Xinlei Chen

Assistant Professor

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AIoT, ArtificialIntelligence

Pervasive Computing, Cyber Physical System, Robotics, Urban Sensing

Brain Computer Interface, Human Computer Interface



· 2013.08 - 2018.05, Carnegie Mellon University, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Ph.D.

· 2009.09 - 2012.07, Tsinghua University, Electronic Engineering with Excellent Dissertation Award, M.S.

· 2005.08 - 2009.07, Tsinghua University, Electronic Engineering, B.Eng.


· 2021.06 - Present, Tsinghua-Berkeley Shenzhen Institute, Tsinghua Shenzhen International Graduate School,
 Assistant Professor, Principle Investigator



· 2017 Best Poster Award in IEEE/ACM IPSN

· 2016 Best Poster Runner-Up in ACM SenSys

· 2016 Best Demo Award in ACM SenSys

· 2012 Excellent Master Dissertation of Tsinghua University



(# equal contribution, * correspondence author)

· Chen, X.#*, Xu, S.#, Han, J., Fu, H., Pi, X., Joe-Wong, C., Li, Y., Zhang, L., Noh, H.Y. and Zhang, P., 2020. PAS: Prediction-Based Actuation System for City-Scale Ridesharing Vehicular Mobile Crowdsensing. IEEE Internet of Things Journal, 7(5), pp.3719-3734.

· Chen, X.#*, Xu, S.#, Liu, X., Xu, X., Noh, H.Y., Zhang, L. and Zhang, P., 2020. Adaptive Hybrid Model-enabled Sensing System (HMSS) for Mobile Fine-Grained Air Pollution Estimation. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing

· Chen, X., Ruiz, C., Zeng, S., Gao, L., Purohit, A., Carpin, S. and Zhang, P., 2020. H-DrunkWalk: Collaborative and Adaptive Navigation for Heterogeneous MAV Swarm. ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks (TOSN), 16(2), pp.1-27.

· Xu, S.#*, Chen, X.#, Pi, X., Joe-Wong, C., Zhang, P. and Noh, H.Y., 2019. iLOCuS: Incentivizing vehicle mobility to optimize sensing distribution in crowd sensing. IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing, 19(8), pp. 1831-1847.

· Chen, X.*, Zhao, Y. and Li, Y., 2019. Qoe-aware wireless video communications for emotion-aware intelligent systems: A multi-layered collaboration approach. Information Fusion, 47, pp.1-9.

· Chen, X., Wang, Y., He, J., Pan, S., Li, Y. and Zhang, P., 2019. Cap: Context-aware app usage prediction with heterogeneous graph embedding. Proceedings of the ACM on Interactive, Mobile, Wearable and Ubiquitous Technologies, 3(1), pp.1-25.

· Chen, X.*, Zhao, Y., Li, Y., Chen, X., Ge, N. and Chen, S., 2018. Social trust aided D2D communications: Performance bound and implementation mechanism. IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, 36(7), pp.1593-1608.

· Chen, X., Zhu, Z., Chen, M. and Li, Y., 2018. Large-scale mobile fitness app usage analysis for smart health. IEEE Communications Magazine, 56(4), pp.46-52.

· Chen, X., Purohit, A., Pan, S., Ruiz, C., Han, J., Sun, Z., Mokaya, F., Tague, P. and Zhang, P., 2017. Design experiences in minimalistic flying sensor node platform through sensorfly. ACM Transactions on Sensor Networks (TOSN), 13(4), pp.1-37.

· Chen, X., Purohit, A., Dominguez, C.R., Carpin, S. and Zhang, P., 2015, November. Drunkwalk: Collaborative and adaptive planning for navigation of micro-aerial sensor swarms. In Proceedings of the 13th ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (pp. 295-308).