Kang   Xi

Kang Xi

Industry Associate Professor

Electrical & Computer Engineering

  • Phone: (718) 260-3504
  • Office: 10.070 (2 MetroTech Center, 10th Floor)

Journal Articles

  1. Bo Yan, Yang Xu, Hongya Xing, Kang Xi, and H. Jonathan Chao, "CAB: A Reactive Wildcard Rule Caching System for Software Defined Networks", HotSDN 2014 (accepted, to be presented).
  2. Junjie Zhang, Kang Xi, Min Luo, H. Jonathan Chao, “Dynamic Hybrid Routing: Achieve Load Balancing for Changing Traffic Demands”, IEEE IWQoS 2014 (accepted, to be presented).
  3. Junjie Zhang, Kang Xi, Min Luo, H. Jonathan Chao, “Load Balancing for Multiple Traffic Matrices Using SDN Hybrid Routing”, IEEE HPSR 2014 (accepted, to be presented).
  4. Ashkan Aghdai, Fan Zhang, Nadun Dasanayake, Kang Xi, H. Jonathan Chao, “Traffic Measurement and Analysis in an Organic Enterprise Data Center”, IEEE High Performance Switching and Routing 2013 (best student paper finalist).
  5. Kuan-yin Chen, Yang Xu, Kang Xi, H. Jonathan Chao, “Intelligent Virtual Machine Placement for Cost Efficiency in Geo-Distributed Cloud Systems”, IEEE ICC, 2013
  6. Kang Xi, Yu-Hsiang Kao and H. Jonathan Chao, “A Petabit Bufferless Optical Switch for Data Center Networks”, book chapter in “Optical Interconnects for Future Data Center Networks”, Springer, 2013, Part 3, 135-154.
  7. Junjie Zhang, Kang Xi, Liren Zhang, H. Jonathan Chao, “Optimizing Network Performance using Weighted Multipath Routing”, IEEE ICCCN, 2012.
  8. Adrian S.W. Tam, Kang Xi, Yang Xu, H. Jonathan Chao, “Preventing TCP Incast Throughput Collapse at the Initiation, Continuation, and Termination”, IEEE IWQoS, 2012.
  9. Ivan Lam, Song Zhao, Kang Xi, H. Jonathan Chao, “Hybrid Security Architecture for Data Center Networks”, IEEE ICC 2012.
  10. Adrian S.W. Tam, Kang Xi, H. Jonathan Chao, “Scalability and Resilience in Data Center Networks: Dynamic Flow Reroute as an Example”, IEEE Globecom, 2011.
  11. Kang Xi, Yulei Liu, H. Jonathan Chao, “Enabling Flow-based Routing Control in Data Center Networks using Probe and ECMP”, IEEE INFOCOM 2011 Workshop on Cloud Computing, 2011.
  12. Adrian S.W. Tam, Kang Xi, H. Jonathan Chao, “Use of Devolved Controllers in Data Center Networks”, IEEE INFOCOM 2011 Workshop on Cloud Computing, 2011.
  13. H. Jonathan Chao and Kang Xi, “Bufferless Optical Clos Switches for Data Centers”, OFC 2011.
  14. Kang Xi, H. Jonathan Chao and Chaoyi Guo, “Recovery from Shared Risk Link Group Failures using IP Fast Reroute”, in proceedings of IEEE International Conference on Computer Communication Networks (ICCCN) 2010 (best paper award).
  15. Adrian S.W. Tam, Kang Xi, H. Jonathan Chao, "Leveraging Performance of Multiroot Data Center Networks by Reactive Reroute," in proceedings of the 18th IEEE Symposium on High Performance Interconnects, 2010
  16. Kang Xi and H. Jonathan Chao, “IP Fast Reroute for Double-Link Failure Recovery”, in proceedings of IEEE Globecom 2009.
  17. Adrian Tam, Kang Xi and H. Jonathan Chao, “A Fast Reroute Scheme for IP Multicast”, in proceedings of IEEE Globecom 2009.
  18. Kang Xi and H. Jonathan Chao, “ESCAP: Efficient SCan for Alternate Paths to Achieve IP Fast Rerouting”, in proceedings of IEEE Globecom 2007.
  19. Kang Xi and H. Jonathan Chao, “IP Fast Rerouting for Single-Link/Node Failure Recovery”, in proceedings of IEEE Broadnets 2007.
  20. Kang Xi, Shin’ichi Arakawa and Masayuki Murata, “Virtual Fully Connected WDM Network: A High Performance Single-Hop Architecture for Metropolitan Area Networks”, Elsevier Journal of Optical Switching and Networking, 3 (2006),  pp. 24-40.
  21. Kang Xi, Shin'ichi Arakawa, and Masayuki Murata, “An efficient algorithm for converter placement in dynamic WDM networks,” in Proc. of International Conference on Communications (ICC 2005), Seoul, Korea, 2005.
  22. Kang Xi, Shin'ichi Arakawa, and Masayuki Murata, “How many wavelength converters do we need?” in Proc. of 4th Optical Network Design and Modeling (ONDM 2005), Milano, Italy, 2005.
  23. Kang Xi, Shin’ichi Arakawa, Masayuki Murata, Ning Ge, and Chongxi Feng, “Packet-Mode Scheduling with Proportional Fairness for Input-Queued Switches”, IEICE Trans. Commun., vol. E88-B, no. 11, pp. 4274-4284, November 2005.
  24. Kang Xi, Ning Ge, and Chongxi Feng, “Performance comparison of cell-based and packet-based switching schemes for shared memory switches,” Journal of Electronics, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 55-63, Jan/Feb 2004.
  25. Kang Xi, Shin'ichi Arakawa, and Masayuki Murata, “Virtual fully connected WDM network: architecture, scheduling and performance evaluation,” in Proc. of 1st Annual International Conference on Broadband Networks (BroadNets 2004), San Jose, CA, pp. 222--232, Oct. 2004.
  26. Kang Xi, Shin'ichi Arakawa, and Masayuki Murata, “Fast restoration of signaling packet transportation in WDM networks under multiple failures,” in Proc. of 13th International Conference on Computer, Communications and Networks (ICCCN 2004), Chicago, pp. 1--5, Oct. 2004.
  27. Kang Xi, Ning Ge, and Chongxi Feng, “Design of multi-service SDH networks: formulation and heuristics,” Journal of Electronics, Vol. 20, No. 3, pp. 215--219, May/Jun 2003.
  28. Kang Xi, Ning Ge, and Chongxi Feng, “High throughput multicast solution for shared memory packet switch,” in Proc. of IEEE Workshop on High Performance Switching and Routing (HPSR 2002), Kobe, Japan, pp. 239-243, 2002.

 

Education

Tsinghua University, China, Class of 2003

Doctor of Philosophy, Electronic Engineering

Tsinghua University, China, Class of 1998

Bachelor of Science, Electronic Engineering

Research Interests

  • Data Center and Cloud Computing
  • Software-Defined Networking
  • Routing and Resilience
  • High Speed Networks
  • Network Security