Big Data Systems, Edge Computing, Energy-Efficient Computer Systems, Mobile and Connected Health
Weisong Shi is a Charles H. Gershenson Distinguished Faculty Fellow and
a Professor of Computer Science at Wayne State University. There he
directs the Mobile and Internet Systems Laboratory, Intel IoT
Innovators Lab, and the Wayne State Data Science Initiative and Wireless Health Initiative,
investigating performance, reliability, power- and energy-efficiency,
trust and privacy issues of networked computer systems and
applications. Dr. Shi was on leave with the National Science Foundation
as a program director in the Division of Computer and Network Systems,
Directorate of Computer and Information Science and Engineering during
2013-2015. During his tenure at NSF, Dr. Shi mainly responsible for the
Computer Systems Resarch (CSR) core program and two crosscutting
programs, including Cyber-Innovation for Sustainability Science and
Engineering (CyberSEES), Smart and Connected Health (SCH). Dr. Shi
received his B.E. from Xidian University in 1995, and Ph.D. degree from
Sciences in 2000, both in Computer Engineering. He authored one book,
edited one book,
published over 150 peer-reviewed publications cited by 5000+ times
research support from and
for a variety of governmental and industrial organizations, such as
Science Foundation, Department of Veteran Affairs, Air Force Research
Laboratory, Gates Foundation, Swedish
Research Council, Michigan Life
Corridor, Intel, Chrysler and
so on. In addition to publications, Dr.
Shi's group has released several software artifacts that are widely
used in both academia and industry, such as Intel, Alibaba, and so on.
Examples of these open-source software include CloudAligner
(downloaded 1200+ times), pTop
(downloaded 600+ times), SPAN/Safari
(downloaded 90+ times) and JIAJIA (used by 120 institutions around the
is the founding steering committee chair of IEEE SEC and CHASE, founding program co-chair of USENIX CoolDC. He
is the chair of the IEEE CS Technical Committee on the Internet, and
on the editorial board of IEEE Transactions on Computers, IEEE
Internet Computing, Elsevier Sustainable
Computing, and Journal of Computer
Science and Technology (JCST). Dr.
Shi is a recipient of the National Outstanding Ph.D.
dissertation award of China (2002), the
NSF CAREER award (2007),
University Career Development Chair award
Charles H. Gershenson Distinguished Faculty Fellow (2015), the Best
of ICWE'04, IEEE
IPDPS'05, HPCChina'12 and IEEE IISWC'12, the Best Paper Nominee award
of ACM UbiComp'14, and the Best Student Paper Award of IEEE
HealthCom'15. He is an IEEE Fellow and a senior member of ACM.
Professional Leadership and ServicesChair of IEEE Technical Committee on the Internet (2012 - 2016), second term
Editorial board member of IEEE Transactions on Computers, 2015 -
Editorial board member of IEEE Internet Computing, 2014 -
Editorial board member of Springer Computing, 2012 -
Editorial board member of Elsevier Sustainable Computing: Informatics and Systems, 2011 -
Editorial board member of Journal of Computer Science and Technology, 2010 -
Editorial board member of International Journal of Sensor Networks, 2009 -
Guest Editor of IEEE Internet Computing: Fog Computing (Mar/April 2017), Due 6/24/16.
Steering committee chair of IEEE/ACM Symposium on Edge Computing (SEC)
Steering committee chair of IEEE CHASE (Connected Health)
Steering committee member of HotWeb, CIC, IGSC, NPC
Advisory board member of IEEE Internet of Things Journal
General (Co-)Chairs: CHASE16, HotWeb15
Program (Co-)Chair: IGSC16, CoolDC16
Track (Co-)Chair: ICPP16 on "Data Centers and Cloud Computing"
Workshop Chairs: IGCC14, IGCC13
PC members: IC2E16, HotPower15, IGSC15, MedicalCPS15, ICPP15, CCGrid15
Recent Invited Talks
10/15/15 Keynote at IEEE HealthCom'15, Wireless Health: Opportunities, Challenges and Beyond
10/08/15 Distinguished Seminar Talk at Michigan Technological University, Toward Energy-Efficient Computing
CSC5250 Networking, Distributed and Concurrent Programming [F02, W03, F06, F07, F08, F09, F10, F11, F12]
CSC5270/5991 Computer Systems Security [F04, F05]
CSC7260 Distributed Systems [F03, W04, W05, W06, W07, W08, W10, W11, W12, W13]
CSC8260 Seminar on Distributed Systems [F04, F06, F08, F11]
In the News
[Today@Wayne]: WSU program to innovate in Detroit "Internet of Things"
[Engineering]: Two College of Engineering Professors named IEEE Fellows
[NewsWise]: Sustainable Computing and Computer Systems Expert to Serve as NSF Program Director
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