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Yang Xu

I am a Professor in the School of Computer Science at Fudan University.


Me in a Nutshell

I am looking for self-motivated students to work with me at Fudan University. Postdoc positions are also available. Please send me an email with you CV if you are interested in joining my group.

I am the Yaoshihua Chair Professor with the School of Computer Science at Fudan University.

My research interests include software-defined networks, data center networks, distributed machine learning, edge computing, network function virtualization, and network security. I have published more than 120 journal and conference papers and holds more than 10 U.S. and international granted patents on various aspects of networking and computing. I served as a TPC member for many international conferences, as an Editor for the Journal of Network and Computer Applications (Elsevier), and as a Guest Editor for the IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications–Special Series on Network Softwarization & Enablers and Wiley Security and Communication Networks Journal–Special Issue on Network Security and Management in SDN. I received the Best Paper Award from ACM CoNEXT 2022.

Prior to joining Fudan University, I was a Research Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, New York University Tandon School of Engineering.