Dr. Bin Xiao's Homepage

Dr. Bin Xiao is an associate professor in the Department of Computing in the Hong Kong Polytechnic University. 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. Currently, he is the associate editor of Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing (JPDC), 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$17,400 per month) in the areas of network security, blockchain systems. Please send me your CV and publications if you have interest. (Application deadline: Dec. 31, 2019)

Post-Doc Opportunity: Two postdoc positions (supported by an ITF project) are vailable in the areas of Blockchain, network security:

1. Salary: HKD32,000/month

2. Working period: Apr. 1 2019 - Sept. 2020.

3. Contract length: from 6 months to 18 months

4. Requirement: A graduated Ph.D. in computer science or related from the HK local universities or top 100 universities/institutions in the latest publication of the world university ranking tables of QS, Shanghai Jiao Tong University and Times Higher Education

5. Contact: Dr. Bin Xiao, csbxiao@comp.polyu.edu.hk with your CV and Ph.D. certificate copy (or document to indicate when you will graduate)

Research Assistant Opportunity: Two research assistant positions (supported by an ITF project) are vailable in the areas of Blockchain, network security:

1. Salary: HKD13,500 - HKD20,000 /month

2. Working period: Apr. 1 2019 - Sept. 2020.

3. Contract length: from 6 months to 18 months

 

News:

  • Congratulations to GAO Shang's work in the Mining Attacks to the Blockchain System, which is accepted in the top conference ACM CCS 2019!
  • Welcome submissions to IEEE SECON 2018, 11-13 June 2018, Hong Kong. Submission deadline: Dec. 15, 2017.
  • Welcome submissions to the AD HOC AND SENSOR NETWORKING SYMPOSIUM of IEEE ICC 2018. Submission deadline: Oct. 15, 2017.
  • Congratulations to PENG, Zhe and GAO, Shang for winning the first prize in the COMP Annual Research Day! May 2017.
  • Welcome submissions to the Communication & Information Systems Security Symposium of IEEE Globecom 2017. Submission deadline: April 1, 2017.
  • A Special Issue on "High Performance and Security in Cloud Computing" is open for submission in Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience (SCI).  Please visit the following link for detailed instructions: http://www.cc-pe.net/journalinfo/issues/2016.html#CloudCom-Asia2016. Submission deadline:  1 October 2016.
  • Welcome Dr. Yuan Yao to be the PostDoc in our group, June 2016.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Xuan Liu, who now is the assistant professor in the College of Computer Science and Electronic Engineering, Hunan University, Changsha China, Aug. 2015.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Qingjun Xiao, who now is the assistant professor in the School of Computer Science and Engineering, Southeast University, Nanjing China, July 2014.
  • A Ph.D. position is available for the MCC lab, with the salary about HKD14,350/month, Feb. 2014.
  • The Post-Doc position is filled for the MCC lab, Feb. 2014.
  • A Post-Doc position is available for the MCC lab, with the salary about HKD21,000/month. Dec. 2013.
  • The Mobile Cloud Computing (MCC) lab is set up. Dr. Xiao is the lab director. Nov. 2013.
  • A Ph.D. position now is open in the mobile cloud computing and smartphone technology areas. Send me email if you are interested in these areas. A master-degree candidate will be considered first. July 2013.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Kai Bu, who will be the assistant professor in the College of Computer Science and Technology, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou China, July 2013.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Jiaqing Luo, who was recently promoted to associate professor in the School of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Chengdu China, June 2013.