Network Research Lab

Network Research Lab

  • Network Research Lab at Cal State LA conducts cutting-edge research in the broad areas of computer networks, cloud computing and network security. Recent research projects are in the area of Internet of Things (IoT), cloud computing optimization, security and privacy in IoT and cloud systems. If you are interested in the above research areas, please send emails to the faculty members listed below.

Faculty Members

huiping jiang ye zhu
Huiping Guo Jiang Guo Zilong Ye Yuqing Zhu


Research Areas

  • Network system design
  • Cloud computing
  • Network security
  • Internet of Things

Selected Publications

  • L. Luo, Y. Kong, M. Noormohammadpour, Z. Ye, G. Sun. H. Yu and B. Li, “Deadline-Aware Fast One-to-Many Bulk Transfers over Inter-Datacenter Networks,” IEEE Transctions on Cloud Computing, 2019.

  • 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. 

  • 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.

  • Fatemah Alharbi and Huiping Guo, “RSA Based Key Compromised Resistant Protocol(KCR) For Large Databases”, International Conference on Computer Science and Applications, Oct 21-23, San Francisco

  • Yuqing Zhu, Deying Li, Huiping Guo and Raj Pamula, “New Competitive Influence Propagation Models in Social Networks”, International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Networks, Oct 19-22, 2015, Dallas

  • Jane Dong and Huiping Guo, “Effective Collaborative Inquiry-based Learning in Undergraduate Computer Networking Curriculum”, ASEE 2014 Annual Conference & Exposition, June 15-18  2014, Indianapolis

  • Yingjiu Li, Huiping Guo and Shuhong Wang, "A Multiple Bits Watermark for Relational Data", Journal of Database Management , 19(3), pages 1-21,  July-September, 2008

  • Yuqing Zhu, Deying Li, Ruidong Yan, Weili Wu, and Yuanjun Bi, "Maximizing the Influence and Profit in Social Networks," IEEE Transactions on Computational Social Systems, 2017, DOI: 10.1109/TCSS.2017.2715183

  • Donghyun Kim, Lirong Xue, Deying Li, Yuqing Zhu, Wei Wang, and Alade O. Tokuta, "On Theoretical Trajectory Planning of Multiple Drones To Minimize Latency in Search-and-Reconnaissance Operations," IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2017, DOI: 10.1109/TMC.2017.2689013

  • Yuqing Zhu, Weili Wu, and Deying Li, "Efficient Client Assignment for Client-Server Systems," IEEE Transactions on Network and Service Management, 2016, 13(4): 835-84