Xin Li  

Assistant Professor

College of Computer Science and Technology,
Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Email:   lics AT

Room 404, CS Building, NUAA
29 Jiangjun Avenue
Nanjing 211106, China

[Research Interests]   [Publications]  [Teaching]  [Professional Service]   [Students]   [中文简历]

Now, I am an Assistant Professor in the College of Computer Science and Technology at Nanjng University of Aeronautics and Astronautics. Here is my research and education background:

Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Sep. 2014 - now
Assistant Professor, College of Computer Science and Technology

Nanjing University, Sep. 2004 - Jun. 2014
Ph.D., Department of Computer Science and Technolgy, supervisor: Sanglu Lu and Daoxu Chen (2008-2014, a member of Dislab)
B.Sc., Department of Computer Science and Technolgy, supervisor: Zhuzhong Qian (2004-2008)

Temple University, Sep. 2012 - Sep. 2013
Visiting Ph.D. student, Department of Computer and Information Science, supervisor: Jie Wu

Research Interests

Cloud/Edge Computing
Data Management and Analysis
In-Memory Computing
Pervasive Computing


I am recruiting well motivated and dedicated master students to do research in above-mentioned areas.
Undergraduate students are also encouraged to contact me, to work on related topics.

Selected Publications [DBLP] [Google Scholar]

  • Xin Li, Liangyuan Wang, Jemal Abawajy, and Xiaolin Qin.
    Data-centric Task Scheduling Algorithm for Hybrid Tasks in Cloud Data Centers.
    International Conference on Algorithms and Architectures for Parallel Processing (ICA3PP), 2018. (CCF C)

  • Xin Li, Liangyuan Wang, Zhen Lian, and Xiaolin Qin.
    Migration-based Online CPSCN Big Data Analysis in Data Centers.
    IEEE Access, 6(1):19270-19277, 2018.

  • 李鑫,陈璇,黄志球.
    面向大数据应用的混合内存架构特征分析. (Analysis on Hybrid Memory Architecture for Big Data Application)

  • Xin Li, Jie Wu, Zhuzhong Qian, Shaojie Tang, and Sanglu Lu.
    Towards Location-aware Joint Job and Data Assignment in Cloud Data Centers with NVM.
    IEEE International Performance Computing and Communications Conference (IPCCC), 2017. (CCF C)

  • Zhen Lian, Xin Li, and Xiaolin Qin.
    Topology-aware VM Placement for Network Optimization in Cloud Data Centers.
    IEEE International Symposium on Parallel and Distributed Processing with Applications (ISPA), 2017. (CCF C)

  • Xin Li, Jie Wu, Shaojie Tang, and Sanglu Lu.
    Let’s Stay Together: Towards Traffic Aware Virtual Machine Placement in Data Centers.
    IEEE International Conference on Computer Communications (INFOCOM), 2014. (CCF A)

  • Xin Li, Zhuzhong Qian, Sanglu Lu, and Jie Wu.
    Energy Efficient Virtual Machine Placement Algorithm with Balanced and Improved Resource Utilization in a Data Center.
    Elsevier Mathematical and Computer Modelling, 58(5-6):1222-1235, 2013.
    (one of the 25 most cited paper since 2012. url)

  • Xin Li, Zhuzhong Qian, Ruiqing Chi, Bolei Zhang, and Sanglu Lu.
    Balancing Resource Utilization for Continuous Virtual Machine Requests in Clouds.
    International Conference on Innovative Mobile and Internet Services in Ubiquitous Computing (IMIS), 2012.


程序设计(1): Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2016, Fall 2015

Introduction to Computers: Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2016

计算机通信基础: Fall 2016, Spring 2016, Spring 2015

人机交互技术: Fall 2014

Professional Service

Conference TPC: SpaCCS (2018, 2017, 2016), TSP(2018, 2017, 2016), CBDCom 2018, IWCSS 2018, BIGCOM(2018, 2016, 2015)

Journal/Conference Reviewer: TPDS, TCC, JPDC, Science China, TII, JNCA, Software- Practice and Experience, 计算机学报


研究生:廉震(2016 - ),汪良媛(2017 - ),邱建军(2018 - ),李慧杰(2018 - )