Curriculum Vitae of Dr. Zhisheng Niu

(As of December 2009)

 

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[Personal Record]

Name: Zhisheng Niu

Sex: Male

Date of Birth: July 6, 1964

Place of Birth: Hebei, China

Citizenship: Chinese

Contacting address:

Room 3-327, FIT Building

Department of Electronic Engineering

       Tsinghua University, Beijing 100084, China

       Tel: +86-10-62781423; 62773634b

       Fax: +86-10-62773634; 62795871

       Email: niuzhs@tsinghua.edu.cn

       URL: http://www.ee.tsinghua.edu.cn/~s94024/resume.php

[Education Background]

March 1992:      D.E. in Information Engineering

                 Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan

March 1989:      M.E. in Information Engineering

                 Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan

July 1985:      B.E. in Communication and Control

               Beijing Jiaotong University, China

[Working Experience]

11/99 -           Professor, Dept. of Electronic Engineering

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

12/94 – 11/99:     Associate Professor, Dept. of Electronic Engineering

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

04/94 – 12/94:     Lecture, Dept. of Electronic Engineering

Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

   04/92 – 03/94:     Researcher, Dept of Integrated Communication Networks

Fujitsu Laboratories Limited, Kawasaki, Japan

[Visiting Experience]

01/02 – 02/02:     Visiting Professor, Dept. of Electronic Engineering

Polytechnic University, New York, USA

01/01 – 02/01:     Visiting Professor, Venture Business Laboratory

Saga University, Saga, Japan

02/97 – 02/98:     Senior Researcher, Dept. of Network Systems

Hitachi Central Research Laboratory, Tokyo, Japan

   10/95 – 02/96:     Researcher, Dept. of Integrated Communication Networks

Communication Research Laboratory, Tokyo

Ministry of Posts and Telecommunications of Japan

[Adjunct Professorship]

2001 - 2004: Adjunct Professor, Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China

2000 - 2004: Adjunct Professor, Institute of Automation, Chinese Academy of Science

[Awards and Honors]

2009: Distinguished Young Scholar Award, Nature Science Foundation of China

2009: Best Paper Award, Asia-Pacific Conference on Communication (APCC2009)

2008: Award for Electronic Sci. & Tech. Advancement, Chinese Institute of Electronics

2007: Best Paper Award, Asia-Pacific Conference on Communication (APCC2007)

2007: Fellow, Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (IEICE), Japan

2002: Award for New Academics, Tsinghua University

2000: Excellent Teacher Award, Baogang Education Foundation

2000: Excellent Young Teacher Program, Ministry of Education of China by the research proposal “Broadband Wireless IP Technology”

1999: Best Paper Award (1st prize), 6th Chinese Youth Conference on Communication Technology, Chinese Institute of Communication (CIC), by the paper “POSTMAN: A Polling-based Multiple Access Control Mechanism for Wireless ATM Networks”, pp.174-178, May 1999 (in Chinese)

1999: Award for Teaching Excellence by Young Teachers, Tsinghua University

1995: Japanese Government Research Awards for Foreign Specialists, Science and Technology Agency (STA) of Japan by the research proposal “Researches on Wireless ATM Technology”

1995: Award for the Telecommunications Advancement Research Fellowship, Telecommunication Advancement Organization (TAO) of Japan by the research proposal “Researches on Wireless ATM Technology”;

1991: PAACS Friendship Award, Institute of Electronics, Information & Communication Engineers (IEICE) of Japan by the paper “Analysis of Overflow Traffic from Mixed Delay and Nondelay Systems”, Trans. of IEICE, vol.E73, no.9, pp.1503-1510, 1990.

[Current Academic Positions]

2004 –    : Deputy Dean, School of Information Sci. & Tech., Tsinghua University

   2010 – 2011: Director for Conference Publication, IEEE Communication Society

   2010 – 2011: Members of Strategy Planning Committee, Emerging Tech. Committee, and On-line Content Board, IEEE Communication Society

2009 – 2010: Membership Development Coordinator, IEEE Region 10

2009 – 2010: Councilor, IEICE, Japan

2007 - 2011: Council Member of Chinese Institute of Electronics

2008 – 2012: Vice Chair, Technical Committee for Information and Communication

Networks, Chinese Institute of Communication

2008 - 2009: Director, Asia-Pacific Region, IEEE Communication Society

2005 - 2009: Editor, International Journal of Wireless Networks (ACM)

2006 – 2010: Editor, Chinese Journal of Electronics

2007 – 2010: Associate Editor, Security and Communication Networks (John-Wiley)

2009:      Guest Editor, Special Issue on Advanced Information and Communication Technologies and Services, IEICE Transactions on Communications

2009:      Guest Editor, Special Issue on Wireless Access in Vehicular Environment (WAVE), EURASIP Journal on Wireless Commun. and Networking

2003-2007: Beijing Section Chair, IEICE, Japan

2003-    : Advisor, International Advisory Committee, National Institute of Information and Communication Technology (NICT), Japan

[Short Biography]

Zhisheng Niu graduated from Northern Jiaotong University, Beijing, China, in 1985, and got his M.E. and D.E. degrees from Toyohashi University of Technology, Toyohashi, Japan, in 1989 and 1992, respectively.  After spending two years at Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd., Kawasaki, Japan, he joined with Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, in 1994, where he is now a full professor at the Department of Electronic Engineering.  He received the PAACS Friendship Award from the Institute of Electronics, Information, and Communication Engineers (IEICE) of Japan in 1991, Best Paper Award (1st prize) from the 6th Chinese Youth Conference on Communication Technology in 1999, and Best Paper Award from the 14th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communication (APCC) in 2007.  His current research interests include teletraffic theory, mobile Internet, radio resource management of wireless networks, and cognitive and multiple radio networks.  Dr. Niu is a fellow and a councilor of the IEICE, a senior member of the IEEE, Director for Conference Publications of IEEE Communication Society, Membership Development Coordinator of IEEE Region 10, and council member of Chinese Institute of Electronics (CIE).

 

 

[Patents & Publications]

 

1.   Granted Patents:

 

[1] US Patent #5583860; Akinori Iwakawa, Zhisheng Niu, Shunji, Abe; Communication Network Independent Designing System and Managing Method. [12/10/1996]

[2] U.S. Patent #7289472; Yano Masashi, Deng Hui, Wang Lan, Niu Zhisheng; Handoff Method of Wireless Local Area Network (LAN). [10/30/2007]

   (Also granted as Chinese Patent # ZL03145739.8 [6/28/2006])

[3] U.S. Patent #6961327; Zhisheng Niu; TCP Aware Local Retransmission Scheme for Unreliable Transmission Network. [11/1/2005]

   (Also granted as Chinese Patent # ZL00123517.6 [5/4/2005])

[4] U.S. Patent #7069490; Zhisheng Niu, Jing Zhu; Method for Retransmission of Lost Packet in Fading Channels. [6/27/2006]

   (Also granted as Chinese Patent # ZL00130335.X [4/14/2004]

[5] European Patent #1395001; Onwuka E.N., Zhisheng Niu, Yano Masashi, Tanabe Shiro; Hierarchical Mobile Packet Communication Network and Method of Communication. [1/31/2007].

[6] Chinese Patent #ZL03145740.1; Nie Yaling, Masashi Yano, Masahiro Ojima, Niu Zhisheng; Seamless Handover Method for Mobile IPv6 Home Agent. [11/11/2009]

[7] Chinese Patent #ZL03145741.X; Hui Deng, Zhisheng Niu Kai Zhang, Shiro Tanabe, Xiaolong Huang; Mobile IPv6 Network Having Multiple Home. [4/18/2007]

 

2.   Peer-Reviewed Journal Papers

 

[1]     Yao Hua, Zhisheng Niu, “A modified p-persistent model for CSMA-based wireless networks with pseudo capture effects”, IEICE Trans. Commun., vol.E92-B, no.11, pp.3520-3523, Nov. 2009.

[2]     Qing Chen, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu: A Graph Theory based Opportunistic Link Scheduling for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks, IEEE Trans. on Wireless Commun., vol.8, no.10, pp.5075-5085, Oct.  2009.

[3]     Yanfeng Zhu, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, and Jing Zhu, “Leveraging Multi-AP Diversity for Transmission Resilience in Wireless Networks: Architecture and Performance Analysis”, IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol.8, no.10, pp.5030-5040, Oct. 2009.

[4]     Fan Zhu, Zhisheng Niu, “Delay Analysis for Sleep-Based Power Saving Mechanisms with Downlink and Uplink Traffic“, IEEE Commun. Letters, Vol.13, no.8, pp.615-617, Aug. 2009.

[5]     Yao Hua, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu: “A Cooperative MAC Protocol with Virtual-antenna Array Support in Multi-AP WLAN System”, IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol.8, no.9, pp. 4806-4814, Sep. 2009.

[6]     Yiqun Wu, Lin Zhang, Yihong Wu, Zhisheng Niu, “Motion-Indicated Interest Dissemination With Directional Antennas for Wireless Sensor Networks With Mobile Sinks”, IEEE Trans. Vehicular Tech., vol.58, No.2, pp.977-989, Feb. 2009.

[7]     Kai Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “Performance Analysis of Transmit Diversity in Multiuser Data Networks With Fading Correlation”, J. Commun.  Networks (JCN), vol.10. No.4, pp.444-450, Dec. 2008

[8]     Qing Chen, Zhisheng Niu, “Graph theory and opportunistic link scheduling in wireless ad hoc networks”, Tsinghua Science and Technology, vol. 48, no.10, pp.1578-1581, Oct. 2008 (in Chinese)

[9]     Zhisheng Niu, Long Long, Jian Song, Changyong Pan, “A New Paradigm for Mobile Multimedia Broadcasting based on Integrated Communication and Broadcast Networks”, IEEE Commun. Mag., vol.46, no.7, pp. 126-132, July 2008

[10] Jinri Huang and Zhisheng Niu, “Cross-Layer Proportional Fair Scheduling with Packet Length constraint in Multiuser OFDM Networks”, IEICE Trans. Commun., Vol.E91-B, No.6, pp.1932-1941, June 2008

[11] Yanfeng Zhu, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, and Jing Zhu, “On Optimal QoS-aware Physical Carrier Sensing: Theoretical Analysis and Protocol Design”, IEEE Trans. Wireless Commun., vol.7, no.4, pp. 1369-1378, April 2008

[12] Jinri Huang and Zhisheng Niu, “An Adaptive User and Subcarrier Allocation Algorithm for Grouped MC-CDMA Systems”, IEICE Trans. Commun., Vol.E91-B, pp.947-950, No.3, March 2008

[13] Yanfeng Zhu and Zhisheng Niu, “Distributed Fair Auto Rate Medium Access Control for IEEE 802.11 Based WLANs”, IEICE Trans. on Commun., Vol.E91-B, No.3, pp.854-861, Mar. 2008

[14] Qing Chen, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu: QoS-aware Cooperative and Opportunistic Scheduling Exploiting Multi-user Diversity for Rate Adaptive Ad Hoc Networks, IEEE Trans. on Vech. Tech., vol.57, no.2, pp.1113-1125, March 2008.

[15] Kai Zhang and Zhisheng Niu: “Adaptive Receive Antenna Selection for Orthogonal Space-Time Block Codes with Imperfect Channel Estimation”, IEICE Trans. on Commun., Vol. E90B, no.12, pp.3695-3698, Dec. 2007.

[16] Kai Zhang and Zhisheng Niu, “Interference Suppression for Block Diagonalization MIMO Downlink Systems over Time-Varying Channels”, IEICE Transactions on Communications, Vol. E90-B, No.12 , pp3687-3694, Dec. 2007

[17] Kai Zhang and Zhisheng Niu: “Adaptive Orthonormal Random Beamforming and Multi-beam Selection for Cellular Systems”, IEICE Trans on Commun., Vol.E90B, pp.2090-2096, Aug. 2007.

[18] Lei Li and Zhisheng Niu, “Radio Resource Allocation Algorithm for Combined Frequency and Spatial Multiple Access Scheme”, J. Tsinghua University, vol.47, no.4, 2007 (in Chinese)

[19] Zhisheng Niu and Lei Li“A spatial compatible user evaluation algorithm for SDM broadcast channels”, Tsinghua Science and Technologyvol.12, No.1, Feb.2007

[20] Qian Zhang, Qing Chen, Fan Yang, Xuemin(Sherman) Shen, Zhisheng Niu: “Cooperative and Opportunistic Transmission for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks”IEEE Network, vol.21, No.1pp.14-20Jan/Feb. 2007

[21] Lei Li and Zhisheng Niu, “A multi-dimensional radio resource scheduling scheme for MIMO-OFDM wireless systems”, J. Commun. & Networks, Vol.8, No.4, pp.401-409, Dec. 2006.

[22] Lan Wang and Zhisheng Niu, “Adaptive Power Control in Multi-cell OFDM Systems: A Noncooperative Game with Power Unit based Utility”, IEICE Trans. Commun., vol.E89-B, No.6, pp.1951-1954, June 2006.

[23] Lan Wang, Zhisheng Niu, Xiang Duan, “Outage Probability based Connection Admission Control Scheme for Multi-service CDMA Networks”, Tsinghua Science and Tecnology, vol.46, no.1, pp.26-33, 2006 (in Chinese).

[24] Kai Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “Joint transmit rate, power and antenna allocation for MIMO systems with multimedia traffic”, IEICE Trans. Commun. Vol.E89B, No.6, pp.1939-1942, June 2006

[25] Guowang Miao and Zhisheng Niu, “Profit oriented multichannel resource management of integrated communication and broadcast networks”, IEEE Trans. Broadcasting, vol.51, no.4, pp.530-537, Dec. 2005.

[26] Lan Wang and Zhisheng Niu, “An Efficient Rate and Power Allocation Algorithm for Multiuser OFDM Systems”, IEICE Trans. Commun., vol.E88-B, No.12, pp.4686-4689, Dec. 2005

[27] Qing Chen, Zhisheng Niu. “A Game-theoretical Power and Rate Control for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks with Step-up Price”, IEICE Trans. Commun, vol.E88-B, No.9, pp. 3515-3523, Sep. 2005.

[28] Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Study of the TCP upstream/downstream unfairness issue with per-flow queuing over infrastructure-mode WLANs”, Wireless Commun. & Mobile Computing, vol.5, no.4, pp.459-471, June 2005

[29] Yanfeng Zhu and Zhisheng Niu, “A channel-aware adaptive control to the MAC protocol in rate adaptive wireless LANs”, Wireless Commun. & mobile Computing, pp.983-994, May 2005

[30] Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Cross-layer Analysis of Wireless TCP/ARQ Systems over Correlated Channels”, J. Commun. & Networks (JCN), vol.7, No1. pp. 45-53. Mar. 2005.

[31] Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “A Network-Based Approach to Improve TCP Performance in Wireless Systems with Opportunistic Scheduling”, IEICE Trans. Commun, vol.E88-B, No.1, pp.247-257, Jan. 2005.

[32] Y. Cheng, H. Jiang, Weihua Zhuang, Zhisheng Niu, Chuang Lin, “Efficient resource allocation for China’s 3G/4G wireless networks”, IEEE Commun. Mag., vol.43, no.1, pp.76-83, Jan.2005.

[33] Elizabeth N. Onwuka, Zhisheng Niu, “CHIMA: A Hybrid Prefix/Host-Based Routing Approach for Scalable Micro Mobility Management in a Cellular Mobile Internet”, IEICE Trans. Commun, vol.E87-B, No.9, pp.2521-2528, Sep.2004.

[34] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Optimizing Radio Resource Allocation in Multimedia DS-CDMA Systems Based on Utility Functions”, IEICE Trans. Commun, vol. E87-B, No.8, pp.2233-2242, Aug. 2004.

[35] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Pareto Improvement for Radio Resource Control under Incomplete Channel Information: A Game-Theoretical Approach”, IEICE Trans. Commun, vol.E87-B, No.5, pp.1104-1113, May 2004.

[36] Zhisheng Niu, Lan Wang, Xiang Duan, “Utility-based Radio Resource Management in Multimedia DS-CDMA Systems”, ACTA Electronica SINICA, vol.10, pp.1594-1599, 2004 (in Chinese).

[37] Chao Liu, Bin He, Lei Wang, Zhengyou Yue, Zhisheng Niu, “Performance Measurement and Analysis of TCP Protocol over Multipath Source Routing”, Computer Engineering, vol.30, no. 6, March 2004 (in Chinese)

[38] Tao Shu and Zhisheng Niu, “Call Admission Control Using Differentiated Outage Probabilities in Multimedia DS-CDMA Networks with Imperfect Power Control", IEICE Trans. Commun., vol.E86-B, No.1, pp.16-24, Jan.2003.

[39]  Tao Shu and Zhisheng Niu, “Capacity Optimization by Using Cancellation-Error- Ascending Decoding Order in Multimedia CDMA Networks with Imperfect Successive Interference Cancellation”, IEICE Trans. Communications, vol.E86-B, No.1, pp.375-379, Jan. 2003.

[40]  Zhisheng Niu, Tao Shu, Yoshitaka Takahashi, “A Vacation Queue with Setup and Close-down Times and Batch Markovian Arrival Processes”, Performance Evaluation, vol. 54, pp.225-248, 2003.

[41]  Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “Uplink capacity optimization by power allocation for multimedia CDMA networks under imperfect power control”, IEEE J. Selected Areas in Commun., vol.10, pp.1585-1594, Dec. 2003.

[42]  Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “A throughput-efficient and channel-adaptive scheduling scheme in voice/data DS-CDMA networks with transmission power constraints”, Wireless Commun. & Mobile Computing, vol.3, No.7, pp.879-894, Nov. 2003.

[43]  Zhisheng Niu, Yi Wu, Jing Zhu, “A Delayed Multiple Copy Retransmission Scheme for Data Communication in Wireless Networks”, J. Commun. & Networks (JCN), vol.5 , No.3, pp. 222-229, Sep. 2003.

[44]  Zhisheng NiuLan Wang, Xiyan Ma, Kai Zhang, Resource Management and QoS Control in Mobile Internet, ZTE Telecommunication Technologies, Vol.4, pp.18-21, Aug. 2003. (in Chinese)

[45]  Zhisheng Niu, Xiang Duan, Jin Liu, “QoS-based Multiple Path Routing Scheme in MPLS Networks”, ACTA Electronica SINICA, vol.29, no.12, 2001 (in Chinese).

[46]  Jin LIU, Zhisheng NIU, and Junli ZHENG, “Parameter Dimensioning Algorithms of the PNNI Complex Node Model with Bypasses”, IEICE Trans. Commun., vol. E83-B, no.3, pp.638-645, Mar. 2000.

[47]  Jing ZHU, Zhisheng NIU, “TCP Performance Analysis and QoS Control in Lossy Networks”, ACTA Electronica SINICA, vol.28, no.11a, 2000 (in Chinese).

[48]  Zhisheng NIU and Yoshitaka TAKAHASHI, “A Finite-Capacity Queue with Exhaustive vacation/close-down/setup times and Markovian Arrival Processes”, QUESTA (Queueing Systems: Theory and Applications), vol.31, no.1, pp.1-23, 1999.

[49]  Haruo AKIMARU, Kyoko Yamori, Yoshinori FUJIGAWA, Zhisheng NIU, “A  Practical Dimensioning of ATM Systems”, IEICE Trans. Commun., vol.J82-B, no.6, pp.1097-1106, 1999. (in Japanese). (Also being translated into English and published on Journal of Electronics and Communications in Japan - Part 1, Vol.82, No.10, pp.57-65, 1999.)

[50]  Zhisheng NIU, Yu LIU, and Xiaokang LIN, “Performance Analysis of a Two-Link Striping System in Packet-Switched Networks”, ACTA Electronica Sinica, vol.27, no.6, pp.83-87, 1999 (in Chinese).

[51]  Rui TANG and Zhisheng NIU, “POSTMAN: A Polling-based Scheduling Scheme for Multiple Access Control in Wireless ATM Networks”, IEICE Trans. Commun., vol.E82-B, no.9, pp.1514-1521, 1999.

[52]  Jin LIU, Zhisheng NIU, and Junli ZHENG, “An Improved Routing Algorithm Subject to Multiple Constraints for ATM Networks”, ACTA Electronica Sinica, vol.27, no.10, pp.83-87, 1999 (in Chinese)

[53]  Yihan Li, Xiaokang Lin, Zhisheng Niu, “Narrowband ATM Networks”, Telecommunication Science, vol.13, no.2, pp.10-12, 1998. (in Chinese)

[54]  Zhisheng NIU and Fumito KUBOTA, “An Adaptive MAC Scheme for Wireless ATM and its Performance Evaluation”, Chinese J. of Electronics, vol.7, no.4, pp.341-348, 1998.

[55]  Zhisheng NIU, Yoshitaka TAKAHASHI, and Noboru ENDO, “Performance Evaluation of SVC-based IP-over-ATM Networks”, IEICE Trans. Commun., vol.E81-B, no.5, pp.948-957, 1998.

[56]  Haruo AKIMARU, Marion R. FINLEY and Zhisheng NIU, “Elements of the Emerging Broadband Information Highway”, IEEE Commun. Mag., vol.35, no.6, pp. 84-94, 1997.

[57]  Zhisheng NIU, Takehiro KAWAI, Haruo AKIMARU and Yoshiaki TADOKORO: “A Unified Solution to Mixed Loss and Delay Systems with Partial Preemptive Priority”, IEICE Trans. Commun. Vol. J77-B-I, No.5, pp. 322-330,1994 (in Japanese). (Also being translated into English and published on Journal of Electronics and Communications in Japan - Part 1, Vol.78, No.8, pp.57-65, 1995.)

[58]  Zhisheng NIU, Haruo AKIMARU, Fumiaki MACHIHARA and Ichiro IDE: “Performance Evaluation of Packet Voice Multiplexer with Selectively Packet Discarding Control”, IEICE Trans. Commun., Vol. J74-B-I, No.4, pp.264-274, 1991 (in Japanese). (Also being translated into English and published on Journal of Electronics and Communications in Japan - Part 1, Vol.75, No.4, pp.37-45, 1992.)

[59]  Zhisheng NIU, Haruo AKIMARU, “Analysis of Statistical Multiplexer With Selective Cell Discarding Control in ATM Systems”, IEICE Trans. Commun., Vol.74E, No.12, pp.4069-4079, 1991.

[60]  Zhisheng NIU, Haruo AKIMARU, and Masaaki KATAYAMA: “Analysis of Overflow Traffic from Mixed Delay and Nondelay Systems”, Trans. of IEICE, vol.E73, no.9, pp.1503-1510, 1990.

[61] 陈中林、金跃辉、牛志升、刘靖,网络性能测量平台的研究与实现,《电信科学》,21卷第11pp.63-68, 2005

[62] 陈中林、牛志升、金跃辉、杨松鹰,网络限速条件下的瓶颈带宽测量新方法, 《计算机应用与软件》, pp.99-101, Vol.23, No.5, 2006

 

3.   International Conference Papers

 

Keynote and Invited Talks

 

[1]      Zhisheng Niu, “GREEN: Globally Resource-optimized and Energy Efficient Networks”, Industry Forum on Green Communications, Asia-Pacific Conference on Photonics (ACP’09), Shanghai, China, Nov. 2009 (invited)

[2]      Zhisheng Niu, “Paradigm Shift toward Energy-efficient Mobile Networks”, Sino-Japan Workshop on Future Mobile Communication Technologies and Applications-2009 , Sep. 2009 (invited)

[3]      Zhisheng Niu, “A New Paradigm of Energy-Efficient Networks”, Annual Conference of Information and Communication Networks Technical Committee of Chinese Institute of Communications, Xian, China, Aug. 2009. (Keynote, in Chinese)

[4]      Zhisheng Niu, “A New Paradigm for Mobile Multimedia Broadcast by Integrated Communication and Broadcast Networks”, 9th China Mobility International Summit 2008, Nov. 2008. (Invited talk)

[5]     Zhisheng Niu: “Collaborative and Opportunistic Communications (COC) in Multi-Radio Multi-channel Environment”, 14th China Symposium on Information Theory, Guangzhou, China, Dec. 2007 (Keynote, in Chinese).

[6]     Zhisheng Niu, “QoS-aware cooperative and opportunistic scheduling exploiting multi-user diversity for rate adaptive ad hoc networks”, 3rd International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks, pp.3-4, Beijing, China, Dec. 2007 (Keynote).

[7]     Zhisheng Niu: “Cognitive and Collaborative Networking in Multiple Radio Environment”, 2007 IET International Communication Conference on Wireless Mobile & Sensor Networks, Shanghai, China, Dec. 2007 (Keynote).

[8]     Zhisheng Niu, “A Game Theoretical Approach for Multi-Dimensional Radio Resource Management in Next Generation Wireless Networks”, 2006 International Symposium on Photonic and Advance Networks (ISPAN2006), Tokyo, Japan, Jan. 2006 (Invited)

[9]     Zhisheng Niu, “Architecture Design and Mobility Modeling of HAPS-based Broadband Wireless Communication Systems”, 2004 International Conference of Radio Electronic Institute of Vietnam (REV’04), Hanoi, Vietnam, Nov., 2004. (Keynote)

[10] Zhisheng Niu, Ronghong Jin, Song Liu, Gongyi Fu, Youshou Wu, Zhipeng Tong, R&D Progress on Stratospheric Communication Systems in China, 2003 Stratospheric Platform System Workshop (SPSW2003), pp.99-107, Tokyo, Japan, Feb. 2003. (invited)

[11] Zhisheng Niu, Song Liu, Dawei Huang, J. Shu, and Y. Li, “Modeling and performance analysis of Voice Message Service in mobile communication systems”, 2002 China Wireless Congress, Hangzhou, China, Oct. 2002. (Invited)

 

IEEE/ACM Conferences

[1]     Jie Xu, Yiqun Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Jinri Huang, “Exploiting Multiuser Diversity in OFDMA Wireless Mesh Networks by Fractional Spatial Reuse”, IEEE ICC2010, Cape Town, South Africa, May 2010.

[2]     Yao Hua, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “Resource Allocation in Multi-cell OFDMA-based Relay Networks “, IEEE Infocom’10, San Diego, USA, Mar. 2010.

[3]     Yang Song, Chi Zhang, Yuguang Fang, Zhisheng Niu, “Green Scheduling in Multi-hop Wireless Networks with Time-Varying Channels”, IEEE Infocom’10, San Diego, USA, Mar. 2010.

[4]     Sheng Zhou, Jie Gong, Zhisheng Niu, Yunjian Jia, Peng Yang, “A Decentralized Framework for Dynamic Downlink Base Station Cooperation”, IEEE Globecom’09, Hawaii, USA, Nov. 2009

[5]     Yao Hua, Qian Zhang, and Zhisheng Niu, “Distributed Physical Carrier Sensing Adaptation Scheme in Cooperative MAP WLAN”,  IEEE Globecom’09, Hawaii, USA, Nov. 2009

[6]     Hideya Yoshiuchi, Jiping Lv, Satoshi Yoshizawa, Zhisheng Niu, “A Repair Mechanism for Reliable Multicast in Integrated Communication and Broadcast Networks”, The International Conference on Ultra Modern Telecommunications (ICUMT 2009), St. Petersburg, Russia, Oct.12-14, 2009

[7]     Sheng Zhou, Jie Gong, Zhisheng Niu, “Green Mobile Access Network with Dynamic Base Station Energy Saving”, ACM MobiCom’09 (Poster), Beijing, China, Sep. 2009

[8]     Yiqun Wu, Zhisheng Niu, “Exploiting spatial reuse and cooperative diversity in multi-hop cellular networks”, 2009 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’09), Dresden, Germany, June 2009.

[9]     Sheng Zhou, “Distributed Power Control for Interference-Limited Cooperative Relay Networks”, 2009 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’09), Dresden, Germany, June 2009.

[10] Hongda Xiao, Yao Hua, Zhisheng Niu, “Distributed Interference-aware Scheduling Schemes for High-density WLAN”, 2009 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’09), Budpest, Hangary, April 2009.

[11] Yiqun Wu, Yingjun Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “Non-preemptive constrained link scheduling in wireless mesh networks”, IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’08), New Orleans, USA, Nov.30-Dec.4, 2008.

[12] Fan Zhu, Zhisheng Niu, “Priority Based Power Saving Mode in WLAN”, IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’08), New Orleans, USA, Nov.30-Dec.4, 2008

[13] Yanfeng Zhu, Zhisheng Niu, Qian Zhang, Bo Tan, Zhi Zhou, Jing Zhu, “A Multi-AP Architecture for High-Density WLANs: Protocol Design and Experimental Evaluation”, IEEE International Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Networks (SECON’08), San Franscisco, USA, June 16-20, 2008.

[14] Sheng Zhou, Kai Zhang, Zhisheng Niu and Yang Yang: “Queuing Analysis on MIMO Systems with Adaptive Modulation and Coding”, 2008 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’08), Beijing, China, May, 2008

[15] Yiqun Wu, Zhu Yanfeng, Zhisheng Niu and Jing Zhu: “Capacity Planning for Voice/Data Traffic in IEEE 802. 11e Based Wireless LANs”, 2008 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’08), Beijing, China, May, 2008

[16] Sheng Zhou and Zhisheng Niu: “An Uplink Medium Access Protocol with SDMA Support for Multiple-Antenna WLANs”, 2008 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’08), Las Vegas, USA, March, 2008

[17] Fei Ye, Qing Chen, Zhisheng Niu: “End-to-End Throughput-Aware Channel Assignment in Multi-Radio Wireless Mesh Networks”, 2007 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’07), Washington, USA, November 26-30, 2007

[18] Qing Chen, Fei Ye, Zhisheng Niu: “Graph Theoretical Analysis of Opportunistic Scheduling Policy for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks”, 2007 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’07), Washington, USA, November 26-30, 2007

[19] Jinri Huang, Zhisheng Niu: “A Cross-layer Proportional Fair Scheduling Algorithm with Packet Length Constraint in Multiuser OFDM Networks”, 2007 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’07), Washington, USA, November 26-30, 2007

[20] Zexi Yang, Zhu Yanfeng, Zhisheng Niu, Qian Zhang: “TCP Performance Analysis over Aggressive Physical Carrier Sensing based Wireless Local Area Networks”, 2007 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’07), Washington, USA, November 26-30, 2007

[21] Yao Hua, Zhu Yanfeng, Zhisheng Niu: “A Channel Assignment Scheme in High Density WLANs to Mitigate Pesudo Capture Effect”, 2007 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’07), Washington, USA, November 26-30, 2007

[22] Yao Hua, Zhisheng Niu: “A MAC Layer ARQ Tuning Scheme to Optimize TCP Throughput in IEEE 802.11 Networks”, First IEEE International Workshop on Cross Layer Design (IWCLD2007), Jinan, China, September 20-21, 2007

[23] Sheng Zhou, Kai Zhang and Zhisheng Niu, “On the Impact of Carrier Frequency Offsets in OFDM/CDMA Systems”, 2007 IEEE International Conference on Communication (ICC’07), Glasgow, UK, June 2007

[24] Yanfeng Zhu and Zhisheng Niu, “A Phase type model for QoS Analysis of Sleep Mode Based Power Saving Mechanism”, 2007 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’07), Glasgow, UK, June 2007

[25] Qing Chen, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “Opportunistic Link Scheduling with QoS Requirements in Wireless Ad Hoc Networks”, 2007 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’07), Glasgow, UK, June 2007

[26] Yanfeng Zhu, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, and Jing Zhu, “On Optimal Physical Carrier Sensing: Theoretical Analysis and Protocol Design”, 2007 IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (Infocom’07), Alaska, USA, May 2007

[27] Jinri Huang, Zhisheng Niu, “Buffer-Aware and Traffic-Dependent Packet Scheduling in Wireless OFDM Networks”2007 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC07), Hong Kong, March 2007

[28] Fei Ye, Yao Hua, Zhisheng Niu, “Sub Cluster Aided Data Collection in Multihop Wireless Sensor Network”, 2007 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’07), Hong Kong, March 2007

[29] Yanfeng Zhu and Zhisheng Niu, “A Distributed Fair Auto Rate Medium Access Control for Wireless LANs”, 2007 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’07), Hong Kong, March 2007

[30] Yanfeng Zhu, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu and Jing Zhu, “QoS-aware Adaptive Physical Carrier Sensing for Wireless Networks”, 2007 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’07), Hong Kong, March 2007

[31] Fan Zhu, Zhisheng Niu, “Load-Aware Power Saving Mechanism in WLAN”, 2007 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’07), Hong Kong, March 2007

[32] Qing Chen, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “QoS constrained, Cooperative and Opportunistic Transmission for Rate Adaptive Ad Hoc Networks”, 2007 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’07), Hong Kong, March 2007

[33] Jing Liu, Zhisheng Niu,A Dynamic Admission Control Scheme for QoS Supporting in IEEE 802.11e EDCA”, 2007 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’07), Hong Kong, March 2007

[34] Jing Liu, Zhisheng Niu,Delay Analysis of IEEE 802.11e EDCA Under Unsaturated Conditions”, 2007 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’07), Hong Kong, March 2007

[35] Long Long, Zhisheng Niu, Bingjie Zhu, “A Hybrid DMB-T and WLAN Network for Broadband Wireless Access Services”, 2007 IEEE Wireless Communications and Networking Conference (WCNC’07), Hong Kong, March 2007 

[36] Kai Zhang and Zhisheng Niu, “Adaptive Orthonormal Random Beamforming for Cellular Downlink with Multiple Antennas”, 2006 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’06), San Francisco, USA, Nov. 2006

[37] Jinri Huang, Zhisheng Niu, “A Fairness-based and Adaptive User Grouping and Subcarrier Allocation Algorithm for Grouped MC-CDMA Systems”, 2006 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’06), San Francisco, USA, Nov. 2006

[38] Haitao Wu, Fan Zhu, Qian Zhang and Zhisheng Niu, “Analysis of IEEE 802.11 DCF with Hidden Terminals,” 2006 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’06), San Francisco, USA, Nov. 2006

[39] Yihong Wu, Lin Zhang, Yiqun Wu, Zhisheng Niu, “Interest Dissemination with Directional Antennas for Wireless Sensor Networks with Mobile Sinks”, 4th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (SenSys’06), Boulder, USA, Oct. 2006.

[40] Yanfeng Zhu, Qian Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, and Jing Zhu“Improve Transmission Reliability with Multi-AP Diversity in Wireless Networks: Architecture and Performance Analysis''3rd ACM International Conference on Quality of Service in Heterogeneous Wired/Wireless Networks (QShine06), Waterloo, Canada, Aug. 2006

[41] Xiaobo Chen, Zhisheng Niu, “A Randomly Delayed Clustering Method for Wireless Sensor Networks”, 2006 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’06), Istanbul, Turkey, June 2006.

[42] Kai Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “Random Beamforming with Multi-beam Selection for MIMO Broadcast Channels”, 2006 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’06), Istanbul, Turkey, June 2006.

[43] Guowang Miao, Zhisheng Niu, “Bandwidth Management for Mixed Unicast and Multicast Multimedia Flows with Perception Based QoS Differentiation”, 2006 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’06), Istanbul, Turkey, June 2006.

[44] Guowang Miao, Zhisheng Niu, “Practical Feedback Design based OFDM Link Adaptive Communications over Frequency Selective Channels”, 2006 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC’06), Istanbul, Turkey, June 2006.

[45] Kai Zhang and Zhisheng Niu, “Adaptive Receive Antenna Selection for Orthogonal Space-Time Block Codes with Channel Estimation Errors”, 2005 IEEE Global Telecommunication Conference (Globecom2005), pp.3314-3318, St. Louis, USA, Nov. 2005

[46] Yanfeng Zhu and Zhisheng Niu, “User-Aware Rate Adaptive Control for IEEE 802.11-based Ad Hoc Networks”, 2005 IEEE Global Telecommunication Conference (Globecom2005), pp. 2605-2609, St. Louis, USA, Nov. 2005

[47] Guowang Miao, Zhisheng Niu, “Satisfaction Oriented Resource Management in Integrated Internet and DVB-T Network Providing High Mobility Broadband Access Services”, 2005 IEEE Global Telecommunication Conference (Globecom2005), pp. 3841-3845, St. Louis, USA, Nov. 2005

[48] Guowang Miao, Zhisheng Niu, “Profit Oriented Multichannel Resource Management for Integrated Internet and DVB-T Network”, 2005 IEEE Global Telecommunication Conference (Globecom2005), pp.678-682, St. Louis, USA, Nov. 2005

[49] Qing Chen, Zhisheng Niu, “Joint Power and Rate Control for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks: A Game-Theoretical Approach with Step-up Pricing”, 2005 Fall IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’05/fall), Sep. 2005.

[50] Guowang Miao, Zhisheng Niu, “Transmission Design and QoS Oriented Resource Management Based on Integrated Internet and DVB-T Network”, 2005 Fall IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’05/fall), Sep. 2005.

[51] Yanfeng Zhu and Zhisheng Niu, “A Novel Queueing Model for Finite Load IEEE 802.11 WLANs”, 2005 Fall IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’05/fall), pp. 1352-1356,  Sep. 2005.

[52] Yanfeng Zhu and Zhisheng Niu, “A Fast Channel Allocation Algorithm for Wireless Data Broadcast in Digital TV Terrestrial Broadcast System”, 2005 Fall IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’05/fall), pp. 1872-1876, Sep. 2005

[53] Xin Xia, Zhisheng Niu, “Enhanced DCF MAC Scheme for Providing Differentiated QoS in ITS”, 2004 IEEE Intelligent Transportation System Conference (ITSC’04), pp.280-285, Washington, USA, Oct. 2004.

[54] Xin XIA, Zhisheng Niu, Wenjia Wang, “Concept and Deployment of Internet ITS”, 2004 IEEE Intelligent Transportation System Conference (ITSC’04), pp. 939-944, Washington, USA, Oct. 2004.

[55] Kai Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “Adaptive receive antenna selection for space-time block coding under channel estimation errors”, 2004 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC2004), pp.1642-1646, Barcelona, Spain, Sep. 2004.

[56] Li Lei, Zhisheng Niu, “A multi-dimensional radio resource scheduling scheme for MIMO-OFDM systems with channel dependent parallel weighted fair queuing (CDPWFQ)”, 2004 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC2004), pp.2367-2371, Barcelona, Spain, Sep. 2004.

[57] Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Cross-layer Analysis of Wireless TCP/ARQ Systems over Correlated Channels”, 2004 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC2004), pp.1542-1547, Barcelona, Spain, Sep. 2004.

[58] Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Performance Model of RLP for Packet Data Services in UMTS Systems”, 2004 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC2004), pp.2494-2498, Barcelona, Spain, Sep. 2004.

[59] Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “A Network-based Solution for TCP in Wireless Systems with Opportunistic Scheduling”, 2004 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor, and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC2004), pp.1241-1245, Barcelona, Spain, Sep. 2004.

[60] Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Performance Model for TCP over Link Layer on Correlated Channels for Wireless Data Communication”, 2004 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2004-Spring), pp.2565-2569, Milan, Italy, May 2004.

[61] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Utility Optimization and Fairness Guarantees for Multimedia Traffic in the Downlink of DS-CDMA Systems”, 2003 IEEE Global Telecommun. Conference (Globecom 2003), vols.1-7, pp.940-944, San Francisco, Nov. 2003.

[62] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “A near-optimal antenna selection in MIMO system by using maximum total eigenmode gains”, 2003 IEEE Global Telecommunication Conference (Globecom 2003), vol.1, pp.297-301, San Francisco, CA, USA, Dec.2003.

[63] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “Maximum-total-eigenmode-gain-based transmit antenna selection in cellular MIMO downlink”, 2003 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC2003), vols. 1-3, pp.1395-1399, Beijing, China. Sept. 2003.

[64] Yi Wu, Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “A vacation model with setup and close-down times for transmitter buffer of ARQ schemes”, 2003 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communication (PIMRC’2003), vol.3, pp.2054-2058, Beijing, China, Sep. 2003.

[65] L. Wang, Zhisheng Niu, “Integration of SNR, Load and Time in Handoff Initiation for Wireless LAN”, 2003 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communication (PIMRC’2003), vols.1-3, pp.2032-2036, Beijing, China, Sept. 2003.

[66] E.N. Onwuka, Zhisheng Niu, “A Study of the Scalability and Performance of Multi-level Hierarchy for Scalable mobility management in wireless ipv6 networks”, 2003 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communication (PIMRC’2003), pp. 465-469, Beijing, China, Sept.2003.

[67] Hui Deng, Xiaolong Huang, Kai Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, Masahiro Ojima, “A Hybrid Load Balance Mechanism for Distributed Home Agents in Mobile IPv6”, 2003 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communication (PIMRC’2003), Vol.3. pp. 2842-2846, Beijing, China, Sept. 2003.

[68] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Downlink Optimization of Radio Resource Allocation in DS-CDMA Networks: An Economic Approach”, 2003 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communication (PIMRC’2003), vols. 1-3, pp. 643-647, Beijing, China, Sept. 2003.

[69] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Analysis of Wireless Transmission Efficiency and Its Application: Efficiency-Based Adaptive Coding”, 2003 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communication (PIMRC’2003), vols.1-3, pp.1516-1520, Beijing, China, Sept.2003.

[70] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “A Channel-adaptive and throughput-efficient scheduling scheme in voice/data DS-CDMA networks with constrained transmission power”, 2003 IEEE International Conference on Communication (ICC2003), pp. 2229-2233, Alaska, USA, May 2003.

[71] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “Capacity optimization by using cancellation-error-ascending decoding order in multimedia CDMA networks with imperfect successive interference cancellation”, 2003 IEEE International Conference on Communication (ICC2003), pp.2170-2174, Alaska, USA, May 2003.

[72] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “Call admission control for imperfectly-power-controlled multimedia CDMA networks based on differentiated outage probabilities”, 2003 IEEE International Conference on Communication (ICC2003), pp. 2241-2245,  Alaska, USA, May 2003.

[73] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Capacity Analysis of Uplink and Downlink in Multimedia DS-CDMA Systems Based On Constraint Models”, 2003 IEEE International Conference on Communication (ICC2003), vols.1-5, pp.402-406, Anchorage, AK United States, May. 2003.

[74] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Transmission Control for Wireless Networks with Inaccurate Channel Conditions: A Game-Theoretical Approach”, 2003 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2003), vols.1-4, pp.1532-1535, Jeju, South Korea, Apr. 2003.

[75] Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, Tamio Saito, “A delay NAK retransmission scheme based on channel state for mobile multimedia communications” , 2003 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2003), vols.1-4, pp.1960-1963, Jeju, South Korea, April 2003.

[76] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “A novel call admission control scheme for multimedia CDMA networks with power multiplexing and imperfect power control”, 2003 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2003), vols.1-4, pp.1208-1212, Jeju, Korea, April 2003.

[77] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “A channel-adaptive and throughput-efficient scheduling scheme in power-constrained voice/data CDMA networks based on ranking of received power capabilities”, 2003 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2003), vols.1-4, pp.476-480, Jeju, Korea, April 2003.

[78] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “Optimal decoding order and power allocation in multimedia CDMA networks with imperfect successive interference cancellation”, 2003 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC2003), vols.1-4, pp.358-362, Jeju, Korea, April 2003.

[79] Song Liu, Zhisheng Niu and Yi Wu, “A blockage based channel model for high altitude platform communications”, 2003 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC'03), vol. 57, No.2, pp.1051-1055, Jeju, Korea, Apr. 2003.

[80] Song Liu, Zhisheng Niu, “Impact of platform motion on soft handover in high altitude platform IMT-2000 system”, 2003 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC'03), vol. 57, No.3, pp.1964-1968, Jeju, Korea, Apr. 2003.

[81] Song Liu, Zhisheng Niu, “An adaptive thresholds capacity reservation scheme for high altitude platform CDMA systems”, 2003 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC'03), vol.57, No.3, pp.2062-2065, Jeju, Korea, Apr. 2003.

[82] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “Capacity optimized power allocation for multimedia CDMA networks under imperfect power control”, 2002 IEEE Global Telecommunication Conference (Globecom2002), Taipei, Taiwan, China, Nov. 2002.

[83] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “A Dynamic Utility-Based Radio Resource Management Scheme for Mobile Multimedia DS-CDMA Systems”, 2002 IEEE Global Telecom. Conference (Globecom02), vol.1, pp.804-808, Taipei, Taiwan, China, Nov. 2002.

[84] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “Call admission control using differentiated outage probabilities in multimedia DS-CDMA networks with imperfect power control”,  2002 IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2002), Miami, pp.336-341, Oct. 2002.

[85] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, “Donwlink Transmit Power Minimization in Power-Controlled Multimedia CDMA Systems”, 2002 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Commun. (PIMRC'2002), vol.3, pp.1102-1106, Lisboa, Portugal, Sep. 2002.

[86] Xiang Duan, Zhisheng Niu, David Huang, David Lee, “A Dynamic Power and Rate Joint Allocation Algorithm for Mobile Multimedia DS-CDMA Networks Based on Utility Functions”, 2002 IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Commun. (PIMRC'2002), vol.3, pp.1107-1111, Lisboa, Portugal, Sep. 2002.

[87] Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Junli Zheng, Tamio Saito, “Adaptive Multipath Fading Prediction on Rayleigh Channels”, IEEE International Conference on Circuit and Systems (ICCAS2002), pp.267-271, Chengdu, China, June, 2002.

[88] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “A capacity-optimal QoS provisioning scheme for multimedia traffic in CDMA networks”, 2002 IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC 2002), vol.5, pp.3086-3090, New York, May 2002.

[89] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “A dynamic rate assignment scheme for data traffic in cellular multi-code CDMA networks”, 2002 Spring IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference (VTC’2002), Spring, Alabama, USA,vol.2, pp.811-815, May 2002.

[90]  Jing ZHU, Zhisheng NIU, “A Delayed Multiple Copy Retransmission Scheme for Data Communication in Wireless Networks”, 2001 IEEE International Conference on Networking (ICON2001), pp.310-315, Bangkok, Thailand, Oct. 2001.

[91]  Jin LIU, Zhisheng NIU, and Junli ZHENG, “Two Optimization Approaches for Parameter Determination of PNNI Complex Node Model”, 1999 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (Globecom’99), Rio de Jeneiro, Brazil, pp.1066-1070, Dec. 1999

[92]  Noboru ENDO, Zhisheng NIU, and Akemi SAWADA, “Performance Study of SVC-based IP-over-ATM Networks”, IEEE ATM Workshop’99, Kochi,Japan, pp.529-534, May 1999.

[93]  

Zhisheng NIU and Yoshitaka TAKAHASHI, “An Extended Queueing Model for SVC-based IP-over-ATM Networks and its Analysis”, 1998 Global Telecommunication Conference (Globecom’98), Sydney, Australia, pp.490-495, 1998.

 

Non-IEEE/ACM Conferences

 

[1]     H. Yoshiuchi, J. Lu, S. Yoshizawa, Z. Niu, “A Repair Mechanism for Reliable Multicast in Integrated Communication and Broadcast Networks “, The International Conference on Ultra Modern Telecommunications (ICUMT2009), St.-Petersburg, Russia, Oct. 2009

[2]     Jie Xu, Sheng Zhou, Zhisheng Niu, “Interference-Aware Relay Selection for Multiple Source-Destination Cooperative Networks”, 14th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communication (APCC2009), Shanghai, China, Oct. 2009 (Best paper award)

[3]     Li Gu, Zhisheng Niu, Jiping Lv, Hideya Yoshiuchi, “An NAK-based Hierarchical ARQ Scheme for Reliable Data Multicast in Integrated Communication and Broadcast Networks”, 14th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2008), Tokyo, Japan, Oct.14-16, 2008

[4]     Fan Zhu, Zhisheng Niu, Yiqun Wu, “Delay Analysis of Power Saving Mechanism in IEEE 802.16e“, The 11th International Symposium on Wireless Personal Multimedia communications (WPMC’08), Lapland, Finland, Sep., 2008

[5]     Zhi Zhou, Yanfeng Zhu, Zhisheng Niu and Jing Zhu: “Joint Tuning of Physical Carrier Sensing, Power and Rate in High-Density WLAN”, The 13th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC07), Bangkok, Thailand, October 2007

[6]     Jingbo Dong, Qing Chen, Zhisheng Niu: “Random Graph Theory based Connectivity Analysis in Wireless Sensor Networks with Rayleigh fading channels” , The 13th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC07), Bangkok, Thailand, October 2007 (Best paper award)

[7]     Yao Hua and Zhisheng Niu: “An Analytical Model for IEEE 802.11 WLANs with NAK-based ARQ Mechanism”, The 13th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC07), Bangkok, Thailand, October 2007

[8]     Long Long, Aditi Ramdorai and Zhisheng Niu: Error Modeling and Throughput Analysis in Integrated Communication and Broadcast Networks”, The 13th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC07), Bangkok, Thailand, October 2007

[9]     Yao Hua, Zhisheng Niu: “A MAC Layer ARQ Tuning Scheme to Optimize TCP Throughput in IEEE 802.11 Networks”, First International Workshop on Cross Layer Design (IWCLD2007), Jinan, China, September 20-21, 2007

[10] Zhisheng Niu, Yanfeng Zhu, Vilius Benetis, “A Phase-type Based Markov Chain Model for IEEE 802.16e Sleep Mode and Its Performance Analysis”, The 20th International Teletraffic Congress (ITC20), pp.791-802, Ottawa, Canada, June 2007.

[11] Jinri Huang, Zhisheng Niu, “An Adaptive User Grouping and Subcarrier Allocation Algorithm for Multiuser MC-CDMA Networks”12th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC'06),  Busan, KoreaAug. 2006

[12] Fei Ye, Zhi Zhou, Zhisheng Niu, “Experimental Evaluation of Ad Hoc Testbed in Indoor Scenarios”, 12th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC'06),  Busan, KoreaAug. 2006

[13] Fei Ye, Jingbo Dong, Zhisheng Niu, “Exploit the capacity of unstable links in AODV-based ad hoc networks”The 12th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC'06),  Busan, Korea, Aug. 2006

[14] Lan Wang and Zhisheng Niu, “Computationally Efficient Resource Allocation Algorithm for Multiuser OFDM Systems”, 2005 Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2005), pp.416-420,  Perth, Australia, Oct. 2005

[15] Jing Liu, Zhisheng Niu, “An Adaptive Receiver Buffer Adjust Algorithm for Voice & Video on IP Applications”2005 Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2005), pp.669-673, Perth, Australia, Oct. 2005

[16] Kai Zhang and Zhisheng Niu, “Transmit Diversity in Multiuser Data Networks under Correlated Fading Channels”, 2005 Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2005), pp.173-177, Perth, Australia, Oct. 2005

[17] Guowang Miao, Zhisheng Niu, “A Generalized Satisfaction Oriented Bandwidth Management”2005 Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2005), pp.625-629, Perth, Australia, Oct. 2005

[18] Lei Li and Zhisheng Niu, “A Resource Allocation and Admission Control Scheme for Multimedia Services in Broadband Wireless Communication Systems”2005 Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2005), pp.679-683, Perth, Australia, Oct. 2005

[19] Xiaobo Chen, Zhisheng Niu, “RTBC: A Simple CNS-like Routing Protocol for Target Detection in Wireless Sensor Networks”, 2005 Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2005), pp.62-66, Perth, Australia, Oct. 2005

[20] Dan Xu, Fangyu Hu, Qian Wang, Zhisheng Niu, “A Low-Complexity Power Allocation Scheme for Distributed Wireless Links in Rayleigh Fading Channels with Capacity Optimization”,  First International Conference on Mobile Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN2005), pp.518-527, Wuhan, China, 2005

[21] Dan Xu, Fangyu Hu, Qian Wang, Zhisheng Niu, “An Efficient Power Allocation Scheme for Ad Hoc Networks in Shadowing Fading Channels”, First International Conference on Mobile Ad-Hoc and Sensor Networks (MSN2005), pp.538-547, Wuhan, China, 2005

[22] Lan Wang, Zhisheng Niu, “Downlink Power Control Based on Utility during Soft Handover in DS-CDMA Systems”, 2005 International Teletraffic Congress (ITC19), pp.1205-1214 ,Beijing, China, Aug. 2005

[23] Yanfeng Zhu, Zhisheng Niu, “A Hybrid Coordination Function Based Dynamic Polling Mechanism for Enhancing Voice Transmission in IEEE 802.11e Wireless LANs”, 2005 International Teletraffic Congress (ITC19), pp.1497-1506, Beijing, China, Aug. 2005

[24] Zhisheng Niu, Jing Liu, Song Liu, Dawei Huang, “Performance Analysis of Voice Message Service in TDMA/CDMA Cellular Systems”, 2005 International Teletraffic Congress (ITC19), pp.1165-1174, Beijing, China, Aug. 2005

[25] Guowang Miao, Zhisheng Niu, “Multichannel Resource Management of Integrated Communication and Broadcast Networks”, 2005 International Teletraffic Congress (ITC19), pp.2005-2014 , Beijing, China, Aug. 2005

[26] Kai Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “Adaptive Transmission for MIMO systems with Integrated Voice/Data Traffics”, 2005 International Teletraffic Congress (ITC19), pp.2045-2053,  Beijing, China, Aug. 2005

[27] Lan Wang, Zhisheng Niu, “Subcarrier and Power Joint Allocation on the Uplink of Multiuser OFDM Systems”, 2005 International Teletraffic Congress (ITC19), pp.2147-2156, Beijing, China, Aug. 2005

[28] Qing Chen, Zhisheng Niu, “Outage-Based Power and Rate Control Game for Single-Channel Ad Hoc Networks”, 2005 International Teletraffic Congress (ITC19), pp.2055-2064,  Beijing, China, Aug. 2005

[29] Lei Li, Zhisheng Niu, “Adaptive Admission Control for QoS in OFDM-MIMO Networks”, 2005 International Teletraffic Congress (ITC19), pp.2277-2286, Beijing, China, Aug. 2005

[30] Qing Chen, Zhisheng Niu, “A Delayed Adaptive Retransmission Scheme for False Route Failure in MANET”, 2004 Joint Conference of the 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications and the 5th International Symposium on Multi-Dimensional Mobile Communications (APCC/MDMC’04), pp.858-862, Beijing, China, Sep. 2004.

[31] Xiyan Ma, Zhisheng Niu, “Adaptive Polling List Arrangement Scheme for Voice Transmission with PCF in Wireless LANs”, 2004 Joint Conference of the 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications and the 5th International Symposium on Multi-Dimensional Mobile Communications (APCC/MDMC’04), pp.21-25, Beijing, China, Sep. 2004.

[32] Li Lei, Zhisheng Niu, “An Integrated Subchannel Scheduling for Adaptive Modulation and Coding(AMC)MIMO-OFDM Wireless Systems”, 2004 Joint Conference of the 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications and the 5th International Symposium on Multi-Dimensional Mobile Communications (APCC/MDMC’04),  pp.90-94, Beijing, China, Sep. 2004.

[33] Xiyan Ma, Yanfeng Zhu, Zhisheng Niu, “Dynamic Polling Management for QoS Differentiation in IEEE 802.11e Wireless LANs”, 2004 Joint Conference of the 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications and the 5th International Symposium on Multi-Dimensional Mobile Communications (APCC/MDMC’04), pp.152-156, Beijing, China, Sep.2004.

[34] Kai Zhang, Zhisheng Niu, “Adaptive Transmission in Spatial Multiplexing System with Zero Forcing Receiver”, 2004 Joint Conference of the 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications and the 5th International Symposium on Multi-Dimensional Mobile Communications (APCC/MDMC’04), pp.301-304, Beijing, China, Sep. 2004.

[35] Jing Liu, Zhisheng Niu, “An Adaptive Receiver Buffer Adjust Algorithm for VoIP Applications Considering Voice Characters”, 2004 Joint Conference of the 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications and the 5th International Symposium on Multi-Dimensional Mobile Communications (APCC/MDMC’04), pp.597-601, Beijing, China, Sep. 2004.

[36] Hiroki Ikeda, Hui Deng, Zhisheng Niu, Shiro TANABE, “Context-aware quality of service control in session based IP networks”, 2004 Joint Conference of the 10th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications and the 5th International Symposium on Multi-Dimensional Mobile Communications (APCC/MDMC’04), pp.814-818, Beijing, China, Sep. 2004.

[37] Song Liu, Zhisheng Niu, Dawei Huang, Jianping Shu and Yang Li, “Admission Policies for Voice Message Service in Mobile Cellular Networks”, 2003 Asia-Pacific Conference on Communication (APCC2003), vols.1-3, pp.499-504, Penang, Malaysia, Sep.2003

[38] E.N. Onwuka, Zhisheng Niu, “CHIMA: A distributed hierarchical location directory approach to mobility management in a cellular mobile Internet”, 2003 Asia-Pacific Conference on Communication (APCC2003), pp. 157-162, Penang, Malaysia, Sept. 2003.

[39] Xiyan Ma, Yi Wu, Zhisheng Niu, Tamio Saito, “Performance Analysis of the Packetized Voice Transmission with PCF in an IEEE 802.11 Infrastructure Wireless LAN”, 2003 Asia-Pacific Conference on Communication (APCC2003), vol. 2, pp. 571-575, Beijing, China, Sep. 2003.

[40] Song  Liu, Zhisheng  Niu, Dawei Huang, “Performance analysis of Voice Message Service in CDMA cellular systems”, 2003 International Conference on Communication Technology (ICCT 2003), vol. 2, pp. 891-895, Beijing, China, Apr. 2003.

[41] Tao Shu, Zhisheng Niu, “Power multiplexing based call admission control scheme for bursty multimedia traffic in imperfect-power-controlled cellular CDMA networks”, Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications 2002 (APCC2002), Bundon, Indonesia, Sep. 2002.

[42] Zhisheng NIU, Song LIU, Stephane Vollet, “A Broadband Mobile Multimedia Access System based on the High Altitude Stratospheric Platforms”, 2001 Future Telecommunications Conference (FTC2001), Beijing, China, pp.16-21, Nov. 2001.

[43] Zhisheng NIU, Xiang DUAN, Tao SHU, Junli ZHENG, “A Hierarchical Power Control Scheme in CDMA Systems”, 2001 International Conferences on Info-Tech and Info-Net (ICII2001), Beijing, China, pp.578-582, Oct.2001

[44] Zhisheng Niu, Li Zhang, Zhihua Wang, Ming Han, Zhenghe Feng, Zhixing Yang, Youshou Wu: “A Demonstration of Broadband Integrated Information Systems based on the High Altitude Platform System in China”, 4th International Conference on Wireless, Personal, and Multimedia Communications (WPMC’01), Aalborg, Denmark, pp.501-506, Sep. 2001

[45] Jing ZHU, Zhisheng NIU, Yi WU, “An Adaptive Hybrid ARQ for Efficiency-Reliability Tradeoff in Noisy Long Delay Networks”, 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2001), Tokyo, Japan, pp.509-512, Sep.2001 (IEEE Trans. Commun., vol.E84-B, No.11, pp.509-512, Nov. 2001: Appendix)

[46] Xiang DUAN, Zhisheng NIU, Junli ZHENG, “Finding Delay-constrained Cost-optimization Path (DCCOP)”, 7th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC2001), Tokyo, Japan, pp.550-553, Sep.2001 (IEEE Trans. Commun., vol.E84-B, No.11, pp.550-553, Nov. 2001: Appendix)

[47] Zhisheng Niu, Song Liu, Stephane Vollet, Zhixin Yang, Youshou Wu: “An Integrated ATM System based on High Altitude Platforms (HAPs)”, 2001 ATM Forum Interact Symposium, New Delhi, India, pp.243-252, Aug. 2001 (invited talk)

[48] Jing ZHU, Zhisheng NIU, Yi Wu, “A Delayed Multiple Copy Retransmission Scheme for Selective Repeat ARQ in Correlated Fading Channels”, 6th Asia Pacific Conference on Communication (APCC2000), Seoul, Korea, pp.851-856, Oct.30-Nov.2, 2000

[49] Jing ZHU, Zhenbin LI, Zhisheng NIU, “A New Timeout Recovery Scheme of TCP in Lossy Networks”, 2000 International Seminar on Teletraffic and Network (ISTN2000), pp.99-103, Nov.15-17, Hangzhou, China, 2000.

[50] Jing ZHU, Zhisheng NIU, “Performance Evaluation of TCP over Selective Repeat ARQ in Correlated Fading Chennel”, 2000 International Seminar on Teletraffic and Network (ISTN2000), pp.217-223, Nov.15-17, Hangzhou, China, 2000.

[51] Jin LIU, Zhisheng NIU, Junli ZHENG, “QoS Routing with Imprecise Parameters in Hierarchical Networks”, 2000 International Seminar on Teletraffic and Network (ISTN2000), pp.20-25, Nov.15-17, Hangzhou, China, 2000.

[52] Jin LIU, Zhisheng NIU, and Junli ZHENG, “A Robust QoS Routing Algorithm for Hierachical Networks”, 2000 International Conference on Communication Technologies (ICCT2000) in conjunction with 16th IFIP World Computer Congress (WCC2000), pp.1599-1606, Aug. 21-24, 2000

[53] Jing ZHU and Zhisheng NIU, “A Reliable TCP-aware Link Layer  Retransmission for Wireless Networks”, 2000 International Conference on Communication Technologies (ICCT2000) in conjunction with 16th IFIP World Computer Congress (WCC2000), pp.900-905, Aug. 21-24, 2000 (ISTP: BR27Y)

[54] Zhenbin LI and Zhisheng NIU, “Exact Reaction of TCP-over-ATM Networks”, 2000 International Conference on Communication Technologies (ICCT2000) in conjunction with 16th IFIP World Computer Congress (WCC2000), pp.1270-1274, Aug. 21-24, 2000

[55] Kun PANG, Zhisheng NIU, Junli ZHENG, and Xuedao GU: “An Emergency Token Based MAC Scheme for Wireless ATM Networks”, 1999 IFIP Broadband Communication (BC’99), Hong Kong, China, paper S9.3, Nov. 1999.

[56] Jin LIU, Zhisheng NIU, and Zhuli ZHENG, “A QoS Routing Algorithm for Hierachical ATM Networks”, Joint Conference of 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC) and 4th Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC) (APCC/OECC’99), Beijing, China, pp.188-191, Oct. 1999.

[57] Jing ZHU, Zhenbin LI, and Zhisheng NIU, “A Modified TCP-NewReno Retransmission Scheme for Lossy Network”, Joint Conference of 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC) and 4th Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC) (APCC/OECC’99), Beijing, China, pp.204-208, Oct.1999.

[58] Zhenbin LI, Jing ZHU, and Zhisheng NIU, “A New Discarding Policy for Balanced Throughput and Fairness based on Per-VC EPD Mecanism”, Joint Conference of 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC) and 4th Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC) (APCC/OECC’99), Beijing, China, pp.217-221, Oct.1999.

[59] Kun PANG, Zhisheng NIU, Junli ZHENG, and Xuedao GU, “A Dynamic Scheduling based Multiple Access Control for Wireless ATM Networks”, Joint Conference of 5th Asia-Pacific Conference on Communications (APCC) and 4th Opto-Electronics and Communications Conference (OECC) (APCC/OECC’99), Beijing, China, pp.234-237, Oct.1999.

[60] Zhisheng NIU, Yoshitaka TAKAHASHI, “Queueing Model of Integrated ATM and IP Networks (invited paper)”, 1999 IFORS (International Federation of Operation Research Society) World Conference on Operation Research, Beijing, China, paper THC03-3, August 1999.

[61] Noboru ENDO, Akemi SAWADA, and Zhisheng NIU, “The Effect of Burst Duration of Input Traffic in SVC-based IP-over-ATM Networks”,7th ITC (International Teletraffic Congress) Specialist Seminar, Yokohama, Japan, pp.76-81, Oct. 1998.

[62] Rui TANG and Zhisheng NIU, “A Polling-based Scheduling Scheme for Guaranteed Quality-of-Service Wireless Multiple Access to ATM Networks”, 6th International Conference on Communication Technology (ICCT’98), Beijing, China, pp. S 31-10-1 --- S31-10-5, 1998.

[63] Jin LIU, Zhisheng NIU, and Junli ZHENG, “An Improved Vectoral Labeling Scheme for QoS-Guaranteed Routing Algorithm of ATM Networks”, 6th International Conference on Communication Technology (ICCT’98), Beijing, China, pp.S37-07-1 --- S37-07-5, 1998.

[64] Zhisheng NIU, Fumio KUBOTA, “A Bursty Transmission Scheme for Wireless ATM and its Analysis”, 5th International Conference on Communication Technology (ICCT’96), pp.276-280, Beijing, China, 1996.

[65] Zhisheng NIU, Fumio KUBOTA, Xiaokang LIN, “System Aspects of Wireless ATM Networks”, International Symposium on Information Science and Technology (ISIST’96), Beijing, China, pp.73-77, 1996.

[66] Zhisheng NIU, Haruo AKIMARU, Tsugio KOKUBUGATA, “A Priority Buffer Management Scheme for ATM and its Performance Evaluation”, 4th International Conference on Communication Technology (ICCT’94), pp.244-247, Shanghai, China, 1994.

[67] Zhisheng NIU, Haruo AKIMARU: “Studies on Mixed Delay and Nondelay Systems in ATM Networks”, 13th International Teletraffic Congress (ITC13), Copenhagen, Denmark, June 19-26, pp.515-520, 1991.

[68] Haruo AKIMARU, Zhisheng NIU: “Topics on Multiclass Traffic in Computer and Communications Networks”, TIMS (The Institute of Management Sciences) XXIX, Osaka, Japan, July 23-25, No.TD06-4, 1989.