Feng Ye

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Feng Ye

Assistant Professor

  • Full-Time Faculty

Profile

Dr. Feng Ye is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH, USA. He received a Ph.D. degree from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln (UNL), Omaha, NE, USA, 2015, and a B.S. degree from Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, 2011. Prior to joining UD, he was with the Department of ECE, UNL as an instructor and a researcher from 2015 to 2016. His research interests include wireless communications and networks, green ICT, cyber security and communication network security, smart grid communications and energy optimization, and big data analytics and applications. He serves as the secretary of the IEEE Technical Committee on Green Communications and Computing (TCGCC). He is currently an associate editor of Security and Privacy (Wiley), and China Communications. He serves as the publicity co-chair of IEEE CBDCom 2018; the co-chair of Cognitive Radio and Networking Symposium, IEEE ICC 2018. He also serves as a TPC member for numerous international conferences, including INFOCOM, Globecom, VTC, ICC, etc. He is also a reviewer for several IEEE journals, including IEEE Transactions on Big Data, IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking, IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, etc. He is the recipient of the 2015 Top Reviewer of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society.

Selected Publications

Books
  • Ye, F., Qian,Y., & Hu, R. Q. Forthcoming. Smart grid communication infrastructures – Big data, cloud computing, and security. Wiley.
  • Qian, Y., Ye, F., & Chen, Hsiao, H. Forthcoming. Security in wireless communication networks. Wiley.
Journal Papers
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2018). Smart service-aware wireless mixed-area networks. IEEE Network Magazine.
  • Fang, D., Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Sharif, H. (2017). Cloud-based incentive mechanisms for sensing in mobile sensor networks. International Journal of Handheld Computing Research (IJHCR) 8.3, 1-14.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2017, June). Incentive load scheduling schemes for PHEV battery exchange stations in smart grid. IEEE Systems Journal, 11(2), 922-930.
  • Evans, T., Tossou, K., Ye, F., Shu, Z., Qian, Y., Yang, Y., & Sharif, H. (2016, February). A new architecture for application-aware cognitive multihop wireless networks. IEEE Wireless Communications, 23, (1), 120-127.
  • Zhang, X., Ye, F., Fan, S., Guo, J., Xu, G., & Qian, Y. (2016). An adaptive security protocol for a wireless sensor‐based-monitoring network in smart grid transmission lines. Security and Communication Networks, 9(1), 60-71.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2016). Identity-based schemes for secured big data and cloud ICT framework in smart grid. Security and Communication Networks, 9(18), 5262-5277.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2016, February). A real-time information based demand-side management system in smart grid. IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, 27(2), 329-339.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2015). HIBaSS: Hierarchical identity-based signature scheme for AMI downlink transmission. Security and Communication Networks. doi:10.1002/sec.1217
  • Ye, F., Liang, Y., Zhang, H., Zhang, X., & Qian, Y. (2015, May). Design and analysis of a wireless monitoring network for transmission lines in smart Grid. Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing. doi:10.1002/wcm.2594
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., Hu, R. Q., & Das, S. K. (2015, September). Reliable energy-efficient uplink transmission for neighborhood area networks in smart grid. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 6(5), 2179-2188.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2015, January). Energy efficient self-sustaining wireless neighborhood area network design for smart grid. IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, 6(1), 220-229.
  • Ye, F., & Qian, Y. (2015, September). Secure communication networks in the advanced metering infrastructure of smart grid. ZTE Communications, 13(3), 13-20.
  • Liang, Q., Ye, F., Gao, L., Gan, X., Chu, T., Tian, X., Wang, X., & Guizani, M. (2011, November). Spectrum trading in cognitive radio networks: An agent-based model under demand uncertainty. IEEE Transactions on Communications, 59(11), 3192-3203.
Conference Proceedings
  • Xu, S., & Ye, F. (2018, May). A predicate encryption based anomaly detection scheme for e-health communication network. Proceedings of the IEEE ICC'18, Kansas City, MO. 
  • Fang, D., & Ye, F. (2018, May). Identity management for e-health systems over 5G networks. Proceedings of the IEEE ICC'18, Kansas City, MO. 
  • Ye, F., & Qian, Y. (2017, December). A security architecture for networked Internet of Things devices. Proceedings of the IEEE Globecom'17, Singapore.
  • Ye, F., Sun, Y., & Rettig, A. (2017, November). Authentication and access control for an IoT green roof monitoring system. Proceedings of the CyberSciTech 2017, Orlando, FL.
  • Fang, D., Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Sharif, H. (2017). An efficient incentive mechanism for cloud-based mobile sensor network. Proceedings of the IEEE EIT'17, 229-234, Lincoln, NE, USA.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2015, December). An identity-based security scheme for a big data driven cloud-computing framework in smart grid. Proceedings of the IEEE Globecom'15, San Diego, CA.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2015, March). Design for reliable and self-sustaining neighborhood area network in smart grid. Proceedings of the Design of Reliable Communication Networks (DRCN).
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2014, December). Self-sustaining wireless neighborhood area network design for smart grid. Proceedings of the IEEE Globecom'14, Austin, TX.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2014, December). A security protocol for advanced metering infrastructure in smart grid. Proceedings of the IEEE Globecom'14, Austin, TX.
  • Fan, S., Ye, F., Guo, J., Liang, Y., Xu, G., Zhang, X., & Qian, Y. (2014, August). A security protocol for wireless sensor networks designed for monitoring smart grid transmission lines. Proceedings of the ICCCN'14, Shanghai, China.
  • Zheng, G., Ye, F., Guo, J., Liang, Y., Xu, G., Zhang, X., & Qian, Y. (2014, August). A wireless sensor network for monitoring smart grid transmission lines. Proceedings of the ICCCN'14, Shanghai, China.
  • Ye, F., Zhou, J., Qian, Y., & Hu, R. Q. (2013, December). Application-aware routing for multi-hop cognitive radio networks with channel bonding. Proceedings of the IEEE Globecom’13, 4372-4377.
  • Ye, F., Qian, Y., Yang, Y., & Sharif, H. (2013, April). Xing-Zone bridge construction for multi-hop cognitive radio networks with channel bonding. Proceedings of the IEEE WCNC’13, 1709-1714.
  • Ye, F., Zhou, J., Yang, Y., Sharif, H., & Qian, Y. (2012, December). Constructing backbone of a multi-hop cognitive radio network with channel bonding. Proceedings of the IEEE Globecom'12, 5596-5601.

Selected Honors and Awards

  • Folsom Distinguished Doctoral Dissertation Award (honorable mention), 2016
  • 2015 Top Review for IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2016
  • NSF Student Travel Award to attend CANSec’14, 2014
  • Student Travel Award to attend IEEE Globecom’12, 2012

Courses Taught

  • ECE 499-02/595-01: Wireless Security
  • ECE 499-05/595-05: System Modeling & Evaluation
  • ECE 499-02/595-01: Computer Network
  • ECE 499-05/595-05: Network Security

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Nebraska – Lincoln, 2015
  • B.S., Information Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, 2011 

Professional Activities

Professional Membership
  • The secretary of TCGCC (IEEE Technical Committee on Green Communications and Computing) in IEEE Communication Society
  • IEEE Member
Editorship
  • Associate editor of Security And Privacy Journal, Wiley
  • Associate editor of China Communications
Conference Organizing Team Member

Active:

  • Co-chair for IEEE ICC 2018 - Cognitive Radio and Networking Symposium
  • Co-chair for IEEE CBDCom 2018 - Publicity chair

Previous:

Technical Program Committee Member (TPC)
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2018
  • WiOpt 2018
  • EIT 2017
  • IEEE VTC 2017 Fall
  • IEEE VTC 2017 Spring
  • IEEE SmartGridComm 2016
  • IEEE VTC 2016 Fall
  • IEEE VTC 2016 Spring
  • ACM SAC 2016 TPC
  • ICCCN 2015
  • ICT 2015
Reviewer (Selected)
  • IEEE Access
  • IEEE Communications Magazine
  • IEEE Network Magazine
  • IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine
  • IEEE Transactions on Big Data
  • IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security
  • IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering
  • IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology
  • IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid
  • IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems
  • IEEE Transactions on Green Communications and Networking
  • IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
  • IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
  • IEEE Internet of Things Journal
  • Security and Communication Networks
  • International Journal of Communication Systems
  • Journal of Network and Systems Management
  • Wireless Communications and Mobile Computing

Research Interests

  • Information and Network Security
  • Wireless Communications and Networks
  • IoT and Smart Cities
  • Big Data and Cloud Computing
  • Smart Grid Communications