Publications

Latest Preprints:

  1. Chi-Kin Chau, Khaled Elbassioni and Majid Khonji, “Combinatorial Allocation Mechanisms in AC Electrical Systems: Approximation, Hardness and Truthfulness for Complex-Demand Knapsack Problem”preprint.
  2. Chi-Kin Chau and Yu Lan, “Truthful Complex-valued Knapsack Problem and Discrete Optimization in AC Electrical Grid”preprint, (conference version to appear in Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), 2013).
  3. Lian Lu, Jinlong Tu, Chi-Kin Chau, Minghua Chen and Xiaojun Lin, “Online Energy Generation Scheduling for Microgrids with Intermittent Energy Sources and Co-Generation”, preprint, (conference version to appear in ACM SIGMETRICS, 2013).

Journal Publications:

  1. Chi-Kin Chau, Minghua Chen and Soung Chang Liew, “Capacity of Large-scale CSMA Wireless Networks”IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), Vol. 19, No. 3, pp893-906, Jun 2011.
  2. Chi-Kin Chau and Prithwish Basu, “Analysis of Latency of Stateless Opportunistic Forwarding in Intermittently Connected Networks”IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking (ToN), Vol. 19, No. 4, pp1111-1124, Aug 2011.
  3. Saikat Guha, Prithwish Basu, Chi-Kin Chau and Richard Gibbens, “Green Wave Sleep Scheduling: Optimizing Latency and Throughput in Duty Cycling Wireless Networks”IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special Issue in Energy-Efficient Wireless Communications, Vol. 29, No. 8, pp1595-1604, Sep 2011.
  4. Chi-Kin Chau, Fei Qin, Samir Sayed, M. H. Wahab and Yang Yang, “Harnessing Battery Recovery Effect in Wireless Sensor Networks: Experiments and Analysis”,IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special Issue in Wireless Sensor Networking Solutions, Vol. 28, No. 7, pp1222-1232, Sep 2010. (Acceptance rate: 25%)
  5. Chi-Kin Chau, “A Game-theoretical Study of Robust Networked Systems”IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special Issue in Game Theory in Communication Systems, Vol. 26, No. 7, pp1250-1260, Sep 2008.(Acceptance rate: 25.2%)
  6. Chi-Kin Chau, “Policy-based Routing with Non-strict Preferences”ACM Computer Communication Review, (Proceedings of ACM SIGCOMM 06’), Vol. 36, No. 4, pp387-398, Oct 2006.
  7. Chi-Kin Chau and Kwang Mong Sim, “The Price of Anarchy for Non-atomic Congestion Games with Symmetric Cost Maps and Elastic Demands”Operations Research Letters, vol. 31 (5), pp327-334, Sep, 2003.
  8. Chi-Kin Chau and Kwang Mong Sim, “Analyzing the Impact of Selfish Behaviors of Internet Users and Operators”IEEE Communications Letters, vol. 7, no. 9, pp463-465, Sep, 2003.

Selected Recent Conference Publications:

  1. Lian Lu, Jinlong Tu, Chi-Kin Chau, Minghua Chen and Xiaojun Lin, “Online Energy Generation Scheduling for Microgrids with Intermittent Energy Sources and Co-Generation”, in Proc. of  ACM Annual Conference of the Special Interest Group on Computer Systems Performance Evaluation (SIGMETRICS), Jun 2013. (Acceptance rate: 13.7%)
  2. Yu Lan and Chi-Kin Chau, “Complex-Demand Knapsack Problems and Incentives in AC Power Systems”, in Proc. of Autonomous Agents and Multi-Agent Systems (AAMAS), May 2013. (Acceptance rate: 22.8%)
  3. Lian Lu, Jinlong Tu, Chi-Kin Chau, Minghua Chen, Xiaojun Lin and Zhao Xu, “Towards Real-Time Energy Scheduling in Microgrids with Performance Guarantee”, in Proc. of IEEE Power & Energy Society (PES) General Meeting, Jul 2013.
  4. Muhammad Aftab, Chi-Kin Chau and Peter Armstrong, “Smart Air-Conditioning Control by Wireless Sensors: An Online Optimization Approach”, in Proc. of  ACM International Conference on Future Energy Systems (e-Energy), May 2013. (Acceptance rate: 28.9%)
  5. Prithwish Basu, Chi-Kin Chau, Richard Gibbens, Saikat Guha and Ryan Irwin, “Multicasting Under Multi-domain and Hierarchical Constraints”, in Proc. of International Symposium of Modeling and Optimization of Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), May 2013.
  6. Chi-Kin Chau, Anand Seetharam, Jim Kurose and Don Towsley , “Opportunism vs. Cooperation: Comparing Forwarding Strategies in Multihop Wireless Networks with Random Fading”, in Proc. of International Conference on COMmunication Systems and NETworkS (COMSNETS), Jan 2013. (Acceptance rate: 26%)
  7. Ka Kit Lam, Chi-Kin Chau, Minghua Chen and Soung Chang Liew, “Mixing Time and Temporal Starvation of General CSMA Networks with Multiple Frequency Agility”, in Proc. of IEEE International Symposium on Information Theory (ISIT), Jul 2012.
  8. Chi-Kin Chau, Jialiang Zhang, Minghua Chen and Soung Chang Liew, “Interference-safe CSMA Networks by Local Aggregate Interference Power Measurement”, in Proc. of International Symposium of Modeling and Optimization of Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt), May 2012.
  9. Chi-Kin Chau, Richard Gibbens and Don Towsley, “Impact of Directional Transmission in Large-scale Multi-hop Wireless Ad hoc Networks”, in Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Apr 2012. (Acceptance rate: 18%)
  10. Chi-Kin Chau, Richard Gibbens, Robert Hancock and Don Towsley, “Robust Multipath Routing in Large Wireless Networks”, in Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM) mini-conference, Apr 2011. (Total acceptance rate for INFOCOM main and mini-conferences: 23.4%)
  11. Xingang Shi, Chi-Kin Chau and Dah-Ming Chiu, “Space-efficient Tracking of Network-wide Flow Correlations”, in Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM) mini-conference, Apr 2011. (Total acceptance rate for INFOCOM main and mini-conferences: 23.4%)
  12. Chi-Kin Chau, Qian Wang and Dah-Ming Chiu, “On the Viability of Paris Metro Pricing for Communication and Service Networks”, in Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Mar 2010. (Acceptance rate: 17.5%)
  13. Saikat Guha, Chi-Kin Chau and Prithwish Basu, “Green Wave: Latency and Capacity-Efficient Sleep Scheduling for Wireless Networks”, in Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Mar 2010. (Acceptance rate: 17.5%)
  14. Chi-Kin Chau, Minghua Chen and Soung Chang Liew, “Capacity of Large-scale CSMA Wireless Networks”, in Proc. of ACM Annual International Conference on Mobile Computing and Networking (MobiCom), Sep 2009. (Acceptance rate: 10.6%)
  15. Chi-Kin Chau and Prithwish Basu, “Exact Analysis of Latency of Stateless Opportunistic Forwarding”, in Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Apr 2009. (Acceptance rate: 19.6%)
  16. Chi-Kin Chau, “Policy-based Routing with Non-strict Preferences”, in Proc. of ACM Annual Conference of the Special Interest Group on Data Communications (SIGCOMM), Sep 2006. (Acceptance rate: 12.4%)
  17. Chi-Kin Chau, Richard Gibbens and Timothy Griffin, “Towards a Unifying Theory for Policy-based Routing”, in Proc. of IEEE Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), Apr 2006. (Acceptance rate: 18%)

Patent:

  1. Chi-Kin Chau, Kang-won Lee and Starsky H. Y. Wong, “Assigning Gateways for Heterogeneous Wireless Mobile Networks”, US Patent Application Number 20120294187.