Wenyao Xu

University at Buffalo

Dr. Wenyao Xu is an Associate Professor of the Computer Science and Engineering Department, University at Buffalo (SUNY). His group has focused on exploring novel sensing and computing technologies to build up innovative Internet-of-Things (IoT) systems for high-impact human-technology applications in the fields of Smart Health and Cyber-Security. Results have been published in peer-reviewed top research venues across multiple disciplines, including Computer Science conferences (e.g., ACM MobiCom, SenSys, MobiSys, UbiComp, ASPLOS, ISCA, HPCA, Oakland and CCS), Biomedical Engineering journals (e.g., IEEE TBME, TBioCAS, and JBHI), and Medicine journals (e.g., LANCET). His group won six best paper awards, two best paper nominations and three international best design awards. His inventions have been filed within U.S. and internationally as patents, and have been licensed to industrial players. His research has been reported in high-impact media outlets, including the Discovery Channel, CNN, NPR and the Wall Street Journal. Dr. Xu is an Associate Editor of IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Circuits and Systems (TBCAS), serves the technical program committee of many conferences in the field of Smart Health and Internet of Things, and has been a TPC co-chair of IEEE Body Sensor Networks in 2018.