Bo Ji (季博), Ph.D.

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CV with one-page highlights: [PDF] (Last updated: May 2020)

Biography: Bo Ji received his B.E. and M.E. degrees in Information Science and Electronic Engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China, in 2004 and 2006, respectively, and his Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA, in 2012.

Dr. Ji will be joinging Department of Computer Science of Virginia Tech as an Associate Professor in Fall 2020. Prior to joining Virginia Tech, he was an Assistant Professor in Department of Computer and Information Sciences at Temple University since July 2014, and he was a Senior Member of Technical Staff at AT&T Labs, San Ramon, CA, from January 2013 to June 2014. His research interests are in the modeling, analysis, control, optimization, and learning of complex networked systems, such as communication networks, information-update systems, cloud/datacenter networks, and cyber-physical systems. Dr. Ji is a senior member of the IEEE and a member of the ACM. He was a recipient of the National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award in 2017, an NSF CISE Research Initiation Initiative Award in 2017, and the IEEE INFOCOM 2019 Best Paper Award.

RA positions available for Fall 2020 or Spring 2021: I am looking for self-motivated Ph.D. students with a strong theoretical background in networking, control, math, and machine learning, or with a strong systems background in cybersecurity and healthcare using wireless sensing technologies. Please send me your CV, representative publications (if any), detailed transcripts with GPA and ranking, GRE/TOEFL scores, along with a brief introduction about yourself if you are interested in working with me. Master's and Undergraduate students at Virginia Tech are encouraged to discuss with me about potential research projects. I am also interested in hosting visiting scholars/students.