Jiannong Cao

Fellow of IEEE (Computer Society)
Member of ACM
Senior Member of CCF

BSc (Nanjing University)
MSc, Ph.D. (Washington State University)

Department of Computing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Office: PQ817, Mong Man Wai Building
Office No.: (852) 2766 7275
Fax No.: (852) 2774 0842
Email: csjcao@polyu.edu.hk
http://www.comp.polyu.edu.hk/~csjcao

ORCID ID: 0000-0002-2725-2529
Scopus Author ID: 7403354073


Teaching

 

In the past 25 years, Professor Cao has taught various subjects at four universities in Australia and Hong Kong. The students responses have always been positive with very good comments and evaluation results. Professor Cao developed and delivered part or all of the following modules:

 

 

Final Year Project / Capstone Project

 

2017-2018

  • Analysis on the Key Data Scientist Job Skills
  • Interoperable Mesh Network for Smart Home

 

2016-2017

  • Shopping Mall Advertising Support System

 

2015-2016

  • Wi-Fi Indoor Localization Using Crowdsourcing and Mobile Sensors
  • Low Latency Object Recognition Mobile Augmented Reality
  • Mobile Application to Prevent Eye Tiredness Using Mobile Phone
  • Neck Posture Care: A Neck Health Risk Prevention System for Mobile Phone User
  • Personalized Travelling Time Prediction Based on Driving Behavior

 

2014-2015

  • Finger Pain Monitoring Application for Android
  • Reconfiguration of Modular Robot Systems to Pass an Arbitrary Gap
  • Self-reconfigurable Robot System: Reconfiguration from Arbitrary Shape to Arbitrary Shape
  • Real-time Reconfiguration in Modular Robot System
  • Enabling Low Latency Contactless Control of Smartphone by Hand/Finger Motions
  • Privacy Analysis of Smartphone Apps based on Crowdsourcing
  • Privacy Visualization for Smartphone Apps

 

2013-2014

  • A Vehicle Network Simulator
  • Simulation of Vehicle Sensing for Navigation
  • Indoor Smart Chair Localization Using Wifi
  • Simulation of Vehicular Sensing for Pollution Detection
  • Voice Detection with Smart Cushion Mat: MCU and Sensors Detection Application
  • Camera-based Face-orientation Detection for Context-awared Applications

 

 

Subject Taught

Subject Name

Year of Subject & Name of University

Pervasive and Smart Computing

Executive Master subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Advanced Internet Computing

MSc subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Advanced Java Programming

MSc subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Computer Communication Networks

MSc subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Distributed Computing

MSc subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Mobile Computing and Data Management

MSc subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Selected Topics in Computer Communications

MSc subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Mobile Computing

3rd year subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Electronic Commerce

2nd year subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Fundamentals of Object-oriented Technologies

2nd year subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

System Programming

2nd year subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Parallel and Distributed Computing

2nd year subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University;

Honors subject, James Cook University

Principles of Programming (with Java)

1st year subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Programming Fundamentals

1st year subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Computer System Architecture

1st year subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University;

2nd year subject, James Cook University

Use of Computers (Microsoft Access)

1st year service subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Information Technology Systems

Foundation year subject, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Data Engineering

MSc subject, City University of Hong Kong

Data Structures and Algorithms

MSc subject, City University of Hong Kong

Software Engineering and Projects

MSc subject, City University of Hong Kong;

Final year subject, University of Adelaide

Fault Tolerant Computing

Final year subject, City University of Hong Kong;

Honors year subject, University of Adelaide

Compiler Construction and Projects

2nd year subject, University of Adelaide

Programming Paradigms and Languages (C++, Miranda, Ada, Smalltalk)

2nd year subject, University of Adelaide;

2nd year subject, James Cook University

Algorithms and Complexity

Final year subject, James Cook University

Computer Architecture and Communications

Final year subject, James Cook University

Operating Systems

Final year subject, James Cook University