Ju Ren

  Ju Ren  Ph.D.  

   Ju Ren

   School of Information Science and Engineering

   Central South University

   Email: ren_ju AT csu.edu.cn, renjullcsu AT gmail.com

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BRIEF BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Ju Ren received his B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D. (supervised by Prof. Yaoxue Zhang) degrees all in computer science, from Central South University, China, in 2009, 2012 and 2016, respectively. From August 2013 to September 2015, he was a visiting Ph.D. student at the Broadband Communications Research (BBCR) group in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, supervised by Prof. Xuemin (Sherman) Shen. Currently, he is a distinguished professor with the School of Information Science and Engineering, Central South University, China.

His research interests include wireless sensor networks, mobile sensing/crowdsourcing, transparent computing/cloud computing, big data, and smart grid.


PUBLICATIONS

Journal Papers (* denotes corresponding author)

  1. Kuan Zhang, Jianbing Ni, Kan Yang, Xiaohui Liang, Ju Ren* and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Security and Privacy in Smart City Applications: Challenges and Solutions", IEEE Communications Magazine, 2016, accepted with minor revision.
  2. Ning Zhang, Shan Zhang, Shaohua Wu, Ju Ren and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Beyond Coexistence: Traffic Steering in LTE Networks with Unlicensed Bands", IEEE Wireless Communications, 2016, to appear.
  3. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Qiang Ye, Kan Yang, Kuan Zhang and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Exploiting Secure and Energy Efficient Collaborative Spectrum Sensing for Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, 2016, to appear.
  4. Yaoxue Zhang, Kehua Guo, Ju Ren, Yuezhi Zhou, Jianxin Wang and Jianer Chen, "Transparent Computing: A Promising Network Computing Paradigm", Computing in Science & Engineering (AIP & IEEE), 2016, to appear.
  5. Deyu Zhang, Zhigang Chen, Ju Ren, Ning Zhang, Mohamad Khattar Awad, Haibo Zhou and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Energy Harvesting-Aided Spectrum Sensing and Data Transmission in Heterogeneous Cognitive Radio Sensor Network", IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology, 2016, to appear, DOI: 10.1109/TVT.2016.2551721.
  6. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Ruilong Deng, Ning Zhang, Deyu Zhang and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Joint Channel Access and Sampling Rate Control in Energy Harvesting Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks", IEEE Transactions on Emerging Topics in Computing, 2016, to appear, DOI: 10.1109/TETC.2016.2555806.
  7. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Adaptive and Channel-Aware Detection of Selective Forwarding Attacks in Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 15, No. 5, pp: 3718-3731, 2016.
  8. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Ning Zhang, Deyu Zhang and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Dynamic Channel Access to Improve Energy Efficiency in Cognitive Radio Sensor Networks", IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications, Vol. 15, No. 5, pp: 3143-3156, 2016.
  9. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang, Anfeng Liu, Jianer Chen and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Lifetime and Energy Hole Evolution Analysis in Data-Gathering Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, Vol. 12, No. 2, pp:788-800, 2016.
  10. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Exploiting Mobile Crowdsourcing for Pervasive Cloud Services: Challenges and Solutions", IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 53, No. 3, pp: 98-105, 2015.
  11. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "SACRM: Social Aware Crowdsourcing with Reputation Management in Mobile Sensing", Computer Communications (Elsevier), Vol. 65, No. 1, pp: 55-65, 2015.
  12. Kan Yang, Kuan Zhang, Ju Ren and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Security and Privacy in Mobile Crowdsourcing Networks: Challenges and Opportunities", IEEE Communications Magazine, Vol. 53, No. 8, pp: 75-81, 2015.
  13. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang and Xiaodong Lin, "NUND: Non-Uniform Node Distribution in Cluster-based Wireless Sensor Networks", KSII Transactions on Internet and Information System, Vol. 8, No. 7, pp: 2302-2324, 2014.
  14. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang and Kang Liu, "Multiple k-hop Cluster based Routing Scheme to Preserve Source-Location Privacy in WSNs", Journal of Central South University (Springer), Vol. 12, No. 8, pp. 3155-3168, 2014.
  15. Ju Ren, Anfeng Liu and Zhigang Chen, "An efficient coverage maintenance scheme based on proxy information sharing and circular routing in WSNs", Journal of Central South University (in Chinese), Vol. 45, No. 8, pp. 2629-2639, 2014.
  16. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang and Kang Liu, "An Energy-efficient Cyclic Diversionary Routing Strategy Against Global Eavesdroppers in Wireless Sensor Networks", International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (Hindawi), Vol. 2013, pp. 1-18, 2013.
  17. Anfeng Liu, Ju Ren, Xu Li, Zhigang Chen and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Design Principles and Improvement of Cost Function based Energy Aware Routing Algorithms for Wireless Sensor Networks", Computer Networks (Elsevier), Vol. 56, No. 7, pp. 1951-1967, 2012.
  18. Anfeng Liu, Ju Ren, Juan Xu, Zhiwen Zeng and Zhigang Chen, "Analysis and Avoidance of Energy Hole Problem in Heterogeneous Wireless Sensor Networks", Ruanjian Xuebao/Journal of Software (in Chinese), Vol. 23, No. 9, pp. 2438-2448, 2012.

Conference Papers

  1. Ruilong Deng, Zhaohui Zhang, Ju Ren and Hao Liang, "Indoor Temperature Control of Cost-Effective Smart Buildings via Real-Time Smart Grid Communications", to appear in Proc. of IEEE Globecom, 2016.
  2. Deyu Zhang, Zhigang Chen, Lin X. Cai, Haibo Zhou, Ju Ren and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Resource Allocation for Green Cloud Radio Access Networks Powered by Renewable Energy", to appear in Proc. of IEEE Globecom, 2016.
  3. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang, Kuan Zhang and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "Exploiting Channel-Aware Reputation System Against Selective Forwarding Attacks in WSNs", in Proc. of IEEE Globecom, Austin, TX, USA, Dec.8 - Dec. 12, 2014.
  4. Ju Ren, Yaoxue Zhang and Jianer Chen, "Analysis on the Scheduling Problem in Transparent Computing", in Proc. of IEEE HPCC, Zhangjiajie, China, Nov. 13 - Nov. 15, 2013.
  5. Anfeng Liu, Ju Ren, Xu Li, Zhigang Chen and Xuemin (Sherman) Shen, "DCFR: A Novel Double Cost Function based Routing Algorithm for Wireless Sensor Networks", in Proc. of IEEE ICC, Ottawa, ON, Canada, June 10 - June 15, 2012.

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FUNDING & PROJECTS


PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Journal Reviewer

Conference Reviewer/TPC Member

Student Member, IEEE Communication Society and Computer Society (since 2013)


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