Xiaohua Xu, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science
College of Computing and Software Engineering
Kennesaw State University
1100 S. Marietta Pkwy
Marietta, GA 30060
Office: Atrium Building (J) 341
Tel: (470) 578-6355
Fax: (470) 578-9032
Skype: dr.xiaohua.xu
E-mail: xxu6 AT kennesaw.edu


iLab-CNS (Interdisciplinary Laboratory for Cyber-Physical Systems, Network Security, and Statistical Learning)

Affiliate Member

Institute of Computing and Cybersystems (ICC)

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Dr. Xu is a tenure-track Assistant Professor and the director of the iLab-CNS (Interdisciplinary Laboratory for Cyber-Physical Systems, Network Security, and Statistical Learning) in the Department of Computer Science at Kennesaw State University. His teaching and research interests include network security, machine learning, and wireless networking. Over the years, he has published 54 papers in highly respected conferences and journals, such as IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking and IEEE INFOCOM. He has received the best paper award from the Department of Computer Science, Illinois Institute of Technology. Dr. Xu's h-index is 18 and his total citation has exceeded 1,000 since 2013, according to Google Scholar. Four of his publications have been cited more than 100 times each. Dr. Xu has delivered more than 30 talks at conferences and universities worldwide. Dr. Xu has served on program committees of numerous international conferences. As a PI, Dr. Xu received an NSF grant totaling $244,808 among other grants.



I am currently looking for motivated undergraduates, Masters, and/or PhD students to join my research group. I am also interested in hosting visiting students and scholars. Please contact me if you are interested.



  • Dr. Xu is invited to serve in the thesis committee of a GRA student.
  • Dr. Xu is invited to serve in the program committees of IEEE ICC and Globecom 2018.
  • Dr. Xu is invited to serve in the program committee of IEEE INFOCOM 2018.
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Recent Professional Activities...
  • PC member, IEEE INFOCOM 2018.
  • Session Chair, IEEE INFOCOM 2017.

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