10.1109/JIOT.2020.3038595.

[10]    Vincent Chau, Chi Kit Ken Fong, Shengxin Liu, Elaine Yinling Wang and Yong Zhang, Minimizing Energy on Homogeneous Processors with Shared Memory, Theoretical Computer Science, Volume 866, 18 April 2021, Pages 160-170.

[11]    Zhihuai Chen, Ken C.K. Fong, Minming Li, Kai Wang, Hongning Yuan, Yong Zhang, Facility Location Games with Optional Preference, Theoretical Computer Science, Volume 847, 22 December 2020, Pages 185-197

[12]    Guichen Gao, Li Ning, Yong Zhang, Hing-Fung Ting, Yicheng Xu, Yifei Zou, Approximation Algorithms for the Partial Assignment Problem, Theoretical Computer Science, Volume 838, 24 October 2020, Pages 231-237

[13]    Pan Li, Qiang Hua, Zhijun Hu*, Hing-Fung Ting, Yong Zhang, Approximation Algorithms for the Selling with Preference, Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, 40, pages366–378(2020).

[14]    Yicheng Xu, Vincent Chau, Chenchen Wu, Yong Zhang, Yifei Zou, Online Joint Placement and Allocation of Virtual Network Functions with Heterogeneous Servers, In IEEE Internet of Things Journal, vol. 7, no. 9, pp. 8049-8058, Sept. 2020, doi: 10.1109/JIOT.2020.2990412.

[15]    Yifei Zou, Minghui Xu, Yicheng Xu, Yong Zhang, Bei Gong and Xiaoshuang Xing, Distributed Data Aggregation in Dynamic Sensor Networks, in WASA 2020, LNCS 12384, pp. 822–833, 2020. Best Paper Award.

[16]    Vincent Chau, Chi Kit Ken Fong, Shengxin Liu, Elaine Yinling Wang and Yong Zhang, Minimizing Energy on Homogeneous Processors with Shared Memory, in FAW 2020, LNCS, volume 12340, pp 83-95, Best Paper Award.

[17]    T-H. Hubert Chan, Fei Chen and Li Ning, Optimizing Social Welfare for Network Bargaining Games in the Face of Instability, Greed and Idealism (journal version), Theory of Computer Systems, 2019, pp 1-29.

[18]    Dongxiao Yu, Yifei Zou, Yong Zhang, Feng Li, Shikun Shen and Falko Dressler, Optimal Distributed Leader Election without Decoding, in IIKI 2019, pp. 535-542, Best Paper Award.

[19]    Rong Zhou, Chun Chen, Liqun Sun, Francis C.M. Lau, Sheung-Hung Poon and Yong Zhang, Online Uniformly Inserting Points on the Sphere, Algorithms 2018, 11, 156; doi:10.3390/a11100156.

[20]    Yong Zhang, Francis Y.L. Chin, Francis C.M. Lau, Haisheng Tan and Hing-Fung Ting, Constant Competitive Algorithms for Unbounded One-Way Trading under Monotone Hazard Rate, Mathematical Foundations of Computing, November 2018, 1(4): 383-392.

[21]    Lili Mei, Deshi Ye, Yong Zhang, Approximation Strategy-Proof Mechanisms for Obnoxious Facility Location on a Line, Journal of Combinatorial Optimization August 2018, Volume 36, Issue 2, pp 549–571.

[22]    Zhongying Zhao, Yong Zhang, Chao Li, Li Ning, Jiancong Fan and Shengzhong Feng, A System to Manage and Mine Microblogging Data, Journal of Intelligent & Fuzzy Systems 2017 , 33 (1) :1-11.

[23]    Dongxiao Yu, Li Ning, Yifei Zou, Jiguo Yu, Xiuzhen Cheng and Francis C.M. Lau, Distributed Spanner Construction with Physical Interference: Constant Stretch and Linear Sparseness, ToN, 2017, 25(4), pp 2138-2151.

[24]    Yong Zhang, Joseph Chan, Francis Chin, Hingfung Ting, Deshi Ye and Feng Zhang: On the Complexity of Constrained Sequences Alignment Problems, Journal of Combinatorial Optimization, Volume 32 Issue 1, July 2016, Pages 79-94.

[25]    T-H.Hubert Chan, Mingfei Li, Li Ning and Shay Solomon, New doubling Spanner: Better and Simpler (journal version), SICOMP, 2015, 44(1), pp 37-53.

[26]    T-H. Hubert Chan, Mingfei Li and Li Ning, Sparse Fault-Tolerant Spanners for Doubling Metrics with Bounded Hop-Diameter and Degree (journal version), Algorithmica, 2015, 71(1), pp 53-65.

[27]    T-H. Hubert Chan and Li Ning, Fast Convergence for Consensus in Dynamic Networks (journal version), TALG, 2015, 10(3), Article No. 15.