Faculty

Miao Pan
Dr. Miao Pan
Assistant Professor
Office Location: W342A Engineering Building 2
Phone: 713-743-0557 | Fax: 713-743-4444
Email: mpan2 [at] uh [dot] edu

Education: 

B.S., Electrical Engineering, Dalian University of Technology, China, 2004
M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications, China, 2007
Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Florida, 2012

Awards & Honors: 

NSF Faculty Early CAREER Award, NSF, 2014
Best Paper Award, IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom), 2015
General Graduate Fellowships, University of Florida, 2007

Research Interests: 

Cognitive Radio Networks

Spectrum Trading and Network Economics

Cybersecurity

Underwater Communications and Networks

Renewable Energy Integration in Smart Grids

Protocol Design in RFID Systems

Resource Management in Cloud Computing

Secure and Sustainable Designs for Data Centers

Selected Publications: 

Yunan Gu, Yanru Zhang, Miao Pan and Zhu Han, "Matching and Cheating in Device to Device Communications Underlaying Cellular Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 33, No. 10, pp. 2156-2166, September 2015.

Yan Long, Hongyan Li, Hao Yue, Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "SUM: Spectrum Utilization Maximization in Energy-Constrained Cooperative Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 32, No. 11, pp. 2105-2116, November 2014.

Hao Yue, Chi Zhang, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Shigang Chen, "Unknown-target Information Collection in Sensor-enabled RFID Systems", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), Vol. 22, No. 4, pp. 1164-1175, August 2014.

Miao Pan, Pan Li, Yang Song, Yuguang Fang, Phone Lin and Savo Glisic, "When Spectrum Meets Clouds: Optimal Session Based Spectrum Trading under Spectrum Uncertainty", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 32, No. 3, pp. 615-627, March 2014.

Yuanxiong Guo, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Pramod P. Khargonekar, "Decentralized Coordination of Energy Utilization for Residential Households in the Smart Grid", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid (TSG), Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 1341-1350, September 2013.

Miao Pan, Hao Yue, Chi Zhang and Yuguang Fang, "Path Selection under Budget Constraints in Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), Vol. 12, No. 6, pp. 1133-1145, June 2013.

Hao Yue, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Savo Glisic, "Spectrum and Energy Efficient Relay Station Placement in Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 31, No. 5, pp. 883-893, May 2013.

Miao Pan, Hao Yue and Yuguang Fang, "The X Loss: Band-Mix Selection for Opportunistic Spectrum Accessing with Uncertain Supply from Primary Service Providers", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC), Vol. 11, No. 12, pp. 2133-2144, December 2012.

Yuanxiong Guo, Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "Optimal Power Management of Residential Customers in the Smart Grid", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), Vol. 23, No. 9, pp. 1593-1606, September 2012.

Pan Li, Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "Capacity Bounds of Three-Dimensional Wireless Ad Hoc Networks", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 1304-1315, August 2012.

Miao Pan, Pan Li and Yuguang Fang, "Cooperative Communication Aware Link Scheduling for Cognitive Vehicular Ad-hoc Networks", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 30, No. 4, pp. 760-768, May 2012.

Miao Pan, Chi Zhang, Pan Li and Yuguang Fang, "Spectrum Harvesting and Sharing in Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks under Uncertain Spectrum Supply", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 30, No. 2, pp. 369-378, February 2012.

Miao Pan, Jinyuan (Stella) Sun and Yuguang Fang, "Purging the Back-room Dealing: Secure Spectrum Auction Leveraging Paillier Cryptosystem", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Vol. 29, No. 4, pp. 866-876, April 2011.

Zaixin Lu, Weili Wu, Wei Li and Miao Pan, "Efficient Scheduling Algorithms for On-Demand Wireless Data Broadcast", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'16), San Francisco, CA, April 10-15, 2016.

Weixian Liao, Ming Li, Sergio Salinas, Pan Li, and Miao Pan, "Optimal Energy Cost for Strongly Stable Multi-hop Green Cellular Networks", International Conference on Distributed Computing Systems (ICDCS'14), Madrid, Spain, June 30-July 3, 2014.

Ming Li, Pan Li, Miao Pan and Jinyuan Sun, "Economic-Robust Transmission Opportunity Auction in Multi-hop Networks", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'13), Turin, Italy, April 14-19, 2013.

Han Zhao, Miao Pan, Xinxin Liu, Xiaolin Li and Yuguang Fang, "Optimal Resource Rental Planning for Elastic Applications in Cloud Market", IEEE International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS'12), Shanghai, China, May 21-25, 2012.

Miao Pan, Pan Li, Yang Song, Yuguang Fang and Phone Lin, "Spectrum Clouds: A Session Based Spectrum Trading System for Multi-hop Cognitive Radio Networks", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'12), Orlando, FL, March 25-30, 2012.

Hao Yue, Chi Zhang, Miao Pan, Yuguang Fang and Shigang Chen, "A Time-efficient Information Collection Protocol for Large-scale RFID Systems", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'12), Orlando, FL, March 25-30, 2012.

Xinxin Liu, Han Zhao, Miao Pan, Hao Yue, Xiaolin Li and Yuguang Fang, "Traffic-Aware Multiple Mix Zone Placement for Protecting Location Privacy", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'12), Orlando, FL, March 25-30, 2012.

Miao Pan, Chi Zhang, Pan Li and Yuguang Fang, "Joint Routing and Link Scheduling for Cognitive Radio Networks under Uncertain Spectrum Supply", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'11), Shanghai, China, April 10-15, 2011.

Pan Li, Miao Pan and Yuguang Fang, "The Capacity of Three-Dimensional Wireless Ad Hoc Networks," IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication (INFOCOM'11), Shanghai, China, April 10-15, 2011.