報告題目：Collaborative mobiles Charging: From Abstraction to Solution
報告摘要：Wireless energy charging using mobiles vehicles has been a viable research topic recently in the area of wireless networks and mobiles computing. This talk gives a short survey of recent research conducted in our research group in the area of collaborative mobiles charging. In collaborative mobiles charging, multiple mobiles chargers work together to accomplish a given set of objectives. These objectives include charging sensors at different frequencies with a minimum number of mobiles chargers and reaching the farthest sensor for a given set of mobiles chargers, subject to various constraints, including speed and energy limits of mobiles chargers. Testbed results are also given on the proposed mobiles charging solutions. Through the process of problem formulation, solution construction, and future work extension for problems related to collaborative mobiles charging and coverage, we present three principles for good practice in conducting research, that is, select a simple problem, find an elegant solution, and use imagination for extension.
個人簡介：Jie Wu is the Director of the Center for Networked Computing and Laura H. Carnell professor at Temple University. He also serves as the Director of International Affairs at College of Science and Technology. He served as Chair of Department of Computer and Information Sciences from the summer of 2009 to the summer of 2016 and Associate Vice Provost for International Affairs from the fall of 2015 to the summer of 2017. Prior to joining Temple University, he was a program director at the National Science Foundation and was a distinguished professor at Florida Atlantic University. His current research interests include mobiles computing and wireless networks, routing protocols, cloud and green computing, network trust and security, and social network applications. Dr. Wu regularly publishes in scholarly journals, conference proceedings, and books. He serves on several editorial boards, including IEEE Transactions on mobiles Computing, IEEE Transactions on Service Computing, the Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, and the Journal of Computer Science and Technology. Dr. Wu was general co-chair for IEEE MASS 2006, IEEE IPDPS 2008, IEEE ICDCS 2013, ACM MobiHoc 2014, ICPP 2016, and IEEE CNS 2016, as well as program co-chair for IEEE INFOCOM 2011 and CCF CNCC 2013. He was an IEEE Computer Society Distinguished Visitor, ACM Distinguished Speaker, and chair for the IEEE Technical Committee on Distributed Processing (TCDP). Dr. Wu is a Fellow of the AAAS and a Fellow of the IEEE.