Email: xufei.mao@gmail.com

Publications (Selected)

Journal Articles

  • Wenchao Huang, Yan Xiong, Xiang-Yang Li, Hao Lin, Xufei Mao, Panlong Yang, Yunhao Liu, Xinfu Wang
    Swadloon: Direction Finding and Indoor Localization Using Acoustic Signal by Shaking Smartphones
    IEEE Transaction on Mobile Computing, November, 2014
  • Yaqin Zhou, Xiang-Yang Li, Min Liu, Xufei Mao, Shaojie Tang, Zhongcheng Li
    Throughput Optimizing Localized Link Scheduling for Multihop Wireless Networks under Physical Interference Model
    IEEE Trans. Parallel Distrib. Syst. 25(10): 2708-2720 (2014)
  • Dapeng Cheng, Yin Wang, Jinsong Han, Xufei Mao, Xiangrong Wang
    E2F: Achieving Energy-efficient Flooding with Constructive Interference in WSNs
    To be appear in Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Journals, 2014

  • Xufei Mao, S. Tang, J. Wang, X.Y. Li
    iLight: Device-Free Passive Tracking Using Wireless Sensor Networks
    IEEE Sensors Journal, Volume: 13 Issue: 10 Pages: 3785-3792, 2013
  • Y. Liu, Xufei Mao,Y. He, K. Liu, W. Gong and J. Wang
    CitySee: Not Only A Wireless Sensor Network
    IEEE Network, Volume: 27 Issue: 5 Pages: 42-47, 2013
  • Xufei Mao, X. Xu, S. Tang and X. Li
    Providing and Finding k-Road-Coverage Efficiently in Wireless Sensor Networks
    Wireless Communications & Mobile Computing, Volume: 12 Issue: 12 Pages: 1053-1065, 2013
  • D. Chen, Z. Qin, Xufei Mao, Z. Qin, P. Yang, Y. Liu
    SmokeGrenade: A Key Generation Protocol with Artificial Interference in wireless Networks
    IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics and Security (IEEE TIFS), 2013
  • Y. Wang, Y. He, Xufei Mao, Y. Liu, Z. Huang, X.Y. Li
    Exploiting Constructive Interference for Scalable Flooding in Wireless Networks
    IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (IEEE/ACM TON), 2013
  • C. Wang, M. Daneshmand, M. Dohler, R. Hu, Xufei Mao, H. Wang
    Special Issue on Internet of Things (IoT): Architecture, Protocols and Services
    IEEE Sensors Journal, Volume: 13 Issue: 10 Pages: 3505-3510, 2013
  • X. Shen, C. Bo, J. Zhang, S. Tang, Xufei Mao, G. Dai
    EFCon: Energy Flow Control for Sustainable Wireless Sensor Networks
    Ad Hoc Networks, Volume: 11 Issue: 4 Pages: 1421-1431, 2013
  • D. TAO, S. TANG, H. ZHANG, Xufei Mao, H. MA
    Strong Barrier Coverage Detection and Mending Algorithm for Directional Sensor Networks
    Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks, Volume: 18 Issue: 1-2 Pages: 17-33, 2013
  • Xufei Mao, Y. Liu, S. Tang, H. Liu, J. Han and X. Li
    Finding Best and Worst k-Coverage Paths in Multihop Wireless Sensor Networks
    IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (IEEE TPDS), Volume: PP Issue: 99, 2012
  • D. TAO, S. TANG, H. ZHANG,Xufei Mao, H. MA
    Strong Barrier Coverage in directional Sensor Networks
    Computer Communications, Volume: 35 Issue: 8 Pages: 895-905, 2012
  • C. Wang, C. Jiang, X. Li, S. Tang, Y. He, Xufei Mao, and Y. Liu
    Scaling Laws of Multicast Capacity for Power-Constrained Wireless Networks under Gaussian Channel Model
    IEEE Transactions on Computers (IEEE TOC), Volume: 61 Issue: 5 Pages: 713-725, 2012
  • Xufei Mao, S. Tang, X. Xu, X. Li and H. Ma,
    Energy Efficient Opportunistic Routing in Wireless Sensor Networks
    IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (IEEE TPDS), Volume: 22 Issue: 11 Pages:
    1934-1942, 2011
  • S. Tang, X. Li, Xufei Mao and C. Wang
    Impact of deployment size on the asymptotic capacity for wireless ad hoc networks under Gaussian channel model
    Wireless Networks (WINET), Volume: 17 Issue: 4 Pages: 817-832, 2011
  • Xufei Mao, X. Li and G. Dai
    Flow Admission Control for Multi-channel Multi-radio Wireless Networks
    Wireless Networks (WINET), Volume: 17 Issue: 3 Pages: 779-796, 2011
  • S. Wang, Xufei Mao, S. Tang, X. Li, J. Zhao and G. Dai
    On Movement-Assisted Connectivity Restoration in Wireless Sensor and Actor Networks
    IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (IEEE TPDS), Volume: 22 Issue: 4 Pages: 687-694, 2011
  • Xufei Mao, S. Tang, X. Li, M. Gu
    MENs: Multi-user Emergency Navigation System Using Wireless Sensor Networks
    Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks, Volume: 12 Issue 1-2 Pages: 23-53, 2011
  • X. Xu, X. Li, Xufei Mao, S. Tang and S. Wang
    A Delay-Efficient Algorithm for Data Aggregation in Multihop Wireless Sensor Networks
    IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (IEEE TPDS), Volume: 23 Issue: 1 Pages: 163-175, 2011
  • Xufei Mao, C. Zhou, Y. He, Z. Yang, S. Tang, W. Wang
    Guest Editorial: Special issue on wireless sensor networks, cyber-physical systems, and internet of things
    Tsinghua Science and Technology, Volume: 16 Issue: 6 Pages: 559-560, 2011
  • X. Yang, Xufei Mao, G. Pei and W. Song
    Distributed Topology Control for Efficient OSPF Routing in Multi-hop Wireless Networks
    Ad Hoc & Sensor Wireless Networks, Volume: 9 Issue: 3-4 Pages: 329-346, 2010
  • 陶丹,毛续飞,吴昊,
    "有向传感网络中基于图论的移动目标栅栏覆盖算法"
    北京邮电大学学报, Volume: 36 Issue: 5, 2013

Conferences & Workshops


  • Wenchao Huang, Yan Xiong, Xiang-Yang Li, Hao Lin, Xufei Mao, Panlong Yang, Yunhao Liu
    Shake and walk: Acoustic direction finding and fine-grained indoor localization using smartphones
    INFOCOM 2014: 370-378
  • Jiliang Wang, Zhichao Cao, Xufei Mao, Yunhao Liu
    Sleep in the Dins: Insomnia therapy for duty-cycled sensor networks
    INFOCOM 2014: 1186-1194
  • K. Wang, Xufei Mao, and Y. Liu
    BlindDate: A Neighbor Discovery Protocol
    Proceedings of the 42nd Annual International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP), 2013
  • D. Chen, Xufei Mao, Z. Qin, Z. Qin, P. Yang and Y. Liu
    SmokeGrenade: A Key Generation Protocol with Artificial Interference in wireless Networks
    Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-hoc and Sensor Systems (IEEE MASS), 2013

  • T. Jung, Xufei Mao, X. Li, S. Tang, W. Gong, L. Zhang
    Privacy-preserving data aggregation without secure channel: Multivariate polynomial evaluation
    Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM, Pages: 2634-2642, 2013
  • Y. Song, M. Liu, S. Tang, Xufei Mao
    Time series matrix factorization prediction of internet traffic matrices
    Proceedings of the 37th Annual IEEE Conference on Local Computer Networks (IEEE LCN), Pages: 284-287, 2012
  • C. Bo, D. Ren, S. Tang, X.Y. Li, Xufei Mao, Q. Huang, L. Mo, Z. Jiang, Y. Sun, Y. Liu
    Locating Sensors in the Forest: A Case Study in GreenOrbs
    Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM, Pages: 1026-1034, 2012
  • Xufei Mao, X. Miao, Y. He, T. Zhu, J. Wang, W. Dong, X.Y. Li, Y. Liu
    CitySee: Urban CO2 Monitoring with Sensors
    Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM, Pages: 1611-1619, 2012
  • Y. Wang, Y. He, Xufei Mao, Y. Liu, Z. Huang, X.Y. Li
    Exploiting Constructive Interference for Scalable Flooding in Wireless Networks
    Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM, Pages: 2104-2112, 2012
  • S. Tang, Xufei Mao, T. Jung, J. Han, X-Y Li, B. Xu, and C. Ma
    Closing the Gap in the Multicast Capacity of Hybrid Wireless Networks
    Proceedings of the 13th International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (ACM MOBIHOC), Pages: 135-144, 2012
  • S. Luo, Xufei Mao, Y. Sun, Y. Ji, S. Tang
    Delay Minimum Data Collection in the low-duty-cycle wireless sensor networks
    Proceedings of IEEE Global Communications Conference (IEEE GLOBECOM), Pages: 232-237, 2012
  • Y. Zhou, X.Y. Li, M. Liu, Z. Li, S. Tang, Xufei Mao, Q. Huang,
    Distributed Link Scheduling for Throughput Maximization under Physical Interference Model
    Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM, Pages: 2691-2695, 2012
  • G. Zhao, H. Ma, Y. Sun, H. Luo and Xufei Mao
    Enhanced Surveillance Platform with Low-Power Wireless Audio Sensor Networks
    IEEE International Symposium on a World of Wireless, Mobile and Multimedia Networks (IEEE WoWMoM), 2011
  • S. Tang, Xufei Mao, X.Y. Li and G. Dai
    Evaluating Coverage Quality Through Best Covered Paths in Wireless Sensor Networks
    IEEE 19th International Workshop on Quality of Service (IEEE IWQoS), 2011
  • Xufei Mao, S. Tang and X. Li
    Multiple Objects Device-Free Passive Tracking using Wireless Sensor Networks
    Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC), Pages: 1-5, 2011
  •  S. Tang, Xufei Mao, X.Y. Li
    Efficient and Fast Distributed Top-k Query Protocol in Wireless Sensor Networks
    Proceedings of the 19th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (IEEE ICNP), Pages: 99-108, 2011
  • P. Yuan, H. Ma, and Xufei Mao
    The Dissemination Speed of Correlated Messages in Opportunistic Networks
    Proceedings of the 16th IEEE Symposium on Computers and Communications (IEEE ISCC), 2011
  • Xufei Mao, S. Tang, X. Xu, X. Li and H. Ma,
    iLight: Indoor Device-Free Passive Tracking Using Wireless Sensor Networks
    Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM, Pages: 281-285, 2011
  • S. Tang, J. Yuan, Xufei Mao, X. Li, W. Chen, and G. Dai
    Relationship Classification in Large Scale Online Social Networks and Its Impact on Information Propagation
    Proceedings of IEEE INFOCOM, Pages: 2291-2299, 2011
  • D. TAO, Xufei Mao, S. TANG, H. ZHANG, H. Ma, H. Xie
    Strong Barrier Coverage using directional sensors with arbitrarily tunable orientations
    Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Mobile Adhoc and Sensor Networks (IEEE MSN), Pages: 68-74, 2011
  • K. Yue, L. Wang, S. Ren, Xufei Mao, X. Li,
    An Adaptive Discrete Event Model for Cyber-Physical System
    Analytic Virtual Integration of Cyber-Physical Systems Workshop, USA, Pages: 9-15, 2010

  • X. Xu, S. Tang, Xufei Mao, and X. Li
    Distributed Gateway Placement for Cost Minimization in Wireless Mesh Networks
    International Conference on Distributed Computing System (IEEE ICDCS), 2010
  • X. Xu, S. Wang, Xufei Mao, S. Tang, P. Xu, X. Li
    Efficient Data Aggregation in Multi-hop WSNs
    Proceedings of IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (IEEE GLOBECOM), Pages: 3916-3921, 2009
  • Xufei Mao, X. Li, W. Song, P. Xu and K. Moaveni-Nejad
    Energy Efficient Opportunistic Routing in Wireless Networks
    Proceedings of the 12th ACM International Conference on Modeling, Analysis, and Systems (ACM MSWIM), Pages: 253-260, 2009
  • S. Tang, X. Wu, Xufei Mao, Y. Wu, P. Xu, and G. Chen, X. Li
    Low Complexity Stable Link Scheduling for Maximizing Throughput in Wireless Networks
    Proceedings of 6th Annual IEEE-Communications-Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Network (IEEE SECON), Pages: 171-179, 2009
  • S. Tang, X. Li and Xufei Mao
    Capacity Bounds for Large Scale Wireless Ad Hoc Networks Under Gaussian Channel model
    Proceedings of 6th Annual IEEE Communications Society Conference on Sensor, Mesh and Ad Hoc Communications and Network (IEEE SECON), Pages: 180-188, 2009
  • S. Tang, Xufei Mao and X. Li
    Optimal k-support Coverage Paths in Wireless Sensor Networks
    Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications (IEEE PerCom), Pages: 519-524, 2009
  • X. Xu, S. Wang, Xufei Mao, S. Tang, X. Li
    An Improved Approximation Algorithm for Data Aggregation in Multi-hop Wireless Sensor Networks
    Proceedings of the 2nd ACM International Workshop on Foundations of Wireless Ad Hoc and Sensor Networking and Computing (ACM FOWANC), Pages: 47-56, 2009
  • X. Shen, C. Bo, Xufei Mao and X. Li
    Poster Abstract: SolarMote-A Low-cost Solar Energy Supplying and Monitoring System for Wireless Sensor Networks
    Proceedings of the 7th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (ACM SenSys), Pages: 413-414, 2009
  • Xufei Mao, X. Li, X. Shen and F. Chen
    Demo Abstract: iLight: Device-Free Passive Tracking by Wireless Sensor Networks
    Proceedings of the 7th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (ACM SenSys), Pages: 315-316, 2009
  • C. Ren, Xufei Mao, P. Xu, G. Dai, Z. Li
    Delay and Energy Efficiency Tradeoffs for Data Collections and Aggregation in Large Scale Wireless Sensor Networks
    Proceedings of 6th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Adhoc and Sensor Systems, Pages: 977-982, 2009
  • C. Ren, Xufei Mao, X. Li, P. Xu, G. Dai
    Efficient data collection for wireless networks: Delay and Energy Tradeoffs
    IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (IEEE GLOBECOM), 2009
  • W. Song, Xufei Mao, G. Pei
    Distributed Topology Control for Efficient OSPF Routing in Multi-hop Wireless Networks
    3rd International Workshop on Localized Algorithms and Protocols for Wireless Sensor Networks (LOCALGOS), 2009
  • X. Li, J. Zhao, Y. Wu, S. Tang, X. Xu, Xufei Mao
    Broadcast Capacity for Wireless Ad Hoc Networks
    Proceedings of 5th IEEE International Conference on Mobile Ad-Hoc and Sensor Systems (IEEE MASS), Pages: 114-123, 2008
  • Xufei Mao, X. Li, and S. Tang
    Multicast Capacity for Hybrid Wireless networks
    Proceedings of the 9th ACM International Symposium on Mobile Ad Hoc Networking and Computing (ACM MOBIHOC), Pages: 189-198, 2008
  • Xufei Mao, X. Li, and S. Kami Makki
    Comparative Methods of Channel Assignment in Multivariate Wireless Networks
    Sensor and Ad Hoc Networks – Theoretical and Algorithmic Aspects, Pages: 101-121, 2008

  • Xufei Mao, X. Li, and S. Kami Makki
    Static Channel Assignment for Multi-channel Multi-hop and Multi-radio Wireless Networks
    in the International Workshop on Theoretical and Algorithmic Aspects of Sensor and Ad-Hoc Networks (WTASA), 2007
  • D. Li, Xufei Mao, J. Yu and G. Wang
    A Destruction-resistant Dynamic Routing Algorithm for LEO/MEO Satellite Networks
    in the 4th International Conference on Computer and Information Technology Wuhan, China, 14-16 September 2004(CIT2004)