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$14,500 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.
Post-Doc Opportunity: If you are looking for a Post-Doc position in the areas of network security, mobile cloud computing and SDN, please send me your CV and publications.




Research Interests

My research interests include distributed wireless systems, mobile cloud computing, network security, and software-defined networks (SDN), with the focus on wireless protocol design in sensing networks and RFID systems, energy-saving and accurate information processing for smartphones, attack detection and prevention in wired/wireless networks.




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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