yaoqing

Yaoqing Liu

Assistant Professor
Science Center 381
Computer Science
Clarkson University
Email: liu at clarkson dot edu
Tel: 315-268-2374


[News] [Research Interests] [Teaching] [Ongoing Projects] [Patents] [Publications] [Activities]

Dr. Liu is looking for highly motivated PhD students, who are interested in computer networking and would like to conduct high quality research. Teaching Assistants or Research Assistants with Highly Competitive Stipends are Available for Qualified Candidates. Please send your CV and transcripts directly to me. Exchange students or scholars are welcome as well.

News

  • Apr. 2016: Congratulations to Garegin who has been awarded Student Travel Grants to attend 2016 Oregon Cyber Security Day at University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon.
  • Apr. 2016: Dr. Liu attended CISE CNS CAREER Workshop at NSF.
  • Mar. 2016: Dr. Liu was supported by GENI office to attended GENI Regional Workshop and GEC 24 in Phoenix, Arizona.
  • Feb. 2016: Our paper "IP Geolocation Estimation using Neural Networks with Stable Landmarks" has been accepted by global internet symposium (GI) 2016.
  • Nov. 2015: Dr. Liu was supported by GENI office to attended ICNP 2015 conference in San Francisco.
  • Nov. 2015: Dr. Liu was sponsored to attend an educational panel at GENI NICE and he also made a poster presentation in San Francisco.
  • Oct. 2015: Dr. Liu from Computer Science Department organized a preliminary programming contest for the ACM ICPC (International Collegiate Programming Contest) On Oct 17, 2015, which is an annual multi-tiered competitive programming competition among the universities of the world. The contest hosted by ACM chapter at Clarkson University represents the geographic area of Northern New York, Ontario Canada. 8 teams, 23 students attended the event and Clarkson students won the third place, and middlebury college won the first and second places for the contest.
  • Oct. 2015: Dr. Liu, Supraja Gurajala, Kiki Fausel, Herbert Beadle, and Jae Hoon Jang attended NANOG 65 conference in Montreal, Canada.
  • Sep. 2015: Dr. Liu attended IEEE NCA 2015 conference in Boston, MA.
  • Aug. 2015: Hitesh Wadekar and Jialiang Pan successfully finished their defenses for Master theses. Congratulations!!
  • Aug. 2015: Dr. Liu has been awarded by NANOG (North America Network Operators' Group) College Immersion Program to select five higher education students to attend NANOG 65 conference from October 5th through 7th in Montreal, Quebec. Thanks to NANOG!
  • Aug. 2015: Our paper has been accepted by IEEE NCA conference! Congrats to Jialiang Pan!
  • Apr. 2015: Dr. Liu was invited by NSF as a panelist in NeTS Small (ARCH-SDN) Panel.
  • Mar. 2015: Dr. Liu attended GENI Engineering Conference 22 (GEC22) and US Ignite Application Summit in Washington DC with the support of NSF travel grant.
  • Mar. 2015: Our journal paper "Efficient FIB caching using minimal non-overlapping prefixes" appeared in Computer Networks.
  • Dr. Liu was invited as a Technical Program Committee (TPC) member for The International Workshop on Computer and Networking Experimental Research Using Testbeds (CNERT 2015).
  • Dr. Liu has been appointed in the program committee of ICCCN 2015 (The 24th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks) in November 2014
  • Dr. Liu was invited in the panel of GENI in the Education and attended the 21st GENI Engineering Conference in October 2014
  • Dr. Liu was appointed as a Technical Program Committee (TPC) member for The International Workshop on Computer and Networking Experimental Research Using Testbeds (CNERT 2014).
  • Dr. Liu attended 19th GENI Engineering Conference and 3rd GENI Research and Educational Experiment Workshop (GREE 2014) during 03/17/2014-03/20/2014 with NSF supported travel grant.
  • Dr. Liu visited Microsoft headquarter and their Data Center for our Distributed Green Data Center (GDC) project on 12/17/2013 in Seattle.
  • Dr. Liu attended NANOG (North America Network Operators' Group) 59 during 10/06/2013-10/09/2013 in Phoenix.
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Current Research interests

1. Named Data Network (NDN) routing scalability issues, applications over NDN

2. Forwarding Table Aggregation and Route Caching Techniques

3. Traffic-Driven Flow Management Toward Internet Routing in Software Defined Networks (SDN)

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Teaching

  • CS 654: Current Issues/Computer Networks, spring 2014
  • CS 634: Thesis (Thesis Research), spring 2014, fall 2014
  • CS 455/555 EE 407/507: Computer Networks, fall 2013, fall 2014, fall 2015
  • CS 350/550: Software Design and Development, fall 2013, fall 2014, fall 2015

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Projects

  • Software Defined Routing in Named Data Network (NDN)
  • Network-Wide FIB Aggregation and Caching
  • Traffic-Driven Flow Management in Software Defined Networks (SDN)

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Patents

  1. Y. Liu, L. Wang, B. Zhang and X. Zhao, "FIB Aggregation", Formal Patent Application filed.
  2. Y. Liu, L. Wang, "FIB Caching", Formal Patent Application filed.

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Publications (Google Scholar Citations)

  • Y. Liu, V. Lehman, L. Wang, ""Efficient FIB caching using minimal non-overlapping prefixes", Computer Networks, Mar. 2015.
  • J. Abraham, Y. Liu, L. Wang and B. Zhang, "A Flexible Quagga Based Virtual Network With FIB Aggregation," Network, IEEE 28 (5), 47-53, Sep. 2014.
  • Y. Liu, S. Amin and L. Wang, "Efficient FIB Caching Using Minimal Non-Overlapping Prefixes", ACM SIGCOMM CCR, vol. 43, issue 1, pp. 14-21, Jan. 2013.(Acceptance Rate: <= 15%)
  • Y. Liu, X. Zhao, L. Wang, and B. Zhang, "On the Aggregatability of Router Forwarding Tables", Book Chapter ( Solutions for Sustaining Scalability in Internet Growth), page 39-59.
  • Y. Liu, B. Zhang and L. Wang, "FIFA: Fast Incremental FIB Aggregation", INFOCOM'2013, Turin, Italy, April, 2013. (Acceptance Rate: 17.4%)
  • C. Yi, A. Hoque, Y. Liu, G. Sanders, L. Wang and B. Zhang, "OSPFN: a routing software package for Named Data Networking (NDN) based on Quagga".
  • Y. Liu, X. Zhao, K. Nam, L. Wang and B. Zhang, "Incremental Forwarding Table Aggregation", GlobeCom 2010, Miami, FL, December 6-10, 2010.
  • V. Khare, D. Jen, X. Zhao, Y. Liu, B. Zhang, D. Massey, L. Wang and L. Zhang, "Evolution Towards Global Routing Scalability", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications(JSAC). (Impact factor: 3.413)
  • X. Zhao, Y. Liu, L. Wang and B. Zhang, "On the Aggregatability of Router Forwarding Tables", INFOCOM'2010 main conference, San Diego, CA, March 15-19, 2010.(Acceptance Rate: 17.5%).
  • B. Zhang, L. Wang, X. Zhao, Y. Liu and L. Zhang, "FIB Aggregation: draft-zhang-fibaggregation-02.txt", IETF 76 - Hiroshima, Japan, November 8-13, 2009.
  • L. Wang, Q. Wu, Y. Liu, "Design and Validation of PATRICIA for the Mitigation of Network Flooding Attacks", in Proceedings of the IEEE/IFIP International Symposium on Trusted Computing and Communications, Vancouver, Canada, August 29-31, 2009.
  • Z. Guo, Y. Liu and W. Liu, "Vehicles arrangement model in production scheme of open-pit mine," Journal of Dalian Maritime University, vol.30, no. 3, Aug. 2004, Dalian, China. (1st place of National Mathematical Modeling Contest)

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Professonal Activities

  • TPC, ICCCN 2015 (The 24th International Conference on Computer Communications and Networks)
  • TPC, The International Workshop on Computer and Networking Experimental Research Using Testbeds (CNERT 2014, 2015)
  • ICCCN 2013
  • ACM SIGCOMM CCR 2013
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2013
  • IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems 2012
  • ACM SIGCOMM-ICN 2012
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2012 NOMEN workshop
  • IEEE International Conference on Communications ICC 2011
  • NGNI IEEE INFOCOM 2011
  • IEEE GlobeCom 2010
  • INSS 2010
  • IEEE INFOCOM 2010
  • MSWiM 2009

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