Jie Xiong

Jie Xiong Photo
Position: 
Assistant Professor (starting 1/21/18)

Biography

Jie Xiong's research interests are in device-free human activity tracking, fine-grained gestures recognition, and wireless networking. He will join CICS in January 2018 from Singapore Management University where he is currently an assistant professor of information systems. Xiong earned his Ph.D. in computer science from University College London in 2015 and is the recipient of a Google European Doctoral Fellowship and a British Computer Society Distinguished Dissertation Award runner-up. He will also be affiliated with UMass Amherst's Institute for Applied Life Sciences (IALS). 

 

Activities & Awards

  • 2016: BCS/CHPC Distinguished Dissertation Award, runner-up
  • 2014: CoNEXT best paper award
  • 2012: Google European Doctoral Fellowship
  • 2010: SIGCOMM Student Research Competition 3rd place