Zilong Ye

College of Engineering, Computer Science, and Technology
Department of Computer Science

Zilong Ye, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor
Department of Computer Science
California State University, Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive, Los Angeles, CA 90032
Office: E&T A327
Phone: (323) 343-6689
E-mail: zye5@calstatela.edu
 

    me

     About Me

     News

    • The ACM Mobihoc workshop on MobileHealth will be held in Los Angeles, June 26-29, 2018. Welcome to make submissions to the workshop!
    • Our paper on deadline-guaranteed point-to-multipoint bulk transfer has been accepted by ICC 2018.
    • Our paper on deadline-aware bulk transfer has been accepted by INFOCOM 2018.
    • Our paper on collaborative AI and robot society has been pre-printed on arXiv, https://arxiv.org/abs/1712.08296.

     Research

    • My research interests focus on algorithm and system design in the computer networking areas, including Network Function Virtualization, Software-Defined Networking, Information-Centric Networking, Cloud Computing, Internet of Things and Optical Networking.

       Publications

            2018:
      • L. Luo, H. Yu and Z. Ye, "Deadline-guaranteed Point-to-Multipoint Bulk Transfers in Inter-Datacenter Networks," in IEEE ICC, 2018. news
      • L. Luo, H. Yu, Z. Ye and X. Du, "Online Deadline-aware Bulk Transfer over Inter-Datacenter WANs," in IEEE INFOCOM, 2018. news
      • J. Sunthonlap, P. Nguyen and Z. Ye, "Intelligent Device Discovery in the Internet of Things - Enabling the Robot Society," https://arxiv.org/abs/1712.08296. news
      • H. Sadadi, D. Aloufi and Z. Ye, "Predict Movie Revenue by Sentimental Analysis of Twitter," in ACM ICDPA, Guangzhou, China, 2018.
      • S. Alharbi, P. Rodriguez, R. Maharaja, P. Iyer, N. Bose and Z. Ye, "FOCUS: A Fog Computing-based Security System for the Internet of Things," in IEEE CCNC workshop on Edge Computing, 2018. 
      • J. Sunthonlap, P. Nguyen, H. Wang, M. Pourhomayoun, Y. Zhu and Z. Ye, "SAND: A Social-Aware and Distributed Scheme for Device Discovery in the Internet of Things," IEEE ICNC, 2018. 
      • H. Wang, A. Balasubramani and Z. Ye, "Optimal Planning of Renewable Generations for Electric Vehicle Charging Station," IEEE ICNC, 2018. 

      ​        2017:

      • C. Galdamez, R. Pamula and Z. Ye, "Cost-Efficient Virtual Network Function Chaining over NFV-based Telecommunication Networks," in IEEE ANTS, 2017.
      • S. Alharbi, P. Rodriguez, R. Maharaja, P. Iyer, N. Bose and Z. Ye, "Secure the Internet of Things with Challenge Response Authentication in Fog Computing," in IEEE IPCCC, 2017. (poster)
      • G. Zhao, Z. Xu, Z. Ye, K. Wang and J. Wu, "A Load-Balancing Algorithm Based on Key-Link and Resource Contribution Degree for Virtual Optical Networks Mapping," IEEE CITS, 2017.
      • C. Galdamez and Z. Ye, "Resilient Virtual Network Mapping Against Large-scale Regional Failures," IEEE WOCC, 2017. (Invited) 
      • L. Liu, M. Bahrami, Y Peng, L. Xie, A. Ito, S. Mnatsakanyan, G. Qu, Z. Ye, H. Guo, "ICN-FC: An Information-Centric Networking Based Framework for Efficient Functional Chaining," IEEE ICC, 2017. 
      • Z. Ye, Y. Zhu, P. N. Ji, C. Sun and R. Pamula, "Virtual Infrastructure Mapping in Software-Defined Elastic Optical Networks," Springer Photonic Network Communications Journal (PNC), 2017. 
      • M. Bahrami, L. Xie, L. Liu, A. Ito, Y Peng, S. Mnatsakanyan, G. Qu, Z. Ye, H. Guo, "Secure Functional Chaining Enabled by Information-Centric Networking," IEEE ICNC, 2017.

              2016:

      • H. Wang, Z. Ye, "Renewable Energy-Aware Demand Response for Distributed Data Centers in Smart Grid," IEEE Green Energy and System Conference (GESC), 2016.
      • A. Guardado, Z. Ye, H. Guo, L. Liu, L. Xie and A. Ito, "NDNWiFi: Named Data Networking enabled WiFi in Challenged Communication Environments," IEEE GLOBECOM workshop on ICN solutions for Real-world Applications 2016.
      • L. Liu, L. Xie, M. Bahrami, Y Peng, A. Ito, S. Mnatsakanyan, G. Qu, Z. Ye, H. Guo, "Demonstration of a Functional Chaining System Enabled by Named-Data Networking," ACM ICN, 2016. (Best Demo Award)
      • Z. Ye, X. Cao and C. Qiao, "Joint Topology Design and Mapping of Service Function Chains in Network Function Virtualization," IEEE GLOBECOM, 2016.
      • Z. Ye and Philip N. Ji, "Multilayer Virtual Infrastructure Mapping in IP over WDM Networks," IEEE/OSA OECC 2016.
      • Z. Ye, X. Cao, J. Wang, H. Yu and C. Qiao, "Joint Topology Design and Mapping of Service Function Chains for Efficient, Scalable and Reliable Network Function Virtualization," IEEE Network, 2016.

             2015:

      • L. Liu, Z. Ye and A. Ito, "CAMS: Coordinator Assisted Mobility Support for Seamless and Bandwidth-Efficient Handover in ICN," IEEE GLOBECOM workshop on ICN solutions for Real-world Applications 2015. 
      • X. Gao, Z. Ye, W. Zhong, Y. Zhao, J. Fan, X. Cao, H. Yu and C. Qiao, "Virtual Network Mapping for Multicast Services with Max-Min Fairness of Reliability," IEEE/OSA Journal of Optical Communications and Networking (JOCN), 2015.
      • X. Gao, W. Zhong, Z. Ye, Y. Zhao, J. Fan, X. Cao, H. Yu and C. Qiao, "Virtual Network Mapping for Reliable Multicast Services with Max-Min Fairness," IEEE GLOBECOM 2015.
      • J. Fan, Z. Ye, C. Guan, X. Gao, K. Ren and C. Qiao, "GREP: Guaranteeing Reliability with Enhanced Protection in NFV," ACM SIGCOMM workshop on HotMiddleBox 2015.
      • S. Shakya, X. Cao, Z. Ye and C. Qiao, "Spectrum Allocation in Spectrum-sliced Elastic Optical Path Networks using Prediction," Springer Photonic Network Communications (PNC), 2015.
      • X. Gao, Z. Ye, C. Qiao, X. Cao, H. Zhang and H. Yu, "Multicast Service-oriented Virtual Network Mapping over Elastic Optical Networks," IEEE ICC 2015.
             2014:
      • Z. Ye, A. N. Patel, P. N. Ji and C. Qiao, "Survivable Virtual Infrastructure Mapping with Dedicated Protection in Transport Software-Defined Networks," IEEE/OSA Journal of Optical Communications and Networking (JOCN), 2014. (Invited)
      • W. Tang, X. Yang, J. Li and Z. Ye, "Dynamic Multicast Light-Tree Construction in Intra-Datacenter Networks with Fast Optical Switching," Journal of Internet Technology (JIT), Nov., 2014.
      • S. Shakya, N. Pradhan, X. Cao, Z. Ye and C. Qiao, "Virtual Network Embedding and Reconfiguration in Elastic Optical Networks," IEEE GLOBECOM 2014.
      • Z. Ye, A. N. Patel, P. N. Ji, and C. Qiao, "Distance-Adaptive and Fragmentation-Aware Optical Traffic Grooming in Flexible Grid Optical Networks," IEEE/OSA OECC 2014.
      • Z. Ye, A. N. Patel, P. N. Ji, and C. Qiao, "Root Mean Square (RMS) Factor for Assessing Spectral Fragmentation in Flexible Grid Optical Networks," IEEE/OSA OECC 2014.
      • A. N. Patel, Z. Ye, P. N. Ji and C. Qiao "Survivable Virtual Infrastructure Mapping with Shared Protection in Transport Software-Defined Networks (T-SDNs)," IEEE/OSA OECC 2014.
      • Z. Ye, X. Li, A. N. Patel, P. N. Ji, X. Cao and C. Qiao, "Upgrade-aware Virtual Infrastructure Mapping in Software-Defined Elastic Optical Networks," Springer Photonic Network Communications (PNC), June, 2014.
      • Z. Ye, A. N. Patel, P. N. Ji, and C. Qiao, "Survivable Virtual Infrastructure Mapping over Transport Software-Defined Networks," IEEE/OSA OFC 2014.
      • A. N. Patel, Z. Ye, and P. N. Ji, "Cloud Service Embedding over Software-Defined Flexible Grid Optical Transport Networks," IEEE/OSA OFC 2014.
      • S. Shakya, X. Cao, Z. Ye and C. Qiao, "Spectrum Allocation for Time-varying Traffic in Elastic Optical Networks using Traffic Pattern," IEEE/OSA OFC 2014.
             2013:
      • Z. Ye, A. N. Patel, P. N. Ji, C. Qiao and T. Wang, "Virtual Infrastructure Embedding over Software-Defined Flex-grid Optical Networks," IEEE GLOBECOM workshop on SDN on Optics 2013.
      • S. Shakya, Y. Wang, X. Cao, Z. Ye and C. Qiao, "Minimize Sub-carrier Reallocation in Elastic Optical Path Networks using Traffic Prediction," IEEE GLOBECOM 2013.
      • Z. Ye, X. Cao, X. Gao and C. Qiao, "A Predictive and Incremental Grooming Scheme for Time-varying Traffic in WDM Networks," IEEE INFOCOM mini-conference 2013.

       Patents

      • Z. Ye L. Liu, and A. Ito, "Packet Handling in Information Centric Networks," US Patent, Application No. 14/845, 206.
      • L. Liu, A. Ito and Z. Ye, "Intelligent Routing in Information Centric Networking," US Patent, Application No. 14/845,151.

       Teaching

      • CS1010 - Introduction to Higher Education in Computer Science Majors
      • CS2011 - Introduction to Java Programming
      • CS4470 - Computer Networking Protocols
      • CS4471 - Computer Network Configurations and Management
      • CS4963 - Computer Science Recapitulation
      • CS5470 - Advanced Computer Networks

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