Jin Xiao
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Jin Xiao Research Staff Member

IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY, United States


Contact Information

1101 Kitchawan Rd., Yorktown Heights, NY United States, 10598

E-mail: jinxiao at us dot ibm dot com


Education

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science (January 2010)
Thesis dissertation: Service-Driven Networking
Advisor: Prof. Raouf Boutaba
University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
  • BSc. in Computer Science, 1st class honour (April 2001)
University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada


Research Agenda

  • Service automation - continuous compliance
  • User-centric service modeling and quality management for improved customer satisfaction and business planning.
  • Economics and games of networked services, service designs in virtual networks and cloud computing.
  • Convergence research for smart homes: Home of Things (HoT) and the Living Diary
  • E-health information analysis and long-term care assistance applications
  • Energy efficiency in Smartphone communications: application management, energy saving tools, bandwidth measurement, and power consumption models
  • System design and optimization for energy saving in Home Energy Management System (HEMS) and in demand-response of Smart Grid.

Current Projects

  • Service automation, continuous compliance
  • The living diary: social network enabled home applications for healthy living, healthy sleep, and out-patient home care.
  • Home of Things (HoT): intelligent home management and information analysis to support comfortable and healthy living
  • Wi-Fi energy consumption power model for new generation of smartphones
  • Energy-Efficienty Wi-Fi bandwidth measurement for smartphones
  • Application-Aware Wi-Fi Energy Management for Mobile Devices

Older Projects

  • Home Energy Management and Optimization under Market-based Demand-Response in Smart Grid
  • VIDAR: Video Quality Analyzer for Real-Time Multi-Media Streaming under H.264/AVC

Publications

Referred Journal Papers

  • J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, The Design and Implementation of an Energy-Smart Home in Korea, KIISE Journal of Computing Science and Engineering, Accepted.
  • B. Jin, T. H. Thu, E. Baek, S. Sakong, J. Xiao, T. Mondal and M. J. Deen, Walking-Age Analyzer for Healthcare Applications, 2nd round revision, Transactions on Information Technology in BioMedicine.
  • J. Xiao, R. Boutaba, J. Li, Q. Zhu and J. W.-K. Hong, CODREX: A Market-Based Energy Management System for Smart Homes, submitted to IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid.
  • J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, Reconciling the Overlay and Underlay Tussle, ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking, Accepted.
  • E. Ibarrola, J. Xiao, F. Liberal and A. Ferro, Internet QoS Regulation in Future Networks: A User-Centric Approach, IEEE Communications Magazine, October 2011.
  • E. Ibarrola, F. Liberal, A. Ferro and J. Xiao, Quality of Service Management for ISP: A Model and Implementation Methodology Based on ITU-T Rec. E.802 Framework, IEEE Communications Magazine, Feburary 2010.
  • S. Waharte, J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, Efficient QoS Provisioning and Handoff Management in WLANs with Sensor Overlay, Annals of Telecommunications Special Issue, Spring 2008.
  • R. Ahmed, N. Limam, J. Xiao, Y. Iraqi and R. Boutaba, Resource and Service Discovery in Large-Scale Multi-Domain Networks, IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, Vol. 9, No. 4, pp. 1-30, Fourth Quarter, 2007. (IEEE 2008 Fred W. Ellersick Prize)
  • J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, Assessing Network Service Profitability: Modeling from Market Science Perspective, ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking, Vol. 15, No. 6, December 2007.
  • J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, QoS-Aware Service Composition and Adaptation in Autonomic Communication, IEEE Journal on selected areas in communication (JSAC), Special Issue on Autonomic Communication Systems, pp. 2344-2360, Vol. 23, No. 12, 2005.
  • R. Ahmed, R. Boutaba, F. Cuervo, Y. Iraqi, T. Li. N. Limam, J. Xiao and J. Ziembicki, Service naming in large-scale and multi-domain networks, IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials, Volume 7, No. 3, pp. 38-54, 2005.

Referred Conference Papers

  • J. Li, J. Xiao, H. N. M. Nguyen, J. W.-K. Hong and R. Boutaba, Energy Efficient Wi-Fi Bandwidth Estimation Method for Smart Devices, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, July 2013.
  • J. Li, J. Xiao, Q. Lin, Y. Han and T. T. Vinh, Design and Implementation of Smart Home Service, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, July 2013 (Poster Prize).
  • S.-Y. Jang, J. Xiao and M. J. Deen, Smart Living Diary, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, July 2013.
  • M. Chae, J. Xiao and M. J. Deen, Object and Person Tracking in Smart Home, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, July 2013.
  • S.-J. Kim and J. Xiao, Energy Management System for Smart Home, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, July 2013.
  • H.-R. Lee and J. Xiao, Smart Home Real-Time Environment Control System for Comfortable and Safe Home Life, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, July 2013.
  • Y. Qi, J. Xiao, M. J. Deen, Y.-J. Suh and C. Yu, An Energy-Efficient Solution for Medical Body Area Network Implementation in HAN, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, July 2013.
  • S. Kim, J. Xiao and M. J. Deen, Smart Sleep Environment in Smart Home, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, July 2013.
  • J. Li, J. Xiao, H.N.M. Nguyen, R. Boutaba and J. W.-K. Hong, BreezChirp: Energy Efficient Wi-Fi Bandwidth Estimator for Smartphones, Submitted to IEEE International Conference on Network of the Future (NoF'13).
  • E. Ibarrola, E. Saiz, L. Zabala, L. Cristobo and J. Xiao, QoXphere: A New QoS Framework for Future Networks, ITU Kaleidoscope conference, April 2013.
  • J. Li, J. Xiao, H.N.M. Nguyen, R. Boutaba and J. W.-K. Hong, Energy-Efficient Wi-Fi Bandwidth Tool, IFIP Asia-Pacific Network Operations Management Symposium (APNOMS), April 2013.
  • J. Xiao, J. Li, R. Boutaba and J. W.-K. Hong, Comfort-Aware Home Energy Management under Market-Based Demand-Response, IEEE/ACM Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM), October 2012.
  • J. Li, J. Xiao, J. W.-K. Hong and R. Boutaba, Application-Centric Wi-Fi Energy Management on Smartphone, IFIP Asia-Pacific Network Operations Management Symposium (APNOMS), September 2012.
  • Y. Huang, J. Xiao, J. W.-K. Hong, A. Mehaoua and R. Boutaba, Event-Based Estimation of User Experience for Network Video Streaming, IFIP Asia-Pacific Network Operations Management Symposium (APNOMS), September 2012.
  • J. Hyun, J. Xiao and J. W.-K. Hong, Frame Sequencing and Realignment for Video Quality Management in H.264/AVC, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, June 2012.
  • Y. Huang, J. Xiao, J. W.-K. Hong, A. Mehaoua and R. Boutaba, An Event-based Approach to Correlate Video Quality Metrics to User Experience, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, June 2012.
  • J. Li, J. Xiao, J. W.-K. Hong and R. Boutaba, Energy Efficient Wi-Fi Management for Smart Devices, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, June 2012. (Best Poster Prize)
  • J. Kwon, D. Ho, J. Park, J. Xiao and J. Deen, Noise Signature Based Energy Management, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, June 2012. (Best Poster Prize)
  • H. Park, S. Bae, H. D. Pham, J.-S. Lee and J. Xiao, The Design of a U-Living Integrated Service for Smart Home, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering, Poster Session, June 2012.
  • J. Li, J. Xiao and J. W-K. Hong, A Study on Automated Application-Aware Battery Management Methodology for Smartphone, Korean Network and Service Operations Symposium (KNOMS), May 2012.
  • A. Kwon, J. Xiao, S. Seo, J. W-K. Hong and R. Boutaba, The Impact of Network Performance on Perceived Video Quality and User Experience in H.264/AVC, IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), mini-conference, April 2012.
  • Q. Zhang, E. G├╝rses, R. Boutaba and J. Xiao, Dynamic Resource Allocation for Spot Markets in Clouds, USENIX conference on Hot topics in management of internet, cloud, and enterprise networks and services (Hot-ICE), March 2011.
  • J. Li, J-Y. Chung, J. Xiao, R. Boutaba and J. W-K Hong, On the Design and Implementation of a Home Energy Management System, IEEE Symposium on Wireless and Pervasive Computing (ISWPC), February 2011.
  • E. Ibarrola, J. Xiao, F. Liberal and A. Ferror, A User-Centric Approach to QoS Regulation in Future Networks, ITU Kaleidoscope 2010, December 2010. (ITU Kaleidoscope 2010 Best Paper)
  • J. Xiao, J.-Y. Chung, J. Li, R. Boutaba and J. W.-K. Hong, Near-Optimal Demand-Side Energy Management Under Real-Time Demand-Response Pricing, IEEE International Conference on Network and Service Management (CNSM), mini-conference, October 2010.
  • J. Xiao, J-Y. Chung, J. Li, R. Boutaba and J. W-K. Hong, Optimal Demand-Side Energy Management under Real-time Demand-Response Pricing, International Symposium on IT Convergence Engineering (ISITCE), poster session, August 2010. (Best Poster Award)
  • Q. Zhang, J. Xiao, E. Gurses, R. Boutaba and M. Karsten, Dynamic Service Placement in Shared Service Hosting Infrastructures, IFIP/IEEE Networking, May 2010.
  • F. Zaheer, J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, Multi-provider Service Negotiation and Contracting in Network Virtualization, IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), April 2010.
  • E. Ibarrola, J. Xiao, F. Liberal and A. Ferror, Quality of Service Management for ISP: A Model and Implementation Methodology based on ITU-T Rec. 802 Framework, ITU Kaleidoscope 2009, August 2009. (ITU Kaleidoscope 2009 Winner)
  • E. Gurses, J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, Service Engineering for Inter-Domain Overlay Networks, IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), June 2009.
  • R. Boutaba, J. Xiao and I. Aib, CyberPlanner: A Comprehensive Toolkit for Network Service Providers, IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), April 2008.
  • J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, QoS Aware Service Composition in Large Scale Multi-Domain Networks, IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM), May 2005.
  • R. Ahmed, R. Boutaba, F. Cuervo, Y. Iraqi, T. Li, N. Limam, J. Xiao, and J. Ziembicki, Service Discovery Protocols A Comparative Study, IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM) Application Sessions, 2005.
  • R. Ahmed, R. Boutaba, F. Cuervo, Y. Iraqi, T. Li, N. Limam, J. Xiao, and J. Ziembicki, Service/Resource Naming a Comparative Study, IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM) Application Sessions, 2005.
  • S. Waharte, J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, Overlay Wireless Sensor Networks for Application-Adaptive Scheduling in WLAN, IEEE International Conference on High Speed Networks and Multimedia Communications (HSNMC), June 2004.
  • J. Xiao and R. Boutaba, Customer-Centric Network Upgrade Strategy: Maximizing Investment Benefits for Enhanced Service Quality, IEEE/IFIP Network Operations and Management Symposium (NOMS), 2004.
  • R. Boutaba and J. Xiao, Network Management: State of the Art, IFIP World Computer Congress (WCC) TC6 Stream on Communication Systems: The State of the Art, pp. 127-146, 2002.

Book Chapters

  • R. Boutaba and J. Xiao, Network and Service Management, in Handbook of Enterprise Integration, Taylor & Francis LLC, 2009.
  • R. Boutaba, J. Xiao and Q. Zhang, Knowledge and Self-Stabilization in Autonomic Networks, in Autonomic Computing and Networking, Springer 2009.
  • R. Boutaba and J. Xiao, Self-Managing Networks, in Cognitive Networks: Towards Self-Aware Networks, J. Wiley Publishing, Fall 2007.
  • R. Boutaba and J. Xiao, Telecommunication Network Management, in Encyclopedia on Life Support Systems, Summer 2007.

Recent Awards

2013 Best Poster Prize (Autonomics), International IT Convergence Engineering Symposium
2012 Best Poster Prize (Autonomics), International IT Convergence Engineering Symposium
2012 Best Poster Prize (Devices), International IT Convergence Engineering Symposium
2011-2012 BK-21 Postdoc Fellowship
2010 ITU-T Kaleidoscope Best Paper
2010 Best Poster Prize, International IT Convergence Engineering Symposium
2009 ITU-T Kaleidoscope Paper Prize
2008 IEEE Fred W. Ellersick Paper Prize