Fanxin Kong Portrait

Fanxin Kong

Assistant Professor

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Degrees

  • Ph.D. in Computer Science, McGill University
  • M.S. in Computer Science, Northeastern University (CN)
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Northeastern University (CN)

Research interests

  • Security, sustainability, and real-time aspects for Cyber-Physical Systems and Internet of Things

Current Research

My research interests include security, sustainability and real-time aspects for Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) and Internet of Things (IoT). My application areas include automobiles and transportation systems, cloud and data centers, and power and energy systems. My research techniques include optimization, algorithm design, data analysis, machine learning, control, and game theory.

Courses taught

  • Design of Operating Systems

Recent Publications

  • Fanxin Kong, Meng Xu, James Weimer, Oleg Sokolsky, and Insup Lee, “Cyber-Physical System Checkpointing and Recovery”, in the 9th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS), 2018.
  • Fanxin Kong, Xue Liu, and Insup Lee, “Joint Rate Control and Demand Balancing for Electric Vehicle Charging”, in the 3rd ACM/IEEE International Conference on Internet-of-Things Design and Implementation (IoTDI), 2018.
  • Fanxin Kong, Xue Liu, Zhonghao Sun, and Qinglong Wang, “Smart Rate Control and Demand Balancing for Electric Vehicle Charging”, in the ACM/IEEE 7th International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS), 2016, pp. 1-10.
  • Fanxin Kong and Xue Liu, “GreenPlanning: Optimal Energy Source Selection and Capacity Planning for Green Datacenters”, in the ACM/IEEE 7th International Conference on Cyber-Physical Systems (ICCPS), 2016, pp. 1-10.