Bin Xiao

Associate Professor
Office: PQ824, Mong Man Wai Building
Department of Computing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Phone: (852) 2766-7270
Fax: (852) 2774-0842
Email: csbxiao (at)

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Dr. Bin Xiao is an associate professor in the Department of Computing in the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. After his graduation from the HuangGang Middle School, he was recommended for admission to Fudan University without the entrance examination due to his excellent performance in the mathematics and physics Olympic contest. He received the B.Sc and M.Sc degrees in Electronics Engineering from Fudan University, China, and Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from University of Texas at Dallas, USA. After his Ph.D. graduation, he joined the Hong Kong Polytechnic University as an assistant professor. He is a senior member of the IEEE and a member of the ACM.


Ph.D. Opportunity: In general, we are looking for good Ph.D. candidates (fellowship HK$14,350 per month) in the areas of network security, mobile cloud computing or RFID systems. Please send me your CV and publications if you have interest.



Research Interests

My research is mainly on cloud computing, data management, network security, and wireless networks. In cloud computing, we focus on mobile resource allocation, smartphone crowdsourcing and secured system implementation. In wireless networks, we focus on wireless sensor networks and RFID systems, e.g., the localization algorithm design and efficient communication protocol design.

RFID research papers, Cloud research papers.



The Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC) Lab focuses on smart mobile cloud computing and networking. The lab conducts researches related to smartphone crowdsoucing, mobile offloading, mobile cloud resource allocation, smartphone localization, mobile cloud security, mobile cloud architecture design and system implementation.



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A 2012 summer course.



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