Zhongmei Yao

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Zhongmei Yao

Associate Professor; Joint Appointment with Computer Engineering

  • Full-Time Faculty


Dr. Zhongmei Yao is an assistant professor in the Department of Computer Science. She joined UD in Fall 2009 after receiving her Ph.D. from Texas A&M University. Her passion for teaching and research led her to UD. She truly enjoys programming computers. She likes the complexity involved with technology and being able to conduct extensive research in this area.


  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, Texas A&M University, 2009

Research Interests

Design and analysis of computer networks and distributed systems, including:

  • Network modeling
  • Stochastic processes
  • Peer-to-peer computing
  • Wireless networks
  • Cloud computing