Hanhua Chen  Professor
                Room 220, No.5 East Building
                School of Computer Science and Technology
                Huazhong University of Science and Technology
                No. 1037, Luoyu Road, Wuhan, 430074 China
 
                Email: chen@hust.edu.cn
                Tel: +86-27-87543527-8021-602
               

About Me I am a professor in School of Computer Science and Technology of Huazhong University of Science and Technology (HUST), where I received my PhD degree (Advisor: Prof. Hai Jin)  in Computer Science and Engineering  in 2010. I received the National Excellent Doctorial Dissertation Award of PR China. My research interest includes distributed systems, BigData Processing Systems, Online Social Network Systes and Peer-to-Peer Systems. I am currently looking for self-motivated students with good technical background. Drop me an E-mail if you have interests to work with me. 
Research Experiences
  • 2014.10~present, Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
  • 2011.05~2014. 09 Associate Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
  • 2010.09~2011.10  Postdoc Fellow, University of Southern Denmark
  • 2009.05~2010.05  Research Associate, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • 2007.03~2009.03  Visiting Scholar, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
  • 2006.10~2007.02  Research Intern, Microsoft Research Asia
  • 2006.03~2006.08  Visiting Scholar, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
    Publications
  • Books
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Large Scale Distributed Content Retrieval, Science Press. May 2011. ISBN: 978703031417 (book in Chinese)  
  • Journal Papers 
  • Fan Zhang, Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, "Piggyback Game: Efficient Event Stream Dissemination in Online Social Network Systems," to appear at IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), 2018. 
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Fan Zhang, "CBL: Exploiting Community Based Locality for Efficient Content Search Service in Online Social Networks," IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC). Vol. 10, No.6, pp.868-878, 2017
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Xiaolong Cui, "Hybrid followee recommendation in microblogging systems," SCIENCE CHINA Information Sciences, Vol.60, No.1, pp. 12102, 2017
  • Chen Yu, Yang Liu, Dezhong Yao, Laurence T. Yang, Hai Jin, Hanhua Chen, Qiang Ding, "Modeling User Activity Patterns for Next-Place Prediction," IEEE Systems Journal, Vol.11, No.2, pp.1060-1071, 2017
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Shaoliang Wu, "Minimizing Inter-server Communications by Exploiting Self-similarity in Online Social Networks," IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS). Vol.27, No.4, pp.1116-1130, 2016
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Lingchao Guo, "Sink-Free Audio-on-Demand over Wireless Sensor Networks," IEEE Transactions on Computers (TC), Vol.65, No.5, pp.1606-1618. 2016
  • Hanhua Chen, Xiaolong Cui, Hai Jin, "Top-k followee recommendation over microblogging systems by exploiting diverse information sources," Future Generation Compter Systems, Vol.55, pp.534-543, 2016
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, "Efficient Keyword Searching in Large-scale Social Network Service," Accepted to appear at IEEE Transactions on Services Computing (TSC), 2015. 
  • Hai Jin, Li Deng, Song Wu, Xuanhua Shi, Hanhua Chen, Xiaodong Pan, "MECOM: Live migration of virtual machines by adaptively compressing memory pages, " Future Generation Compter Systems, Vol. 38, pp.3-35, 2014
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Xucheng Luo, Yunhao Liu, Tao Gu, Kaiji Chen, Lionel M. Ni, "BloomCast: Efficient and Effective Full-Text Retrieval in Unstructured P2P Networks," IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS).  Vol. 23, No.2, pp.232-241, 2012.
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Lei Chen, Yunhao Liu, Lionel M. Ni, "Optimizing Bloom Filter Settings in Peer-to-Peer Multi-keyword Searching," IEEE Transactions on Knowledge and Data Engineering (TKDE). Vol. 24, No. 4, pp. 692-706, 2012.
  • Tao Gu, Liang Wang, Hanhua Chen, Xianping Tao, and Jian Lu, "Recognizing Multi-user Activities using Wireless Body Sensor Networks", IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC). Vol.10, No.11, pp.1618-1631, 2011.
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, "Finding and evaluating the community structure in semantic peer-to-peer overlay networks," SCIENCE CHINA Information Sciences, Vol.54, No.7, pp.1340-1351, 2011
  • Liang Wang, Tao Gu, XianPing Tao, Hanhua Chen, Jian Lu, "Recognizing multi-user activities using wearable sensors in a smart home," Pervasive and Mobile Computing, Vol.7, No.3, pp.287-298, 2011
  • Hanhua Chen, Jun Yan, Hai Jin, Yunhao Liu, Lionel M. Ni, "TSS: Efficient Term-Set Search in Large Peer-to-Peer Textual Collections", IEEE Transactions on Computers (TC). Vol. 59, No. 7, pp.969-980. 2010
  • Deke Guo, Jie Wu, Yunhao Liu, Hai Jin, Hanhua Chen, Tao Chen, "Quasi-Kautz Digraphs for Peer-to-Peer Networks", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS). Vol. 22, No. 6, pp.1042-1055. 2010
  • Deke Guo, Hanhua Chen, Yuan He, Hai Jin, Chao Chen, Honghui Chen, Zhen Shu, Guangqi Huang:, "KCube: A novel architecture for interconnection networks," Information Processing Lettter, Vol. 110, No.18-19, pp. 821-825, 2010
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Yunhao Liu, Lionel M. Ni, "Difficulty-aware Hybrid Search in Peer-to-Peer Networks", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems (TPDS), Vol.20, No.1, pp.71-82, 2009
  • Hai Jin, Hanhua Chen, "SemreX: Efficient Search in Semantic Overlay for Literature Retrieval," Future Generation Computer Systems (FGCS), Vol.24, No.6, pp.475-488, 2008.  
  • Conference Papers 
  • Changfu Lin, Jingjing Zhan, Hanhua Chen, Jie Tan, Hai Jin, "Ares: a High Performance and Fault-tolerant Distributed Stream Processing System," Proceedings of the 26th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2018), Cambridge, UK, September 24-27, 2018. (Acceptance Rate: 17.8%)
  • Hanhua Chen, Fan Zhang, Hai Jin, "Popularity-aware Differentiated Distributed Stream Processing on Skewed Streams," Proceedings of the 25th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2017), Toronto, Canada, Oct. 10-13, 2017. (Acceptance Rate: 18.7%)
  • Hanhua Chen, Liangyi Liao, Hai Jin, Jie Wu, "The Dynamic Cuckoo Filter," Proceedings of the 25th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2017), Toronto, Canada, Oct. 10-13, 2017. (Acceptance Rate: 18.6%)
  • Sijie Wu, Hanhua Chen, Changfu Lin, Hai Jin, "Shadow: Exploiting the Power of Choice for Efficient Shuffling in MapReduce," Proceedings of ICPADS'17, Dec. 15-17, Shenzhen, 2017.
  • Fan Zhang, Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, "Piggyback Game: Efficient Event Stream Dissemination in Online Social Network Systems," Proceedings of the 24th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2016), Singapore, Nov. 8-11, 2016.
  • Changfu Lin, Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Jiangchuan Liu, "QuickPoint: Efficiently Identifying Densest Sub-graphs in Online Social Networks for Event Stream Dissemination," Proceedings of the 24th IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Quality of Service (IWQoS 2016), Beijing, China, June 20-21, 2016.
  • Hanhua Chen, Fan Zhang, Hai Jin, "CBL: Exploiting Community based Locality for Efficient Content Search in Online Social Networks," Proceedings of the 23rd ACM International Symposium on High-Performance Parallel and Distributed Computing (HPDC 2014), Vancouver, Canada, June, 2014.
  • Hanhua Chen, Qiong Hu, Hai Jin, "Incremental Design of Scalable Wireless Interconnection Structure for CMPs," Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM IWQoS 2014, Hong Kong, May, 2014.
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Ning Jin, Tao Gu, "Minimizing Inter-server Communications by Exploiting Self-similarity in Online Social Networks", Proceedings of the 20th IEEE International Conference on Network Protocols (ICNP 2012), Austin, USA Oct. 2012. (Acceptance Rate: 22.9%)
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Lingchao Guo, Shaoliang Wu, Tao Gu, "Audio-on-Demand over Wireless Sensor Networks",  Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM IWQoS 2012, Coimbra, Portugal, June, 2012. (Acceptance Rate: 21.8%)
  • Weixiong Rao, Lei Chen, Ada W. Fu, Hanhua Chen, Futai Zou, "On Efficient Content Matching in Distributed Pub/Sub Systems", Proceedings of the INFOCOM 2009, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, April, 2009. (Acceptance Rate: 19.7%)
  • Weixiong Rao, Ada W. Fu, Lei Chen, Hanhua Chen," Towards Efficient Full-Text Filtering and Dissemination in a DHT Environment", Proceedings of the 25th International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE 2009), Shanghai, China, April, 2009. (Acceptance Rate: 16.8%)
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Xucheng Luo, Yunhao Liu, Lionel M Ni, "BloomCast: Efficient Full-Text Retrieval over Unstructured P2Ps with Guaranteed Recall," Proceedings of the 9th IEEE International Symposium on Cluster, Could and the Grid (IEEE CCGrid 2009), Shanghai, China, 2009.
  • Hanhua Chen, Mo Li, Hai Jin, Yunhao Liu, Lionel M Ni, ''MDS: Efficient Multi-dimensional Query Processing in Data-Centric WSNs'',  Proceedings of the 29th IEEE Real-Time Systems Symposium (RTSS 2008), Barcelona, Spain, December, 2008. (Acceptance rate: 23%) 
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Jiliang Wang, Lei Chen, Yunhao Liu, Lionel M. Ni, "Efficient Multi-Keyword Search over P2P Web", Proceedings of the 17th International World Wide Web Conference (WWW 2008),  Beijing, China, April, 2008. (Acceptance rate: 11%)
  • Xucheng Luo, Zhiguang Qin, Jinsong Han, Hanhua Chen, "DHT-assisted Probabilistic and Exhaustive Search in Unstructured P2P Networks," Proceedings of the 22nd International Parallel and Distributed Processing Symposium (IPDPS 2008), Miami, Florida, USA, April, 2008. (Acceptance Rate: 25.6%)
  • Hanhua Chen, Hai Jin, Yunhao Liu, Lionel M. Ni, "Difficulty-aware Hybrid Search in Peer-to-Peer Networks", Proceedings of  the 36th International Conference on Parallel Processing (ICPP 2007), XiAn, China, September, 2007. (Best Paper Nominated) 

    Awards
  • 2015 National Science and Technology Progress Award second prize
  • 2014 NSFC Outstanding Yong Scientist Award
  • 2013 CCF-Intel Young Faculty Researcher Program
  • 2012 National Excellent Doctorial Dissertation Award of PR China
  • 2008 WWW'08 Student Travel Award
  • 2007 ICPP'07 Best Paper Award Nomination
  • 2005 Microsoft Fellowship
    Projects
  • Principle Investigator,“Fast Storage and Processing Platform for Big Data”,  The National Key Research and Development Program of China, (No.2016QY02D0302), RMB 2,630,000, April, 2017- April, 2020
  • Co-Principle Investigator, "City-level E-government Big Data Sharing Platform and Applications",  Project of Science and Technology Program of Guangdong Province, (No. 2015B010131001), MB 33,500,000, Jan. 2015 - Dec.2017.
  • Principle Investigator, "Distributed Computing and Systems", Outstanding Young Scientist Award by The National Natural Science Foundation of China, (No.61422202), RMB 1,000,000. Jan. 2015-Dec.2017.
  • Principle Investigator, "Reducing Inter-server Communications in Online Social Network Data Centers based on the Analysis of User Interaction Behavior", National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 61370233), RMB 780,000 Jan. 2014~Dec. 2017.
  • Principle Investigator, "Large scale Online Social Network Content Search", The Foundation of the National Excellent Doctorial Dissertation, MoE, China, (No. 201345), RMB 700,000. Jan. 2013~Dec.2017.
  • Principle Investigator, "Highly Connected BigData Storage and Processing in Large-scale Online Social Networks",  The CCF-Intel Yong Faculty Research Program (YFRP), USD 15,000, July 2013~June 2016.
  • Principle Investigator, "User Behavior Extraction and New Business Prediction based on the Network-side Big Data", Project of the Joint Foundation of The Ministry of Education - China Mobile Communications Corporation,  (No.MCM20130382), RMB 500,000. April. 2014-Dec.2015.
  • Principal Investigator, Innovation Research Fund of Huazhong University of Science & Technology, The Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities, No.2014YQ014, RMB 70,000. April 2014 ~ Dec. 2015.
  • Principal Investigator, Innovation Research Fund of Huazhong University of Science & Technology,The Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities, No. 2014TS150, RMB 350,000. Jan. 2014 ~ Dec. 2015.
  • Principle Investigator, "Inter-doman Resource Managment for Big Data Processing",  Project of China Electric Power Research Institute Research Fund, (No.EPRI4106-14298), RMB 400,000. Aug. 2014-Dec.2014.
  • Principle Investigator, "Indexing based on User Content Summary for Large-scale Online Social Search Systems", The Research Fund for the Doctoral Program of Higher Education of China, (No.20110142120080), RMB 40,000, Jan. 2012~Dec. 2014
  • Principle Investigator, "Interaction-locality based Communication Optimization in Large Scale Online Social Network Content Search Systems", The Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities, No.2013TS095, RMB 50,000, Jan. 2013~Dec. 2014
  • Principal Investigator, Startup Faculty Research Fund of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, RMB 200,000, Jan.2010~Dec.2013.
    Group Members
  • PhD students
  • Fan Zhang,  PhD student (2014)
  • Changfu Lin,  PhD student (2015) 
  • Shuiying Yu,  PhD student (2015) 
  • Sijie Wu,  PhD student (2016) 
  • Syed Muhamamd Abrar Akber,  PhD student (2016) 
  • Akhmadjon Ruzikulov,  PhD student (2016) 
  • Liming Gui,  PhD student (2017) 
  • Daoliang He,  PhD student (2017) 
  • M.Mudassar,  PhD student (2017) 
  • Ming Chen,  PhD student (2018) 
  • Wen Gu,  PhD student (2018) 
  • Adeel Aslam,  PhD student (2018)   
  • Master students
  • Jingjing Zhan, Master student (2016)
  • Shunjie Zhou, Master student (2016)
  • Feiyue Wang, Master student (2016)
  • Jing Chen, Master student (2016)
  • Jie Tan, Master student (2017)
  • Huiyao Mei, Master student (2017)
  • Tangwei Ying, Master student (2017)
  • Numing Zhang, Master student (2017)
  • Wangcheng Zhang, Master student (2017)
  • Yonghui Wang, Master student (2018)
  • Jie Yuan, Master student (2018)
  • Rui Pan, Master student (2018)
  • Zhihao Jiang, Master student (2018)
  • Tingbao Nie, Master student (2018)
    Former Members
  • Fangjia Xing, Formal Master Student, Now with China Unicom
  • Liangyi Liao, Formal Master Student, Now with Huawei
  • Xuxiang Tian, Formal Intern,  Now with Carnegie Mellon University
  • Mengge Wang, Formal Intern, Now with Carnegie Mellon University
  • Hang Hu, Formal Intern, Now with VirginiaTech
  • Han Xiao, Formal Intern, Now with University of California, San Diego
  • Danjun Wan, Formal Master Student,  Now working with Huawei
  • Juncheng Yao, Formal Master Student, Now working with Baidu
  • Jiayu Du, Formal Master Student,  Now working with Industrial and Commercial Bank of China
  • Qiong Hu,  Formal Master Student,  Now working with Tencent
  • Xiaolong Cui, Formal Master Student, Now working with Baidu
  • Lingchao Guo, Formal Master Student, Now working with Microsoft
  • Shaoliang Wu, Formal Master Student, Now working with Netease Game
  • Ning Jin, Formal Intern,  Now Ph.D student in Southern Denmark University
  • Kaiji Chen, Formal Intern, Now Ph.D student  in Southern Denmark University
    Services
  • International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks (Editor Board Member)
  • Frontiers of Computer Science in China   (Young Associate Editor) 
  • 2017 International Workshop on Networking BigData Oriented Systems (PC Co-Chair)
  • 2014 IEEE Asia-Pacific Services Computing Conference (APSCC 2014),  (PC Co-Chair)
  • 2014 International Workshop on Mobile Internet Big Data,  (PC Chair) 

    Upcoming Conferences

  • Last updated  2018-7-13