Journal Papers

  • N. Abbas, Y. Zhang, A. Taherkordi, and T. Skeie, "Mobile Edge Computing: A Survey", accepted by IEEE Internet of Things Journal. [PDF]
  • C. Zhu, L. Shu, V. Leung, S. Guo, Y. Zhang and L. Yang, "Secure Multimedia Big Data in Trust-Assisted Sensor-Cloud for Smart City", IEEE Communications Magazine, accepted
  • Z. Zhou, C. Gao, C. Xu, Y. Zhang, S. Mumtaz, and J. Rodriquez, "Social Big Data based Content Dissemination in Internet of Vehicles ", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics. [PDF]
  • K. Wang, C. Xu, Y. Zhang, S. Guo, and A. Zomaya, "Robust Big Data Analytics for Electricity Price Forecasting in the Smart Grid", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Big Data. [PDF]
  • K. Zhang, Y. Mao, S. Leng, S. Maharjan, A. Vinel, and Y. Zhang, "Contract-theoretic Approach for Delay Constrained Offloading in Vehicular Edge Computing Networks", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), accepted
  • J. He, J. Wei, K. Chen, Z. Tang, Y. Zhou and Y. Zhang, "Multi-tier Fog Computing with Large-scale IoT Data Analytics for Smart Cities", accepted by IEEE Internet of Things Journal. [PDF]
  • Z. Zhou, J. Gong, Y. He and Y. Zhang, "Software Defined Machine-to-Machine Communication for Smart Energy Management", IEEE Communications Magazine, accepted
  • M. Du, K. Wang, X. Liu, S. Guo and Y. Zhang, "A Differential Privacy-based Query Model for Sustainable Fog Data Centers", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Computing. [PDF]
  • B. Li, Z. Fei, Z. Chu and Y. Zhang, "Secure Transmission for Heterogenous Cellular Networks With Wireless Power Transfer", accepted by IEEE Systems Journal. [PDF]
  • X. Huang, R. Yu, J. Kang, Y. He, and Y. Zhang, "Exploring Mobile Edge Computing for 5G Enabled Software Defined Vehicular Networks", IEEE Wireless Communications, accepted
  • J. Kang, R. Yu, X. Huang, S. Maharjan, Y. Zhang, and E. Hossain, "Enabling Localized Peer-to-Peer Electricity Trading Among Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicles Using Consortium Blockchains", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics. [PDF]
  • J. Shen, D. Liu, Q. Liu, X. Sun, and Y. Zhang, "Secure Authentication in Cloud Big Data with Hierarchical Attribute Authorization Structure", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Big Data. [PDF]
  • X. Guan, Y. Huang, M. Chen, H. Wu, T. Ohtsuki, and Y. Zhang, "Exploiting Interference for Capacity Improvement in Software-Defined Vehicular Networks", IEEE Access, vol.5, pp. 10662 - 10673, June 2017. (DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2711003) [PDF]
  • C. Zhu, H. Zhou, V. Leung, K. Wang, Y. Zhang, and L. Yang, "Toward Big Data in Green City", IEEE Communications Magazine, accepted
  • X. Zhang, Y. Li, Y. Zhang, J. Zhang, H. Li, S. Wang and D. Wang, "Information Caching Strategy for Cyber Social Computing Based Wireless Networks", IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, vol.5, no.3, pp.391-402, April 2017. [PDF]
  • X. Huang, R. Yu, J. Kang, Y. Gao, S. Maharjan, S. Gjessing, and Y. Zhang, "Software Defined Energy Harvesting Networking for 5G Green Communications", IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, vol.24, no.4, pp.38-45, Aug.2017. [PDF]
  • D. Zhang, Z. Zhou, C. Xu, Y. Zhang, J. Rodriguez, and T. Sato, "Capacity Analysis of Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access with mmWave Massive MIMO Systems", IEEE Journal of Selected Areas in Communications, vol.35, no.7, pp. 1606 - 1618, July 2017 [PDF]
  • S. Wang, X. Zhang, Y. Zhang, L. Wang, J. Yang, and W. Wang, "A Survey on Mobile Edge Networks: Convergence of Computing, Caching and Communications", IEEE Access, vol.5, pp.6757-6779, 2017. (DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2017.2685434) [PDF]
  • K. Zhang, Y. Mao, S. Leng, Y. He, and Y. Zhang, "Mobile Edge Computing for Vehicular Networks: A Promising Network Paradigm with Predictive Offloading", IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, vol. 12, no.2, pp.36-44, June 2017 [PDF]
  • C. Wu, T. Yoshinaga, Y. Ji, T. Murase, and Y. Zhang, "A Reinforcement Learning-based Data Storage Scheme for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.66, no.7, pp.6336-6348, July 2017. [PDF]
  • W. Zhong, R. Yu, S. Xie, Y. Zhang, and David Yau, "On Stability and Robustness of Demand Response in V2G Mobile Energy Networks", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid [PDF]
  • C. Zhu, V. Leung, K. Wang, L. Yang, and Y. Zhang,"Multi-Method Data Delivery for Green Sensor-Cloud", accepted by IEEE Communications Magazine
  • M. Zeng, S. Leng, Y. Zhang and J. He, "QoE-aware Power Management in Vehicle-to-Grid Networks: a Matching-theoretic Approach", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid [PDF]
  • K. Wang, Y. Wang, X. Hu, Y. Sun, D. Deng, A. Vinel, and Y. Zhang, "Wireless Big Data Computing in Smart Grid", IEEE Wireless Communications, vol.24, no.2, pp.58-64, April 2017. [PDF]
  • W. Zhong. R. Yu. S. Xie, Y. Zhang and D. Tsang, "Software Defined Networking for Flexible and Green Energy Internet", IEEE Communications Magazine, vol.54, no.12, pp.68-75, Dec.2016 [PDF]
  • K. Wang, M. Du, Y. Sun, A. Vinel, and Y. Zhang, "Attack Detection and Distributed Forensics in Machine-to-Machine Networks", IEEE Network Magazine, vol.30, no.6, pp.49-55, Nov/Dec. 2106 [PDF]
  • S. Maharjan, Y. Zhang, and S. Gjessing, "Optimal Incentive Design for Cloud-enabled Multimedia Crowdsourcing", IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, vol.18, no.12, pp.2470-2481, Dec. 2016 [PDF]
  • X. Zhang, Z. Yi, Z. Yan, G. Min, W. Wang, A. Elmokashfi, S. Maharjan, and Y. Zhang, "Social Computing for Mobile Big Data", IEEE Computer Magazine, vol.49,no.9, pp.86-90, September 2016. [PDF]
  • L. Jiang, H. Tian, J. Shen, S. Maharjan and Y. Zhang, "Quality of Protection in Cloud-Assisted Cognitive Machine-to-Machine Communications for Industrial Systems", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), vol.21, no.6, Dec. 2016 [PDF]
  • K. Zhang, Y. Mao, S. Leng, Q. Zhao, L. Li, X. Peng, L. Pan, S. Maharjan, and Y. Zhang, "Energy-efficient Offloading for Mobile Edge Computing in 5G Heterogenous Networks", IEEE Access, (DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2597169 ) [PDF]
  • D. Li, M. Zhou, P. Zeng, M. Yang, Y. Zhang and H. Yu, "Green and Reliable Software Defined Industrial Networks", IEEE Communications Magazine, vol.54, no.10, pp.30-27, Oct.2016. [PDF]
  • X. Huang, R. Yu, J. Kang, N. Wang, S. Maharjan, and Y. Zhang, "Software Defined Networking with Pseudonym Systems for Secure Vehicular Clouds", IEEE Access, vol.4, pp.3522-3534, 2016 (DOI: 0.1109/ACCESS.2016.2560902) [PDF]
  • Y. Liu, R. Yu, M. Pan, Y. Zhang, and S. Xie, "SD-MAC: Spectrum Database-Driven MAC Protocol for Cognitive Machine-to-Machine Networks ", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology [PDF]
  • H. Jiang, K. Wang, Y. Wang, M. Gao, and Y. Zhang, "Energy Big Data: A Survey", IEEE Access, vol.4, pp.3844-3861, August 2016 (DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2580581) [PDF]
  • L. Jiang, H. Tian, Z. Xing, K. Wang, K. Zhang, S. Maharjan, S. Gjessing, and Y. Zhang, "Social-aware Energy Harvesting Device to Device Communications in 5G Networks", IEEE Wireless Communications, vol.23, no.4, pp.20-27, August 2016 [PDF]
  • K. Zhang, Y. Mao, S. Leng, S. Maharjan, Y. Zhang, A. Vinel and M. Jonsson, "Incentive-driven Energy Trading in the Smart Grid", IEEE Access, vol.4, pp.1243-1257, April 2016 (DOI: 10.1109/ACCESS.2016.2543841). [PDF]
  • J. Kang, R. Yu, X. Huang, H. Bogucka, S. Gjessing and Y. Zhang, "Location Privacy Attack and Defense in Cloud-Enabled Internet of Vehicles", IEEE Wireless Communications, vol.23, no.5, pp.52-59, Oct. 2016 [PDF]
  • S. Xie, W. Zhong, K. Xie, R. Yu and Y. Zhang, "Fair Energy Scheduling for Vehicle-to-Grid Networks using Adaptive Dynamic Programming", IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, vol.27, no.8, pp.1697-1707, Aug.2016. [PDF]
  • R. Yu, J. Ding, X. Huang, M. Zhou, S. Gjessing, and Y. Zhang, "Optimal Resource Sharing in 5G-enabled Vehicular Networks: a Matrix Game Approach", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.65, no.10, pp.7844-7856, Oct.2016. (The paper has been the 8th (March 2016) most frequently accessed document from IEEEXplore for IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology) [PDF]
  • J. Zhang, X. Zhang, M. Imran, B. Evans, Y. Zhang and W. Wang, "Energy efficient hybrid satellite terrestrial 5G networks with software defined features", IEEE/KICS Journal of Communications and Networks, accepted
  • K. Wang, M. Du, D. Yang, C. Zhu, J. Shen and Y. Zhang, "Game Theory-based Active Defense for Intrusion Detection in Cyber-Physical Embedded Systems", ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems, vol.16, no.1, Oct.2016 [PDF]
  • K. Wang, Y. Shao, L. Shu, C. Zhu and Y. Zhang, "Mobile Big Data Fault-Tolerant Processing for eHealth Networks",IEEE Network Magazine, vol.30, no.1, pp.36-42, Jan/Feb.2016. (The paper has been the 2nd (February 2016), 17th (March 2016), 18th (April 2016) most frequently accessed document from IEEEXplore for IEEE Network) [PDF]
  • R. Yu, W. Zhong, S. Xie, C. Yuen, S. Gjessing and Y. Zhang, "Balancing Power Demand through EV Mobility in Vehicle-to-Grid Mobile Energy Networks", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, vol.12, no.1, pp.79-90, Feb.2016. [PDF]
  • R. Yu, X. Huang, J. Kang, J. Ding, S. Maharjan, S. Gjessing, and Y. Zhang, "Cooperative Resource Management in Cloud-enabled Vehicular Networks", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics, vol.62, no.12, pp. 7938-7951, Dec.2015 [PDF]
  • R. Yu, J. Ding, S. Maharjan, S. Gjessing, Y. Zhang, and D. Tsang, "Decentralized and Optimal Resource Cooperation in Geo-distributed Mobile Cloud Computing", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing (The paper has been the 19th (January 2016), the 26th (February 2016), the 23th (March 2016), the 23th (April 2016) most frequently accessed document from IEEEXplore for IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing) [PDF]
  • Y. Han, S. Jin, X. Li, H. Zhang, R. Yu and Y. Zhang, "Investigation of Transmission Schemes for Millimeter-Wave Massive MU-MIMO Systems", accepted by IEEE Systems Journal (The paper has been the 13th (among top 50) most frequently accessed document from IEEEXplore for IEEE Systems Journal in January 2016) [PDF]
  • J. Ding, R. Yu, Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing and D. Tsang, "Service Providers Competition and Cooperation in Cloud-based Software Defined Wireless Networks", IEEE Communications Magazine, vol.53, no.11, pp.134-140, Nov.2015 [PDF]
  • C. Shao, S. Leng, Y. Zhang, A. Vinel, and M. Jonsson, "Performance Analysis of Connectivity Probability and Connectivity-aware MAC Protocol Design for Platoon-based VANETs", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.64, no.12, pp.5596-5609, Dec.2015 [PDF]
  • Y. Liu, C. Yuen, R. Yu, Y. Zhang and S. Xie, "Queuing-Based Energy Consumption Management for Heterogeneous Residential Demands in Smart Grid", IEEE Transaction on Smart Grid, vol.7, no.3, pp.1650-1659, May 2016 [PDF]
  • S. Maharjan, Q. Zhu, Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing and T. Basar, "Demand Response Management in the Smart Grid in a Large Population Regime", IEEE Transaction on Smart Grid, vol.7, no.1, pp.189-199, Jan. 2016 (The paper has been the 7th (January 2016), the 13th (February 2016) most frequently accessed document from IEEEXplore for IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid) [PDF]
  • B. Fan, S. Leng, K. Yang, and Y. Zhang, "Optimal Storage Allocation on Throwboxes in Mobile Social Networks", Elsevier Computer Networks, vol.91, pp.90-100, Nov. 2015. [PDF]
  • X. Zhang, J Zhang, Y. Zhang, W. Wang, C-L. I, Z.Pan, G. Li, and Y. Chen, “Macro-assisted Data-only Carrier for 5G Green Cellular Systems,”  IEEE Communications Magazine, vol.53, no.5, pp.223-231, May 2015 [PDF]
  • X. Liu, P. Zhu, Y. Zhang and K. Chen, "A Collaborative Intrusion Detection Mechanism against False Data Injection Attack in Advanced Metering Infrastructure", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.6, no.5, pp.2435-2443, Sept.2015. [PDF]
  • R. Yu, W. Zhong, S. Xie, Y. Zhang and Y. Zhang, "QoS Differential Scheduling in Cognitive Radio Based Smart Grid Networks: An Adaptive Dynamic Programming Approach", IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, vol.27, no.2, pp.435-443, Feb. 2016 (The paper has been the 11th (January 2016) most frequently accessed document from IEEEXplore for IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems) [PDF]
  • J. Kang, R. Yu, S. Maharjan, Y. Zhang, X. Huang, S. Xie, H. Bogucka, and S. Gjessing, "Toward Secure Energy Harvesting Cooperative Networks", IEEE Communications Magazine, vol.53, no.8, pp.114-121, Aug.2015. [PDF]
  • R. Yu, J. Kang, X. Huang, S. Xie, Y. Zhang and S. Gjessing, "MixGroup: Accumulative Pseudonym Exchanging for Location Privacy Enhancement in Vehicular Social Networks", IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, vol.13, no.1, pp.93-105, Jan/Feb.2016 [PDF]
  • Y. Liu, Y. Zhang, R. Yu, and S. Xie, "Integrated Energy and Spectrum Harvesting for 5G Wireless Communications", IEEE Network Magazine, vol.29, no.3, pp.75-81, May/June 2015 (This paper was selected as one of the four IEEE Communications Society Tech Focus-5G feature articles.) (The paper has been the 2nd (December 2015), the 1st (January 2016), the 9th (February 2016), the 4th (March 2016), the 6th (April 2016), the 6th (May 2016) most frequently accessed document from IEEEXplore for IEEE Network) [PDF]
  • M. Khoshkholgh, Y. Zhang, K-C Chen, Kang G. Shin, and S. Gjessing, "Connectivity of Cognitive Device-to-Device Communications Underlying Cellular Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (IEEE JSAC), vol.33, no.1, pp.81-99, Jan. 2015 [PDF]
  • X. Zhang, Y. Zhang, Z. Yan, J. Xiang and W. Wang, "Performance Analysis of Cognitive Relay Networks Over Nakagami-m Fading Channels", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (IEEE JSAC), vol.33, no.5, pp.865-877, May 2015. [PDF]
  • C. Luo, G. Min, F. Yu, Y. Zhang, L. Yang, and V. Leung, "Joint Relay Scheduling, Channel Access, and Power Allocation for Green Cognitive Radio Communications", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (IEEE JSAC), vol.33, no.5, pp.922-932, April 2015 [PDF]
  • X. Zhang, R. Yu, Y. Zhang, Y. Gao, M. Im, L. Cuthbert, and W. Wang, "Energy-Efficient Multimedia Transmissions through Base Station Cooperation over Heterogeneous Cellular Networks Exploiting User Behavior", IEEE Wireless Communications, vol. 21, no.4, pp.54-61, August 2014 [PDF]
  • S. Maharjan, Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing and D. Tsang, "User-Centric Demand Response Management in the Smart Grid with Multiple Providers", accepted by IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing [PDF]
  • K. Zhao, W. Rao, Y. Zhang, P. Hui, and S. Tarkoma, "Towards Maximizing Timely Content Delivery in Delay Tolerant Networks", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol.14, no.4, pp.755-769, April 2015.[PDF]
  • J. Yang, S. Xie, X. Zhou, R. Yu, Y. Zhang, "A Semiblind Two-Way Training Method for Discriminatory Channel Estimation in MIMO Systems", IEEE Transactions on Communications, vol. 62, no.7, pp.2400-2410, July 2014 [PDF]
  • X. Zhang, Y. Zhang, R. Yu, W. Wang and M. Guizani, "Enhancing Spectral-Energy Efficiency for LTE-Advanced Heterogeneous Networks: A Users Social Pattern Perspective", IEEE Wireless Communications, vol. 21, no.2, pp.10-17, April 2014.  (The top 25 most frequently accessed articles of IEEE Wireless Communications in May and June 2014) [PDF]
  • H. Liu, H. Ning, Y. Zhang, Q. Xiong and L. Yang, "Role-dependent Privacy Preservation for Secure V2G Networks in the Smart Grid", IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security, vol.9, no.2, pp.208-220, Feb. 2014. [PDF]
  • B. Chai, J. Chen, Z. Yang and Y. Zhang, "Demand Response Management with Multiple Utility Companies: A Two-Level Game Approach", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.5, no.2, pp.722-731, March 2014. ("Highly Cited Paper" according to Essential Science Indicators (ESI) from Web of Science) [PDF]
  • D. He, S. Chan, Y. Zhang and H. Yang, "Lightweight and Confidential Data Discovery and Dissemination for Wireless Body Area Networks", IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics (previous IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in Biomedicine (TITB)), special issue on "Emerging Wireless Body Area Networks (WBANs) for Ubiquitous Healthcare", vol.18, no.2, pp.440-448, March 2014. [PDF]
  • X. Ge, T. Han, Y. Zhang, G. Mao, C. Wang, J. Zhang, B. Yang and S. Pan, "Spectrum and Energy Efficiency Evaluation of Two-Tier Femtocell Networks With Partially Open Channels", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.63, no.3, pp.1306-1319, March 2014. [PDF]
  • D. He, S. Chan, Y. Zhang, and M. Guizani, "An Enhanced Public Key Infrastructure to Secure Smart Grid Wireless Communication Networks", IEEE Network Magazine, vol. 28, no.1, pp.10-16, Jan/Feb. 2014. [PDF]
  • D. He, S. Chan and Y. Zhang, "How Effective are the Prevailing Attack-defense Models for Cyber Security Anyway?", IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol. 29, no.5, pp.14-21, Sept/Oct. 2014 [PDF]
  • G. Nan, Z. Mao, M. Li, Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing, H. Wang, and Mohsen Guizani, "Distributed Resource Allocation in Cloud-based Wireless Multimedia Social Networks", IEEE Network Magazine, July/August 2014 ( Featured Article of the IEEE Computer Society STC (Special Technical Community) on Social Networks in March 2016.) [PDF]
  • Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing, H. Liu, H. Ning, L. Yang, and M. Guizani, "Securing Vehicle-to-Grid Communications in the Smart Grid", IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, vol.20, no.6, pp.66-73, December 2013. [PDF]
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing, W. Xia and K. Yang, "Toward Cloud-based Vehicular Networks with Efficient Resource Management", IEEE Network Magazine, special issue on "Cloud-Assisted Mobile Computing and Pervasive Services", vol. 27, no.5, 2013  ("Highly Cited Paper" according to Essential Science Indicators (ESI) from Web of Science) [PDF]
  • Y. Liu, S. Xie, R. Yu, Y. Zhang, and C. Yuen, "An Efficient MAC Protocol with Selective Grouping and Cooperative Sensing in Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.62, no.8, Oct.2013 [PDF]
  • G. Nan, Z. Mao, M. Yu, M. Li, H. Wang, and Y. Zhang, "Stackelberg Game for Bandwidth Allocation in Cloud-based Wireless Live-streaming Social Networks", IEEE Systems Journal, vol.8, no.1, pp.256-267, March 2014. [PDF]
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang, Y. Liu, S. Gjessing and M. Guizani, "Securing Cognitive Radio Networks against Primary User Emulation Attacks", IEEE Network Magazine, special issue on "Security in Cognitive Radio Networks", vol.29, no.4, pp.68-74, July/August 2015 [PDF]
  • S. Maharjan, Q. Zhu, Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing, and T. Basar, "Dependable Demand Response Management in the Smart Grid: A Stackelberg Game Approach", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.4, no.1, pp.120-132, 2013. ("Highly Cited Paper" according to Essential Science Indicators (ESI) from Web of Science) [PDF]
  • H. Liu, H. Ning, Y. Zhang and M. Guizani, "Battery Status-aware Authentication Scheme for V2G Networks in Smart Grid", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.4, no.1, pp.99-110, 2013. [PDF]
  • N. Wang, Y. Zhang, J. Serrat, J. Gorricho, T. Guo, Z. Hu and P. Zhang, "A Two-Dimensional Architecture for End-to-End Resource Management in Virtual Network Environments", IEEE Network Magazine, special issue on "Wired and Wireless Network Virtualisation", vol.26, no.5, pp.8-14, Sept. 2012 [PDF]
  • E. Palomara, A. Alcaidea, A. Ribagordaa and Y. Zhang, "The Peer’s Dilemma: A general framework to examine cooperation in pure peer-to-peer systems", Elsevier Computer Networks, vol.56, no.17, pp.3756-3766, Nov.2012. [PDF]
  • H. Liu, H. Ning, Y. Zhang and L. Yang, "Aggregated-proofs Based Privacy-Preserving Authentication for V2G Networks in Smart Grid", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.3, no.4, pp.1722-1733, 2012. [PDF]
  • R. Deng, J. Chen, X. Cao, Y. Zhang, S. Maharjan, and S. Gjessing, "Sensing-Performance Tradeoff in Cognitive Radio enabled Smart Grid", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol.4, no.1, pp302-310, 2013. ("Highly Cited Paper" according to Essential Science Indicators (ESI) from Web of Science) [PDF]
  • H. Liu, H. Ning, Y. Zhang, D. He, Q. Xiong and L. Yang, "Grouping-proofs Based Authentication Protocol for Distributed RFID Systems", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 24, no.7, July 2013 [PDF]
  • D. He, C. Chen, S. Chan, Y. Zhang, J. Bu and M. Guizani, "Secure Service Provision in Smart Grid Communications", IEEE Communications Magazine, special issue on "Cyber Security for Smart Grid Communications", vol. 50, no.8, pp.53-61, Aug.2012. (The paper has been featured in the IEEE Communications Society Best Readings List in "Communications and Information Systems Security") [PDF]
  • D. He. C. Chen, S. Chan, J. Bu and Y. Zhang, "Security and Efficiency in Roaming Services for Wireless Networks: Challenges, Approaches and Prospects", IEEE Communications Magazine, vol.51, no.2, pp.142-150, Feb. 2013.  (The paper has been featured in the IEEE Communications Society Best Readings List in "Communications and Information Systems Security") [PDF]
  • Z. Mao, G. Nan, and Y. Zhang, "Game-theoretical Approaches in Wireless Multimedia Social Networks", IEEE MMTC (Multimedia Communications Technical Committee) E-Letter, 2012. (invited paper)
  • S. Huang, H. Chen, Y. Zhang, and H. Chen, "Sensing-Energy Tradeoff in Cognitive Radio Networks with Relays", IEEE Systems journal, vol.7, no.1, pp.68-76, 2013. [PDF]
  • Y. Zhang, R. Yu, M. Nekovee, Y. Liu, S. Xie, and S. Gjessing, "Cognitive Machine-to-Machine Communications: Visions and Potentials for the Smart Grid", IEEE Network Magazine, special issue on "Machine and Robotic Networking", vol.26, no.3, pp.6-13, May/June 2012. ("Highly Cited Paper" according to Essential Science Indicators (ESI) from Web of Science) [PDF]
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang, Y. Liu, S. Xie, L. Song and M. Guizani, "Secondary Users Cooperation in Cognitive Radio Networks: Balancing Sensing Accuracy and Efficiency", IEEE Wireless Communications, special issue on "User Cooperation in Wireless Networks", vol.19, no.2, pp.30-37, April 2012. [PDF]
  • C. Campolo, A. Molinaro, A. Vinel and Y. Zhang, "Modelling Prioritized Broadcasting in Multi-Channel Vehicular Networks",  IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.61, no.2, pp.687-701, Feb.2012 [PDF]
  • Q. Wang, S. Leng, H. Fu, and Y. Zhang, "An IEEE 802.11p-based Multi-channel MAC Scheme with Channel Coordination for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, vol.13, no.2, pp.449-458, 2012. [PDF]
  • R. Yu. Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing, Y. Chau, S. Xie, and M. Guizani, "Cognitive Radio based Hierarchical Communications Infrastructure for Smart Grid", IEEE Network Magazine, special issue on "Communication Infrastructures for Smart Grid", vol.25, no.5, pp.6-14, Sept./Oct. 2011. (WUN CogCom Best Paper Award) [PDF]
  • T. Jiang, H. Wang and Y. Zhang, "Modeling Channel Allocation for Multimedia Transmission over Infrastructure based Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Systems Journal, special issue on "Multimedia Communications Systems", vol.5, no.3, pp.417-426, Sept. 2011. [PDF]
  • Y. Xiao, Y. Zhang, M Nolen, H Deng, and J Zhang, "A Cross-layer Approach for Prioritized Frame Transmissions of MPEG-4 over the IEEE 802.11 and IEEE 802.11e Wireless Local Area Networks," IEEE Systems Journal, special issue on "Multimedia Communications Systems", vol.5, no.4, pp.474-485, Dec. 2011 [PDF]
  • X. Wang, Ted "Teakyoung" Kwon, Y. Choi, M. Chen, and Y. Zhang,"Characterizing the Gaming Traffic of World of Warcraft: From Game Scenarios to Network Access Technologies", IEEE Network Magazine, special issue on "Network Traffic Monitoring and Analysis", vol.26, no.1, pp.27-34, Jan. 2012 [PDF]
  • Y. Liu, S. Xie, Y. Zhang, R. Yu and V. Leung, "Energy-Efficient Spectrum Discovery for Cognitive Radio Green Networks", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), special issue on "Advances in Green Mobile Networks",  vol.17, no.1, pp.64-74, 2012 [PDF]
  • Y. Zhang, R. Yu, W. Yao, S. Xie, Y. Xiao and M. Guizani, "Home M2M Networks: Architectures, Standards, and QoS Improvement", IEEE Communications Magazine, special issue on "Recent Progress in Machine-to-Machine Communications", vol.49, no.4, pp.44-52, April 2011 ("Highly Cited Paper" according to Essential Science Indicators (ESI) from Web of Science) (The paper has been one of the top 100 documents accessed through IEEEXpore (April 2011, May 2011) ). [PDF]
  • L. Zhou, H. Wang, S. Lian, Y. Zhang, and A. Vasilakos, "Availability-aware multimedia scheduling in heterogeneous wireless networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.60, no.3, pp.1161-1170, March 2011.[PDF]
  • D. He, M. Ma, Y. Zhang, C. Chen, and J. Bu, "A strong user authentication scheme with smart cards for wireless communications", Elsevier Computer Communications, vol.34, no.3, pp.367-374, 2011. (This paper is ranked in "Most Cited Computer Communications Articles")
  • L. Zhou, Y. Zhang, K. Song, W. Jing and A. Vasilakos, "Distributed Media Services in P2P-based Vehicular Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.60, no.2, pp.692-703, Feb. 2011. ("Highly Cited Paper" according to Essential Science Indicators (ESI) from Web of Science) [PDF]
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang, G. Chen, C. Huang and R. Gao, "Energy-efficient and Reliability-driven Cooperative Communications in Cognitive Body Area Networks", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), special issue on "Wireless and Personal Communications", vol.16, no.6, pp.733-744, 2011
  • L. Zhou and Y. Zhang, "Multimedia Scheduling in Hybrid Networks: an Availability Perspective",  IEEE MMTC (Multimedia Communications Technical Committee) E-Letter, 2010. (Invited paper)
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang, L. Song and W. Yao, "Joint Optimization of Power, Packet Forwarding and Reliability in MIMO Wireless Sensor Networks", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), special issue on "Wireless and Personal Communications", vol.16, no.6, 2011
  • J. Xiang, Y. Zhang, T. Skeie, and L. Xie, "Downlink Spectrum Sharing for Cognitive Radio Femtocell Networks", IEEE Systems Journal, special issue on "Broadband Access Networks", vol.4, no.4, pp.524-534, Dec. 2010.
  • S. Xie, Y. Liu, Y. Zhang and R. Yu, "A Parallel Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 59, no.8, pp.4079-4092, Oct. 2010
  • J. Chen, Q. Yu, Y. Zhang, H. Chen and Y. Sun, "Feedback Based Clock Synchronization in Wireless Sensor Networks: A Control Theoretic Approach", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 59, no. 6, pp. 2963-2973, July 2010.
  • A. Olteanu, Y. Xiao, and Y. Zhang, "Optimization between AES Security and Performance for IEEE 802.15.3 WPAN," IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 8, no. 12, pp. 6030-6037, Dec. 2009
  • H. Guo, H. Hu, Y. Zhang and H. H. Chen, "On Stability Regions in Opportunistic Scheduled Packet Access Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.59, no.1, pp.295-306, Jan. 2010
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang, M. Huang and S. Xie, "Cross-Layer Optimized Call Admission Control in Cognitive Radio Networks", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), special issue on "Wireless Heterogeneous Networks and Next Generation Internet", vol.15, no.5, pp.610-626, 2010.
  • N. Xiong, Y. Zhang, L.T. Yang, S. Yeo, L. Shu and F. Yang, "A Fast Formation Flocking Scheme for a Group of Interactive Distributed Mobile Nodes in Autonomous Networks", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), special issue on "Advanced Mobile Applications and Intelligent Multimedia Systems for Ubi-Com", vol.15, no.4, pp.477-487, 2010.
  • Y. Xiao, H. Chen, X. Du, Y. Zhang, H.H. Chen and M. Guizani, "On Hierarchical Pipeline Paging and Multi-tier Overlaid Hierarchical Cellular Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 8, no.9, pp. 4406 - 4410, Sept. 2009
  • N. Xiong, A. Vasilakos, L.T. Yang, W. Pedrycz, Y. Zhang and Y. Li, "Resilient and Scalable Flocking Scheme in Autonomous Vehicular Networks", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), special issue on "Advances and Applications in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", 15(1): 126-136 (2010)
  • Y. Zhang, "Handoff Performance in Wireless Mobile Networks with Unreliable Fading Channel", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol.9, no.2, pp.188-200, Feb. 2010
  • S. Leng, H. Fu, Q. Wang and Y. Zhang, "Medium Access Control in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", Wiley Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing (WCMC), special issue on "Emerging Techniques for Wireless Vehicular Communications", vol.11, no.7, July 2011. (Invited Paper)
  • H. Guo, H. Hu, Y. Zhang and H. Chen, "Adaptive Space-Time Diversity Slotted ALOHA over 2*m MIMO Multi-Access Channels", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 58, no.7, pp. 3271 - 3282, Sept. 2009
  • Y. Zhang, Y. Xiao and V. Leung, "Energy Management Analysis and Enhancement in IEEE 802.16e WirelessMAN", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 58, no. 7, pp.3738 - 3752, Sept. 2009
  • S. Leng, Y. Zhang, H. Chen, J. Xiang and M. Guizani, "Power-fixed and Power-aware MAC Protocols for Multi-hop Wireless Networks with Large Interference Area", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 58, no.6, pp. 2966-2976, July 2009.
  • L. Zhang and Y. Zhang, "An Energy Efficient Cross Layer Protocol of Channel-Aware Geographic-Informed Forwarding in Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 58, no.6, pp. 3041-3052, July 2009.
  • X. Hong, C. Wang, H.H. Chen and Y. Zhang, "Secondary Spectrum Access Networks: Recent Developments on the Spatial Modeling", IEEE Vehicular Technology Magazine, vol. 4, no.2, pp.36 - 43, June 2009
  • L. Shu, Y. Zhang, Z. Zhou, M. Hauswirth, Z. Yu and G. Hynes, "Transmitting and Gathering Streaming Data in Wireless Multimedia Sensor Networks within Expected Network Lifetime", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), vol. 13, no. 3-4, pp. 306-322, Aug. 2008.
  • S. Leng, Y. Zhang, H. H. Chen, L. Zhang and K. Liu, "A Novel k-hop Compound Metric based Clustering Scheme for ad hoc Wireless Networks", IEEE Transaction on Wireless Communications, vol.8, no.1, pp.367-375, Jan. 2009.
  • Y. Zhang, H. Hu and H. H. Chen, "QoS differentiation for IEEE 802.16 WiMAX mesh networking", ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), special issue on "Advances in Wireless Mesh Networks", 13(1): 19-37, 2008
  • J. He, Y. Zhang, D. Kaleshi, A. Munro, and J. McGeehan, "Dynamic Spectrum Access in Heterogeneous Unlicensed Wireless Networks", Inderscience International Journal of Autonomous and Adaptive Communications Systems (IJAACS), vol.1, no. 1, pp.148-163, 2008 (Invited paper)
  • Y. Zhang, Y. Xiao and H. H. Chen, "Queueing Analysis for OFDM Subcarrier Allocation in Broadband Wireless Multiservice Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 7, no. 10, pp. 3951-3961, Oct. 2008
  • H. Hu, Y. Zhang and H. H. Chen, "An Effective QoS Differentiation Scheme for Wireless Mesh Networks”, IEEE Network, special  issue on Wireless Mesh Networks: Applications, Architectures and Protocols, vol.22, no.1, pp.66-73, Jan./Feb. 2008
  • Y. Zhang and M. Fujise, "Location Management Congestion Problem in Wireless Networks",  IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 56, no. 2, pp.942-954, Mar. 2007
  • Y. Zhang, M. Ma and M. Fujise, "Call Completion in Wireless Network Over Lossy Link", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 56, no. 2, pp.929-941, Mar. 2007
  • Y. Zhang and M. Fujise, "Performance Analysis of Wireless Networks over Rayleigh Fading Channel", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol. 55,  no. 5,  pp. 1621 - 1632, Sept. 2006
  • Y. Zhang and M. Fujise, "Energy Management in the IEEE 802.16e MAC", IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 10, no. 4, pp. 311-313, Apr. 2006
  • Y. Zhang and M. Fujise, "An Improvement for Authentication Protocol in Third-Generation Wireless Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol.5, no.9, pp. 2348 - 2352, Sept. 2006
  • Y. Zhang and B. Soong, "Performance of Mobile Networks with Wireless Channel Unreliability and Resource Insufficiency", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol. 5, no. 5, pp. 990-995, May 2006
  • Y. Zhang and M. Fujise, "Security Management in the Next Generation Wireless Networks", International Journal of Network Security (IJNS), vol.3, no.1, pp.1-7, July 2006 (Invited Paper)
  • S. Xiao, B. Wang, W. Shao and Y. Zhang, "Bandwidth-enhancing Ultralow-profile Compact Patch Antenna", IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation, vol. 53, no. 11, pp.3443-3447, Nov. 2005
  • Y. Zhang and B. Soong, "Handoff Dwell Time Distribution Effect on Mobile Network Performance", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, vol.54, no.4, pp.1500-1508, July. 2005
  • Y. Zhang and B. Soong, "The Effect of Unreliable Wireless Channel on the Call Performance in Mobile Network", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, vol.4, no.2, pp.653-661, Mar. 2005

  • Conference Papers

  • K. Zhang, Y. Mao, S. Leng, S. Maharjan, and Y. Zhang, “Optimal Delay Constrained Offloading for Vehicular Edge Computing Networks”, IEEE ICC 2017
  • G. Qiao, S. Leng, M. Zeng, and Y. Zhang, “Matching Game Approach for Charging Scheduling in Vehicle-to-Grid Networks”, IEEE ICC 2017
  • J. Kang, R. Yu, X. Huang, S. Maharjan and Y. Zhang, "On-demand Pseudonym Systems in Geo-distributed Mobile Cloud Computing", the 3rd IEEE International Conference on Cyber Security and Cloud Computing (IEEE CSCLOUD 2016).(Best Student Paper Award)
  • K. Zhang, Y. Mao, S. Leng, H. Bogucka, S. Gjessing, Y. Zhang, “Cooperation for Optimal Demand Response in Cognitive Radio Enabled Smart Grid”, IEEE ICC 2016
  • K. Zhang, Y. Mao, S. Leng, Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing, and D. Tsang, "Platoon-based Electric Vehicles Charging with Renewable Energy Supply: A Queuing Analytical Model", IEEE ICC 2016
  • G. Qiao, S. Leng, Y. Zhang, and L. Xu, "Joint Multi-RATs and Cloud-Service Matching Scheme in Wireless Heterogeneous Networks", IEEE ICC 2016
  • C. Wu, T. Yoshinaga, Y. Ji, T. Murase, and Y. Zhang, "Reinforcement Learning-based Data Storage Scheme in Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE ICC 2016
  • W. Zhong, R. Yu, Y. Zhang, Y. Gao and S. Gjessing, "Adaptive Rate Control in Smart Grid Heterogenous Communications Networks", the 15th IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology (CIT-2015), October 2015, UK. (Best Paper Award)
  • X. Huang, R. Yu, J. Kang, J. Ding, S. Maharjan, S. Gjessing and Y. Zhang, "Dynamic Resource Pricing and Scalable Cooperation for Mobile Cloud Computing", IEEE Scalcom 2015 (Best Paper Award)
  • R. Yu, X. Huang, J. Kang, C. Yuen, A. Vinel, M. Jonsson, S. Gjessing and Y. Zhang, "An Optimal Replenishment Strategy in Energy Harvesting Wireless Networks with A Mobile Charger", QSHINE 2015 (Best Paper Award)
  • P. Zhang, X. Zhang, Y. Zhang, Y. Gao, Z. Zhang and W. Wang, "Physical Layer Security in Cognitive Relay Networks with Multiple Antennas", IEEE ICC 2015
  • B. Fan. S. Leng, C. Shao, Y. Zhang and K. Yang, "Joint Optimization of Throwbox Deployment and Storage Allocation in Mobile Social Networks", IEEE ICC 2015
  • M. Zeng, S. Leng, S. Maharjan, Y. Zhang and S. Gjessing, "Group Bidding for Guaranteed Quality of Energy in V2G Smart Grid Networks", IEEE ICC 2015
  • C. Shao, S. Leng, B. Fan, Y. Zhang, A. Vinel and M. Jonsson, "Connectivity-aware Medium Access Control in Platoon-based Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE ICC 2015
  • M. Khoshkholgh, K. Navaie, K. Shin, C. Liu, Y. Zhang, V. Leung and S. Gjessing, "On the Impact of Delay Constraint on the Multicast Outage in Wireless Fading Environment", IEEE ICC 2015
  • W. Zhong, R. Yu, Y. Zhang, J. Kang, H. Zhang, and S. Xie, "Dynamic Demand Balance in Vehicle-to-Grid Mobile Energy Networks", IEEE ICC 2015
  • J. Yang, R. Yu, Y. Liu, S. Xie and Y. Zhang, "A Two-Stage Attacking Scheme for Low-Sparsity Unobservable False Data Injection in Smart Grid", IEEE ICC 2015
  • R. Yu, J. Ding, W. Zhong, Y. Zhang, S. Gjessing, A. Vinel and M. Jonsson, "Price-based Energy Control for V2G Networks in the Industrial Smart Grid", INISCOM 2015 (Best Paper Award)
  • X. Zhang, Y. Zhang, Z. Zhang, J. Xiang, and W. Wang, "Hybrid Spectrum Sharing in Cognitive Two-Way Relay Networks" WPMC 2014 (Best Paper Award)
  • C. Shao, S. Leng, Y. Zhang, A. Vinel and M. Jonsson, "Analysis of Connectivity Probability in Platoon-based Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", IWCMC 2014 (Best Paper Award)
  • H. Wu, R. Yu and Y. Zhang, "Exploiting Primary User Social Features for Reliability-Driven Routing in Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE ICC 2014
  • W. Zhong, R. Yu and Y. Zhang, "Fair Energy Scheduling in Vehicle-to-Grid Networks in the Smart Grid", IEEE ICC 2014
  • Y. Liu, R. Yu, M. Pan and Y. Zhang, "Adaptive Channel Access in Spectrum Database-Driven Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE ICC 2014
  • J. Yang, R. Yu, X. Zhou and Y. Zhang, "An Improved Two-Way Training for Discriminatory Channel Estimation via semiblind approach", IEEE ICC 2014
  • M. Darabi, B. Maham, and Y. Zhang, "Buffer-Aided Link Selection for Incremental Relaying Systems", IEEE ISCC 2014
  • E. Palomar, A. Alcaide, E. Molina and Y. Zhang, "Coalitional Games for the Management of Anonymous Access in Online Social Networks", Eleventh International Conference on Privacy, Security and Trust (PST 2013)
  • Y. Liu, J. Ma, J. Niu, Y. Zhang, and W. Wang, "Roadside Units Deployment for Content Downloading in Vehicular Networks", IEEE ICC 2013
  • M. Zheng, S. Leng and Y. Zhang, "Power Charging and Discharging Scheduling for V2G Networks in the Smart Grid", IEEE ICC workshop 2013
  • Y. Liu, Y. Zhang, R. Yu and S. Xie, "Asynchronous Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks", IWCMC 2012
  • C. Zhang, R. Yu and Y. Zhang, "Performance Analysis of Primary User Emulation Attack in Cognitive Radio Networks", IWCMC 2012
  • W. Rao, K. Zhao, Y. Zhang, P. Hui, and S. Tarkoma, "Maximizing Timely Content Advertising in Delay Tolerant Networks", IEEE SECON 2012
  • T. Jiang, H. Wang, Y. Zhang and M. Chen, "On-Demand Cognitive Radio Communications for Smart Grid", IEEE ICC 2012
  • L. Zhou, Y. Zhang, J. Rodrigues, B. Geller, J. Cui and B. Zheng, "Quality-Delay Tradeoff for Video Streaming over Mobile Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE ICC 2012
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang and Y. Chen, "Hybrid Spectrum Access in Cognitive Neighborhood Area Networks in the Smart Grid", IEEE WCNC 2012
  • C. Yang, Y. Fu, Y. Zhang, R. Yu and S. Xie, "Optimal Wideband Mixed Access Strategy Algorithm in Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE WCNC 2012
  • C. Shao, S. Leng, Y. Zhang and H. Fu, "A Multi-priority Supported p-persistent MAC Protocol for Vehicular Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE WCNC 2012
  • J. Jiang, G. Han, H. Xu, L. Shu and Y. Zhang, "A Two-hop Localization scheme with Radio Irregularity Model in Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE WCNC 2012
  • R. Deng, S. Maharjan, X. Cao, J. Chen, Y. Zhang and S. Gjessing, "Sensing-Delay Tradeoff for Communication in Cognitive Radio enabled Smart Grid", IEEE SmartGridComm 2011
  • S. Maharjan, Y. Zhang. C. Yuen and S. Gjessing, "Distributed Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Radio Networks with Fairness Consideration: Efficiency of Correlated Equilibrium", IEEE MASS 2011
  • L. Xie, P. E. Heegaard, Y. Zhang and J. Xiang, "Reliable Channel Selection and Routing for Real-time Services over Cognitive Radio Mesh Networks", QSHINE 2010 (invited paper)
  • S. Maharjan, C. Yuen, Y. Chew, Y. Zhang and S. Gjessing, "Distributed Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio Networks with Heterogeneous Traffic", CogART 2010 (invited paper)
  • J. Xiang, Y. Zhang and T. Skeie, "Admission and Power Control for Cognitive Radio Cellular Networks: A Multidimensional Knapsack Solution", CogART 2010 (invited paper)
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang, W. Yao and L. Song, "Spectrum-Aware Routing for Reliable End-to-End Communications in Cognitive Sensor Networks", IEEE GLOBECOM 2010
  • W. Cai, X. Wang, M. Chen and Y. Zhang, "MMOPRG Traffic Modeling and Analysis over WiFi and WiMax", IEEE GLOBECOM 2010
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang and R. Gao, "Mobile Device Aided Cooperative Transmission for Body Area Networks", BODYNETS 2010
  • S. Maharjan, J. Xiang, Y. Zhang and S. Gjessing, "Delay Reduction for Real Time Services in IEEE 802.22 Wireless Regional Area Network", IEEE PIMRC 2010
  • Y. Liu, R. Yu, Y. Zhang and S. Xie, "A Group-based Cooperative Medium Access Control Protocol for Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE IWQoS 2010
  • R. Yu, J. Chen, L. Song, Y. Zhang and J. Cai, "A Subspace Coding approach to MIMO Compound Broadcast Channel", ACM IWCMC 2010
  • J. He, Z. Tang, Y. Zhang and Z. Fan, "Investigation of a Cross-layer Link Adaptation Algorithm for IEEE 802.11n Networks", ACM IWCMC 2010
  • C. Zhu, Y. Chen, L. Wang, L. Shu and Y. Zhang, "SMAC-based Proportional Fairness Backoff Scheme in Wireless Sensor Networks", ACM IWCMC 2010
  • Y. Zhang, "Resource Sharing of Completely Closed Access in Femtocell Networks", IEEE WCNC 2010
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang, L. Song and W. Yao, "Joint Energy and Route Optimization in MIMO Wireless Sensor Networks", The Fifth International Wireless Internet Conference (WICON 2010) 
  • H. Pham, Y. Zhang, P. Engelstad, T. Skeie and F. Eliassen, "Energy Minimization Approach for Optimal Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Sensor-Aided Cognitive Radio Networks", The Fifth International Wireless Internet Conference (WICON 2010) 
  • M. Chen, S. Gonzlez, Y. Zhang and V. C.M. Leung, "Multi-Agent Itinerary Planning for Sensor Networks", The Sixth International ICST Conference on Heterogeneous Networking for Quality, Reliability, Security and Robustness (QSHINE 2009), (Invited paper)
  • J. Xiang, Y. Zhang, and T. Skeie, "Dynamic Spectrum Sharing in Cognitive Radio Femtocell Networks", the Fourth International Conference on Access Networks (ACCESSNETS 2009). (Invited paper)
  • K. Li, F. Wang, Y. Zhang, F. Zhang and X. Xue, "Distributed Joint Resource Allocation in Multi-Radio Multi-Channel Wireless Mesh Networks", IEEE GLOBECOM 2009
  • Q. Xin, F. Manne, Y. Zhang, J. Wang and Z. Zheng, "Almost Optimal Distributed M2M Multicasting in Wireless Mesh Networks", The Sixth IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (IEEE MASS 2009)
  • H. Pham, Y. Zhang, P. Engelstad, T. Skeie and F. Eliassen, "Optimal Cooperative Spectrum Sensing in Cognitive Sensor Networks", The International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2009),  June 21-24, 2009, Leipzig, Germany.
  • M. Huang, R. Yu and Y. Zhang, "Call Admission Control with Soft-QoS Based Spectrum Handoff in Cognitive Radio Networks", The International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2009),  June 21-24, 2009, Leipzig, Germany.
  • Y. Li, Y. Zhang, Y. Qi and H. Fan, "Coverage and Capacity in WiMAX and TD-SCDMA Evolution: a Comparative Study", The International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IWCMC 2009),  June 21-24, 2009, Leipzig, Germany.
  • L. Xie, J. Xiang, Y. Zhang and J. Zhang, "Joint Bandwidth Reservation and Admission Control in IEEE 802.16e based Networks", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC 2009, June 14-18, 2009, Dresden, Germany.
  • Q. Xin, Y. Zhang and J. Xiang, "Minimum-Latency Gossiping in Multi-hop Wireless Mesh Networks", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC 2009, June 14-18, 2009, Dresden, Germany.
  • Y. Zhang, "Spectrum Handoff in Cognitive Radio Networks: Opportunistic and Negotiated Situations", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC 2009, June 14-18, 2009, Dresden, Germany.
  • L. Song, Y. Zhang, R. Yu and W. Yao, "Cross-layer Optimized Routing for Wireless Sensor Networks Using Dynamic Programming", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC 2009, June 14-18, 2009, Dresden, Germany.
  • J. Xiang, Y. Zhang and T. Skeie, "Joint Admission and Power Control for Cognitive Radio Cellular Networks", Special Session on Cognitive Radio, IEEE International Conference on Communication Systems (IEEE ICCS 2008), Guangzhou, China, November 19-21, 2008. (Invited Paper)
  • H. Pham, J. Xiang, Y. Zhang and T. Skeie, "QoS-Aware Channel Selection in Cognitive Radio Networks: A Game-Theoretic Approach", the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (IEEE Globecom 2008), Nov. 30 - Dec. 3, 2008, New Orleans, USA.
  • W. Xu, J. Chen, Y. Zhang, Y. Xiao and Y. Sun, "Optimal Rate Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks with Guaranteed Lifetime", the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (IEEE Globecom 2008), Nov. 30 - Dec. 3, 2008, New Orleans, USA.
  • Q. Xin, Y. Zhang and J. Xiang, "Optimal Spectrum Scheduling in Cognitive Wireless Mesh Networks", the IEEE International Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing Conference (IEEE IWCMC 2008 ), August 6-8, 2008, Crete, Greece,
  • Y. Zhang, "Authentication Overhead in Wireless Networks", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC 2008, Beijing, China, May 2008
  • Y. Zhang, "Dynamic Spectrum Access in Cognitive Radio Wireless Networks", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC 2008, Beijing, China, May 2008
  • Y. Zhang, "Call Admission Control in OFDM Wireless Multimedia Networks", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC 2008, Beijing, China, May 2008
  • L. Zhang,  B. Soong,  Y. Zhang,  M. Ma and  Y. Guan, "An Analysis of k-Connectivity in Shadowing and Nakagami Fading Wireless Multi-Hop Networks", the IEEE 67th Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2008-Spring), 11–14 May 2008, Marina Bay, Singapore
  • Y. Zhang,  Laurence T. Yang,  J. Ma,  J. Zheng,  M. Zhou and  S. Xiao, "Quantitative Analysis of Location Management and  QoS in Wireless Mobile Networks", the IEEE 21st International Conference on Advanced Information Networking and Applications (AINA-07), Niagara Falls, Canada, May 21-23, 2007. (Best Paper Award)
  • Y. Zhang, "Handoff Probability in Wireless Networks over Rayleigh Fading Channel: a Cross-layer Approach", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC 2007, Glasgow, Scotland, June, 2007
  • R. Yu, Y. Zhang, Z. Sun and S. Mei, "Energy and QoS Aware Packet Forwarding in Wireless Sensor Networks", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC 2007, Glasgow, Scotland, June, 2007
  • Y. Zhang, "Performance Modeling of Energy Management Mechanism in IEEE 802.16e Mobile WiMAX",  IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), WCNC'2007, Hongkong, Mar. 2007
  • Y. Zhang, "Call Admission Control in Wireless Networks over Rayleigh Fading Channel", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), WCNC'2007, Hongkong, Mar. 2007
  • Y. Zhang, J. Zheng and W. Li, "A Simple and Effective QoS Differentiation Scheme in IEEE 802.16 WiMAX Mesh Networking", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), WCNC'2007, Hongkong, Mar. 2007
  • Y. Chen, C. Yuen, Y. Zhang and Z. Zhang, "Diversity Gains of Generalized Distributed Antenna Systems with Cooperative Users", IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC), WCNC'2007, Hongkong, Mar. 2007
  • M. Ma, J. Zheng, Y. Zhang and M. Fujise, "A Power-Controlled Rate-Adaptive MAC Protocol to Support Differentiated Service in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks", the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM), GLOBECOM'2006, US. Nov. 2006
  • Y. Zhang, M. Zhou, S. Xiao and M. Fujise, "A Study on Evaluating Authentication Traffics in the Next Generation Wireless Networks", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC’2006, Istanbul, Turkey, June, 2006
  • Y. Zhang, S. Xiao, M. Zhou and M. Fujise, "Resource Occupancy Time in Wireless Networks", the IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), ICC’2006, Istanbul, Turkey, June, 2006
  • Y. Zhang and B. Soong, "Take-back Schemes in Hierarchical Cellular System", the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM), GLOBECOM'2005, St. Louis, MO, US. Nov. 2005
  • Y. Zhang and M. Fujise, "Handoff Probability in Wireless Mobile Networks", IEEE International Conference on Communications, ICC'2005, Seoul, Korea. May 2005