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Kuai Xu

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Associate Professor
Faculty, WEST Campus, Mailcode 2352
Biography

Kuai Xu is an associate professor with the applied computing program at the School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences, New College of Interdisciplinary Arts and Sciences, at Arizona State University's West campus. Xu received doctorate in computer science from the University of Minnesota in September 2006, and bachelor's and master's degrees in computer science from Peking University, China, in 1998 and 2001, respectively.

Xu's research interests include network security, network measurement and analysis, cloud computing, home networks and online social networks.

Education
  • Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Minnesota 2006
  • M.S. Computer Science, Peking University, China 2001
  • B.S. Computer Science, Peking University, China 1998
Research Interests

My research interests include network security, network measurement and analysis, Internet routing and data center networking.

Publications
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, Lin Gu. Behavior Analysis of Internet Traffic via Bipartite Graphs and One-Mode Projections. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (2014).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, Lin Gu, Jianhua Gao, Yaohui Jin. Characterizing home network traffic: an inside view. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing (2014).
  • Kai Zhang, Qian Yu, Kai Lei, and Kuai Xu. Characterizing Tweeting Behaviors of Sina Weibo Users via Public Data Streaming. Proceedings of International Conference on Web-Age Information Management (WAIM) (2014).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, Richard Egli, Aaron Fives, Russell Howell, and Odayne Mcintyre. Object-Oriented Big Data Security Analytics: A Case Study on Home Network Traffic. Proceedings of International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA) (2014).
  • Linwei Niu and Kuai Xu. Improving schedulability and energy efficiency for real-time systems with (m,k)-guarantee. ACM SIGBED Review - Special Issue on the Work-in-Progress (WiP) session of the 33rd IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS'12) (2013).
  • Feng Wang, Haiyan Wang, Kuai Xu, Jianhong Wu, and Xiaohua Jia. Characterizing Information Diffusion in Online Social Networks with Linear Diffusive Model. Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS) (2013).
  • Kai Lei, Kai Zhang, and Kuai Xu. Understanding Sina Weibo Online Social Network: A Community Approach. Proceedings of IEEE GLOBECOM (2013).
  • Kuai Xu, Lin Gu, and Feng Wang. Monitoring Home Network Traffic via Programmable Routers. Proceedings of IEEE GLOBECOM (2013).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, and Haiyan Wang. Lightweight and Informative Traffic Metrics for Data Center Monitoring. Journal of Network and Systems Management (2012).
  • Wei Zhang, Weili Wu, Feng Wang, and Kuai Xu. Positive Influence Dominating Sets in Power-Law Graphs. Social Network Analysis and Mining (2012).
  • Feng Wang, Haiyan Wang, and Kuai Xu. Diffusive Logistic Model Towards Predicting Information Diffusion in Online Social Networks. Proceedings of IEEE ICDCS Workshop on Peer-to-Peer Computing and Online Social Networking (HOTPOST) (2012).
  • Feng Wang, Kuai Xu, and Haiyan Wang. Discovering Shared Interests in Online Social Networks. Proceedings of IEEE ICDCS Workshop on Peer-to-Peer Computing and Online Social Networking (HOTPOST) (2012).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, and Lin Gu. Profiling-as-a-Service in Multi-Tenant Cloud Computing Environments. Proceedings of International Workshop on Security and Privacy in Cloud Computing (2012).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, and Michael Lee. HomeTPS: Uncovering What is Happening in Home Networks. Proceedings of IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC) Demonstration Session (2012).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, Lin Gu, Jianhua Gao, and Yaohui Jin. Characterizing Home Network Traffic: An Inside View. Proceedings of International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA) (2012).
  • Linwei Niu and Kuai Xu. Improving Schedulability and Energy Efficiency for Real-Time Systems with (m,k)-Guarantee. Proceedings of IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS) Work-in-Progress Session (2012).
  • Feng Wang, Hongwei Du, Erika Camacho, Kuai Xu, Wonjun Lee, Yan Shi, Shan Shan. On positive influence dominating sets in social networks. Theoretical Computer Science (2011).
  • Kuai Xu, and Feng Wang. Behavioral Graph Analysis of Internet Applications. Proceedings of IEEE GLOBECOM (2011).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, and Lin Gu. Network-Aware Behavior Clustering of Internet End Hosts. Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM (2011).
  • Yingying Chen, Sourabh Jain, Vijay Adhikari, Zhi-Li Zhang, and Kuai Xu. A First Look at Inter-Data Center Traffic Characteristics via Yahoo! Datasets. Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM (2011).
  • Ang Li, Lin Gu, and Kuai Xu. Fast Anomaly Detection for Large Data Centers. Proceedings of 2010 IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (IEEE GLOBECOM 2010) (2010).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, and Bin Wang. Behavior Profiling and Analysis in Wireless Home Networks (Short Paper). Proceedings of 2010 IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (IEEE CCNC 2010) (2010).
  • Feng Wang, Erika Camacho, and Kuai Xu. Positive influence dominating set in online social networks. International Conference on Combinatorial Optimization and Applications (2009).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang. Cooperative Monitoring for Internet Data Centers. IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (2008).
Research Activity
  • Wang,Feng*, Wang,Haiyan, Xu,Kuai. NeTS: Small: RUI: Dynamic Mathematical Modeling Towards Understanding Information Diffusion in Online Social Networks. NSF-CISE(9/1/2012 - 8/31/2016).
Fall 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 330Computer Networks
ACO 399Supervised Research
ACO 423Data Science
ACO 484Internship
ACO 499Individualized Instruction
Summer 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 484Internship
Spring 2019
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 102Object-Oriented Programming
ACO 331Network Design
ACO 399Supervised Research
ACO 484Internship
ACO 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 102Object-Oriented Programming
ACO 330Computer Networks
ACO 399Supervised Research
ACO 484Internship
ACO 499Individualized Instruction
Spring 2018
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 102Object-Oriented Programming
ACO 399Supervised Research
ACO 421Data Mining and Warehousing
ACO 484Internship
ACO 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 102Object-Oriented Programming
ACO 331Network Design
ACO 484Internship
ACO 499Individualized Instruction
Summer 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 484Internship
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 421Data Mining and Warehousing
ACO 499Individualized Instruction
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 431Network Security
Summer 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 484Internship
Summer 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 484Internship
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
ACO 399Supervised Research
ACO 484Internship
ACO 493Honors Thesis
ACO 499Individualized Instruction
Presentations
  • Kuai Xu. Object-Oriented Big Data Security Analytics: A Case Study on Home Network Traffic. International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (Jun 2014).
  • Kuai Xu. Monitoring Home Network Traffic via Programmable Routers. IEEE GLOBECOM 2013 (Dec 2013).
  • Kuai Xu. Understanding Sina Weibo Online Social Network: A Community Approach. IEEE GLOBECOM 2013 (Dec 2013).
  • Kuai Xu. Behavior Analysis of Internet Traffic Via Bipartite Graphs and One-Mode Projections. Peking University Network and Information Security Laboratory Seminar (Aug 2013).
  • Kuai Xu. Dynamic Mathematical Modeling of Information Diffusion in Online Social Networks. IEEE Computer Communications Workshop (CCW) (Nov 2012).
  • Kuai Xu. Behavior Analysis of Internet Traffic Via Bipartite Graphs and One-Mode Projections. HKUST Computer Science and Engineering Departmental Seminar (Jul 2012).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, and Lin Gu. Profiling-as-a-Service in Multi-Tenant Cloud Computing Environments. International Workshop on Security and Privacy in Cloud Computing (Jun 2012).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, and Lin Gu. Network-Aware Behavior Clustering of Internet End Hosts. IEEE INFOCOM 2011 (Apr 2011).
  • Kuai Xu, Feng Wang, and Bin Wang. Behavior Profiling and Analysis in Wireless Home Networks. IEEE CCNC 2010 (Jan 2010).
Service
  • ACETS (Arizona Course Equivalency Tracking System) reviewer, Reviewer (2013 - Present)
  • ASU New College Faculty Ambassador, Ambassador (2013 - Present)
  • ASU New College Faculty Ambassador, Ambassador (2013 - Present)
  • IEEE ICC Communication and Information Systems Security Symposium, Program Committee Member (2014 - 2014)
  • ACETS (Arizona Course Equivalency Tracking System) reviewer, Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • Curriculum Committee, Chair (2012 - 2014)
  • IEEE INFOCOM, Program Committee Member (2014 - 2014)
  • IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • MNS Assessment Committees, Member (2014 - 2014)
  • IEEE Communications Magazine, Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems and Applications, Program Committee Member (2014 - 2014)
  • IEEE GLOBECOM Communication and Information System Security Symposium, Program Committee Member (2014 - 2014)
  • International Conference On Software Engineering and Data Engineering, Program Committee Member (2014 - 2014)
  • Computer Networks Journal, Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, Program Committee Member (2014 - 2014)
  • Discrete Mathematics, Algorithms and Applications, Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security, Reviewer (2014 - 2014)
  • IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference, General Co-Chair (2013 - 2013)
  • Workshop on Identification, Information and Knowledge on the Internet of Things, Program Committee Member (2013 - 2013)
  • MNS Assessment Committees, Member (2013 - 2013)
  • ACM Research in Applied Computation Symposium, Program Committee Member (2013 - 2013)
  • ACM Internet Measurement Conference, Program Committee Member (2013 - 2013)
  • IEEE GLOBECOM Communication and Information System Security Symposium, Program Committee Member (2013 - 2013)
  • International Conference On Software Engineering and Data Engineering, Program Committee Member (2013 - 2013)
  • Faculty Search Committee, Committee Member (2013 - 2013)
  • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, Program Committee Member (2013 - 2013)
  • IFIP/TC6 Networking, Program Committee Member (2013 - 2013)
  • IEEE ICC Communication and Information Systems Security Symposium, Program Committee Member (2012 - 2013)
  • Computer Communications, Reviewer (2012 - 2012)
  • International Journal of Security and Networks, Reviewer (2012 - 2012)
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2013, Reviewer (2012 - 2012)
  • ACM Research in Applied Computation Symposium, Program Committee Member (2012 - 2012)
  • IEEE Transactions on Dependable and Secure Computing, Reviewer (2012 - 2012)
  • International Conference On Software Engineering and Data Engineering, Program Committee Member (2012 - 2012)
  • Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Reviewer (2012 - 2012)
  • IEEE Transactions on Communications, Reviewer (2012 - 2012)
  • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, Program Committee Member (2012 - 2012)
  • IEEE CCNC International Workshop on Densely Connected Networks, Workshop Co-Chair (2011 - 2012)
  • Journal of Computer Science and Technology, Reviewer (2011 - 2011)
  • Journal of Network and Systems Management, Reviewer (2011 - 2011)
  • IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference, Program Committee Member (2011 - 2011)
  • ACM Research in Applied Computation Symposium, Program Committee Member (2011 - 2011)
  • IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Reviewer (2011 - 2011)
  • MILCOM 2012, Reviewer (2011 - 2011)
  • IEEE GLOBECOM Communication and Information System Security Symposium, Program Committee Member (2011 - 2011)
  • IEEE GLOBECOM Next-Generation Networking Symposium, Program Committee Member (2011 - 2011)
  • International Conference On Software Engineering and Data Engineering, Program Committee Member (2011 - 2011)
  • IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks, Program Committee Member (2011 - 2011)
  • IEEE CCNC International Workshop on Densely Connected Networks 2011, Workshop Co-Chair (2010 - 2011)
  • IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference, Program Co-Chair (2010 - 2010)
  • Knowledge and Information Systems, Reviewer (2010 - 2010)
  • International Congress on Computer Applications and Computational Science, Program Committee Member (2010 - 2010)
  • International Conference on Reliable and Autonomous Computational Science, Program Committee Member (2010 - 2010)
  • Theoretical Computer Science, Reviewer (2010 - 2010)
  • IEEE GLOBECOM Communication and Information System Security Symposium, Program Committee Member (2010 - 2010)
  • IEEE GLOBECOM Next-Generation Networking Symposium, Program Committee Member (2010 - 2010)
  • IEEE WCNIS Wireless Network Symposium, Program Committee Member (2010 - 2010)
  • International Performance Computing and Communications Conference, Program Co-Chair (2009 - 2009)
  • IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Reviewer (2009 - 2009)
  • U.S. Department of Commerce Broadband Technology Opportunities Program, Reviewer (2009 - 2009)
  • Journal of Communications, Reviewer (2009 - 2009)
  • International Journal of Internet Protocol Technology, Reviewer (2009 - 2009)
  • IEEE Communications Letters, Reviewer (2009 - 2009)
  • IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference, Chair of System Security Session (2008 - 2008)
  • Journal of Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience, Reviewer (2008 - 2008)
  • IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, Reviewer (2008 - 2008)
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2009, Reviewer (2008 - 2008)
  • International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems and Applications, Program Committee Member (2008 - 2008)
  • IEEE GLOBECOM Next Generation Networks, Protocols, and Services Symposium, Program Committee Member (2008 - 2008)