Dr Xiao Liu

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Associate Head Of School (International)

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Info Technology

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy, Swinburne Univ. of Technology, 2011

Biography

Xiao Liu received his PhD degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering from the Faculty of Information and Communication Technologies at Swinburne University of Technology, Melbourne, Australia in 2011. He received his Master and Bachelor degree from the School of Management, Hefei University of Technology, Hefei, China, in 2007 and 2004 respectively, all in Information Management and Information System. He is currently a Senior Lecturer at School of Information Technology, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia. Before that, he was teaching at Software Engineering Institute, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China. His research areas include Software Engineering, Distributed Computing and Data Mining, with special interests in workflow systems, cloud/fog/mobile-edge computing and social networks.

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Career highlights

  • Jan. 2018 to Date: Associate Head Of School (International), School of Information Technology, Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
  • Oct. 2015 to Date: Senior Lecturer and Coordinator of China Partnerships, School of Info Technology,  Deakin University, Melbourne, Australia
  • July 2014 to Sept. 2015: Assistant to the Dean, Software Engineering Institute, East China Normal University, China
  • Jan. 2013 to Sept. 2015: Associate Professor, Software Engineering Institute, East China Normal University, China
  • Dec. 2010 to Dec. 2012: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Faculty of Information and Communication Technologies, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia
  • Feb. 2008 to Feb. 2012, Sessional Lecturer/Tutor, Faculty of Information and Communication Technologies, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia

Research interests

  • Cloud Computing (Quality of Service, Task Scheduling, Energy Saving)
  • Software Engineering (Temporal Verification, Software Process)
  • Scientific and Business Workflow Management
  • Social Networks
  • Service Recommendation

Teaching interests

  • Programming
  • Cloud Computing
  • Software Engineering

Units taught

  • SIT102 Introduction to Programming
  • SIT172 Programming for Engineers
  • SIT221 Data Structures and Algorithms
  • SIT222 Operating System Concepts
  • SIT321 Software Engineering
  • Introduction to Cloud Computing and Big Data
  • Distributed Computing: Cloud Computing with Window Azure Platform
  • Web Programming 
  • Software Engineering Project

Knowledge areas

  • Software Engineering
  • Service Computing
  • Cloud, Fog, Mobile Edge Computing
  • Business and Scientific Workflow Systems
  • Big Data in Social Network and Healthcare Systems

Professional activities

  • Senior Member of IEEE, IEEE CS
  • Member of ACM
  • Member of CCF, CCF Task Committee on Software Engineering
  • Member of Australian Information Security Association (AISA)

Editorial Board:

  • Editorial Board Member, Journal of Systems and Software, https://www.journals.elsevier.com/journal-of-systems-and-software
  • Young Associate Editor, Frontiers of Computer Science, http://www.springer.com/computer/journal/11704
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Access, https://ieeeaccess.ieee.org/
  • Area Editor, Array, https://www.journals.elsevier.com/array
  • Leading Guest Editor, Future Generation Computer Systems
    Special Issue on Emerging Computing Paradigms for Business Process Management
  • Leading Guest Editor, Concurrency and Computation: Practice and Experience Special Issue on Edge Computing Accelerated Deep Learning - Technologies and Applications

Recent Conference Organisation (PC Chair/Session Chair/PC Member):
ASE2020 (LBR Track), PerCom2020 (WIP Track), ICWS2020, SCC2020, CCGrid2020, ASE2020 (Publicity Chair), ICA3PP2019, ICWS2019, ICSOC2018 Worksho Co-Chair, ICWS2018, CCBPM2018 (PC Co-Chair), APSEC2017 (Publicatioin Chair), ICWS2017, Edge2017, ACSW2017 (Publication Chair), AusPDC2017 (Program Co-Chair), ICA3PP 2016, China BPM 2016, MIPAC2016, NASAC2016, CBD2016, ICWS2016/SCC2016/IEEE Cloud 2016 (Session Chair), IEEE BigdataService 2016, China BPM 2015 (PC Chair), CCBD2015 (PC Chair), PAS2015 (Publication Chair), CBD 2015, ICA3PP 2015, BigDataService 2015

Research groups

Software Engineering Innovation Lab (SEIL)

Security and PrivacY Research in IoT Lab (SPYRIT)

Awards

  • Best Reviewers for 2019, Journal of Systems and Software
  • Best Student Paper Award, 19th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing (ICA3PP2019), 2019.
  • Best Reviewers for 2018, Journal of Systems and Software
  • School of IT staff award for excellence in advancing international partnerships, Deakin University, 2017.
  • Nomination Award for Outstanding Young Scientists, ACM and CCF (Shanghai Chapter), 2014.
  • Finalist, ACAA - Young Australia China Alumni of the Year Award, 2014.
  • Best Student Paper, 2014 International Conference on Cloud Computing and Big Data, 2014.
  • Second Prize, National Contest for Cloud Computing Application, Ministry of Education, China, 2015.
  • Microsoft Pioneer Award for Teaching Cloud Computing, 2014.
  • 2009 Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad, 2010.
  • International Postgraduate Research Scholarships (IPRS), Australia Government, 2007-2010.
  • Swinburne University Postgraduate Research Awards (SUPRA), Swinburne University of Technology, 2007-2010.
  • Best PhD Thesis Award, Faculty of Information and Communication Technologies, Swinburne University of Technology, 2011.

Projects

  • X. Liu and G. Li, "Building a Secure Cloud-based Collaborative CRM System", AU$50K (Industry)+AU$15K (School), 2018-2019.
  • X. Liu, F. Chen, G. Li, F. Jiang, “From the cloud to the fog: cost-effective big data placement for mobile social networks”, School of IT Research Funding (AU25K$), Deakin University, 2018.
  • X. Liu and D. Yuan, Smart Data Placement for Enabling Collaboration Among Fog Computing Nodes, Faculty Research Grants Scheme, Deakin University, 2018.
  • Xiao Liu and Yang Xiang, Investigating How to Build Secure and Energy-Efficient Mobile Cloud Apps, AU$50K (Industry) + AU$10K (School Match-up), 2017-2018.
  • Xiao Liu, Scheduling Strategy for Data Intensive Workflows in Hybrid Clouds, National Science Foundation of China, RMB 270K, 2014-2016.
  • Xiao Liu, Data Management for Data Intensive Cloud Workflows, Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities, RBM100K, Ministry of Education, China, 2013-2014.
  • Xiao Liu, Scientific Research Foundation for the Returned Overseas Chinese Scholars, RMB35K, Ministry of Education, China, 2013-2014.
  • Xiao Liu and Yuanchun Jiang, APP Recommendation based on Social Network, RMB100K, CCF-Tencent Open Fund, 2014-2015.

Publications

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2020

Endoscopy report mining for intelligent gastric cancer screening

Jinxin Pan, Shuai Ding, Shanlin Yang, Gang Li, Xiao Liu

(2020), Vol. 37, pp. 1-14, Expert systems, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

A homogeneous ensemble method for predicting gastric cancer based on gastroscopy reports

Shuai Ding, Shikang Hu, Jinxin Pan, Xiaojian Li, Gang Li, Xiao Liu

(2020), Vol. 37, pp. 1-14, Expert systems, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Detecting topic-level influencers in large-scale scientific networks

Y Qian, Y Liu, Y Jiang, X Liu

(2020), Vol. 23, pp. 831-851, World wide web, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

Runtime Verification of Business Cloud Workflow Temporal Conformance

Haoyu Luo, Xiao Liu, Jin Liu, Yun Yang, John Grundy

(2020), pp. 1-14, IEEE Transactions on Services Computing, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal article

SCNET: A Novel UGI Cancer Screening Framework Based on Semantic-Level Multimodal Data Fusion

Shuai Ding, Hui Huang, Zhenmin Li, Xiao Liu, Shanlin Yang

(2020), pp. 1-9, IEEE Journal of Biomedical and Health Informatics, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal article

Reliability in cloud computing system: a review

W Duan, M Hu, Q Zhou, T Wu, J Zhou, X Liu, T Wei, M Chen

(2020), Vol. 57, pp. 102-123, Computer research and development, Beijing, China, C1

journal article

Statistical model checking-based evaluation and optimization for cloud workflow resource allocation

Mingsong Chen, Saijie Huang, Xin Fu, Xiao Liu, Jifeng He

(2020), Vol. 8, pp. 443-458, IEEE transactions on cloud computing, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal article

Energy efficient computing task offloading strategy for deep neural networks in mobile edge computing

H Gao, X Li, B Zhou, X Liu, J Xu

(2020), Vol. 26, pp. 1607-1615, Jisuanji Jicheng Zhizao Xitong, Beijing, China, C1

journal article

A Novel Throughput Based Temporal Violation Handling Strategy for Instance-Intensive Cloud Business Workflows

F Wang, X Liu, W Zhang, C Zhang

(2020), Vol. 1179, pp. 698-708, ICDS 2019 : Data Science : 6th International Conference, ICDS 2019, Ningbo, China, May 15-20, 2019, revised selected papers, Ningbo, China, E1

conference

Mobility-Aware Workflow Offloading and Scheduling Strategy for Mobile Edge Computing

J Xu, X Li, X Liu, C Zhang, L Fan, L Gong, J Li

(2020), pp. 184-199, ICA3PP 2019 : Algorithms and architectures for parallel processing : 19th International Conference, ICA3PP 2019, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, December 9-11, 2019, Proceedings, Melbourne, Victoria, E1

conference

Verification of Microservices Using Metamorphic Testing

G Luo, X Zheng, H Liu, R Xu, D Nagumothu, R Janapareddi, E Zhuang, X Liu

(2020), Vol. 11944, pp. 138-152, ICA3PP 2019 : Proceedings of the 13th Algorithms and Architecture for Parallel Processing 2019 Conference., Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

BlockMeds: a Blockchain-based online prescription system with privacy protection

M He, X Han, F Jiang, R Zhang, X Liu, X Liu

(2020), Vol. 12019, pp. 299-303, ICSOC 2019 : Proceedings of the 17th International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing 2019, Toulouse, France, E1

conference

Graph4Edge: a graph-based computation offloading strategy for Mobile-Edge workflow applications

Lingmin Fan, Xiao Liu, Xuejun Li, Dong Yuan, Jia Xu

(2020), pp. 1-4, PerCom Workshops : Proceedings of the 2020 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops, Austin, Texas, E1

conference

FengHuoLun: a federated learning based Edge Computing platform for Cyber-Physical Systems

Chong Zhang, Xiao Liu, Xi Zheng, Rui Li, Huai Liu

(2020), pp. 1-4, PerCom Workshops : Proceedings of the 2020 IEEE International Conference on Pervasive Computing and Communications Workshops, Austin, Texas, E1

conference

TDD4Fog: a test-driven software development platform for fog computing systems

R Li, X Liu, X Zheng, C Zhang, H Liu

(2020), pp. 673-676, CCGRID 2020 : Proceedings of the 20th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Internet Computing, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference
2019

SmartVM: a SLA-aware microservice deployment framework

T Zheng, X Zheng, Y Zhang, Y Deng, E Dong, R Zhang, X Liu

(2019), Vol. 22, pp. 275-293, World wide web, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article

Service matchmaking for Internet of Things based on probabilistic topic model

Y Liu, T Zhu, Y Jiang, X Liu

(2019), Vol. 94, pp. 272-281, Future generation computer systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Prediction of collective actions using deep neural network and species competition model on social media

W Yang, X Liu, J Liu, X Cui

(2019), Vol. 22, pp. 2379-2405, World wide web, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

Is deep learning better than traditional approaches in tag recommendation for software information sites?

P Zhou, J Liu, X Liu, Z Yang, J Grundy

(2019), Vol. 109, pp. 1-13, Information and software technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

A novel workflow-level data placement strategy for data-sharing scientific cloud workflows

Xuejun Li, Lei Zhang, Yang Wu, Xiao Liu, Erzhou Zhu, Huikang Yi, Futian Wang, Cheng Zhang, Yun Yang

(2019), Vol. 12, pp. 370-383, IEEE transactions on services computing, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal article

On improving the accuracy with auto-encoder on conjunctivitis

W Li, X Liu, J Liu, P Chen, S Wan, X Cui

(2019), Vol. 81, Applied soft computing, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Diabetic complication prediction using a similarity-enhanced latent Dirichlet allocation model

S Ding, Z Li, X Liu, H Huang, S Yang

(2019), Vol. 499, pp. 12-24, Information sciences, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

An energy-efficient and deadline-aware task offloading strategy based on channel constraint for mobile cloud workflows

Y Wang, L Wu, X Yuan, X Liu, X Li

(2019), Vol. 7, pp. 69858-69872, IEEE access, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal article

Energy efficient multi-resource computation offloading strategy in mobile edge computing

J Xu, X Li, R Ding, X Liu

(2019), Vol. 25, pp. 954-961, Jisuanji Jicheng Zhizao Xitong/Computer integrated manufacturing systems, CIMS, Beijing, China, C1

journal article

A survey on multimodal data-driven smart healthcare systems: approaches and applications

Qiong Cai, Hao Wang, Zhenmin Li, Xiao Liu

(2019), Vol. 7, pp. 133583-133599, IEEE Access, Piscataway, Pa., C1

journal article

COMEC: computation offloading for video-based heart rate detection APP in mobile edge computing

X Li, R Ding, X Liu, W Yan, J Xu, H Gao, X Zheng

(2019), pp. 1038-1039, ISPA/IUCC/BDCloud/SocialCom/SustainCom : Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications, 17th IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications, 8th IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing, 11th IEEE International Conference on Social Computing and Networking and 8th IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Computing and Communications 2018, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

A cost-effective time-constrained multi-workflow scheduling strategy in fog computing

R Ding, X Li, X Liu, J Xu

(2019), Vol. 11434, pp. 194-207, ICSOC 2018 : Proceedings of the 2018 International Conference on Service-Oriented Computing, Hangzhou, China, E1

conference

Data placement cost optimization and load balancing for online social networks

Y Yang, X Li, H Khalajzadeh, X Liu, X Ji, F Qian

(2019), pp. 162-167, CBD 2019 : Proceedings of the 2019 Seventh International Conference on Advanced Cloud and Big Data, Suzhou, China, E1

conference

FogWorkflowSim: An automated simulation toolkit for workflow performance evaluation in fog computing

X Liu, L Fan, J Xu, X Li, L Gong, J Grundy, Y Yang

(2019), pp. 1114-1117, ASE 2019 : Proceedings of the 34th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Automated Software Engineering, San Diego, California, E1

conference
2018

Group recommendation based on a bidirectional tensor factorization model

J Wang, Y Jiang, J Sun, Y Liu, X Liu

(2018), Vol. 21, pp. 961-984, World wide web, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

Predicting temporal violations for parallel business cloud workflows

H Luo, J Liu, X Liu, Y Yang

(2018), Vol. 48, pp. 775-795, Software: practice and experience, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Efficient dynamic service maintenance for edge services

Y Zhang, J Li, Z Zhou, X Liu

(2018), Vol. 6, pp. 8829-8840, IEEE Access, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal article

Soft error-aware energy-efficient task scheduling for workflow applications in DVFS-enabled cloud

T Wu, H Gu, J Zhou, T Wei, X Liu, M Chen

(2018), Vol. 84, pp. 12-27, Journal of systems architecture, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Decision support for project rescheduling to reduce software development delays based on ant colony optimization

W Zhang, Y Yang, X Liu, C Zhang, X Li, R Xu, F Wang, M Ali Babar

(2018), Vol. 11, pp. 894-910, International Journal of Computational Intelligence Systems, Paris, France, C1

journal article

A sufficient and necessary temporal violation handling point selection strategy in cloud workflow

R Xu, Y Wang, H Luo, F Wang, Y Xie, X Liu, Y Yang

(2018), Vol. 86, pp. 464-479, Future generation computer systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

FastTagRec: fast tag recommendation for software information sites

J Liu, P Zhou, Z Yang, X Liu, J Grundy

(2018), Vol. 25, pp. 675-701, Automated software engineering, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

Self-adaptive k-means based on a covering algorithm

Yiwen Zhang, Yuanyuan Zhou, Xing Guo, Jintao Wu, Qiang He, Xiao Liu, Yun Yang

(2018), Vol. 2018, Complexity, Cairo, Egypt, C1

journal article

Checkpoint selection for instance-intensive business workflow

F Wang, Y Li, C Zhang, Y Zhang, X Liu, Y Yang

(2018), Vol. 24, pp. 1759-1766, Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems, CIMS, [Unknown], C1

journal article

SmartVM: A multi-layer microservice-based platform for deploying SaaS

X Zheng, J Jiang, Y Zhang, Y Deng, M Fu, T Zheng, X Liu

(2018), pp. 470-474, ISPA/IUCC 2017 : Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications and IEEE International Conference on Ubiquitous Computing and Communications Combined Conference, Guangzhou, China, E1

conference

Predicting ICU mortality by supervised bidirectional LSTM networks

Y Zhu, X Fan, J Wu, X Liu, J Shi, C Wang

(2018), Vol. 2142, pp. 49-60, AIH 2018 : Proceedings of the First Joint Workshop on AI in Health 2018, Stockholm, Sweden, E1

conference

CommuteShare: a ridesharing service for daily commuters using cross-domain urban big data

X Fan, C Xu, F Tang, J Qi, X Liu, L Chen, C Wang

(2018), pp. 298-301, IEEE ICWS 2018 : Proceedings of the International Conference on Web Services, San Francisco, Calif., E1

conference

Sliding-window based Propagation-aware Temporal Verification for Monitoring Parallel Cloud Business Workflows

Yeguo Wang, Rongbin Xu, Futian Wang, Haoyu Luo, Menglong Wang, Xiao Liu

(2018), pp. 449-454, 2018 IEEE 22nd International Conference on Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design ((CSCWD)), Nanjing, China, E1

conference

Adaptive temporal verification and violation handling for time-constrained business cloud workflows

H Luo, X Liu, J Liu, B Han, Y Yang

(2018), Vol. 11236, pp. 90-99, ICSOC 2018 : Service-Oriented Computing. Proceedings of 16th International Conference, Hangzhou, China, E1

conference
2017

A two-stage service replica strategy for business process efficiency optimization in Community cloud

H Luo, J Liu, X Liu

(2017), Vol. 26, pp. 80-87, Chinese journal of electronics, Stevenage, Eng., C1

journal article

A novel collective matrix factorization model for recommendation with fine-grained social trust prediction

J Wang, S Zhang, X Liu, Y Jiang, M Zhang

(2017), Vol. 29, pp. 1-14, Concurrency computation, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

The Bayesian Network based program dependence graph and its application to fault localization

X Yu, J Liu, Z Yang, X Liu

(2017), Vol. 134, pp. 44-53, Journal of systems and software, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

PaaS - black or white: an investigation into software development model for building retail industry SaaS

V Pham, X Liu, X Zheng, M Fu, S Deshpande, W Xia, R Zhou, M Abdelrazek

(2017), pp. 285-287, ICSE 2017 : Proceedings of the 39th International Conference on Software Engineering, Buenos Aires, Argentina, E1

conference

Let smart ants help you reduce the delay penalty of multiple software projects

W Zhang, X Liu, Y Yang

(2017), pp. 271-273, ICSE-C 2017 : Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM 39th International Conference on Software Engineering Companion, Buenos Aires, Argentina, E1

conference

BigVM: a multi-layer-microservice-based platform for deploying SaaS

T Zheng, Y Zhang, X Zheng, M Fu, X Liu

(2017), pp. 45-50, CBD 2017 : Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Advanced Cloud and Big Data, Shanghai, China, E1

conference

Unlicensed taxis detection service based on large-scale vehicles mobility data

Y Wang, X Fan, X Liu, C Zheng, L Chen, C Wang, J Li

(2017), pp. 857-861, ICWS 2017 : Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE 24th International Conference on Web Services, Honolulu, Hawaii, E1

conference

Propagation-aware temporal verification for parallel business cloud workflows

H Luo, X Liu, J Liu, Y Yang

(2017), pp. 106-113, ICWS 2017 : Proceedings of the 2017 IEEE 24th International Conference on Web Services, Honolulu, Hawaii, E1

conference
2016

An effective energy testing framework for cloud workflow activities

Z Zhao, X Liu, J Li, K Zhang, J Liu

(2016), Vol. 602, pp. 89-105, Process-aware systems, Berlin, Germany, B1-1

book chapter

Workflow temporal verification for monitoring parallel business processes

X Liu, D Wang, D Yuan, F Wang, Y Yang

(2016), Vol. 28, pp. 286-302, Journal of software: evolution and process, Chichester, England, C1

journal article

A novel datacenter-oriented data placement strategy of scientific workflow in hybrid cloud

X Li, Y Wu, X Liu, H Cheng, E Zhu, Y Yang

(2016), Vol. 27, pp. 1861-1875, Ruan jian xue bao/Journal of software, Beijing, China, C1-1

journal article

Identifying social influence in complex networks: a novel conductance eigenvector centrality model

X Li, Y Liu, Y Jiang, X Liu

(2016), Vol. 210, pp. 141-154, Neurocomputing, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

A dynamic pricing reverse auction-based resource allocation mechanism in cloud workflow systems

X Li, R Ding, X Liu, X Liu, E Zhu, Y Zhong

(2016), Vol. 2016, pp. 1-13, Scientific programming, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

A novel framework for semantic entity identification and relationship integration in large scale text data

D Wang, X Liu, H Luo, J Fan

(2016), Vol. 64, pp. 198-210, Future generation computer systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Exploring the effectiveness of true abnormal data elimination in context-aware web services recommendation

X Fan, Y Wang, Y Hu, Y Ma, X Liu

(2016), pp. 300-307, ICWS 2016 : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Web Services, San Francisco, California, E1

conference

Where to fix temporal violations: a novel handling point selection strategy for business cloud workflows

H Luo, X Liu, J Liu, F Wang

(2016), pp. 155-162, 2016 IEEE International Conference on Services Computing (SCC 2016), San Francisco, Calif, E1

conference

Bayesian network based program dependence graph for fault localization

X Yu, J Liu, Z Yang, X Liu, X Yin, S Yi

(2016), pp. 181-188, ISSREW 2016 : Proceedings of the 2016 IEEE International Symposium on Software Reliability Engineering Workshops, Ottawa, Ont., E1

conference

A Novel Fine-Grained User Trust Relation Prediction for Improving Recommendation Accuracy

Shasha Zhang, Xiao Liu, Yuanchun Jiang, Min Zhang

(2016), pp. 164-171, 2016 International Conference on Advanced Cloud and Big Data (CBD), Chengdu, China, E1

conference

User role analysis in online social networks based on dirichlet process mixture models

F Du, Y Liu, X Liu, J Sun, Y Jiang

(2016), pp. 172-177, CBD 2016 : Proceedings of the International Conference on Advanced Cloud and Big Data 2016, Chengdu, China, E1

conference

A Novel APPs Recommendation Algorithm Based on APPs Popularity and User Behaviors

Yezheng Liu, Fei Du, Yuanchun Jiang, Xiao Liu, Qiudan Wang

(2016), pp. 584-589, DSC 2016 : Proceedings of the IEEE First International Conference on Data Science in Cyberspace : DSC 2016 : proceedings : Changsha, Hunan, China, 13-16 June 2016, Changsha, China, E1

conference
2015

Time-series pattern based effective noise generation for privacy protection on cloud

G Zhang, X Liu, Y Yang

(2015), Vol. 64, pp. 1456-1469, IEEE transactions on computers, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal article

Necessary and sufficient checkpoint selection for temporal verification of high-confidence cloud workflow systems

F Wang, X Liu, Y Yang

(2015), Vol. 58, pp. 1-16, Science China information sciences, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal article

Dynamic on-the-fly minimum cost benchmarking for storing generated scientific datasets in the cloud

D Yuan, X Liu, Y Yang

(2015), Vol. 64, pp. 2781-2795, IEEE transactions on computers, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal article

An algorithm for finding the minimum cost of storing and regenerating datasets in multiple clouds

D Yuan, L Cui, W Li, X Liu, Y Yang

(2015), Vol. PP, pp. 1-14, IEEE transactions on cloud computing, Piscatawy, N.J., C1-1

journal article

Power consumption prediction of web services for energy-efficient service selection

J Liu, J Jiang, X Cui, W Yang, X Liu

(2015), Vol. 19, pp. 1063-1073, Personal and ubiquitous computing, Berlin, Germany, C1-1

journal article

Temporal verification for scientific cloud workflows: State-of-the-art and research challenges

Q Wang, X Liu, Z Zhao, F Wang

(2015), Vol. 495, pp. 59-74, PAS 2014 : Communications in Computer and Information Science : Proceedings of the Process-Aware Systems 2014 International Workshop, Shanghai, China, E1-1

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Energy consumption prediction based on time-series models for CPU-intensive activities in the cloud

J Li, X Liu, Z Zhao, J Liu

(2015), Vol. 9531, pp. 756-769, ICA3PP 2015 : Proceedings of the algorithms and architectures for parallel processing 2015 conference, part 4, Zhangjiajie, China, E1

conference

A novel APP recommendation method based on SVD and social influence

X Liu, Q Wang, S Zhang, Y Jiang, F Du, Y Yue, Y Liang

(2015), Vol. 9529, pp. 269-281, ICA3PP 2015 : Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing, Zhangjiajie, China, E1-1

conference

Big data analytics and visualization with spatio-temporal correlations for traffic accidents

X Fan, B He, C Wang, J Li, M Cheng, H Huang, X Liu

(2015), Vol. 9529, pp. 255-268, ICA3PP 2015 : Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing, Zhangjiahjie, China, E1

conference

An epidemic model based temporal violation prediction strategy for large batch of parallel business cloud workflows

H Luo, J Liu, X Liu, F Wang

(2015), pp. 182-189, DSDIS 2015: Proceedings of the IEEE Data Science and Data Intensive Systems 2015 International Conference, Sydney, NSW, E1

conference

Ant colony algorithm based scheduling for handling software project delay

W Zhang, Y Yang, J Xiao, X Liu, M Babar

(2015), Vol. 2015 August, pp. 52-56, ICSSP 2015 : Proceedings of the 2015 International Conference on Software and Systems Process, Tallinn, Estonia, E1-1

conference

A mapreduce reinforced distributed sequential pattern mining algorithm

X Yu, J Liu, X Liu, C Ma, B Li

(2015), Vol. 9529, pp. 183-197, ICA3PP 2015 : Proceedings of the 15th International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing, Part 2, Zhangjiajie, China, E1-1

conference

Variation-aware resource allocation evaluation for cloud workflows using statistical model checking

S Huang, M Chen, X Liu, D Du, X Chen

(2015), pp. 201-208, BdCloud 2014 : Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on Big Data and Cloud Computing, Sydney, New South Wales, E1-1

conference
2014

Do we need to handle every temporal violation in scientific workflow systems?

X Liu, Y Yang, D Yuan, J Chen

(2014), Vol. 23, pp. 1-34, ACM transactions on software engineering and methodology, USA, C1-1

journal article

A novel deadline assignment strategy for a large batch of parallel tasks with soft deadlines in the cloud

X Liu, D Wang, D Yuan, Y Yang

(2014), pp. 51-58, HPCC & EUC 2013 : Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Joint Conference on High Performance Computing and Communications and Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing, Xhangjiajie, Cina, E1-1

conference

Queueing theory based service replica strategy for business process efficiency optimization in community cloud

H Luo, X Liu, J Liu

(2014), pp. 83-90, CCBD 2014 :Proceedings of the International Conference on Cloud Computing and Big Data, Wuhan, China, E1-1

conference

Temporal verification for business cloud workflows: open research issues

Z Zhao, F Wang, X Fan, X Liu

(2014), pp. 33-40, SKG 2014 : Proceedings of the 2014 10th International Conference on Semantics, Knowledge and Grids, Beijing, China, E1-1

conference

Cloud data management for scientific workflows: research issues, methodologies, and state-of-the-art

D Yuan, L Cui, X Liu

(2014), pp. 21-28, SKG 2014 : Proceedings of the 2014 10th International Conference on Semantics, Knowledge and Grids, Beijing, China, E1-1

conference

Logistics scheduling based on cloud business workflows

R Xu, X Liu, Y Xie, F Wang, C Zhang, Y Yang

(2014), pp. 29-34, CSCWD 2014 : Proceedings of the Computer Supported Cooperative Work in Design 2014 Conference, Hsinchu, Taiwan, E1-1

conference

Throughput based temporal verification for monitoring large batch of parallel processes

X Liu, D Wang, D Yuan, F Wang, Y Yang

(2014), pp. 124-133, ICSSP 2014 : Proceedings of the Software and Systems Process 2014 Conference, Nanjing, China, E1-1

conference

A Gaussian fields based mining method for semi-automating staff assignment in workflow application

R Xu, X Liu, Y Xie, D Yuan, Y Yang

(2014), pp. 178-182, ICSSP 2014 : Proceedings of the Software and Systems Process 2014 Conference, Nanjing, China, E1-1

conference

A novel quantitative evaluation approach for software project schedules using statistical model checking

D Du, M Chen, X Liu, Y Yang

(2014), pp. 476-479, ICSE 2014 : Proceedings of the 36th International Conference on Software Engineering, Hyderabad, India, E1-1

conference

Efficient two-phase approaches for branch-and-bound style resource constrained scheduling

M Chen, F Gu, L Zhou, G Pu, X Liu

(2014), pp. 162-167, VLSID 2014 : Proceedings of the 2014 27th International Conference on VLSI Design and 2014 13th International Conference on Embedded Systems, Mumbai, India, E1-1

conference
2013

A highly practical approach toward achieving minimum data sets storage cost in the cloud

D Yuan, Y Yang, X Liu, W Li, L Cui, M Xu, J Chen

(2013), Vol. 24, pp. 1234-1244, IEEE transactions on parallel and distributed systems, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal article

A market-oriented hierarchical scheduling strategy in cloud workflow systems

Z Wu, X Liu, Z Ni, D Yuan, Y Yang

(2013), Vol. 63, pp. 256-293, Journal of supercomputing, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal article

Forecasting model for activity durations in cloud workflow based on chaotic time series

Z Wu, X Liu, Z Ni

(2013), Vol. 19, pp. 1920-1927, Computer Integrated Manufacturing Systems, CIMS [Jisuanji Jicheng Zhizao Xitong ], Beijing, China, C1-1

journal article

Novel client-cloud architecture for scalable instance-intensive workflow systems

D Cao, X Liu, Y Yang

(2013), Vol. 8181, pp. 270-284, WISE 2013 : Part II : Proceedings of the 14th Internation Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering, Nanjing, China, E1-1

conference

An algorithm for cost-effectively storing scientific datasets with multiple service providers in the cloud

D Yuan, X Liu, L Cui, T Zhang, W Li, D Cao, Y Yang

(2013), pp. 285-292, eScience 2013 : Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE 9th International Conference on eScience, Beijing, China, E1-1

conference

Selecting checkpoints along the time line: a novel temporal checkpoint selection strategy for monitoring a batch of parallel business processes

X Liu, Y Yang, D Cao, D Yuan

(2013), pp. 1281-1284, ICSE 2013 : Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Software Engineering, San Francisco, California, E1-1

conference

A DT-SVM strategy for stock futures prediction with big data

D Wang, X Liu, M Wang

(2013), pp. 1005-1012, CSE 2013 : Proceedings of the 16th IEEE International Conference on Computational Science and Engineering, Sydney, New South Wales, E1-1

conference

Extracting the semantic content of web pages via repeated structures

Z He, H Luo, J Fan, X Liu

(2013), pp. 1-6, ICME 2013 : Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, San Jose, California, E1-1

conference

Semantic entity identification in large scale data via statistical features and DT-SVM

D Wang, X Liu, H Luo, J Fan

(2013), Vol. 8180, pp. 354-367, WISE 2013 : Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Web Information Systems Engineering, Part 1, Nanjing, China, E1-1

conference

The design of a workflow recommendation system for workflow as a service in the cloud

D Wang, X Liu, Z He, X Fan

(2013), Vol. 171, pp. 251-263, BPM 2013 : Proceedings of the 2013 Business Process Management International Conference, Beijing, China, E1-1

conference
2012

Temporal QoS management in scientific cloud workflow systems

X Liu, Y Yang, J Chen

(2012), Waltham, Mass., A1-1

book

A data dependency based strategy for intermediate data storage in scientific cloud workflow systems

D Yuan, Y Yang, X Liu, G Zhang, J Chen

(2012), Vol. 24, pp. 956-976, Concurrency computation : practice and experience, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

A time-series pattern based noise generation strategy for privacy protection in cloud computing

G Zhang, Y Yang, X Liu, J Chen

(2012), pp. 458-465, CCGrid 2012 : Proceedings of the 12th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Grid Computing, Ontario, Canada, E1-1

conference

Managing large numbers of business processes with cloud workflow systems

X Liu, Y Yang, D Cao, D Yuan, J Chen

(2012), Vol. 127, pp. 33-42, AusPDC 2012 : Proceedings of the Tenth Australasian Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Computing, Melbourne, Vic., E1-1

conference
2011

Computation and storage trade-off for cost-effectively storing scientific datasets in the cloud

D Yuan, Y Yang, X Liu, J Chen

(2011), pp. 129-153, Handbook of data intensive computing, New York, N.Y., B1-1

book chapter

A probabilistic strategy for temporal constraint management in scientific workflow systems

X Liu, Z Ni, J Chen, Y Yang

(2011), Vol. 23, pp. 1893-1919, Concurrency computation practice and experience, Chichester, Eng., C1-1

journal article

On-demand minimum cost benchmarking for intermediate dataset storage in scientific cloud workflow systems

D Yuan, Y Yang, X Liu, J Chen

(2011), Vol. 71, pp. 316-332, Journal of Parallel and Distributed Computing, Maryland Heights, Mo., C1-1

journal article

A novel general framework for automatic and cost-effective handling of recoverable temporal violations in scientific workflow systems

X Liu, Z Ni, Z Wu, D Yuan, J Chen, Y Yang

(2011), Vol. 84, pp. 492-509, Journal of Systems and Software, C1-1

journal article

A novel statistical time-series pattern based interval forecasting strategy for activity durations in workflow systems

X Liu, Z Ni, D Yuan, Y Jiang, Z Wu, J Chen, Y Yang

(2011), Vol. 84, pp. 354-376, Journal of systems and software, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Preventing temporal violations in scientific workflows: where and how

X Liu, Y Yang, Y Jiang, J Chen

(2011), Vol. 37, pp. 805-825, IEEE Transactions on software engineering, Piscataway, N.J., C1-1

journal article

A local-optimisation based strategy for cost-effective datasets storage of scientific applications in the cloud

D Yuan, Y Yang, X Liu, J Chen

(2011), pp. 179-186, CLOUD 2011 : Change We Are Leading : Proceedings of the IEEE 4th International Conference on Cloud Computing 2011, Washington, D.C., E1-1

conference

A generic QoS framework for cloud workflow systems

X Liu, Y Yang, D Yuan, G Zhang, W Li, D Cao

(2011), pp. 713-720, DASC 2011 : Proceedings of the IEEE 9th International Conference on Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing 2011, Sydney, New South Wales, E1-1

conference
2010

SwinDeW-C: a peer-to-peer based cloud workflow system

X Liu, D Yuan, G Zhang, J Chen, Y Yang

(2010), pp. 309-332, Handbook of cloud computing, Boston, Ma., B1-1

book chapter

A data placement strategy in scientific cloud workflows

D Yuan, Y Yang, X Liu, J Chen

(2010), Vol. 26, pp. 1200-1214, Future generation computer systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

A compromised-time-cost scheduling algorithm in SwinDeW-C for instance-intensive cost-constrained workflows on a cloud computing platform

K Liu, H Jin, J Chen, X Liu, D Yuan, Y Yang

(2010), Vol. 24, pp. 445-456, International journal of high performance computing applications, London, Eng., C1-1

journal article

Integrating classification capability and reliability in associative classification: a ?-stronger model

Y Jiang, Y Liu, X Liu, S Yang

(2010), Vol. 37, pp. 3953-3961, Expert systems with applications, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

A cost-effective strategy for intermediate data storage in scientific cloud workflow systems

D Yuan, Y Yang, X Liu, J Chen

(2010), IPDPS 2010 : Proceedings of the 2010 IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing, Atlanta, Ga., E1-1

conference

An effective framework of light-weight handling for three-level fine-grained recoverable temporal violations in scientific workflows

X Liu, Z Ni, Z Wu, D Yuan, J Chen, Y Yang

(2010), pp. 43-50, ICPADS 2010 : Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Shanghai, China, E1-1

conference

A revised discrete particle swarm optimization for cloud workflow scheduling

Z Wu, Z Ni, L Gu, X Liu

(2010), pp. 184-188, CIS 2010 : Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Security, Nanning, China, E1-1

conference

Handling recoverable temporal violations in scientific workflow systems: a workflow rescheduling based strategy

X Liu, J Chen, Z Wu, Z Ni, D Yuan, Y Yang

(2010), pp. 534-537, CCGrid 2010 : 10th IEEE/ACM International Conference on Cluster, Cloud, and Grid Computing, Melbourne, Vic., E1-1

conference
2009

Achieving on-time delivery: a two-stage probabilistic scheduling strategy for software projects

X Liu, Y Yang, J Chen, Q Wang, M Li

(2009), Vol. 5543, pp. 317-329, ICSP 2009 : Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Process : Trustworthy Software Development Processes, Vancouver, Canada, E1-1

conference
2008

CSMC: a combination strategy for multi-class classification based on multiple association rules

Y Liu, Y Jiang, X Liu, S Yang

(2008), Vol. 21, pp. 786-793, Knowledge-based systems, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

A probabilistic strategy for setting temporal constraints in scientific workflows

X Liu, J Chen, Y Yang

(2008), Vol. 5240 LNCS, pp. 180-195, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), E1-1

conference

A QSQL-based efficient planning algorithm for fully-automated service composition in dynamic service environments

K Ren, X Liu, J Chen, N Xiao, J Song, W Zhang

(2008), Vol. 2, pp. 301-308, SCC 2008 : Proceedings 2008 IEEE International Conference on Services Computing, Honolulu, Hawaii, E1-1

conference

An algorithm in SwinDeW-C for scheduling transaction-intensive cost-constrained cloud workflows

Y Yang, K Liu, J Chen, X Liu, D Yuan, H Jin

(2008), pp. 374-375, eScience 2008 : Proceedings of the 4th IEEE International Conference on eScience, Indianapolis, Ind., E1-1

conference

Funded Projects at Deakin

Industry and Other Funding

Investigating How to Build Secure and Energy-Efficient Mobile Cloud Apps

Dr Xiao Liu

  • 2018: $25,000
  • 2017: $25,000

Building a Secure Cloud-based Collaborative CRM System.

Dr Xiao Liu, A/Prof Gang Li

  • 2019: $25,000
  • 2018: $25,000

Supervisions

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