Department of Computing and Software
McMaster School of Biomedical Engineering
Dr. Rong Zheng is a Professor in the Dept. of Computing and Software. She is also an associate member of the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engr., a member of the School of Computational Science and Engineering, and a member of the McMaster Insitute of Research on Aging in McMaster University, Canada. Rong Zheng is a Joseph Ip Distinguished Engineering Fellow from July 1, 2015 to June 30th, 2018. She is a member of the MacData institute, and a Principle Investigator of the Computing Infrastructure Research Centre (CIRC).
Dr. Rong Zheng’s research lies at the intersection of mobile computing, wireless networking and active machine learning. Details of her current active research projects can be found at this Dropbox link.
MacQuest 2.0 was released in Google Play. MacQuest is a McMaster campus navigation and map mobile app developed by the Wireless System Research Group.
Our datacenter research is featured on EurekAlert and Data Center Dynamics.
Wireless system research group captured the first prize in indoor localization competition in IPSN’17 in the infrastructureless category.
Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, USA
Master of Engineering (thesis) in Electrical Engr., Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engr, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
|PhD McMaster/UH||MASc/MSc McMaster/UH||MEng (McMaster)||Postdoc Fellow||Undergrad (McMaster)|
SCHOLARLY AND PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
2018 – present Editor, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
2018 – present Editor, IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering
2015 – present Editor, IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
2017 Guest Editor, IEEE Transactions on Network Science and Engineering, SI on Learning-based Management, Modeling and Control in Networking
2012 Guest Editor, Elsevlers Computer Communications, SI on Cyber Physical Systems
2008 Guest Editor, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, SI on Wireless Location Estimation and Tracking
2019 Workshop, Tutorial, Competition Co-Chair, IEEE/ACM CPS-IoT Week
2017 Technical Program Co-Chair, ACM Workshop on Mobile Crowdsensing Systems and Applications, co-located with ACM SenSys
2016 General Co-chair, IEEE IEEE/IFIP International Conference on Embedded and Ubiquitous Computing (EUC)
2014 Technical Program Co-Chair, ACM Workshop on MobileHealth, co-located with ACM MobiHoc
2012 Technical Program Co-Chair, IEEE International Conference on Cyber, Physical and Social Computing (CPSCom)
2012 Technical Program Co-Chair, International Conference on Wireless Algorithms, Systems, and Applications (WASA)
Grant & Personnel Committees
2015 – 2017 NSERC Discovery Grant Computer Science Evaluation Group
2009/10/12/14 US National Science Foundation (NSF) Panel
2006 – 2017 IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
2004 – 2015 IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing
2004 – present IEEE Journal of Selected Area of Communications
2008 – 2013 ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks
External Grant Reviews
2017 Alberta Innovates Strategic Research Projects
2016, 2017 Technology innovation development award (TIDA), Science Foundation Ireland
2013 — 17 NSERC Discovery Grants
2013 NSERC Strategic Grants
2011,13,18 NSERC Collaborative Research and Development (CRD) Grants