Yuan He 何源   PhD, Associate Professor, PhD Supervisor


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Journals/Article/Book Chapters (* denotes corresponding author)
    Venue Theme
    [IMWUT] Jia Zhang, Yinian Zhou, Rui Xi, Shuai Li, Junchen Guo, *Yuan He, "mmWave Based Voice Recognition in NLoS Scenarios", ACM IMWUT, accepted.
    [CSUR] Yuan He, Xiuzhen Guo, Xiaolong Zheng, Zihao Yu, Jia Zhang, Haotian Jiang, Xin Na, Jiacheng Zhang, "Cross-Technology Communication for the Internet of Things: A Survey", ACM CSUR, accepted.
    [IMWUT] Weiguo Wang, Jinming Li, *Yuan He, Xiuzhen Guo, Yunhao Liu, "MotorBeat: Acoustic Communication for Home Appliances via Variable Pulse Width Modulation", ACM IMWUT, accepted.
    [TMC] Weiguo Wang, Jinming Li, *Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, "Localizing Multiple Acoustic Sources with a Single Microphone Array", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2022.
    [TMC] Songzhou Yang, *Yuan He, Meng Jin, "Continuous Gaze Tracking with Implicit Saliency-Aware Calibration on Mobile Devices", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2022.
    [TMC] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Songzhen Yang, Yunhao Liu, Li Yan, Yuyi Sun, "Versatile RFID-based Sensing: Model, Algorithm, and Applications", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2022.
    [TON] Xiuzhen Guo, Longfei Shangguan, *Yuan He, Jia Zhang, Haotian Jiang, Awais Ahmad Siddiqi, Yunhao Liu, "Efficient Ambient LoRa Backscatter with On-Off Keying Modulation", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, accepted.
    [TMC] Junchen Guo, *Yuan He, Chengkun Jiang, Meng Jin, Shuai Li, Jia Zhang, Rui Xi, Yunhao Liu, "Measuring Micrometer-Level Vibrations with mmWave Radar", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, accepted.
    [TON] Yuan He, Xiuzhen Guo, Jia Zhang, Haotian Jiang, "WIDE: Physical-level CTC via Digital Emulation", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2021, accepted.
    [TON] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Chengkun Jiang, Yunhao Liu, "Parallel Backscatter: Channel Estimation and Beyond", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2021, accepted.
    [TON] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Xin Meng, Dingyi Fang, Xiaojiang Chen, "Parallel Backscatter in the Wild: When Burstiness and Randomness Play with You", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2021, accepted.
    [TON] Xiuzhen Guo, *Yuan HeXiaolong Zheng, "WiZig: Cross-Technology Energy Communication over a Noisy Channel", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2020.
    [TMC] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Xiaolong Zheng, Dingyi Fang, Dan Xu, Tianzhang Xing, Xiaojiang Chen, "Exploiting Interference Fingerprints for Predictable Wireless Concurrency", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2020.
    [TMC] *Yuan He, Yilun Zheng, Meng Jin, Songzhen Yang, Xiaolong Zheng, Yunhao Liu, "RED: RFID-based Eccentricity Detection for High-speed Rotating Machinery", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2019.
    [TON] Xiuzhen Guo, *Yuan He, Xiaolong Zheng, Omprakash Gnawali, "ZigFi: Harnessing Channel State Information for Cross-Technology Communication ", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2019.
    [TMC] Chengkun Jiang, *Yuan He, Xiaolong Zheng, Yunhao Liu, "OmniTrack: Orientation-aware RFID Tracking with Centimeter-level Accuracy", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2019.
    [TON] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Xin Meng, Yilun Zheng, Dingyi Fang, Xiaojiang Chen, "FlipTracer: Practical Parallel Decoding for Backscatter Communication", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, 2019.
    [SPM] Yuan He, *Junchen Guo, Xiaolong Zheng, "From Surveillance to Digital Twin: Challenges and Recent Advances of Signal Processing for Industrial IoT", IEEE Signal Processing Magazine,Special Issue on Signal Processing for Internet-of-Things, 2018.
    [TMC] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Dingyi Fang, Xiaojiang Chen, Xin Meng, Tianzhang Xing, "iGuard: A Real-Time Anti-Theft System for Smartphones", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 2018.
    [JSAC] *Yuan He, Jiaqi Liang, Yunhao Liu, "Pervasive Floorplan Generation Based on Only Inertial Sensing: Feasibility, Design, and Implementation", IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, vol. 35, no. 4, pp. 1-9, April 2017 (Digital Object Identifier: 10.1109/JSAC.2017.2679659).
    [TCOM] Xiaolong Zheng, Zhichao Cao, Jiliang Wang, *Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, "Interference Resilient Duty Cycling for Wireless Sensor Networks under Co-existing Environments", IEEE Transactions on Communications, accpeted.
    [TMC] Xiaoyu Ji, Yuan He, Jiliang Wang, Kaishun Wu, Ke Yi, Daibo Liu, Yunhao Liu, "On Improving Wireless Channel Utilization: A Collision Tolerance-based Approach", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, accepted.
    [TON] Zhichao Cao, *Yuan He, Qiang Ma, Yunhao Liu, "L2: Lazy Forwarding in Low Duty Cycle Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 23, no. 3, pp. 922-930, June 2015.
    [TON] Yin Wang, *Yuan He, Xufei Mao, Yunhao Liu, Xiang-Yang Li, "Exploiting Constructive Interference for Scalable Flooding in Wireless Networks", IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, vol. 21, no. 6, pp. 1880-1889, 2013.
    [TPDS] Yunhao Liu, *Yuan He, Mo Li, Jiliang Wang, Kebin Liu, Xiang-Yang Li, "Does Wireless Sensor Network Scale? A Measurement Study on GreenOrbs", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 24, Issue 10, pp. 1983-1993, Oct. 2013.
    [TMC] *Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, Xingfa Shen, Lufeng Mo, Guojun Dai, "Non-Interactive Localization of Wireless Camera Sensors with Mobile Beacon", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, vol. 12, no. 2, pp. 333-345, Feb. 2013.
    [TPDS] *Yuan He and Mo Li, "COSE: A Query-Centric Framework of Collaborative Heterogeneous Sensor Networks", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Special Issue on Cyber-Physical Systems (Spotlight Paper for the September 2012 issue), vol. 23, no. 9, pp. 1681-1693, 2012.
    [TPDS] Yuan He and Yunhao Liu, “VOVO: VCR-Oriented Video-On-Demand in Large-Scale Peer-to-Peer Networks”, IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, vol. 20, Issue 4, pp. 528-539, April, 2009.

Conferences/Workshops (* denotes corresponding author)

Venue Theme
[SenSys] Weiguo Wang, Luca Mottola, *Yuan He, Jinming Li, Yimiao Sun, Shuai Li, Hua Jing, Yulei Wang, "MicNest: Long-Range Instant Acoustic Localization of Drones in Precise Landing", ACM SenSys, 2022.
[SenSys] Yimiao Sun, Weiguo Wang, Luca Mottola, Ruijin Wang, *Yuan He, "AIM: Acoustic Inertial Measurement for Indoor Drone Localization and Tracking", ACM SenSys, 2022.
[MobiCom] Xiuzhen Guo, Yuan He, Zihao Yu, Jiacheng Zhang, Yunhao Liu, Longfei Shangguan, "RF-Transformer: A Unified Backscatter Radio Hardware Abstraction", ACM MobiCom 2022.
[IPSN] Zihao Yu, Xin Na, Carlo Alberto Boano, *Yuan He, Xiuzhen Guo, Pengyu Li, Meng Jin, "SmarTiSCH: An Interference-Aware Engine for IEEE 802.15.4e-based Networks", ACM/IEEE IPSN, Milan, Italy, May 4-6, 2022.
[IPSN] Meng Jin, Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, Xinbing Wang, "Furtively Connecting IoT Devices with Random Noise", ACM/IEEE IPSN, Milan, Italy, May 4-6, 2022.
[NSDI] Xiuzhen Guo, Longfei Shangguan, *Yuan He, Nan Jing, Jiacheng Zhang, Haotian Jiang, Yunhao Liu, "Saiyan: Design and Implementation of a Low-power Demodulator for LoRa Backscatter Systems", USENIX NSDI 2022.
[SenSys] Haotian Jiang, Jiacheng Zhang, Xiuzhen Guo, Yuan He, "Sense Me on the Ride: Accurate Mobile Sensing over a LoRa Backscatter Channel", ACM SenSys 2021.
[IPSN] Junchen Guo, Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Weiguo Wang, Yunhao Liu, " Dancing Waltz with Ghosts: Measuring Sub-mm-Level 2D Rotor Orbit with a Single mmWave Radar", IEEE/ACM IPSN, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, May 18-21, 2021.
[INFOCOM] Songzhou Yang, *Yuan He, Meng Jin, "vGaze: Implicit Saliency-Aware Calibration for Continuous Gaze Tracking on Mobile Devices", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Virtual Conference, 10-13 May 2021.
[SenSys]

Xiuzhen Guo, Longfei Shanggua, *Yuan He, Jia Zhang, Haotian Jiang, Awais Ahmad Siddiqi, Yunhao Liu, "Aloba: Rethinking ON-OFF Keying Modulation for Ambient LoRa Backscatter", ACM SenSys, Yokohama, Japan, Nov. 16-19, 2020.

[SenSys] Weiguo Wang, Jinming Li, *Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, "Symphony: Localizing Multiple Acoustic Sources with a Single Microphone Array", ACM SenSys, Yokohama, Japan, Nov. 16-19, 2020.
[MobiCom] Chengkun Jiang, Junchen Guo, *Yuan He, Meng Jin, Shuai Li, Yunhao Liu, "mmVib: Micrometer-Level Vibration Measurement with mmWave Radar", ACM MobiCom, London, United Kingdom, Sept. 21-25, 2020.
[MobiHoc] Xiaolong Zheng, Dan Xia, Xiuzhen Guo, Liang Liu, Yuan He, Huadong Ma, "Portal: Transparent Cross-technology Opportunistic Forwarding for Low-power Wireless Networks", ACM International Symposium on Theory, Algorithmic Foundations, and Protocol Design for Mobile Networks and Mobile Computing, online, Oct. 11-14, 2020.
[IPSN] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Chengkun Jiang, Yunhao Liu, "Fireworks: Channel Estimation of Parallel Backscattered Signals", ACM/IEEE International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks, Sydney, Australia, April 21-24, 2020.
[INFOCOM] Jia Zhang, Xiuzhen Guo, Haotian Jiang, Xiaolong Zheng, *Yuan He, "Link Quality Estimation of Cross-Technology Communication", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Beijing, China, Apr. 27 - 30, 2020.
[IPSN] Xiuzhen Guo, *Yuan He, Jia Zhang, Haotian Jiang, "WIDE: Physical-level CTC via Digital Emulation", ACM/IEEE International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks, Montreal, Canada, Apr. 16 - Apr. 18, 2019.
[IPSN] Chengkun Jiang, *Yuan He, Songzhen Yang, Junchen Guo, Yunhao Liu, "3D-OmniTrack: 3D Tracking with COTS RFID Systems", ACM/IEEE Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks, Montreal, Canada, Apr. 16 - 18, 2019.
[INFOCOM] Junchen Guo, Ting Wang, *Yuan He, Meng Jin, Chengkun Jiang, Yunhao Liu, "TwinLeak: RFID-based Liquid Leakage Detection in Industrial Environments", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Paris, France, Apr. 29 - May 2, 2019.
[INFOCOM] Xiuzhen Guo, *Yuan He, Xiaolong Zheng, Zihao Yu, Yunhao Liu, "LEGO-Fi: Transmitter-Transparent CTC with Cross-Demapping", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Paris, France, Apr. 29 - May 2, 2019.
[ICII] Junchen Guo, Ting Wang, Meng Jin, Songzhen Yang, Chengkun Jiang, Long Liu, *Yuan He, "TagLeak: Non-intrusive and Battery-free Liquid Leakage Detection with Backscattered Signals", in IEEE ICII 2018, Bellevue, WA, USA, Oct. 21-23, 2018.Best Paper Award.
[MobiCom] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Xin Meng, Dingyi Fang, Xiaojiang Chen, "Parallel Backscatter in the Wild: When Burstiness and Randomness Play with You", ACM MobiCom, New Delhi, India, Oct. 29 - Nov. 2, 2018.
[ICNP] Chengkun Jiang, *Yuan He, Meng Jin, Xiaolong Zheng, Junchen Guo, "Canon: Exploiting Channel Diversity for Reliable Parallel Decoding in Backscatter Communication", IEEE ICNP, Cambridge, UK, Sept. 24-27, 2018.
[IPSN] Chengkun Jiang, *Yuan He, Xiaolong Zheng, Yunhao Liu, "Orientation-aware RFID Tracking with Centimeter-level Accuracy", IEEE/ACM International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks, Porto, Portugal, April 11-13, 2018.
[INFOCOM] Xiaolong Zheng, *Yuan He, Xiuzhen Guo, "StripComm: Interference-Resilient Cross-Technology Communication in Coexisting Environments", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Honolulu, HI, USA, April 15-19, 2018.
[INFOCOM] Xiuzhen Guo, *Yuan He, Xiaolong Zheng, "ZigFi: Harnessing Channel State Information for Cross-Technology Communication ", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Honolulu, HI, USA, April 15-19, 2018.
[INFOCOM] Yilun Zheng, *Yuan He, Meng Jin, Xiaolong Zheng, Yunhao Liu, "RED: RFID-based Eccentricity Detection for High-speed Rotating Machinery", IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications, Honolulu, HI, USA, April 15-19, 2018.
[ICPADS] Junchen Guo, *Yuan He, Xiaolong Zheng, "PanGu: Towards A Software-Defined Architecture for Multi-function Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE ICPADS, Shenzhen, China, December 15-17, 2017.Best Student Paper Award.
[MobiCom] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Xin Meng, Yilun Zheng, Dingyi Fang, Xiaojiang Chen, "FlipTracer: Practical Parallel Decoding for Backscatter Communication", ACM MobiCom, Snowbird, Utah, USA, Oct 16-20, 2017.
[INFOCOM] Xiuzhen Guo, Xiaolong Zheng, *Yuan He, "WiZig: Cross-Technology Energy Communication over a Noisy Channel", IEEE INFOCOM, Atlanta, GA, USA, May 1-4, 2017.
[ICNP] Meng Jin, *Yuan He, Xiaolong Zheng, Dingyi Fang, Dan Xu, Tianzhang Xing, Xiaojiang Chen, "Smoggy-Link: Fingerprinting Interference for Predictable Wireless Concurrency", IEEE ICNP, Singapore, November 8-11, 2016.
[INFOCOM] Meng Jin, Tianzhang Xing, Xiaojiang Chen, Xin Meng, Dingyi Fang, *Yuan He, "DualSync: Taming Clock Skew Variation for Synchronization in Low-Power Wireless Networks", IEEE INFOCOM, San Francisco, CA, April 10-15, 2016.
[ICPADS] *Yuan He and Shuo Lian, "Stethoscope: A Sustainable Runtime Debugger for Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE ICPADS, Melbourne, Australia, December 14-17, 2015.
[SenSys] Xiaolong Zheng, Zhichao Cao, Jiliang Wang, Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, "ZiSense: Towards Interference Resilient Duty Cycling in Wireless Sensor Networks", ACM SenSys, Memphis, TN, USA, November 3-6, 2014.
[INFOCOM] Xiaoyu Ji, Yuan He, Jiliang Wang, Wei Dong, Xiaopei Wu, Yunhao Liu, "Walking down the STAIRS: Efficient Collision Resolution for Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE INFOCOM 2014, Toronto, Canada, 2014.
[ICNP] Xiaoyu Ji, Yuan He, Jiliang Wang, Kaishun Wu, Ke Yi, Yunhao Liu, "Voice Over the Dins: Improving Wireless Channel Utilization with Collision Tolerance", IEEE ICNP, Göttingen, Germany, 2013.
[RTSS] Lin Wang, *Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, Wenyuan Liu, Jiliang Wang, Nan Jing, "It Is Not Just A Matter of Time: Oscillation-Free Emergency Navigation with Sensor Networks", IEEE RTSS, San Juan, Puerto Rico, 2012.
[INFOCOM] Zhichao Cao, *Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, "L2: Lazy Forwarding in Low Duty Cycle Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE INFOCOM, Orlando, FL, USA, 2012.
[INFOCOM] Yin Wang, Yuan He, Xufei Mao, Yunhao Liu, Zhiyu Huang, Xiang-yang Li, "Exploiting Constructive Interference for Scalable Flooding in Wireless Networks", IEEE INFOCOM, Orlando, FL, USA, 2012.
[RTSS] *Yuan He, Xingfa Shen, Yunhao Liu, Lufeng Mo, Guojun Dai, "LISTEN: Non-Interactive Localization in Wireless Camera Sensor Networks", IEEE RTSS, San Diego, CA, USA, November 30 - December 3, 2010.
[INFOCOM] Yunhao Liu, Yuan He, Mo Li, Jiliang Wang, et al. "Does Wireless Sensor Network Scale? A Measurement Study on GreenOrbs", IEEE INFOCOM, Shanghai, China, April 10-15, 2011.
[ICPADS] Chao Wang , Huadong Ma, Yuan He, Shuguang Xiong, "Approximate Data Collection for Wireless Sensor Networks", IEEE ICPADS, Shanghai, China, December 8-10, 2010. Best Paper Award (1 out of 188 submissions)
[SenSys] Wei Xi, *Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, Jizhong Zhao, Lufeng Mo, Zheng Yang, Jiliang Wang, Xiang-Yang Li, "Locating Sensors in the Wild: Pursuit of Ranging Quality", ACM SenSys, Zurich, Switzerland - November 3-5, 2010.
[SenSys] Lufeng Mo, *Yuan He, Yunhao Liu, Jizhong Zhao, Shaojie Tang, Xiang-Yang Li, Guojun Dai, "Canopy Closure Estimates with GreenOrbs: Sustainable Sensing in the Forest", ACM SenSys, Berkeley, California, November 4-6, 2009.