Xiaofeng Gao

Chinese name

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Shanghai JiaoTong University

Project Participations

  1. Reliable Spatial-Temporal Coverage with Minimum Cost in Wireless Sensor Network Deployments. CCF-0829993, Starting time: 8/27/2008
  2. Throughput Optimization in Wireless Mesh Network. CNS- 0831579, starting time: 8/27/2008
  3. Optimization Problems in Next Generation Networks. CCF- 0750992 starting time: 05/22/2008
  4. Greedy Approximations with Nonsubmodular Potential Functions. CCF- 0728851, starting time: 09/11/2007
  5. A Protocol Library for Key Establishment in Sensor Networks. CCF- 0627233, starting time: 02/06/2007
  6. Development of Effective Gene Selection Algorithms for Microarray Data Analysis.CCF- 0621829, starting time: 09/27/2006, Participating time: 08/16/2007
  7. Studies in Optimizations with Applications. CCF- 0514796, starting time: 07/272005, Participating time: 08/16/2007

Honors and Awards

Academic Awards

  • 2012 Best Paper Award, the 11th International Conference on Information and Management Sciences (Rank 1st).
  • 2011 Young Scholar Award, Operations Research Society of China, Beijing, PRC.
  • 2011 Xinjiang Provincial Natural Science Award for Outstanding Academic Paper (Second Prize, with Dr. Z. Zhang)
  • 2009 Travel Expense Award, DIMACS/DyDAn Workshop: Approximation Algorithms in Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networks, DIMACS Center, CoRE Building, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, April 22 ~ 24, 2009
  • 2004 Excellent Bachelor’s Thesis of Nankai Univ., 50/nearly 3000
  • 2003 Award of Excellent Student majoring in Science & Technology, Tianjin. (A Province award, 10/nearly 34000)


  • 2006-2010 Graduate Studies Scholarship (GSS), Univ. of Texas at Dallas
  • 2009-2010 Research Assistantship, Univ. of Texas at Dallas
  • 2006-2008 Teaching Assistantship, Univ. of Texas at Dallas
  • 2005 Guanghua Scholarship of Tsinghua University
  • 2004 Outstanding Scholarship of Nankai University (20/nearly 3000)
  • 2001-2003 Nankai University Scholarship