Mr Wei Bao

B.Eng (BUPT China) M.A.Sc (UBC Canada) PhD (University of Toronto)
Lecturer in Systems and Security
School of Information Technologies

J12 - The School of Information Technologies
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 8627 4865

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Biographical details

Dr Wei Bao is a Lecturer in the School of Information Technologies at The University of Sydney and a member of the Centre for Distributed and High Performance Computing. His research interests cover the broad area of networked systems, with particular emphasis on computer networks, Internet of Things, mobile computing, and 5G systems.

Teaching and supervision

COMP5416: Advanced Network Technologies, 2016-S2, 2017-S2.
COMP9121: Design of Networks & Distributed Systems, 2016-S2, 2017-S2.

Current research students

Project title Research student
Optimized VNF (Virtual Network Function) Resource Management in Network Function Virtualization Environments Daewoong CHO

Current projects

Master Project

Resource scheduling in big data analytics system

Internet of Things boosted Smart Post-Sales

Network Traffic Analysis of King of Glory

Resource scheduling in big data analytics system
Internet of Things boosted Smart Post-Sales
Network Traffic Analysis of King of Glory

Awards and honours

2016: Best Paper Award of IEEE NCA 2016.

2016: Best-in-Session Presentation Award of IEEE INFOCOM 2016.

2015: Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Students Abroad.

2013: Best Paper Award of the 16th ACM MSWiM

2011 - 2015: Ontario Trillium Scholarship

International collaboration

    Selected grants

    2017

    • Integrating Internet of Things with Fog Computing for Spectrum and Energy Efficiency; Bao W; DVC Research/Bridging Support Grant.
    • Designing project-based cross-unit laboratory through cloud computing technologies towards collaborative, authentic and flexible learning; Yuan D, Xu D, Calvo R, Bao W, Zhou B; DVC Education/Large Educational Innovation Grant.

    Selected publications

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    Journals

    • Bao, W., Chen, H., Li, Y., Vucetic, B. (2017). Joint Rate Control and Power Allocation for Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access Systems [In Press]. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications. [More Information]
    • Lin, Y., Bao, W., Yu, W., Liang, B. (2015). Optimizing user association and spectrum allocation in HetNets: A utility perspective. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 33(6), 1025-1039. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Rate Maximization Through Structured Spectrum Allocation and User Association in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks. IEEE Transactions on Communications, 63(11), 4510-4524. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Stochastic analysis of uplink interference in two-tier femtocell networks: Open versus closed access. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 14(11), 6200-6215. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Stochastic geometric analysis of user mobility in heterogeneous wireless networks. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 33(10), 2212-2225. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Uplink Interference Analysis for Two-Tier Cellular Networks With Diverse Users Under Random Spatial Patterns. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 14(3), 1252-1265. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2013). Insensitivity of user distribution in multicell networks under general mobility and session patterns. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 12(12), 6244-6254. [More Information]

    Conferences

    • Zang, S., Bao, W., Yeoh, P., Chen, H., Lin, Z., Vucetic, B., Li, Y. (2017). Mobility Handover Optimization in Millimeter Wave Heterogeneous Network. 7th International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT2017), Piscataway: IEEE.
    • Muhammad, N., Chen, H., Bao, W., Li, Y., Vucetic, B. (2017). Multi-cell Coordination via Disjoint Clustering in Dense Millimeter Wave Cellular Networks. 2017 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2017), Piscataway: IEEE. [More Information]
    • Nan, Y., Li, W., Bao, W., Delicato, F., Pires, P., Zomaya, A. (2016). Cost-effective Processing for Delay-sensitive Applications in Cloud of Things Systems. The 15th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2016), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2016). Stochastic geometric analysis of handoffs in user-centric cooperative wireless networks. The 35th Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2016), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Valentin, S. (2015). Bitrate adaptation for mobile video streaming based on buffer and channel state. 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Piscataway, New Jersey, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Handoff Rate Analysis in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks with Poisson and Poisson Cluster Patterns. 16th ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (MobiHoc '15), New York: ACM. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Radio Resource Allocation in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks: A Spatial-Temporal Perspective. 2015 IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2015), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2014). Handoff rate analysis in heterogeneous cellular networks: a stochastic geometric approach. 17th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems, MSWiM 2014, New York: ACM. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2014). Near-optimal spectrum allocation in multi-tier cellular networks with random inelastic traffic. 2014 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Piscataway, USA: IEEE. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2014). Structured Spectrum Allocation and User Association in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks. 33rd IEEE Conference on Computer Communications, IEEE INFOCOM 2014, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2013). On the Insensitivity of User Distribution in Multicell Networks under General Mobility and Session Patterns. 32nd IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2013), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2013). Understanding the Benefits of Open Access in Femtocell Networks: Stochastic Geometric Analysis in the Uplink. 16th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (MSWiM 2013), New York: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2013). Uplink Interference Analysis for Two-tier Cellular Networks with Diverse Users under Random Spatial Patterns. 2013 IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC 2013), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Shah-Mansouri, V., Wong, V., Leung, V. (2012). TCP VON: Joint congestion control and online network coding for wireless networks. 2012 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM2012), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Hao, Y., Wang, T. (2011). XOR in Hexagram: On the Performance of Cooperative Network Coding in Polling-Based Wireless Networks. 2011 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC 2011, Piscataway, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]

    2017

    • Bao, W., Chen, H., Li, Y., Vucetic, B. (2017). Joint Rate Control and Power Allocation for Non-Orthogonal Multiple Access Systems [In Press]. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications. [More Information]
    • Zang, S., Bao, W., Yeoh, P., Chen, H., Lin, Z., Vucetic, B., Li, Y. (2017). Mobility Handover Optimization in Millimeter Wave Heterogeneous Network. 7th International Symposium on Communications and Information Technologies (ISCIT2017), Piscataway: IEEE.
    • Muhammad, N., Chen, H., Bao, W., Li, Y., Vucetic, B. (2017). Multi-cell Coordination via Disjoint Clustering in Dense Millimeter Wave Cellular Networks. 2017 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2017), Piscataway: IEEE. [More Information]

    2016

    • Nan, Y., Li, W., Bao, W., Delicato, F., Pires, P., Zomaya, A. (2016). Cost-effective Processing for Delay-sensitive Applications in Cloud of Things Systems. The 15th IEEE International Symposium on Network Computing and Applications (NCA 2016), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2016). Stochastic geometric analysis of handoffs in user-centric cooperative wireless networks. The 35th Annual IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM 2016), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]

    2015

    • Bao, W., Valentin, S. (2015). Bitrate adaptation for mobile video streaming based on buffer and channel state. 2015 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Piscataway, New Jersey, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Handoff Rate Analysis in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks with Poisson and Poisson Cluster Patterns. 16th ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (MobiHoc '15), New York: ACM. [More Information]
    • Lin, Y., Bao, W., Yu, W., Liang, B. (2015). Optimizing user association and spectrum allocation in HetNets: A utility perspective. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 33(6), 1025-1039. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Radio Resource Allocation in Heterogeneous Wireless Networks: A Spatial-Temporal Perspective. 2015 IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2015), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Rate Maximization Through Structured Spectrum Allocation and User Association in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks. IEEE Transactions on Communications, 63(11), 4510-4524. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Stochastic analysis of uplink interference in two-tier femtocell networks: Open versus closed access. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 14(11), 6200-6215. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Stochastic geometric analysis of user mobility in heterogeneous wireless networks. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 33(10), 2212-2225. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2015). Uplink Interference Analysis for Two-Tier Cellular Networks With Diverse Users Under Random Spatial Patterns. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 14(3), 1252-1265. [More Information]

    2014

    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2014). Handoff rate analysis in heterogeneous cellular networks: a stochastic geometric approach. 17th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems, MSWiM 2014, New York: ACM. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2014). Near-optimal spectrum allocation in multi-tier cellular networks with random inelastic traffic. 2014 IEEE International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, and Signal Processing (ICASSP), Piscataway, USA: IEEE. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2014). Structured Spectrum Allocation and User Association in Heterogeneous Cellular Networks. 33rd IEEE Conference on Computer Communications, IEEE INFOCOM 2014, United States: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]

    2013

    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2013). Insensitivity of user distribution in multicell networks under general mobility and session patterns. IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 12(12), 6244-6254. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2013). On the Insensitivity of User Distribution in Multicell Networks under General Mobility and Session Patterns. 32nd IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE INFOCOM 2013), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2013). Understanding the Benefits of Open Access in Femtocell Networks: Stochastic Geometric Analysis in the Uplink. 16th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis and Simulation of Wireless and Mobile Systems (MSWiM 2013), New York: Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). [More Information]
    • Bao, W., Liang, B. (2013). Uplink Interference Analysis for Two-tier Cellular Networks with Diverse Users under Random Spatial Patterns. 2013 IEEE/CIC International Conference on Communications in China (ICCC 2013), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]

    2012

    • Bao, W., Shah-Mansouri, V., Wong, V., Leung, V. (2012). TCP VON: Joint congestion control and online network coding for wireless networks. 2012 IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM2012), Piscataway: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]

    2011

    • Bao, W., Hao, Y., Wang, T. (2011). XOR in Hexagram: On the Performance of Cooperative Network Coding in Polling-Based Wireless Networks. 2011 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference, WCNC 2011, Piscataway, USA: (IEEE) Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. [More Information]

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