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Yang Guo

Crawford Hill, NJ, USA


Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Massachusetts Amherst


I am a researcher with Network Algorithms, Protocols and Security (NAPS for short), at Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent. Prior to the current position, I was a Principal Scientist at Technicolor (formerly Thomson) Corporate Research at Princeton, NJ. I obtained Ph.D. from University of Massachusetts at Amherst in year 2000, and B.S. and M.S. from Shanghai Jiao Tong University.


Selected Articles and Publications

  • Yang Guo, Alexander L. Stolyar, Anwar Walid, “Shadow-Routing Based Dynamic Algorithms for Virtual Machine Placement in a Network Cloud”, INFOCOM, Turin, Italy. April,  2013.
  • Xiwang Yang, Yang Guo, Yong Liu, "Bayesian-inference Based Recommendation in Online Social Networks", IEEE Transactions on Parallel and Distributed Systems, Volumn 24, Number 4, Page 642-651, 2013.
  • Xiwang Yang, Harald Steck, Yang Guo and Yong Liu, "On Top-k Recommendation using Social Networks", 6th ACM Conference on Recommender Systems (ACM RecSys), Dublin Ireland, September, 2012.
  • Vijay Kumar Adhikari, Yang Guo, Fang Hao, Matteo Varvello, Volker Hilt, Moritz Steiner, Zhi-Li Zhang, “Unreeling Netflix: Understanding and Improving Multi-CDN Movie Delivery”, INFOCOM, Orlando, FL, USA, March, 2012.
  • Sha Hua, Yang Guo, Yong Liu, Hang Liu, Shivendra S. Panwar, “Scalable Video Multicast in Hybrid 3G/Ad-hoc Networks”, IEEE Transaction on Multimedia, Vol. 13, No. 2, April 2011. 
  • Hao Hu, Yang Guo, and Yong Liu, “Peer-to-Peer Streaming of Layered Video: Efficiency, Fairness and Incentive”, IEEE Transactions on CSVT, Vol. 21, No. 8, August 2011.
  • Xiwang Yang, Yang Guo, Yong Liu, “Bayesian-inference Based Recommendation in Online Social Networks”, INFOCOM 2011 Miniconference, Shanghai, China, April, 2011.
  • Chao Liang, Yang Guo and Yong Liu, “Investigating the Scheduling Sensitivity of P2P Video Streaming: an experimental study”, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Vol. 11 No.3, 2009.


I have over twenty granted/pending patents.