Students
To Potential Students/Researchers
I am looking for energetic and hardworking students/researchers! If you are interested in mathematical or system research on networking and distributed systems, please come to my office and we can have a chat to see whether we have any common research interest.
Ideal backgound for the research we conduct include, but not limited to,Current PhD Students
Research Topic: Network Management Using SDN
Research Topic: Design and Analysis of Network Caching Mechanisms
Research Topic: Scaling Big Stream Data Systems
Research Topic: Design and Implementation of Networked Caching and Storage Systems
Graduated PhD Students
Thesis Title: Cache Management Algorithms: Single and Networked Caches
Thesis Title: Frequency Control via Distributed Demand Response in Smart Grids
Recommended Readings
Internet Economics

Exploring Network Economics.
This is a position paper, telling what network economics is all about. 
The Public Option: a Nonregulatory Alternative to Network Neutrality.

On Cooperative Settlement Between Content, Transit and Eyeball Internet Service Providers.

Internet Economics: The use of Shapley value for ISP settlement.
Internet Ecosystem

Internet InterDomain Traffic.

On Inferroing Autonomous System Relationships in the Internet.

Twelve Years in the Evolution of the Internet Ecosystem.

10 Lessons from 10 Years of Measuring and Modeling the Internet's Autonomous Systems.
Network Optimization

Optimization Flow Control I: Basic Algorithm and Convergence.

Charging and Rate Control for Elastic Traffic.

A Unified Framework for MaxMin and MinMax Fairness With Applications.

Rate adaptation, Congestion Control and Fairness: A Tutorial.
Game Theory and Economics

Microeconomic Theory.

Internet Pricing With a Game Theoretical Approach: Concepts and Examples.

Incentive and Service Differentiation in P2P Networks: A Game Theoretic Approach.

Pricing Communication Networks: Economics, Technology and Modeling.
Recommended NonCS Courses
Mathematics

MA3236 Nonlinear Programming

MA3238 Stochastic Processes I

MA3252 Linear and Network Optimization

MA4264 Game Theory

MA5243 Advanced Mathematical Programming
Decision Science

BDC6111 Foundations of Optimization

BDC6112 Stochastic Processes

BBP6793 Economic Modelling for Management Research

BDC6211 Convex Optimization

BDC6221 Stochastic Modelling and Optimization
Faculty of Engineering

EE5101R Linear Systems

EE5102 Multivariable Control Systems

EE5107 Optimal Control Systems

EE5138R Optimization for Communication Systems

EE6105 Nonlinear Dynamics and Control