Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Dr. Wei Gao

Assistant Professor

Areas of Interest



My research focuses on the design, analysis, and implementation of emerging mobile computing and networking systems, which comprise various mobile platforms spanning smartphones, vehicles, and medical healthcare devices. Through percolation of social behavior patterns of mobile users, my research seeks to leverage the interaction and cooperation among mobile users. The ultimate goal of my research is to provide prompt, efficient, and secure data access to mobile users, by fully utilizing and integrating the heterogeneous opportunities of mobile communication.


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