Xiaofeng Gao

Chinese name

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Shanghai JiaoTong University

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Professor, Ph.D.

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Shanghai Jiao Tong University

Office: SEIEE 3-543
800 Dongchuan Road, Minhang District
Shanghai 200240, P.R. China

Email: gao-xf@cs.sjtu.edu.cn
Phone: 86-21-34207407

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I am looking for self-motivated Master and PhD students who are strongly committed to research. If you are interested in Wireless Network or Data Engineering, feel free to send me your CV.

Recent Publications (Full Publication List)

Xiaofeng Gao, Junwei Lu, Haotian Wang, Fan Wu, Guihai Chen, Algorithm Design and Analysis for Wireless Relay Network Deployment Problem, to appear on IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), 2018. (Accepted 09/18/2018)

Xiaofeng Gao, Jiahao Fan, Fan Wu, Guihai Chen, Approximation Algorithms for Sweep Coverage Problem with Multiple Mobile Sensors, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (TON), Volume 26, Issue 02, Pages 990-1003, April, 2018.

Xiaofeng Gao, Zhiyin Chen, Fan Wu, Guihai Chen, Energy Efficient Algorithms for k-Sink Minimum Movement Target Coverage Problem in Wireless Sensor Network, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (TON), Volume 25, Issue 6, pp.3616 - 3627, 2017.

Xiaofeng Gao, Xudong Zhu, Jun Li, Fan Wu, Guihai Chen, Ding-Zhu Du, Shaojie Tang, A Novel Approximation for Multi-Hop Connected Clustering Problem in Wireless Networks, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (TON), Volume 25, Issue 4, pp.2223-2234, August 2017.

Xiaofeng Gao, Linghe Kong, Weichen Li, Wanchao Liang, Yuxiang Chen, Guihai Chen, Traffic Load Balancing Schemes for Devolved Controllers in Mega Data Centers, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), Vol.28, Issue 2, pp.572-585, February 2017.


  • Doctor of Science in Computer Science, The University of Texas at Dallas, USA
  • Master of Science in Operations Research and Control Theory, Tsinghua University, P.R.China
  • Bachelor of Science in Computational Mathematics, Nankai University, P.R.China

Research Interest

My research interests are in Data Engineering, Database Management, Wireless Network, and Optimization Algorithms. In particular, my research includes indexing and query processing for different types of databases, optimization and application of Information System, and design and analysis of optimization algorithms.