Jianli Pan

 

Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science

University of Missouri - St. Louis

 

Office: 326 Express Scripts Hall (ESH)
One University Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63121
Email: pan@umsl.edu

Phone: (314) 516-5843


My UMSL webpage: here

Research Profile: Google Scholar Profile

 

 

 

 

News! I am currently looking for self-motivated Ph.D. students to work on topics like Edge Cloud, Internet of Things (IoT), Mobile and Cloud Computing, Network Virtualization, Cyber Security and Smart Energy. Strong publication records and hands-on experience on Internet of Things (IoTs) devices are a plus. Good written and oral communication skills are required. Interested candidates please send detailed CVs and transcripts to pan@umsl.edu.

 

Our work on Internet of Things and Smart Energy has been highlighted by IEEE Xplore Innovation Spotlight. (2016/07)

IEEE Communications Magazine Associate Editor. (2016/07)

Our "HomeCloud" paper appears in 23rd International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT 2016). (2016/05)

TPC Member of IEEE Infocom 2017.

TPC Member of ICC 2017.
Obtained the region’s first and only NSA, DHS designated ‘Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense Education’ in UMSL
Cybersecurity and Information Technology Innovation Lab (CITIL) lab established.
IEEE Access Associate Editor.

TPC Member of IEEE Infocom 2016.

TPC Member of ICC 2016.

Our IoT paper appears in the IEEE Internet of Things Journal.

PI of UMRB award

Organizer and speaker of STLCyberCon 2015 in UMSL

One of the editors of IEEE Access Special issue on Recent Advances in Software Defined Networking for 5G Networks, 2016.

Publicity co-chair of IEEE Healthcom 2015.
Session chair of IEEE Globecom 2015.

 

Biography:

I am currently an assistant professor in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at the University of Missouri - St. Louis. I obtained my Ph.D. degree from the Department of Computer Science and Engineering of Washington University in Saint Louis. My Ph.D. advisor was Prof. Raj Jain . I also had a M.S. in Computer Engineering from Washington University in Saint Louis and a M.S. in Information Engineering from Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications (BUPT), China. Before that, I received my B.S. from Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications (NUPT).

Teaching:

 

Spring 2016: CMP SCI 5130: Advanced Data Structure and Algorithms.Classroom: 204 SSB.

Fall 2015: CMP SCI 4730: Computer Networks and Communications, Monday and Wednesday, Classroom: 64 JCP

Fall 2015: CMP SCI 5130: Advanced Data Structure and Algorithms. Monday and Wednesday, Classroom: 62 JCP.

Spring 2015: CMP SCI 4730: Computer Networks and Communications. Tuesday and Thursday. Classroom: 204 SSB.

Fall 2014: CMP SCI 5130: Advanced Data Structure and Algorithms. Monday and Wednesday, Classroom: 64 JCP.

 

Research Interests:

I am broadly interested in: edge cloud, internet of things (IoT), mobile networking, Network Function Virtualization (NFV), and Software Defined Networking (SDN).

Projects:

 

HomeCloud: An Edge Cloud Framework for Efficient Application Delivery Using NFV and SDN (projects funded by a Uinversity of Missouri System Research Board Award and a UMSL Research Award)

 

Internet of Things; Mobile and Cloud Computing; Edge Cloud; Network Function Virtualization (NFV); Software-Defined Networking

Future Internet Architecture and related issues (projects funding sources including Intel, NSF, HP, and Cisco):

Next Generation Internet; Identifier/Locator Split; Routing Scalability; Naming and Addressing; Mobility; Multi-homing; Security; Policy Structure.

WUSTL I-CARES (International Center for Advanced Renewable Energy and Sustainability) project on Green Building and Energy Efficiency:

Green and Smart Building; Smart Energy; Distributed Microgrid; Energy Proportionality; Global Sustainablilty

Publications:

 

(Note: Click the titles to download the papers!)

 

Journals:

Jianli Pan, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, et al., "An Internet of Things Framework for Smart Energy in Buildings: Designs, Prototype, and Experiments," IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 2015, DOI: 10.1109/JIOT.2015.2413397.

Jianli Pan, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, "A Survey of Energy Efficiency in Buildings and Microgrids using Networking Technologies," IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, Special issue on Energy and Smart Grid, Vol.16, Issue 3, pp 1709-1731, 2014.

Subharthi Paul, Raj Jain, Jianli Pan , et al, "Application Delivery in Cloud and Multi-Cloud Environments using Software Defined Networking," Computer Networks (Elsevier), 2014.

Jianli Pan , Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, "Enhanced Evaluation of the Inter-domain Routing System for Balanced Routing Scalability and New Internet Architecture Deployment," IEEE Systems Journal, September, 2013.

Jianli Pan , Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, "A Survey of Research on Future Internet Architectures," IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 49, No. 7, July 2011, pp. 26-36.

Jianli Pan , Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, and Chakchai So-In, "MILSA: A New Evolutionary Architecture for Scalability, Mobility, and Multihoming in the Future Internet," IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications (JSAC), Special issue on Routing Scalability, Vol. 28, Issue 8, pp 1344-1362, October 2010.

Chakchai So-In, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, and Jianli Pan, "Virtualization Architecture using the ID/Locator Split Concept for Future Wireless Networks (FWNs)," Computer Networks (Elsevier), Special Issue on Wireless for the Future Internet, Vol. 55, Issue 2, pp. 415-430, February 2011.

Subharthi Paul, Jianli Pan, and Raj Jain, "Architectures for the Future Networks and the Next Generation Internet: A Survey," Computer Communications, UK, Volume 34, Issue 1, Pages 2-42, 15 January 2011.

Chakchai So-In, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, Jianli Pan, "Future Wireless Networks: Key Issues and a Survey (ID/Locator Split Perspective)," International Journal of Communication Networks and Distributed Systems (IJCNDS), January 2012, Vol.8, No. 1/2, pp. 24-52,

Chakchai So-In, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul and Jianli Pan, "Virtual ID: ID/Locator Split in a Mobile IP Environment for Mobility, Multihoming and Location Privacy for the Next Generation Wireless Networks," International Journal of Internet Protocol Technology 2010 - Vol. 5, No.3, pp. 142-153.

 

Conferences:

Jianli Pan, Lin Ma, Ravishankar Ravindran, Peyman TalebiFard, “HomeCloud: A Edge Cloud Framework and Testbed for New Application Delivery,” in the Proceedings of 23rd International Conference on Telecommunications (IEEE ICT 2016), Thessaloniki, Greece, 16-18 May 2016

Peyman TalebiFard, Ravi Ravindran, Asit Chakraborti, Jianli Pan, et al, “An Information Centric Networking Approach Towards Contextualized Edge Service,” in the Proceedings of 2015 IEEE 12th Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC), Las Vegas, NV, January 9-12, 2015.

Subharthi Paul, Raj Jain, Jianli Pan, et al, "OpenADN: A Case for Open Application Delivery Networking," in the Proceedings of IEEE ICCCN 2013, Nassau, Bahamas, July 30-August 2, 2013.

Jianli Pan , Raj Jain, Pratim Biswas, et al., "Toward an Energy-Proportional Building Prospect: Evaluation and Analysis of the Energy Consumption in a Green Building Testbed," in the Proceedings of IEEE Energytech 2013, Cleveland, OH, May 21-23, 2013.

Jianli Pan , Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, "Nine Lessons Learned From a Green Building Testbed: a Networking and Energy Efficiency Perspective," in Proceedings of IEEE World Congress on Sustainable Technologies (WCST-2013), December 9-12, 2013, London, UK .

Jianli Pan, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, "A Novel Incremental-Deployable Multi-granularity Multihoming Framework for the Future Internet," in the Proceedings of IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM) 2012, Anaheim, CA, December 3-7, 2012.

Jianli Pan , Raj Jain, Pratim Biswas, et al., "A Framework for Smart Location-Based Automated Energy Controls in a Green Building Testbed," in the Proceedings of IEEE EnergyTech 2012, Cleveland, OH, May 29-31, 2012.

Subharthi Paul, Raj Jain, Jianli Pan , "A Future Internet Architecture Based on De-conflated Identities," in the Proceedings of IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM) 2010, Miami, FL, December 6-10, 2010.

Subharthi Paul, Raj Jain, Jianli Pan, "Multi-Tier Diversified Architecture for the Next Generation Internet," in the Proceedings of International Conference on Cloud Computing and Virtualization (CCV) 2010, Singapore, May 17-18, 2010.

Chakchai So-In, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, and Jianli Pan, " Virtual ID: A Technique for Mobility, Multi-Homing, and Location Privacy in Next Generation Wireless Networks," in the Proceedings of the Second IEEE International Workshop on Mobile IPv6 and Network-based Localized Mobility Management (MobiWorld), CCNC 2010, January 2010.

Subharthi Paul, Raj Jain, and Jianli Pan, "An Identifier/Locator Split Architecture for Exploring Path Diversity through Site Multi-homing - A Hybrid Host-Network Cooperative Approach," in the Proceedings of IEEE International Conference in Communications (ICC) 2010, Cape Town, South Africa, 23-27 May, 2010.

Jianli Pan , Subharthi Paul, Raj Jain, "Hybrid Transition Mechanism for MILSA Architecture for the Next Generation Internet," in the Proceedings of IEEE Globecom Workshop on Future Internet (FutureNet II) 2009, Honolulu, Hawaii, 30 November - 4 December 2009.

Jianli Pan , Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, Mic Bowman, Xiaohu Xu, Shanzhi Chen, "Enhanced MILSA Architecture for Naming, Addressing, Routing and Security Issues in the Next Generation Internet," in the Proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Communications (ICC) 2009, Dresden, Germany, 14 June - 18 June 2009.

Jianli Pan , Subharthi Paul, Raj Jain, Mic Bowman, "MILSA: A Mobility and Multihoming Supporting Identifier Locator Split Architecture for Naming in the Next Generation Internet," in the Proceedings of IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM) 2008, New Orleans, LA, USA, 30 November - 4 December 2008.

Subharthi Paul, Raj Jain, Jianli Pan, Mic Bowman, "A Vision of the Next Generation Internet: A Policy Oriented Perspective," Proceedings of British Computer Society (BCS) International Conference on Visions of Computer Science, Imperial College, London, September 22-24, 2008.

Chakchai So-In, Raj Jain, Subharthi Paul, and Jianli Pan, "A Policy Oriented Multi-Interface Selection Framework for Mobile IPv6 Using the ID/Locator Split Concepts in the Next Generation Wireless Networks," Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer and Automation Engineering (ICCAE 2010), Singapore, February 26 - 28.

Subharthi Paul, Raj Jain, Jianli Pan , Chakchai So-in, "Multi-Tier Diversified Service Architecture for Internet 3.0: The Next Generation Internet," WUSTL CSE Technical Report No. WUCSE-2010-31, June 23, 2010.

Subharthi Paul, Jianli Pan , and Raj Jain, "Architectures for the Future Networks and the Next Generation Internet: A Survey," WUSTL Technical Report, WUCSE-2009-69, October 2, 2009, 59 pp.

Wanjing Wang, Shanzhi Chen, and Jianli Pan , "A new method for multi-homing and multi-interface address selecting based on Mobile IPv6", 2007 International Conference on Broadband Network & Multimedia Technology (IC-BNMT), Beijing, China, September, 2007.

Jianli Pan, Shanzhi Chen, "A Mobile IPv6 firewall traversal scheme integrating with AAA," in Proceedings of the 2nd IEEE WiCOM (WiCOM'06), Wuhan, China, September, 2006.

Jianli Pan, Yun Hu, Yixian Yang, "Classification and research on the architecture of the Distributed Intrusion Detection System (DDoS)" (in Chinese), in Proceedings of the 1st National Natural Science Foundation Conference on Network and Information Security Research, Beijing, 2003.

Patent:

Jianli Pan, Tao Yu , Shanzhi Chen, "Method and apparatus for the firewall traversal problem in Mobile environment”, Docket Number CN200610001438.7, filed in January 2006, authorized in August 2009.

Talks:

• Paper Oral presentation: ICT 2016.
• Main Technical Track Talk on STLCybercon 2015
• Colloquium at UMSL, November, 2014.      
• Invited Talk, University of Texas- Pan American, Texas, April, 2014.
• Invited Talk, Sam Houston State University, Texas, April 2014.
• Invited Talk, University of Alaska-Anchorage, Alaska, March 2014.
• Invited Talk, Rochester Institute of Technology, February 2014.
• Invited Talk, Columbia University, October 2013.
• Invited Talk, Argonne National Laboratory, October 2013.
• "Nine Lessons Learned From a Green Building Testbed: a Networking and Energy Efficiency Perspective," IEEE World Congress on Sustainable Technologies (WCST-2013), December 9-12, 2013, London, UK .
• "A Novel Incremental-Deployable Multi-granularity Multihoming Framework for the Future Internet," IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM) 2012, Anaheim, CA, December 3-7, 2012 .
• "Creating an Energy-Proportional Building Prospect," IEEE Energytech 2012, Cleveland, OH, May 29-31, 2012.
• "Communication and Modeling for Green Buildings," ICARES Annual Research Conference, Washington University in Saint Louis, March 24, 2012.
• "Routing Scalability: Problem, Evaluation, and Solutions," Doctoral Student Seminar (DSS) talk, October, 2010.
• "MILSA: A New Architecture for the Next Generation Internet," Doctoral Student Seminar (DSS) talk, March, 2009.
• "MILSA: A Mobility and Multihoming Supporting Identifier Locator Split Architecture for Naming in the Next Generation Internet ," IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM), New Orleans, LA, USA, 30 November - 4 December 2008.

Professional Services:

Panelist:

• Program Panelist, NSF NeTS panel on SDN Cloud, 2016.

Editorship and Chairship:

•  IEEE Communications Magazine Associate Editor, since 2016.
•  IEEE Access Associate Editor, since 2015.
•  One of the Editors of IEEE Access Special issue on "Recent Advances in Software Defined Networking for 5G Networks", 2015.
•  Publicity co-chair of IEEE 17th International Conference on E-Health networking, Application & Services (Healthcom 2015).
•  Session Chair for IEEE Global Communications Conference (GLOBECOM 2015) for wireless network symposium: WN 16 (Resource Management and Admission Control I) session.

Technical Program Committee:

•  IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE Infocom 2017)
•  IEEE International Conference on Communications (IEEE ICC 2017 SAC Symposium SDN & NFV Track)
•  World Sustainable Built Environment Conference 2017 Hong Kong
•  IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (IEEE Infocom 2016)
•  International Conference on Computers, Data Management & Technology Applications (ICCDMTA 2016)
•  IEEE 17th International Conference on E-Health networking, Application & Services (Healthcom 2015)
•  IEEE Global Communications Conference (Globecom 2015)
•  First International Workshop on Security, Privacy, and Forensics in Wireless Mobile Ad Hoc Networks and Wireless Sensor Networks (SPFMSNET) 2015
•  ACM International Workshop on Security in Software Defined Networks & Network Function Virtualization (SDN-NFV Security 2016)
•  7th International Conference on Computational Intlligence and Communication Networks (CICN 2015)
•  International Conference on mechanics & Applied Physics (ICMAPH 2015)

Reviewer of Journals:

ACM/IEEE Transactions on Networking, (2014 - ongoing)
IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, (2012 - Ongoing)
IEEE Communication Magazine, (2012 - Ongoing)
IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, (2013 - Ongoing)
IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy, (2012 - Ongoing)
IEEE Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies, (2012 - Ongoing)
IEEE Communication Letters, (2010 - Ongoing)
IEEE Transactions on Information Technology in BioMedicine (TITB), (2008 - Ongoing)
Journal of Computer Networks (COMNET), Elsevier, (2010 - Ongoing)
Journal of Security and Communication Networks, Wiley, (2012 - Ongoing)
Journal of Applied Energy, Elsevier, (2013 - Ongoing)
Journal of China Communications, (2013 - Ongoing)
Journal of Network and Computer Applications (JNCA), Elsevier, (2011 - Ongoing)
Oxford The Computer Journal, Oxford Press, (2011 - Ongoing)
International Information Institute (SCIE), Special Issue on "Ubiquitous Information Technology for Enhanced Mobile Systems" 2011
ICTACT Journal on Communication Technology, 2010
Journal of Internet Technology, special issue on "Multimedia Services and Security over Internet", Taiwan, 2010

Reviewer of Conferences:

IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (Infocom), (2014 - Ongoing)
IEEE International Conference on Computing, Networking and Communications (ICNC), Network Algorithm & Performance Evaluation Symposium, (2013 - Ongoing)
IEEE International Conference in Communications (ICC), Wireless Networking Symposium, (2013 - Ongoing)
IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication Networks (ICCCN), (2009 - Ongoing)
IEEE Conference on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR), 2012
Energy in Communication, Information, and Cyber-physical Systems 2012 (E6 Workshop), 2012
IEEE Globecom Workshop on Future Internet (FutureNet III), 2010
IEEE International Conference on Information Science and Applications (ICISA), 2010
IEEE Globecom Workshop on Future Internet (FutureNet II), 2009
IEEE The17th International Conference on Software, Telecommunications and Computer Networks (Softcom), 2009
IEEE The 20th IEEE International Symposium On Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC), 2009
IEEE First International Conference on Future Information Networks (ICFIN), 2009
IEEE The17th International Conference on Advanced Computing and Communication (Adcom), 2009
IEEE The 6th IEEE and IFIP International Conference on Wireless and Optical Communications Network (WOCN), 2009
IEEE and IFIP 2nd International Conference on New Technologies, Mobility and Security (NTMS), 2008

External Research Consultant:

Invited to be an "overseas research consultant" for the year 2013 project on "Least Hop Number Content Distribution", working with five 5 prestigious senior members of the National Academy of Science/Engineering (Youping Li, Daguang Yu, Jiashu Song, Shigang Chen, and Jiangxing Wu), China.

Research Resources and Links:

Edge Cloud and Edge Computing:

"Cloudlet" by Carnegie Mellon University
"Nebula" by University of Minnesota
"Fog computing" by Cisco
“Mobile-Edge Computing Initiative” by European ETSI.

Next Generation Internet:

GENI / FIND / FIA
IRTF Routing Research Group Wiki
OpenFlow
• Named Data Networking Project.
MobilityFirst Future Internet Architecture Project
NEBULA Project.
• eXpressive Internet Architecture Project .
Internet 2
European Future Internet Portal
EC website on the Future Internet
• The Network of the Future Projects of EU FP7.
Future Internet Assembly
4WARD
FIRE: Future Internet Research and Experimentation.
• AKARI Architecture Design Project
GEANT2 Project.
IPv6
University of Utah, the Emulab Project,
University ofWisconsin. TheWisconsin Advanced Internet Laboratory
VINI,
XORP: eXtensible Open Router Platform
Princeton: PlanetLab
OneLab
Stanford Clean-Slate Design Project
US-Japan workshop
Jon Turner's web page
UCLA: Lixia Zhang's group
• TBA.

Energy/Smart Grid/Sustainability:

Resource Collection List
Continental Automated Building Association (CABA)
United States Department of Energy (DOE)
U. S. Green Building Council,
• USGBC Research Committee, "A National Green Building Research Agenda," November, 2007.
USGBC Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED)
IETF Energy Management (EMAN) Group
United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Energy Star
EnergyPlus Energy Simulation Software, U.S. Department of Energy
European Commission Smart Cities and Communities Initiatives
Green Building Initiative (GBI)
Washington University Green Cup Initiative,
Washington University Green Lab Initiative,
Washington University Sustainability Office,
International Initiative for a Sustainable Built Environment (iiSBE)
Net Zero Energy Building Certificate by "Living Building Challenge"
Oregon Sustainability Center
Microgrid Hub, Galvin Electricity Initiative, 2012
Nest Learning Thermostat
North American Intelligent Building Roadmap, by Continental Automated Building Association (CABA)
SB Methods and SB Tools
Cisco EnergyWise Technology
Cisco "Smart Connected Buildings" Program
Cisco "Smart+Connected Communities"Program
"Going Green in Your Home"

Personal Hobbies:

Tennis, Fishing, Baseball.

Last updated July 28th, 2016.