Faculty Profile for Dr. Xiao Chen

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Dr. Xiao Chen
Associate Professor — Computer Science
phone: (512) 245-3873

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Chen, X. (2023). Building Mobile Edge Infrastructure in an Uncertain Environment.
  • Brozdzik, S., Paulson, M., & Chen, X. (2023). Probabilistic Task Assignment in Edge Computing.
  • Chen, X. (2022). Job Scheduling on Edge and Cloud Servers. In IEEE International Conference on High Performance and Smart Computing.
  • Burtchell, B., Finch, M., & Chen, X. (2022). Self-Driving Vehicle Data Scheduling in Edge-Clouds. In IEEE MASS REUNS.
  • Samore, G., Bates, J., & Chen, X. (2021). Improving Satisfaction in Crowdsourcing Platforms. In IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Data and Security.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: IEEE International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing Best Paper Award, IEEE Computer Society. August 1, 2019 - August 3, 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Silver contribution award, IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications. February 17, 2020 - February 20, 2020
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Faculty development leave with one year payment. September 2013 - August 2014
  • Award / Honor Recipient: College of Science Runner-up for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activities. 2006
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Faculty development leave. August 2006 - December 2006

Selected Grants

  • Metsis, Vangelis (Principal), Guirguis, Mina (Co-Principal), Chen, Xiao (Supporting). Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Smart & Connected Communities, NSF, $379812. (Funded: May 15, 2019 - April 30, 2022). Grant.
  • Lu, Yijuan (Principal), Ngu, Anne H. (Co-Principal), Gao, Ju (Co-Principal), Chen, Xiao (Co-Principal), Qasem, Apan Muhammad (Co-Principal). II-NEW: Shared High Performance Data Center, NSF CISE CRI Program, Federal, $375756. (Funded: 2013 - 2019). Grant.
  • Yang, Kecheng (Principal), Ngu, Hee Hiong (Co-Principal), Chen, Xiao (Supporting), Islam, Tanzima Z (Supporting), Metsis, Vangelis (Supporting), Hou, Tao (Supporting), Rathore, Heena (Supporting), Wang, Lu (Supporting), Queiroz de Farias, Mylene Christine (Supporting), Qasem, Apan Muhammad (Supporting). REU Site: Research Experiences for Undergraduates in Edge Computing, National Science Foundation (NSF), Federal, $389995. (Submitted: August 2021, Funded: March 1, 2022 - February 28, 2025). Grant.
  • Chen, Xiao (Principal). Travel grant for attending the CRA-W career mentoring workshops, NSF and CRA, Federal. (Funded: 2016). Grant.
  • Chen, Xiao (Principal). NSF/IEEE-TCPP Curriculum Initiative on Parallel and Distributed Computing (G) Early Adopter Award, NSF, Federal, $2000. (Funded: 2015 - 2016). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

comprehensive examination committee
library committee
personnel committee
Board Member
Chinese American Semiconductor Professional Association Austin Chapter
graduate committee